Cheshire Tennis

About us

Cheshire Tennis work only with premium, credible and reliable coaching staff who are:

Head Coach Phil Spencer

Phil is a Level 5 Master Club Coach.
LTA Accredited, Licensed, Insured, CRB checked and First Aid trained.

Phil has worked at academies abroad with 2 years coaching in Spain, Australia, New Zealand, USA and Singapore. Previous to this Phil was the Junior Co-ordinator at David Lloyd Manchester for 3 years.

Phil started as an assistant coach while still at college. The knowledge he gained from his time studying sports psychology and physiology at the University of Manchester has helped him to develop many county juniors.

Phil has lots of energy on court and makes sessions both fun and enjoyable for everyone and keeps up to date with the latest technology including video analysis.

Phil has coached a variety of pupils from three years old right up to eighty three and some celebrities along the way.

Phil recently became Head of Tennis for Bowdon LTC in January 2017

Phil’s favourite shot is the topspin lob.

Roberto Romero Sanchez

Top Spanish coach Roberto Romero Sanchez.

Roberto has an impressive resume and has played against some of the world’s top players including Nadal!

Spain Championship player U18 playing against Nicolas Almagro and Rafael Nadal.

  • Murcia U18 Tennis champion.
  • European Championship U15 Team Tennis Runner-up representing Murcia (Team included Nicolas Almagro)
  • Training partner of Nicolas Almagro from age 12 to 18.
  • Ranking in the top 150 players in Spain at 17 years of age.
  • RPT Coach (Level 4)
  • Degree in Physical Activity and Sports Science.
  • Tennis Coach at La Manga Club Murcia (Spain) 2006-2013.
  • Roberto’s favourite shot is the smash.

Assistant Coach Shona Morris

Shona is currently a Level 3 LTA coach and Head coach for Hale Country Club. Shona has coached in Scotland and abroad in the USA where she was based in New york.

Shona has a strong playing background having played at a county junior level and still competes at tournaments around the country.

Shona makes her sessions both fun and informative and is available for individual lessons.

Shona’s favourite shot is the drop shot!

Assistant Coach Will Morton

Will Morton is a LTA level 2 Coach. He is currently the Head coach of Hale Barns Tennis Club has been playing Tennis since he was six years of age and has competed against County, National and Davis Cup standard players. Will is also looking to complete the LTA level three coaching course in 2017

Assistant Coach Brad Brown

LTA Level 3 Club Coach

Brad is an expert in mini Tennis technique and footwork. Brad has been playing Tennis since the age of five and started playing at David Lloyd Cheadle.
Brad has recently been ranked in the top 20 male players in Cheshire, regularly competing in tournaments around the region. He has been coaching at various clubs in Cheshire including David Lloyd Cheadle, Fallowfield, Sale and Pownall Park Tennis clubs. Brad has also been coaching the University of Manchester students for the last two years.Brad has been another fantastic addition since joining the Cheshire Tennis team in Summer 2014.

Assistant Coach David Lloyd-Tyrrell

David Tyrrell is a Level 2 Coach and has been playing regional tournaments and local doubles leagues over the last 20 years. He has recently been helping to assist the coaching groups at Bowdon LTC and will continue to help with the larger groups as well as at the Grammar school in 2017. David is also looking to complete the LTA level 3 course in 2017.