Wedmore Tennis Club Chief Coach
Craig Phillips is our Chief Coach, and has been playing tennis since he was 13. He has 8 years’ coaching experience at Wedmore Tennis Club and The Avenue Tennis Club, Burnham. Craig has completed a 3 year LTA apprenticeship. He has been six times Open Champion and 4 times Somerset Closed Champion.
Craig represents Somerset’s Men’s County Cup team which reached division 2 and has achieved a ranking of 52 in the country as well as number 1 in the county.In August 2014, Craig flew to Spain to take part in a gruelling training regime at Global Tennis Academy, run by former World Number One Rafa Nadal’s coach of nine years, Jofre Porta. He feels this has enhanced his playing and coaching performance.