Tennis Coaches

Edgbaston Priory employs three full-time tennis professionals, and also has a number of self-employed tennis coaches providing group and private coaching.

All our coaches are LTA qualified, licensed, CRB checked and first aid trained.

Leyla OganLeyla Ogan, Racquets Manager

Senior Performance Coach
Fully Licenced Coach, CRB, First Aid and Fully Qualified Referee
Has the skills and knowledge to teach all ages and abilities
Leyla played junior Wimbledon and played on the professional circuit for three years and achieved world ranking inside the top 500.
She was also World Amateur Champion in Australia 2005
She has represented Warwickshire in Senior County tennis for over 20 years and has won Group 1 three times.
She has represented Great Britain in Junior and Senior Events and won
the World Team Event for Great Britain in 2012 and 2013.
She is currently GB Over 35 Captain.
She plays National Club League for Edgbaston Priory Club, winning in 2003, 2004 and 2005

Price: £30 an hour


Fully licensed coach , First Aid & CRBkatie
Ability to coach all ages.
Katie represented GB U/18 & U/21 & Over 35s, 40s & now playing over 45s.
She played on the professional circuit for 4 years, reaching 284 in world for singles & 170 for doubles.  She played at Junior Wimbledon and played singles & doubles at the Australian Open in 1998.
She is a national league playing Captain , winning titles 2003, 2004 and 2005 and Warwickshire Ladies playing Captain from 1998 to current year, winning county titles in 1997 & 2000.
She is also Warwickshire area league captain.
She is an IC member and a full member of the All England Lawn Tennis Club.

Price:       £28
Contact: 07721 648648

claireClaire is an LTA Licensed Coach. Before joining the club Claire successfully ran her own coaching company and built a strong programme across two clubs, coaching on average 150 people a week. Claire is confident about coaching all ages and abilities and really loves playing the game.

Claire has coached in the USA for many summers, heading up the tennis programme for a private organisation, leading on average 200 girls.

Price:           £25
o7545 334805

evieEvie completed her Level 3 coaching course lasy year. She is First Aid trained and DBS checked.

Evie started playing at a young age and has represented Hertfordshire at all junior ages and competed to a national level. Evie loves playing and has a good understanding of the game.

Contact:     07715 650808