Stuart has been playing tennis since the age of 8.  He was a Junior Champion in New Zealand in the 1980s and made it to the first round at Wimbledon.  Stuart attended the Nick Bollettieri Tennis Academy in Florida as a junior and has met Andre Agassi, Bjorn Borg and Jim Courier.

He has been coaching Tennis for the last 6 years and is passionate about using his knowledge and love of tennis to develop the fitness and skills of players of all levels and ages.

What Stuart loves about teaching tennis is seeing players progress while developing a keen love for the sport, instilling confidence and inspiring players of all ages to be the best they can be.

Stuarts’s qualifications include:

  • Tennis Australia ANZ Hot Shots
  • Tennis Australia Community Coaching.
  • ATPCA Graduate Level 2 Advanced Professional Tennis Coach.

His personal philosophy about coaching is to keep focused, stay motivated, maintain the passion for the game and to enjoy the wonderful sport that tennis is.