Meet The Team
Henry Lamb is a registered LTA and qualified PTR coach with 10 years experience. He has coached all age groups through school, holiday and club programmes. He has played representative sport and was a teacher at Fulham Prep School for over three years after completing a Secondary PGCE. Henry is DBS checked and first aid trained.
"I never look back, I look forward." - Steffi Graf
Mark Norman has been on the Henry Lamb Tennis team as Head Coach since 2014 and he holds an LTA Level 2 Coaching Certificate. An all round sportsman, Mark represented his school in football, hockey, tennis, real tennis, rackets and squash. He has competed in LTA tennis tournaments around the country and played at the Queens' racquets competitions. Mark is DBS checked and first aid trained.
"I'll let the racquet do the talking." - John McEnroe
Alfie Greenwood joined the team in 2014 and he holds an LTA Level 1 Coaching qualification. An all round sportsman, he has also coached and played competitive football, cricket and hockey as well as tennis. He looks forward to acting as Head Coach for Henry Lamb Tennis holiday camps this year. Alfie is DBS checked and first aid trained.
"I love the winning, I can take the losing, but most of all I love to play." - Boris Becker
Crystal Sutar is a full time tennis coach who also plays competitive tournaments across the UK. She trained in Spain and whilst there, competed in two International tournaments. Crystal has 3 years experience in coaching young children and adults from beginners to intermediate level. She is a lively and popular addition to the Henry Lamb team this year. Crystal is DBS checked.
"..it is not the opponent you fear, it is the failure itself, knowing how near you were but just out of reach." - Andy Murray
Alexander Haug is PTR qualified and has coached for Henry Lamb Tennis since 2014. He has played competitive tennis and football throughout his school years. He is a dedicated tennis player and fan and last year was inspired by a training session with the legendary tennis coach, Nick Bolletieri. Alex is DBS checked and is a fundamental part of the Saturday Club and holiday camp coaching teams this season.
"You just try to play tough and focus point for point. Sounds so boring, but it's the right thing to do out there." - Rafael Nadal
Junior Babalola-Davies joined the team this year and he holds an LTA Level 3 Coaching Certificate. Over the past seven years he has had experience in coaching all ability levels and age groups, from mini-red through to performance players. Junior competes at a high level of college tennis in the US, where he plays for his University in North Carolina, alongside studying medicine. He is an avid tournament player and enjoys cross-fit training. Junior is DBS checked and first aid trained.
"Average skill with phenomenal will is deadly" - Eric Thomas
Toby Cole has been part of the holiday camp coaching team for Henry Lamb Tennis since 2016. He has represented his school in the Aegon Senior Schools Competition and currently plays on the Bournemouth University BUCs league. Toby is DBS checked.
"I don't always play for the records" - Roger Federer
Ollie Skailes joined the coaching team this year and he holds an LTA Level 1 Coaching Qualification. A general sporting enthusiast, he also holds an FA Level 1 Football Coaching Qualification and still plays regular competitive tennis, football and rackets whilst attending Manchester University. Ollie is excited about the prospect of coaching more camps throughout the coming summer. He is DBS checked and first aid trained.
"Losing is not my enemy, fear of losing is my enemy." - Rafael Nadal
Anthony Rawlinson has been a welcome part of the team as Head Coach of our Mini Red camps and school clubs since 2013. He developed a passion for tennis as a youngster watching Wimbledon and now enjoys igniting the same excitment for the game in children as well as helping them to unlock their potential. Anthony also works as a fitness trainer and provides tennis-specific conditioning. He is DBS certified and First Aid trained.
"Life is like tennis. No matter how many times you try, if you keep making the same mistake and you don't practice to get it right, you will never get better." - A Agassi