MEET THE TEAM - Tony Cherry, Head of Tennis

Tony has been coaching tennis for the past 20 years across Kent. Before Tony found tennis, as a teen, Tony played semi-professional football for several Kent clubs. He attended the University of Greenwich where he attained a degree in Sports Science with Professional Tennis Coaching. 

Coaching Qualifications 
- Fully Licensed & Accredited
- LTA Level 4
- PTR Academy PRO
- RPT Instructor

Tony was a National Tester for the PTRuk and has currently trained six players from juniors to become successful full-time professional coaches. During his many year's coaching tennis, he’s taught hundreds of players from beginner’s and county to national level with the same enthusiasm and love of the sport which attracted him initially to start playing tennis in his late teens. 

Tony still play’s competitively on the ITF seniors Tour and has a career high of 219 in the world, and has made No8 UK and No1 in Kent in his age group. He is also the current holder (2018) and three-time winner of The Kent Messenger Cup.

Tony and his team have a proven track record of helping players improve their game. Whether it's to learn new shots or develop your technique, coaching is the perfect way to make the game more enjoyable. Group coaching, 1-2-1 or junior coaching is available at Avenue Tennis.  To find out more, please visit here, alternatively email or call 01634 386188 where one of our tennis coaches will be happy to help. 

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