Coaching at
Oakham Tennis Club

Coaching at Oakham Tennis club is run by Dan Potter and his team.

They offer a coaching programme for all standards and ages. To find out
more about group courses and opportunities for coaching lessons, contact Dan via email or phone.

Dan Potter – Head Coach

Level 3 LTA Licensed and USPTR instructor Coach
Mobile : 07834 470940

Qualifications: LTA Level 3, PTR Level 4, LTA Accredited +, LTA, NVQ, DBS, Safeguarding, First Aid and LTA Insured. 

Dan Potter is a tennis teaching professional with over 10 years coaching experience and 25 years playing experience and as a Junior played County Tennis. 

Dan has coached players of all abilities from club to county level. He has worked with many clubs in the region and supported the LTA in the development of club tennis in local communities. His player performance programmes has also enable many juniors to reach their full potential. Dan has also introduced and delivered tennis programmes to many state and independent schools around the Midlands. 

Other past experiences include working in the US to help lead tennis programmes for children in Massachusetts Summer camps. Dan also worked in Cairns Australia to enhance development of talented juniors in the local area. 

Although he only joined the coaching set up at Oakham in 2014, Dan has played for the club since he was a junior. Over recent years, Dan has been heavily involved in the development of junior and senior club tennis. His work has enabled Oakham Tennis Club to become one of the top coaching set-ups in Rutland & Leicestershire. 

Dan’s objective at Oakham is to provides an enjoyable and positive learning environment for all levels. He aims to maintain a high-competitive but fun standard at the club. Where players want it, Dan will strive to motivate and guide ambitious players to their highest level.

Junior coaching courses for 2020.

Dan Potter provides all of the tennis coaching at Oakham Tennis Club.

Dan is a level 3 LTA licensed Coach and USPTR professional. Along with his Team Dan runs a comprehensive programme for all ages and abilities. Whether Oakham’s Coaches are introducing facets of the game to young children or helping good players to be great, they rigorously follow a professional philosophy.

For further details, including current information on the coaching programme please look at coaching programme information in courses or contact Dan on 07834470940 or email

Key training values:

Programmes are tailored to individual or group needs.
Learning must be well structured, fun and inspirational.
Success requires building personal confidence.
Building a love of tennis and creating a sense of ambition within the game.
A good learning environment is a well organised environment.
Our Programme

Take a look at some of our schemes:

Dynamic groups for Beginner, Improver or Team Player.
One-to-one coaching with stroke analysis and technical improvements.
Mini tennis -approved programme by LTA with all equipment provided – softer balls, smaller racquets and nets make learning easy for younger players.
Full Performance Programme geared to taking juniors to the highest level of competition the can achieve

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How to register and make payment for all courses