Sphynx Head Coach, Chris Parkes
Our Head Coach, Chris Parkes, is available for both squad and private coaching, and is fast developing into one of Southport's best tennis coaches having already achieved great success as a player at both county and national levels to date.


Chris Parkes

Chris runs Tennis Camps for juniors looking for some fun and tennis coaching during the school holidays.
To book your place, call Chris on 07753 143 007.


Coaching Programme


Our Spring & Summer season will commence on Friday evenings from the end of March. For further details and to book your place, contact our Head Coach, Chris Parkes on 07753 143 007


Chris Parkes Playing profile:-

Represented Great Britain
Played in same Great Britain squad as Andy Murray
Represented Great Britain in internationals against Sweden, Israel, France, Spain, and Belgium
Represented Lancashire at all age groups
Won Junior County Cup at Under 18s
County Champion at All Levels
Won Under 15s National Championships
Awarded Scholarship to Millfield School
Won both public and private National School Championships
Awarded Scholarship to Bath University
Won B.U.S.A. Championships (National University Chamionships)
Awarded Scholarship to University of New Mexico
Achieved National Ranking of Top 30 in N.C.A.A’s in USA.
Current LTA Rating 2.2
Reached Semi-Finals of National Club Finals for Holcombe Brook (June 2010)

Coaching Profile:-
Head Coach of Sphynx Tennis Club (2009 to present)
Graduate Assistant Coach at University of New Mexico (2008 to 2009)
Assisted Ben Saunders at Blundellsands LTC for 6 months (2005-2006)


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