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MEET THE TEAMGet to know the on court team


Rob Baran

Wandsworth Common

Rob is a great motivator and is very passionate about improving players of all standards and ages by targeting 4 elements of the game: Technical, Tactical, Mental and Physical. Allowing players to goal set and achieve measurable results at their own pace.


Letitia Kruger

King Georges Park

Letitia is a South African coach with more than 10 years experience in taking players through the pathways of development starting at 2 years old to tournament ready. She competed in national junior tournaments and also represented her university.


Maria Tsekou

Tooting Common

Maria’s experience as a player, competitor and coach enables her to teach with a player-centered approach catering to each individual’s goals and abilities. She brings her enjoyment and enthusiasm of the game to the court and is a great motivator.


Dylan Lacey

Leaders Gardens

As the son of a tennis coach, tennis was always going to play a part in Dylan’s life. Dylan loves working with every age group and all levels. Having a laugh on court whilst getting the best tennis outcome is his philosophy!


Matt Stringer

King Georges Park

Matt has been coaching over 10 years and has vast experience coaching both kids and adults of beginners through to advance. He recently returned to All Star after running his own coaching business in New Zealand. His passion for tennis is infectious and he is most satisfied when players walk off the court wanting more.


Finlay Deterte

King Georges Park

Finlay has recently returned to the all star team, having had a few years back in his home country of New Zealand where he has been working with a wide range of players from beginners to US scholarship. Growing up in New Zealand Finlay has a great appreciation for the outdoors and is looking forward to sharing his kiwi way of thinking with players of all levels and abilities.


Luke Morgan

Furzedown Rec

Luke is an enthusiastic PE Teacher and tennis coach who knows everyone is different. He’s coached tennis for all age groups from 4 – 86yrs old and brings energy and knowledge to his sessions. From novice to advanced level, improve all areas of your game, and play happy.


Francesco Bellesi

Leaders Gardens

Francesco is a professional tennis coach. He is Italian and has been living in the UK for 6 years. He is enthusiastic and has had a great passion for tennis since he started playing at just 5 yrs old. Francesco finally got the opportunity to follow his dream to become a coach with us here at All Star and we are fortunate to have him in the team.


Jamie Stagg

King Georges Park

Jamie is a passionate lacrosse and tennis coach who started coaching with All Star in 2015 after completing a degree in Sports Science. Having coached university teams and within schools Jamie believes players learn best when having fun and being challenged. Jamie is also a qualified racket stringer.


April Kerr

Tooting Common

April is known for her infectious enthusiasm as she coaches all types of players through their tennis journeys. She has experience competing at a high level as a junior player and transitioned into her coaching career after completing her tennis scholarship at university in the US.


Mike Zethrin

Wandsworth Common

Mike has played tennis since a young age growing up in South London. He made a career change a few years ago to start coaching tennis locally so he could spend more time with his family, live a healthier & more fulfilling lifestyle. He enjoys coaching all ages and abilities and loves to share his passion for tennis.


Charlie Forys

Wandsworth Common

Charlie has over 15 years experience working with adults and juniors. Having competed in his teen years, he gained insight into the latest techniques and coaching methods, which he uses with his students. Charlie loves tennis, he has a real passion for being on court and making a difference to players of all ages and standards.


Jay Stephenson

Wandsworth Common

Jay is an experienced sports coach who started off as a professional snowboarding athlete. To this day he trains hard so he knows a thing or two about what it takes to get the most out of your body and mind! Jay is full of energy and will insure you enjoy yourself as you improve and develop your skills.


Easwara Shanthakumar

Tooting Common

Joey Snell

Wandsworth Common

Joey has coached tennis around the world for the last 8 years. Most recently in Southern California, where he spent 3 years as the Junior Program Director at a country club near San Diego. He enjoys coaching all ages and abilities but especially loves seeing shy beginners turn into fully fledged intermediates and beyond!


Thibaut Meunier

All Locations

Noé Silue

Wandsworth Common

Noé is an experienced tennis coach, having played tennis from a young age and honing his craft coaching at various clubs around London for the past 8 years. Off court he is a musician and brings his passion for learning and having fun to the court. Noé loves connecting with all players that have a love and interest for the sport!


Gary Parker

All Locations

Michael Davis Higuera

King Georges Park

Michael is passionate about fitness and tennis and believes in a Sport Science approach to developing players. He has been a Head Coach, has worked for the International Tennis Federation in Tennis Development and achieved a 1st for his BSc in Sports Science. He still plays in leagues and tournaments whenever he get a chance.

Lessons with the Team

To request individual or small group lessons please join our waiting list. We always endeavour to match your requirements.