Coaching at Purton Tennis Club

Jon Bastin – Club Coach

John is a former county player, has worked in several clubs around Wiltshire and is currently working with Team Bath, so we are very pleased to have him at Purton.

To contact Jon, please call: 07900 613449.

Training/Qualifications

I am Trained & Qualified through the LTA & have maintained a Full License since the Licensing Scheme began. I am an LTA Level 4 Senior Club Coach [Accreditation Plus] & attend regular LTA courses throughout the year.

Coaching Background

Short Tennis

Started Assisting my Dad teaching Short Tennis in 1983.
Coached Short Tennis in 1984 at the following venues;
Wroughton Sports Centre.
Cricklade Leisure Centre.
Croft Sports Centre.
Wootton Bassett Leisure Centre.
Dorcan Sports Centre [Working with Junior County Teams]
Oasis Leisure Centre.

Tennis

Started Coaching with my Dad at Royal Wootton Bassett Tennis Club in 1986.
Coaching Sessions at Ridgeway Sports Centre.
Delta Tennis Centre when it first opened.
Oxford School of English Tennis Programme.
Wiltshire County Coach/County Manager for Boys U18’s
Ashton Keynes Tennis Club.
Shrivenham Tennis Club.
Royal Wootton Bassett Tennis Club.
Pewsey Tennis Club.

School Coaching

Dauntsey’s School West Lavington.
Pewsey Vale School.
St John’s Marlborough.
Commonweal School.
Hreod Burna School.
Royal Wootton Bassett Academy.

2007-2020 University of Bath Senior Club Coach, Lead Coach on Adult Coaching programme.

Playing Background

Junior Wiltshire County Player between U10 & U18.
County Champion at U18 Singles, Doubles, & Mixed Doubles.
Played a few Senior matches for Wiltshire County.
Regularly played Division 1 Tennis for RWB Tennis Club in Swindon & District League.
Regularly Played Everest National Club League for RWB Tennis Club.