ABOUT BRITISH ARMY TENNIS (ALTA)
Welcome to the official home of British Army Tennis. Whether you are interested in playing, coaching, officiating or spectating our website will point you in the right direction.
The Army Lawn Tennis Association (ALTA) caters for players of all levels, hosting tournaments, training days and events throughout the year. As a player, you can enjoy coaching at the Army Tennis Centre in Aldershot and the opportunity to compete in tournaments, fixtures, leagues and tours held across the globe . So if you’ve never picked up a racquet before and fancy giving it a try, or if you’ve played to a high level and want to continue doing so, please contact us using the details below.
MEET OUR COMMITTEE MEMBERS
Brig Darrell Amison CBE
ALTA LADIES' TEAM CAPTAIN
Capt Steph Hislop
ANNUAL 'LA MANGA' TRAINING CAMP POC
Capt 'Preet' Chandi
Lt Col (Ret'd) Bill Herlihy MBE
ALTA MENS' TEAM CAPTAIN
Capt Ben Rogers
ALTA COMMITTEE LIST IN FULL 20+ MEMBERS
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MEET OUR COACHES
ALTA LADIES' COACH
Coach James Pugh
James has been part of the ALTA Coaching set up since 2018.
James’ main focus is coaching and giving tactical guidance to both of our ladies teams to enhance their chances of victory at the 'A' and 'B' Inter-Services championships.
James' different style of coaching has been a delight for our ladies and if required he will also coach the Ladies' Masters team.
See details from his civilian tennis club here
ALTA MENS' COACH
Coach Jonny Kinsella
Jonny has been part of the ALTA Coaching set up since 2017.
Jonny’s main focus is training and mentoring our Mens 'A' players each year giving them the best preparation for competing at the Inter-Services in the summer.
Additionally when the time is required he will coach the other men's teams such as the Men's Masters and the Men's 'B'.
See his detailed civilian tennis bio here