Coaching in Bective

Meet our club coaches, Tom McKeogh, John Brady (our resident Padel expert!) and Karl Purcell (Junior coach). All three are fully qualified and highly experienced coaches, and are also available for private tuition.

New members are entitled to free group lessons and you will also be paired with a mentor who will help you integrate into the club and arrange matches for you.

Check out our Tennis and Club News pages for details of upcoming tennis and coaching events.

Our Coaches

Tom McKeogh (Tennis)

Tom has been coaching in Bective and privately for over 25 years, and his programmes are renowned for encouraging players of all ages to reach their full potential.

He oversees the club tennis events and socials and is also involved with league team selection. If you are looking to play some tennis, get in touch with Tom today!

  086 273 4699

  Send Tom an email

John Brady (Tennis & Padel)

John coaches both in Bective and privately, and he looks after Cardio, refresher, and other courses in the club.

John has also recently introduced Padel to Bective, and is actively promoting the game in-house and throughout the locality. If you would like to try your hand at Padel, get in touch with John today!

  086 259 6965

  Send John an email

Karl Purcell (Junior Tennis)

Karl is a Level 3 Tennis Ireland certified coach. He has responsibility for the Junior section in the club and always ensures a busy and diverse programme to keep everyone involved.

He also runs camps throughout the year, but you need to book early - these camps are hugely popular.

  087 645 5931

  Send Karl an email

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