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About Coach

Meet Howie Jackson

Howie Jackson is a Tennis Canada certified career tennis coach with 37 years of coaching history in the Lower Mainland.

With over 60,000 hours of on court tennis coaching experience, Howie coaches all levels and ages of tennis players, from beginners to national champions.

In his playing career, Howie was ranked in the top 10 in the open category in British Columbia in both singles and doubles.

Howie provides a comprehensive approach to player development, blending technical efficiency, tactical proficiency and psychological awareness to create a complete tennis player.

Howie's practical, results based coaching emphasizes subtle modification and enhances immediate improvement. Howie is always available to discuss your tennis game and its future.

Private and semi-private lessons are available for members and non-members.

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About Coach

Bill Wang

The Board of Directors of the Richmond Tennis Club is pleased to announce the appointment of Bill Wang as an approved coach at RTC. Originally from Shanghai, Bill brings with him a wealth of experience from his years of coaching in China and Japan. Bill has a passion for the game of tennis and loves to compete. He is the 2017 Canadian Over 55 Doubles Champion and 2022 Canadian Over 60 Doubles Champion.

Bill is a Tennis Canada certified tennis instructor and has been coaching in Richmond for the past six years. He has coached the Richmond High School tennis team, volunteered his time at the RBC Learn to Play kids day at UBC and at the Olympic Day at the Richmond Oval, and provided private lessons to many adults and children in the city. At present Bill is working with the RTC league teams to improve their doubles strategy.

Bill is fluent in Mandarin, Japanese and Shanghainese. He is available to teach private lessons to members and non-members.

Indoor Coaching Hours 2021/2022

Howie Jackson

Days

Time

Tuesday

1pm to 6pm and 8pm to 10pm

Thursday

1pm to 6pm and 8pm to 10pm

Friday

12pm to 4pm Sat. 6pm to 9 pm

Sunday

5pm to 10pm

Bill Wang

Days

Time

Monday

1pm to 7pm

Wednesday

1pm to 6pm

Friday

4pm to 7pm

Saturday

3pm to 9 pm

Assistant Coach

David

David was born in Shanghai and came to Canada with his parents in 2012. He started playing tennis at the age of 5. He competed nationally in the under 12 age group in China. Upon arrival in Canada, he played on the Richmond High Tennis Team which won the Richmond Zone championship, 4 years in a row and went on to compete at the Provincial High School Championships (2013-2017).

He earned his Tennis Canada Instructor coaching certificate in 2018 and in addition to coaching at RTC he has coached at the Steveston Community Centre.

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Our vibrant community of the Richmond Tennis Club, where tennis enthusiasts come together to enjoy the sport they love. Our club fosters a warm and inclusive atmosphere, offering members the opportunity to connect with fellow players and participate in a variety of events and activities. Whether you're a seasoned player or just starting out, you'll find a supportive community here at Richmond Tennis Club, where everyone is welcome to join in on the fun and excitement of the game.

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Since the 1960s, the Richmond Tennis Club has championed tennis in the city. Incorporated in 1975, we operate on city-owned land, proudly partnering with Tennis BC. Home to the Richmond Open Tournament, we're a key player in the local tennis scene.

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