Head Coach

About Liam

Liam Cassidy is one of Irelands leading coaches. He is a Tennis Ireland Level 3 performance coach with 30 years experience teaching the game. He has held the post of Head Coach and Director of Coaching at clubs in both Ireland and the UK and has travelled and worked with many of the country's leading Junior and Senior players.

Liam has been the chairman of the Tennis Coach Ireland (formally Tennis Ireland Coaches Association) since 2006. He is a Tennis Ireland Coach Developer, a member of the Tennis Ireland Coach Education Committee and is a Tennis Ireland Coach Mentor.

Liam is a regular speaker at the TCI National Coaches Conference and at TCI regional coaches workshops. He has played Class 1/Premier League tennis since 1989, He has won numerous tournament titles and has represented Ireland at the Veteran's World Championships for the past several years.

Liam's Qualifications

  • Tennis Ireland Level 3 Performance Coach
  • Tennis Ireland Coach Developer/ Tutor
  • Coaching Ireland Tutor
  • Tennis Ireland Coach Mentor
  • Cardio Tennis Instructor Level 1 & 2
  • Padel Tennis Federation of Ireland Level 1 Coach

Coaching Experience

  • 2017: Tennis Consultant Westwood Tennis Leopardstown
  • 2016 - 2017: Interim Head Coach Rathgar Tennis Club
  • 2014 - 2017: Coach Mentoring & Individualised level 1 course delivery (Tennis Ireland) Resource Development
  • 2011-2014: Portmarnock Tennis Club (Director of Coaching)
  • 2007-2015: Lansdowne Tennis Club (Club Coach)
  • 2005-2007: Clontarf Tennis Club (Director of Coaching)
  • 1997-2002: Westwood Club Leopardstown (Director of Tennis Development
  • 1994-1996: Maidstone Tennis & Fitness Centre, UK (Head Coach)
  • 1990-2010: Leinster Squad Coach (U/10, U/12, U/14, U/16) 1990-1994, 1999-2001, 2009-2010
  • 1995: Irish U/14 Team Coach (Youth Olympics)
  • 1990-1994: Tennis Ireland (Schools Mini Tennis Coordinator)
  • 1990-1994: Dublin Parks Tennis League (Activity Director)
  • 1992: Founder Member Tennis Ireland Coaches Association. TCI Chairman 2006 to Present
  • 1990-1994: Rathgar Tennis Club (Head Coach)
  • 1990-1994: Fás Tennis Coaches Course (Course Supervisor)
  • 1987-1994: Clontarf Lawn Tennis Club (Head Coach)
  • 1987-1994: Irish U/16 Team Coach ETA & ITF events France, Spain, Germany

Coaching For:

Junior / Senior - Group or Private.

Available:

Leixlip Tennis Club Coaching Programmes

Standards:

All Standards

Leixlip Tennis Club

Collinstown

Leixlip

Co.Kildare

info@leixliptennisclub.com