The Coaching Team at Dowton is made up of Tennis Director Josh and Lead Coach Ben. Josh is a Level 4 Senior Club Coach and Ben is a Level 3 Club Coach, both come with a wealth of playing and coaching experience and look forward to meeting you over the Spring and Summer.


Josh Gook
Tennis Director

1.2 LTA Rating
Qualified LTA Level 4 Senior Club Coach
Won Tournaments at County, Regional and National Level
Current Hampshire and IOW County Team Player
Top 10 in the World touchtennis Pro
Former Sponsored LTA Junior
Top 20 Ranked U18 in the UK
Sponsored by Mantis
Qualified Level 3 Advanced Personal Trainer
Director of JG Tennis
DBS Checked, First Aid Trained and Accredited by the LTA


Ben Brading
Lead Coach

LTA Level 3 Tennis Coach
Former US College Player
NAIA National Quarter-finalist with Xavier University of Louisiana
Isle of Wight Team Player in 6 NatWest World Island Games.
Former Isle of Wight Men’s Singles, Men’s Doubles, & Mixed Doubles Champion
Represented the South East at Nike Junior Tour National Finals
Fully Accredited, First Aid Trained and DBS checked.
LTA Competition Organiser


Please note that you must be a club member to receive preferential coaching rates.