About Coach 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.

Please contact him @

phone: 604.263.7173 or

e-mail: howie7173@hotmail.com

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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 reigning over 55 Canadian 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.

 

Please contact him @
phone: 604.368.7185 or 
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 Please contact the RTC office at 604-273-3631 for more information.

 

Indoor Coaching Hours 2021/2022

Howie Jackson 
Tues.    1pm to 6pm and 8pm to 10pm  
Thurs.   1pm to 6pm and 8pm to 10pm
Fri.    12pm to 4pm Sat. 6pm to 9 pm
Sun. 5pm to 10pm 

Bill Wang
Mon. 1pm to 7pm
Wed. 1pm to 6pm
Fri. 4pm to 7pm
Sat. 3pm to 9 pm

 


 

assistant coach, Cathy

Originally from Yunnan, China, Cathy was a professional tennis player with the Yunnan Provincial Tennis Team for over 10 years. She won numerous provincial championships and competed for her province at the national level. She graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology from Yunnan Normal University, specializing in tennis coaching. She has over 15 years professional coaching experience in China and Richmond, BC.

Cathy worked as an assistant coach for the Yunnan Provincial Tennis Team and supported several top players from the province in both Asian and National events. She is highly experienced in technical skill development/improvement, as well as competing tactics.

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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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