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James Mott is our Tennis Coach (LTA Level 4 Senior Performance Coach).


James has been working at Bounds Green since November 2016. He is current Captain and Lead Coach of the Middlesex Under 9s County Team.

James currently coaches a number of Nationally ranked juniors.

He has played for Middlesex and North Wales County teams and achieved a national ranking of 39.

His contact details are:


TELEPHONE:  07963 521385

“Since I’ve joined Bounds Green I have built up a strong junior coaching programme and a series of fun programmes for adults covering all levels of ability. Our Saturday morning adult sessions are proving very successful. We are looking forward to getting more of our junior and adults into the Middlesex Tennis leagues next year. “

You do NOT have to be a member of Bounds Green Bowls and Tennis Club to have coaching from James, but you will receive a discounted price on coaching if you are.

*Picture not taken at Bounds Green! We have all weather carpet courts.


Day & Dates:

Tuesday – September 4, 11, 18, 25 | October 2, 9, 16, 23 

Friday – September 7, 14, 21, 28 | October 5, 12, 19, 26

*NEW* Tots Tennis: Reception/ Nursery

Tuesday – 3.45 – 4.15pm

Friday: 3.45 – 4.15pm

Mini Tennis (School Years 1 – 4)

Tuesday – 4.15 – 5pm

Friday: 4.15 – 5pm

*NEW* Saturday 9 – 10am

Junior Tennis (School Years 5 – 8)

Tuesday 5 – 6pm

Friday 5 – 6pm


Drop-in: £8 per 1-hour session 

Sign up for the full programme (6 weeks): £42 (£7 per 1-hour session).

SPECIAL OFFER:Sign up 2 or more children (OR 1 child both sessions) for full programme then £6 per session per child!


Dates: Every Saturday

10-11am: Improver session (can hit all shots)

11am – 12noon: Advanced Improver (Club level match players)

12noon – 2pm: Advanced (Tournament players)

If you are unsure of your level then please call James to discuss which session which would be best for you.

Classes are limited to 8 players so please call James to reserve your place.


Drop-in: MEMBERS £8  | NON-MEMBERS £10 per 1-hour session 


James is also offering a re-string service.

He has been stringing for 16 years. Turnaround takes 5-7 days, however if you’re in a rush he can often restring within 24 hours.

He has lots of other strings so please ask if you’d like more options.

Luxilon Alu Power – £24 (Silver)

Very durable string which provides power and topspin player with plenty of bite on the ball. The most popular string on the Men’s ATP Tour. Chosen by Juan Martin del Potro, Tomas Berdych, and Petra Kvitova.

Babolat RPM Blast – £22 (Black)

The choice of Rafael Nadal, and Stanislas Wawrinka! RPM Blast is a high density co-polyester, octagonally shaped string giving phenomenal spin, explosive power, and great feel. String of the year 2010.

Hybrid – Luxilon Alu Power &  Prince Synthetic Gut£22

A mixture of 2 popular strings. Similar to what the pro’s use without the cost of natural gut. Good mix of power, control and durability. For other string combinations just ask.

Prince Premier Attack Multifilament – £20 (Black)

Very soft and excellent tension maintenance. The multi-filament outer wraps provide a resilient, arm friendly response with good access to power.

Prince Synthetic Gut – £19 (Orange)

The #1 selling string in the world. Something for everyone: good playability, good durability, good price. For players looking for a responsive string that is light on the arm.

Babolat Synthetic Gut – £17 (natural, white, or pink)

Excellent value for players that demand a durable string with soft feel.

Prince Tournament Nylon – £16 (natural)

Exceptional value, a durability string for the recreational player.

Want to use your own string? No problem.

Provide your own string: £12

Bumper guard/grommet strip replacement: £10

Wilson over grips £2 each (white).

Thin grips as used by Roger Federer. Goes over the top of your original grip.

Wilson replacement grips £5 each (black)

Replacement for your racquets original grip. Perforated thick foam surface provides a soft and comfortable feel.


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