The Team






Glenn Richards
Head Tennis Professional 

Glenn is a Certified Coach 2 & Club Pro 2, and recently held the #1 National “over 45” Singles and doubles ranking. Was also #1 ranked men’s singles player in B.C. in 1989 as well as the #1 ranked “over 35” player in Canada in 1999. In addition, Glenn held a singles world ranking in the early 1990’s and has coached at the Burnaby Tennis Club for over 29 years. 


Shelley RoxburghIMG_0097
Assistant Tennis Professional  Cell: 604-782-5024

Shelley is a Club Pro 1 certified coach. She has 20 plus years of coaching experience, and has been responsible for adult groups from beginner to advanced, kids summer camps, competitive junior development, private lessons, doubles clinics, and ladies league teams. She has coached in the UK, USA and Canada.

She has played professionally on the WTA circuit and held a career-high world ranking of #112 while competing at Wimbledon and the US Open. She represented Great Britain from 1978-1984, and was the #1 ranked British junior in 1984. She represented Canada in the Senior World Team Championships in Durban, South Africa in 2006, and was a finalist in individual World Championships (over 40) in 2006.


Jack Pei Xiao
Assistant Tennis Professional Cell:778-885-7028

Jack is a Club Pro 1 coach with 7 years of coaching experience.  He has been responsible for adult private and group lessons; junior private and group lessons; and junior development programs and more.  He is well known for his efficient method in teaching adults and for his patience and dedication in teaching kids. Jack always sets goals for his students and keeps parents informed about their children’s progress.






Eliza Haight  – Club Manager                                                                  

DYEliza comes to  us having considerable experience in Club management and all it entails. She was the former General Manager of Cliff Avenue United FC in North Burnaby for the last 7 years.  Please introduce yourself to her in the office.   Eliza may also be reached by  email at