The Team

babolat-logophoto(9)Glenn Richards
Head Tennis Professional

Glenn is a Certified Level 2 Coach & 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 the past 25 years. (glennrichardstennis@hotmail.com)

 

 

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

Shelley is a Level 1 certified Coach. She has 20 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 instructor level coach with 6 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                                                                  
DYThe Board of Directors of the Burnaby Tennis Club is excited to announce that we  have hired   Eliza Haight as our new Club Manager effective July 1st. Eliza 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 over the summer.   Eliza may also be reached by  email at elizahaight@burnabytennis.ca