Club Coaching Information - Kiwi Tennis


Kiwi Tennis and Glendowie Tennis Club work in partnership to provide our members with great coaching opportunities.


Kiwi Tennis is a professional tennis coaching team focused on the tennis fundamentals.

Founded to provide a complete programme for tennis players of all ages and abilities, our aim, here at Kiwi Tennis, is to help you master the essentials of the game in a simple and effective way.

We believe in providing pathways for our players at every level, which means developing them to the best of their ability; whether this is to play for fun, to compete for your club, the region, or NZ.

Our team have worked at numerous high performance tennis centres with some of the best coaches and players in the world; passed multiple tennis coaching qualifications; are all Tennis New Zealand Registered coaches and First Aid qualified and have studied undergraduate and masters degrees at universities in the UK and the USA. All of this, to give our players the best advice and guidance possible, making the complicated sound simple.


Glendowie Tennis Club members receive 15% discount on ALL Kiwi Tennis programs. Join the club & email the office for the 15% discount code 







Head Coach

I started playing tennis at the age of 4 and enjoyed playing competitively from the age of 12 through regional and national competitions.

After university and travelling the world playing socially, I returned to New Zealand to pursue tennis competitively.  I fell in love with coaching and encouraging others to play. Seeing players progress is extremely rewarding and with a sharp eye and understanding of the game from all aspects, I have developed a large range of players.  I have completed my ITF Level 1 Junior Development Certificate through which I learnt many skills to add to my programme.

Qualifications - Tennis NZ Fundamentals Certificate, Tennis NZ Junior Development Certificate (ITF Level 1) - BOP teams event representative - Caro Bowl player 2017- current - Skills Active Sports Coach certificate - Bachelor of Science in Biology and Psychology

Core skills - Played ITF pro circuit- Trained with an elite WTA coach in Japan -

International exposure to tennis at a high level - able to coach all levels of the game - fluent in French - great communicator with all ages.

Contact me hilary.woodham@gmail.com / 027 542 0008 | Private lessons : $70.00ph




Please view Term 2 and Easter Holiday Camps on these links.

GDTC Kiwi Tennis Squads, Term 2 2019

GDTC Kiwi Tennis, Easter Holiday Camp


Adult Coaching.

Our adult coaching programme can cater for any age or ability, from a complete beginner through to the seasoned pro. Whether you want to start playing tennis for the first time, or even if you compete regularly, we can improve your game and provide a great social, fit and healthy environment for you to have fun.

Please follow this links to view Adults Programs.

GDTC Kiwi Tennis Adults program, Term 2 2019