Our Coaches

Chris Gorman

Club and Lead Juniors Coach – Chris Gorman

Squash Level 2 and Racketball

Chris does much of his coaching at Sevenoaks school as well as Biddenden Squash club where he has coached four Juniors from beginners to representing Kent in the national Inter-Counties Championships.

He is also the Assistant Coach for the U11 and U13 Kent Junior squads.

07583 926984
Chris Gorman


Assistant Coach – Matt White

Squash Level 2 and Racketball

Matt supports Chris with the junior coaching and also coaches at Tunbridge Wells Sports Centre where he runs a very successful junior squash section. Matt is an experienced coach who develops excellent relationships with the young players and he has introduced a number of players to the West Kent Junior Leagues.

He also plays regularly and hosts thejunior leagues at the sports centre on a regular basis.

07803 932005
Matt White


Assistant Coach – Andrew Boshoff

Squash Level 1 and Racketball

Andrew works with the coaching team for junior coaching sessions and runs the junior inter-club team leagues across Kent on behalf of the Kent Squash and Racketball Association. He also captains the Poult Wood 2 squash team in the adult inter-club leagues. He loves racket sports, has previously coached tennis and also plays competitive badminton.

07879 493977
Andrew Boshoff


Assistant Coach – Tony Hooper

Squash Level 1 and Racketball

Tony supports both Chris and Matt with the junior coaching, is the Secretary for the juniors and also runs both the senior and junior club competitions. The club has a number of players in the West Kent Junior Leagues and Tony runs this league on behalf of Kent Squash & Racketball Association.

07748 623129
Tony Hooper



Coach – Mike Tonge

Squash Level 3 and Racketball

Mike has been playing squash for over 40 years, some say he invented the sport. He has been playing Squash at Poultwood and throughout Kent and Sussex since 1979 years.

He has been coaching since 2005, when he took early retirement.  Mike a licensed level 3 coach and is also qualified as a racketball coach.  He set up the club’s junior section in 2006 and now runs the club’s group coaching.  Mike is also available for for individual or group lessons.

01732 364831
07925 829778