Michael Herd is the official Club Coach for Pen-y-ffordd Tennis Club (see news story relating to Mike's appointment in March 2013).
Mike grew up in the north Wales area and went to Mold Alun secondary school. He studied a BSc in Sports Sciences at Bangor University and is a Level 4 tennis coach. He began playing tennis at the age of 9, played for north Wales U18s, and competed against some of the best players in the UK when representing Bangor University. He has coached all ages and abilities with experience dating back as far as 2010.
Mike is available for private coaching at the club's facilities to both members and non-members (members pay a reduced price) and can be contacted via his own website, via this website, or on
07527 908 808 to call / text / WhatsApp message.
Apart from private coaching, Mike runs a variety of junior coaching sessions at various times for various age groups - see the Mike Herb Coaching website for details.
And there's also a coaching programme for adults - see details here.
Mike Herd, Club Coach