September 4, 2017

Olivedale Tennis Club

Head Coach: Philip Lawson

About Philip:

Philip was born in Johannesburg and attended St Stithians College before he received a scholarship to the US. Here he exceeded and a player and obtained a Bachelor of Schience in Exercise Science, with a concentration in Sport Medicine from Pfeiffer University in North Carolina before returning to South Africa.

Philip has an ITF (International Tennis Federation) Level 1 coaching accreditation. He has worked with top 10 ranked junior players throughout his career. Louis Vosloo (who coached Kevin Anderson while he was ranked 29th in the world in singles), also coached Philip. After three years with Kinetik Tennis, Philip was promoted to Head Coach at Olivedale Tennis Club.


  • 4 Hard Courts (newly resurfaced)
  • 2 Flood Lit Courts
  • Clubhouse & Refreshments
Olivedale Coaching Programs