Paul Selby

Director of Coaching | Level 4 Coach

Paul has coached National Champions at both senior and junior level, as well as female and male world top ten players, including; former world no.7 Rebecca Macree, current PSA player Daryl Selby (Highest WR no.9) and former world no.21 Carla Khan.

Paul has also coached numerous National top 10 juniors in all age groups. He is the current U15 Boys County Coach and East Regional Coach. He has also been a coach educator in South Africa, a Player Liaison / Sponsorship Scout for Head and occasionally guest commentates for PSA Squash TV. Assistant National Coach Norway.

Individual Lesson Prices: £27 for 40 mins / £37 for 60 mins

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Daryl Selby

Elite Performance Coach | Level 2 Coach

Daryl has been a professional squash player for 13 years, reaching a highest World Ranking of 9 and has won 12 PSA titles.

Daryl won Commonwealth Games Doubles Bronze Medal in Glasgow 2014 with James Willstrop and was British National Champion in 2011. He has represented England almost 100 times, winning World and European Team titles at both Senior and Junior Level. He has also been National Racketball Champion on 6 occasions.

Daryl will be supporting our elite players and will be a regular guest group coach. His expertise will be invaluable.

Chris Chitty

Assistant Coach | Level 2 

Chris runs an excellent junior programme at Harwich Sport Centre and many of the current county players started at her sessions.

We are delighted that Chris is available to coach on some of our Saturday junior squads, her insight into the game will bring a different element to our sessions. Chris also works alongside Lauren as the Essex girls County Coach.

Lauren Selby

Director of Coaching | Level 3 Coach

Lauren has 17+ years coaching experience. She started coaching at 16 and was the youngest female to obtain her ESR Level 3 Coaching qualification at 17.

Lauren is an ex-professional player, reaching her highest world ranking of no.34. She was the National singles, doubles & mixed doubles Racketball Champion in 2012. Lauren has coached several England no1 junior players and many other top ranking junior players of all ages. She is the current girls County Coach & the East Regional Coach. She also led the England U15 & U17 teams to victory in the European Team Championships in 2015.

Lauren also holds a BSc Sports Science degree from Loughborough University & is also qualified in Sports Nutrition.

This is Lauren’s third season as Lead National Coach Norway for Junior and Senior teams.

Individual Lesson Prices: £25 for 40 mins / £35 for 60 mins

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Will Southworth

Coach | Level 3

Will has been coaching full time for over 3 years. He is an Essex County Junior Coach & is one of the lead coaches for our primary school programme, he is also an experienced mini squash coach. Will plays a vital role in the junior development programme.

Individual Lesson Prices:  £22 for 40 mins / £32 for 60 mins

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David Harris

Assistant Coach | Level 2 

David is a very proficient Masters squash player, ranked within the European Top 40. He’s also a level 2 coach and is a regular face assisting us with our Primary School Programme and Roman Cup competitions. 

You’ll see him assisting at Academy sessions and Adult Club Nights too.

Emily Ison

Junior Development | Level 3 Coach

Emily has been coaching for 10 years. She’s an ex professional player and has a wealth of coaching experience. She has a huge passion for the sport and in particular women and girls squash.

Emily was Head of Coaching at Ipswich Sports Club and is lead Junior County Coach for Suffolk. She is also assistant National Coach to the Senior and Junior teams in Norway. Emily is a fantastic asset to have on the team. 

Individual Lesson Prices: £25 for 40 mins / £35 for 60 mins

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Conor Adams

Assistant Coach | Level 2 

Conor has been playing squash since he was 10 & has had a very successful junior career to date. Over the past few years he has gained some great experience working with the OTWS coaches to deliver our primary school programme. 

Conor has been coaching full time for 2 years now and is a valuable member of the coaching team. He’s an integral part of our Primary School Programme and Academy group sessions.

Individual Lesson Prices: £17 for 40 mins 

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Dave Smith

Assistant Coach | Level 1 

Dave is a keen squash player and plays regularly at our Adult Club Night. Last season he took his coaching qualification and is now a regular assistant coach at our academy sessions.

He is great with the kids and is a huge asset to have as part of our coaching team.

Lucie Selby

Assistant Coach | Level 1 

Lucie has been playing squash for over 20 years and has recently gained her coaching qualification.

Lucie will provide assistance to the coaching team by supporting our junior programme.