Coaching Qualifications

Peter Lumsden is a career coach with over 30 years professional experience. His coaching pathway has taken him from being a part time assistant whilst studying at University to beginning his development as a qualified Level 3 professional coach

Peter has a post graduate degree in Sports Science which means he is an expert in children’s developmental stages of learning and coaching methods/ethics and also the needs of aspiring professional athletes in the areas of sports psychology, bio mechanics, nutrition and strength and conditioning.

From local players to nationally ranked juniors, from the Pro Tour thru to ATP and Grand Slam success for his players Lumsden has developed as a coach and led his players and his own career down a path of continual learning and improvement which he now shares via the AATC,

  • Qualified Elite Level 3 Tennis Coach
  • High Performance coach mentor 2010 – 2014
  • Level 2 Advanced coach education facilitator 2006 – 2012
  • Private coach 1996 – 2008 of Wimbledon Doubles Champion Stephen Huss
  • New Zealand Fed Cup coach 2009
  • Manager Tennis New Zealand National Peak Performance program – women 2008 – 2009
  • New Zealand Junior Girls Fed Cup coach 2009
  • ATP tour coach 2001 – 2009 including all four Grand Slams and Masters Cup (Shanghai)
  • Undergraduate degree in Behavioural/Social Science (LaTrobe University)
  • Post graduate in Sports Science (Deakin University.)