Who We Are

Kinder Tennis coach Charlie Crawford has spent his entire working career in the development of young athletes. While still at school, Charlie began his career working as an athletics coach at Box Hill Athletics Club.


Since then he has moved on to coaching at various tennis clubs, working with clients ranging from kinder-aged children to adults. He found his niche coaching kinder-aged children and founded Kinder Tennis in 2016. Charlie spends his time off in the summer helping to coordinate the nippers program at his local surf lifesaving club, currently one of the longest-serving age-group managers having embraced the role since he was 14.


Charlie holds a Tennis Australia Junior Development Qualification, current senior first aid and CPR qualifications and Working With Children Check.