Biography Contributions Anne Pankhurst is a consultant to a number of sport organisations around the world. She has designed and developed PTR's 3 strand and 3 tier accredited Coach Education pathway for coaches in the US and worldwide. She currently trains tennis coaches in different academies worldwide. Anne has published a number of articles and book chapters on player and coach development. Her PhD is concerned with effective talent ID and development, with the result that she specializes in developing effective training programmes for junior players with potential . Anne was the LTA's Coach Education Director before moving to join USTA, initially as Manager of Coaching Education before becoming consultant for USTA's 10u program.