Bobby Gillespie
USPTA (Elite Professional)
Fred King - Tennis Professional


Contact Bobby Gillespie at (813) 476 5787

Bobby Gillespie operates BG Tennis LLC and is also Director of Tennis at Lake Jovita Golf & Country Club. He was born and raised in Shrewsbury, England.

On the teaching side he holds the highest possible rating with the USPTA (Elite Professional). 

On the playing side, he won National Schools Championships at Repton School and National Collegiate Championships while at Loughborough University. 

Bobby graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Honors) in Physical Education, Sports Science and Recreation Management.

About us

Coach Mitchell has become an integral part of our teaching staff.

He excels teaching our young beginners and has done this for a number of years now.

His passion for teaching the kids is second to none.

Matt Holsopple  - Tennis Professional
David Mitchell - Tennis Professional

Matt attended East Lake High School and has taught tennis for nearly 25 years.

He was recently the Head Tennis Pro for Tampa Prep School and that followed being Head Professional at Hunters Green Golf & Country Club.

​He has spent years teaching at the Saddlebrook Resort where in addition to teaching, he spent time being the Adult and Junior Coordinator.

​We welcome Matt to BG Tennis and look forward to him helping us grow our programs.

BG Tennis is operated by Bobby Gillespie and his team of coaches. It is based out of Lake Jovita Golf & Country Club, Live Oak Preserve and Estancia At Wiregrass. We serve Wesley Chapel Tennis, Dade City Tennis and New Tampa Tennis areas.

11 sectional doubles championships and 25 number one rankings in mens and mixed doubles. 

Taught at indoor club in St. Paul, Mn.for 20 years. 

Head girls high school tennis coach for 18 years.  

Inducted into the Northern/ USTA Hall of Fame in 2001.