Tim Shackleton

Co Manager and Director of Coaching

Tim ‘Shack Attack’ Shackleton is Toptenn’s very own Super Man. Tim was a former Toptenn student for over 5 years and has been involved in competitive tennis since he was 10 years old.

Currently, Tim plays Grade 4 Pennant for the Burwood Tennis Club on Saturday afternoons.

Tim manages all coaching at Toptenn Tennis, including designing our comprehensive ANZ Hot Shots, Teen Xtreme, Ladies and Holiday Clinic coaching programs. 

Shack Attack also applies his bio-mechanics knowledge to a wide range of private sessions – working with them to fine tune technique and tailor winning strategies.

Tim has had extensive mentoring from Toptenn Tennis Club Professional Coach Tristan Harper and Master Club Professional / Toptenn Director Peter Owen and in 2015 completed his Tennis Australia Level 2 ‘Club Professional’ Coaching Course.


  • Exercise and Sport Science at Deakin University

  • Level 2 Club Professional Coach – Tennis Australia