The Club


General Manager – Philip Torjussen

Philip has overall responsibility to manage the Club on a daily basis and will be doing his best for the Club to fulfill its vision of being the top rackets club in the region.  Philip can be found either in the office or around the Club but he does have some time off so do contact him directly if you haven’t seen him and you want a chat.  Email Philip on

Catering Manager – Jo Bray

Jo creates all the delicious meals and cakes that we serve at the Café bar and can be found in the Club kitchen.  Email Jo on

Club Administrator – Christine Shore

Christine looks after all Club Administration and is always happy to help with any membership enquiries. She is at the Club from Monday to Wednesday and she can be found in the reception office. Email Christine on

Head Squash Coach – Hadrian Stiff

Hadrian and his team runs the Squash programme at the Club. His hours vary week to week so email or mobile is the best way to get in touch with him. See our Squash page for further info. Email Hadrian on

Head Tennis Coach and Pro Shop Manager – Tom Therrien

Tom oversees the Tennis Coaching team and runs the Pro Shop. He can usually be found at the Club from Monday through to Saturday. He spends a lot of time on court so email is the best way to get in touch.  Email Tom on

Physiotherapist – Richard Brown

Richard is our onsite Physiotherapist. His treatment room is situated by the Squash Courts at the rear of the Club building. Richard manages his own diary so please contact him directly for an appointment.  Email Richard on

England Squash

England Squash and Racketball

The Club Charter is a progressive club development programme that aims to increase the number of adults and juniors playing squash and Racketball in clubs, increase the recruitment, education and development of coaches and volunteers, and improve the infrastructure of our club network.  The Club Charter is linked to Sport England’s Clubmark award.  Put simply, by achieving Club Charter status, we have shown our commitment to offer a welcoming environment, set high standards in child protection, and work closely with local schools to develop the future generations of squash and Racketball players.

Activ Bath

Activ Bath

Club Mark

Club Mark

Sport England recognises and values the commitment made by the Lansdown Club to develop high quality, welcoming environments for young participants. The development of clubs that encourage young people to take-up sport, improve their talents, possibly play a leadership role and give them the option to initiate and maintain life-long participation in sport is an essential part of supporting the sporting infrastructure in England. The Lansdown Club are proud to have been recognised for achieving the standards necessary to obtain the Clubmark award.