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COACHING TEAM 2019

  MELBOURNE COACHING TEAM 2019

John McCurdy

John McCurdy

Melbourne Head Coach (Melbourne Park)

I want to encourage individuality and for players to foster core values of competitiveness, work ethic, respect and honesty.

John McCurdy

Melbourne Head Coach (Melbourne Park)

Daniel Norris

Daniel Norris

Melbourne Head Coach (Albert Reserve)

However hard you work, however serious you get, it must always remain fun!

Daniel Norris

Melbourne Head Coach (Albert Reserve)

Valerio Sarno

Valerio Sarno

Melbourne Senior Coach

I want my students to believe in themselves and work hard in order to achieve success. I succeed in their success.

Valerio Sarno

Melbourne Senior Coach

Aymeric Mara

Aymeric Mara

Melbourne Senior Coach

Your bad days define you and attitude will help or hinder progress. When you start with he right attitude, barriers start coming down.

Aymeric Mara

Melbourne Senior Coach

Pavlina Ticha

Pavlina Ticha

Melbourne Senior Coach

Resilience through tough loses is what really makes a tennis player good. Everyone makes mistakes, not everyone learns from them.

Pavlina Ticha

Melbourne Senior Coach

Roberto Rizzo

Roberto Rizzo

Melbourne Tennis Coach

If a student is smiling, they not only perform better, their learning is accelerated too. A positive attitude is key.

Roberto Rizzo

Melbourne Tennis Coach

Dave King

Dave King

ANZ Hot Shots Coordinator

When there is a positive culture in a club, that’s when players really start to improve. Foster good relationships first.

Dave King

ANZ Hot Shots Coordinator

Lorenzo Pasgal

Lorenzo Pasgal

Melbourne Tennis Coach

I love tennis coaching. The greatest satisfaction comes from seeing my clients improve and enjoy their time on court.

Lorenzo Pasgal

Melbourne Tennis Coach

Katherine Westbury

Katherine Westbury

Melbourne Tennis Coach

Don’t be satisfied with okay. Be satisfied with overcoming the next challenge.

Katherine Westbury

Melbourne Tennis Coach

Daniel Ferretti

Daniel Ferretti

Melbourne Tennis Coach

I love sharing my own experiences playing to help improve others and share my passion for the game.

Daniel Ferretti

Melbourne Tennis Coach

Emma Tuddenham

Emma Tuddenham

Melbourne Tennis Coach

Enjoyment of the game is really important. Social and competitive, there should always be a love for the game.

Emma Tuddenham

Melbourne Tennis Coach

Cristian Valdes

Cristian Valdes

Melbourne Tennis Coach

I've been teaching adults and kids for over 13 years, helping them reach their best while still enjoying the game.

Cristian Valdes

Melbourne Tennis Coach

Ana Milosh

Ana Milosh

Melbourne Tennis Coach

Fake it till you make it. When your body language shows confidence, your game will mirror this confidence too.

Ana Milosh

Melbourne Tennis Coach

John Randabel

John Randabel

Melbourne Tennis Coach

John Randabel

Melbourne Tennis Coach

Blake Hillebrand

Blake Hillebrand

Melbourne Tennis Coach

Blake Hillebrand

Melbourne Tennis Coach

Lance Dugan

Lance Dugan

Melbourne Tennis Coach

Lance Dugan

Melbourne Tennis Coach

Lucas Kellett

Lucas Kellett

Melbourne Tennis Coach

I once featured as Nadal's body double in ad for KIA.

Lucas Kellett

Melbourne Tennis Coach

Liam Louzado

Liam Louzado

Melbourne Tennis Coach

Liam Louzado

Melbourne Tennis Coach

Lawrence Naidu

Lawrence Naidu

Melbourne Tennis Coach

Lawrence Naidu

Melbourne Tennis Coach

Stephan Mikhail

Stephan Mikhail

Melbourne Tennis Coach

Stephan Mikhail

Melbourne Tennis Coach

  SYDNEY COACHING TEAM 2019

Sam Scowen

Sam Scowen

Sydney Head Coach

LTA Level 4 Qualification

Sam Scowen

Sydney Head Coach

Andrew Hackett

Andrew Hackett

Sydney Senior Tennis Coach

TA Club Professional Qualification

Andrew Hackett

Sydney Senior Tennis Coach

Darrren Wood

Darrren Wood

Sydney Senior Tennis Coach

TA Junior Development Qualification

Darrren Wood

Sydney Senior Tennis Coach

Tijana Bogdanovic

Tijana Bogdanovic

Sydney Tennis Coach

TA Junior Development Qualification

Tijana Bogdanovic

Sydney Tennis Coach

Mitchell Tower

Mitchell Tower

Sydney Tennis Coach

TA Junior Development Qualification

Mitchell Tower

Sydney Tennis Coach

David Renaud

David Renaud

Sydney Tennis Coach

TA Junior Development Qualification

David Renaud

Sydney Tennis Coach

José Diaz

José Diaz

Sydney Tennis Coach

TA Junior Development Qualification

José Diaz

Sydney Tennis Coach

Dave

Dave

Sydney Tennis Coach

Dave

Sydney Tennis Coach

Benji

Benji

Sydney Tennis Coach

Benji

Sydney Tennis Coach

  CANBERRA COACHING TEAM 2019

Arina Yakovtseva

Arina Yakovtseva

Canberra Head Tennis Coach

Bachelor Degree in Sport Management, Certified Junior Development Coach and USTA Certified Level 1.

Arina Yakovtseva

Canberra Head Tennis Coach

John Ersoy

John Ersoy

Canberra Senior Tennis Coach

John grew up in Turkey and has played on the Turkish Davis Cup team. He loves sharing his passion for tennis with his clients.

John Ersoy

Canberra Senior Tennis Coach

Imogen Claws

Imogen Claws

Canberra Tennis Coach

Division 1 College Athlete, top 80 in Australia, former top 10 junior player in Australia and currently completing *B. of Health Science at ANU.

Imogen Claws

Canberra Tennis Coach

Pedro Ribas

Pedro Ribas

Canberra Tennis Coach

Pedro is 4 times state champion in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Pedro Ribas

Canberra Tennis Coach

Morgan See

Morgan See

Canberra Tennis Coach

Morgan can be found running Cardio Tennis classes and taking Adult Group lessons.

Morgan See

Canberra Tennis Coach

Zara Nelson

Zara Nelson

Canberra Tennis Coach

Zara is great with kids and enjoys coaching Ted and Orange ballers.

Zara Nelson

Canberra Tennis Coach

Jimmy Fu

Jimmy Fu

Canberra Tennis Coach

Previously ranked top 20 in Australia for his age group and ranked number 1 in ACT.

Jimmy Fu

Canberra Tennis Coach

David Robertson

David Robertson

Canberra Tennis Coach

A passion for coaching young tournament players, David is also studying a Bachelor of Engineering and Economics

David Robertson

Canberra Tennis Coach