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Tom
Tennis Coach
Highly skilled tennis professional at a country club setting and school coach for over 15 years. I have the experience and skills necessary to ensure that tennis programs are implemented successfully. While I have extensive knowledge of the sport, whether it is organizing events, activities for adults and juniors or ensuring that member needs are met, I bring a rare level of passion and commitment to my job.
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Personal info

Residence
United States
Nationality
American
Coach since
01-01-1996

Education

  • Texas Christian University
    (in 1987)
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Curriculum

Achievements Played professional tennis on ATP tour for 7 years Played in all 4 Grand Slam tournaments US Open Doubles, reached second round, 1993 Mexican Open, Singles Winner, 1989 Austrian Open, Doubles Finalist, 1993 Australian Open Singles and Doubles, 1990, 1993 Played professional tennis in 32 countries Two Time USTA National Senior Father/Son Champion Coached 2 top 100 ATP and WTA touring professionals Certifications UNITED STATE PROFESSIONAL TENNIS ASSOCIATION (USPTA) UNITED STATES PROFESSIONAL TENNIS REGISTRY (USPTR) ASSOCIATION TENNIS PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATION (ATP) PLATFORM TENNIS PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION CERTIFICATION (PPTA) COACHING PRINCIPLES CERTIFICATION (HUMAN KINETICS COACH EDUCATION)

Coaching / Work Experience

November, 2018 - Nu

Tennis Professional, Broken Sound Club

▪ Teach tennis fundamentals and advanced strokes to all levels of students ▪ Assist with women’s South Palm Beach County Tennis league by conducting clinics ▪ Ensure members enjoy their lessons by customizing a lesson plan that suits their needs ▪ Conduct both group and private lessons to players of all ages ▪ My goal to have students develop and enjoy tennis for life

2007-03-01 - Present

Shady Side Academy

2012-03-01 - 2018-06-01

Longue Vue Club - Director of Tennis

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Player experience

Former professional tennis player: Yes
Career high in official ATP / WTA ranking: 100 - 200 (in )

Preferences & specialties

I am interested in: Coaching, Scouting talent, Giving presentations, Match analysis, Giving clinics, Radio/tv commentary, Brand promotion, Tournament organisation, Other opportunities

Coaching preference: Tennis coach, Tennis director, Performance coach

Specialties: Technique, Motivation, Mental, Nutrition, Development, Physics, Analysis

Net salary: Negotiable - Per month

Willingness to travel for tournaments: Yes

Target job locations: Europe, Australia / New Zealand, North America, Asia

Willing to relocate: Yes

My Favorite Quote

Wikipedia #Tom Mercer
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