Welcome to my site. I am a proud member of the USTA and USPTA and have earned my Elite Coaching Certification and I am proud to be part of the Team at the USTA National Campus in Lake Nona.
My Certifications include Six Sigma Greenbelt for Quality Assurance and Network Technologies, USPTA Elite level Tennis Certification. USTA Safe play Children and Adults
Married to Dr Diane Thompson (PHD Florida State in Clinical and Sports Psychology and Tenured Professor at Valencia State College and has counseled many Florida State University and Professional Athletes.
My Sons Jonathan and Jimmy and myself have all held Rankings in Florida and Texas and love the game both from a competitive and the fitness perspective.
My Sons make their Dad feel good by laughing at his corny jokes :)
I am also a Fulltime Employee of AT&T as a Technical Team Manager , I manage a large system test team for Mobile and Full Web Applications.
I love both my careers.
Come train with me at the USTA National Campus in Lake Nona (Home of American tennis) also in Winter Garden , Seminole and Orange counties areas call for info 407-921-4376 or email firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com
A Quick Coach Jimism ...... For successful doubles, defend the net and control the middle of the court. ..... :)
If you give 100% percent on every point your only kidding yourself, you can do better.
I currently have a select few hardworking Students that I coach , I am a USRSA Certified Racquet Stringer, CPR and AED Certified. I am also a member of the great fitness Club Planet Fitness.
I was able to obtain the #1 singles ranking in my division in florida twice over the years...
I have previously coached at Heathrow Country Club in Florida, The Austin Tennis Academy (A National Level, USTA Regional training Center) and also the World Famous Club Corp owned and operated Lakeway World of Tennis in Texas.
My tournament training methods are recognized as highly effective, resulting in nationally ranked juniors and also League champions for Adult players. I have coached all levels of players ranging from 3 yr olds to players getting ready for a shot at the pro tour; my coaching methodology helps create full court players with advanced technique, also a high level of physical conditioning and mental toughness. I am very proud of all the local high School players I train, Both Private and Public Schools.
As a Certified Racquet Stringer please let me know if I can assist anyone with their racquet stringing needs here in Central Florida.
I have the hardware and software to provide video analysis during my lessons and send the video to clients email accounts. Please call for details 407-921-4376 or Email at firstname.lastname@example.org