Nashville Tennis Lessons Near Me

Nashville tennis lessons

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It’s hard finding a great tennis instructor in Nashville who has availability, doesn’t cost the earth and makes starting or improving your tennis fun.

That’s why we launched Improves.co and partnered with tennis champions who can personally help you.

1 – It’s super easy – go down to a court and record yourself on your mobile playing a few shots (or as part of a game) and send us the video.

2 – Then choose the coach you want and they’ll review your video and give you a detailed lesson on how to improve = Super easy (and lessons start from just $30).

Get direct actionable feedback. It’s quick, you can review the video whenever you want and it’s often cheaper than a local tennis coach here in Nashville.

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Our Top Tennis Lesson Coach Recommendations

With guaranteed availability, here’s the best tennis coaches available to you now. Plus, they are the best in the World (and cost less than most local coaches).

We have former World #1’s coaches and players for both adults and children. We have international Grand Slam superstar players, national team coaches, coach of a World top #5 player and more…

It’s so easy, just record yourself playing a few shots with your mobile. Within days you’ll get personal feedback and they’ll show you exactly what to do. 

Below are just 4 of our coaches who can help you directly now.

Try it, with a money back guarantee.

#1

Eric Hechtman Venus Williams

Venus Williams Coach

Imagine having the same coach as Venus Williams. Now you can - Eric Hechtman. Currently coaching Venus Williams and a hitting partner of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Serena Williams and Venus Williams. He could soon be coaching you.
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If you want to improve your tennis he's about the best in the world. Plus for you, he's just $95 a lesson (the same a lot of local coaches)

#2

Lars Christensen

Coach of 2 World Jnr #1 Players

If you have kids who love tennis, imagine having the coach of 2 World junior#1 players helping them. Lars Christensen is an expert on helping juniors progress and improve their skills.

Again just $95 a lesson without any commitment.

#3

Petros-Chrysochos

Multi International Tournament Winner

Petros Chrysochos is by far our most popular coach. You can see some of his video reviews on his page below. Perfect if you're just starting or an intermediate player. He's able to you improve any shot by giving you actionable advice that you'll find easy to use..
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Just $30 a lesson.

#4

Marc Pepin

Former #1 With 40 International Titles

Marc Peppin is our second most sort after coach. He's won 40 international titles, 180+ singles titles and 3 World titles. He's also been a #1 ranked Canadian player for 5 decades. Watch his video reviews and you'll see he can help you start or improve your tennis..
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Just $40 a lesson

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Local Nashville Tennis Lesson Coaches

Getting a coach in any area of life is a significant investment. In tennis, the right coach can mold young and old talents into excellent players. Therefore, choosing one is crucial if you want to play better tennis.

For you to get the right tennis coach in Nashville, there are some factors that you must know. The right coach will have the following profiles: 

  • He / She must fit your location.
  • He / She will possess the right teaching and playing experience.
  • He or She must be able to teach the required levels and age grade. 
  • He / She must have the best rate.
  • He / She must be readily accessible.

Below are eight good coaches in and near Nashville

1 - Nashville Tennis Lesson Coach: Mauricio Antun

Nashville tennis lesson coach Mauricio Antun

Image: https://belmontbruins.com/sports/m-tennis/coaches/antun_mauricio?view=bio

Coach Info

Certification: N.C.C.A. Division 1

Years of Experience Playing Tennis: 17

Years of Teaching Experience: 5

Skill Levels: Beginner and intermediate

Age grade: Adults, Kids, Teenagers

Rate: (varies package to package)

Email: mauricio.antun@belmont.edu

Phone: 615-460-6420

About:

Mauricio Antun has played tennis for 17 years and was ranked in the top 10 in Brazil under 18s. Mauricio has coached many juniors around the Nashville area for the past two years. Currently, he is serving as a hitting partner for some of the top players in the state of Tennessee.

Teaching Style:
During sessions, Mauricio is very flexible to learn and adapt to the player’s game style, so he can work to improve their weaknesses and improve their strengths. 

He performs several drills focusing on strategy and ball positioning and how to utilize the court to players’ advantage and improving the player’s footwork and balance for every shot.

2 - Nashville Tennis Lesson Coach: Melanie McKinney

Nashville tennis lesson coach Melanie McKinney

Photo Courtesy: https://mytennislessons.com/profile/melanie-m

Coach Info

Certification: U.S.T.P.A., PTR

Years of Experience Playing Tennis: 25

Years of Teaching Experience: 18

Skill Levels: Beginner and intermediate

Age grade: Seniors, Adults, Kids, Teenagers

Rate: (varies package to package)

Contact: https://www.linkedin.com/in/melanie-mckinney-6295a6b0/

About:

Melanie grew up playing tennis in Atlanta, competing on the junior circuit, and held stateand national rankings. She played intercollegiate tennis at the University of West Florida on scholarship. 

Melanie is a certified tennis professional and currently coaches at Centennial Sportsplex Tennis. She is also a member of the USTA, and a USTA Junior TeamTennis approved coach. 

She has taught at various clubs,including Natchez Country Club, Lipscomb University Racquet Club, Sequoia Swim & Tennis, and Belle Meade Country Club.

Teaching Style:
Melanie has a very calm and friendly teaching style that understands what the student wants to improve or work onto. She covers at least three primary areas of your game, concentrating on stroke production, footwork, spin technique, and strategy during a one-hour lesson. Melanie specializes in stroke production skills, service,approach, and competitive skill sets.

3 - Nashville Tennis Lesson Coach: Dell Pride

Nashville tennis lesson coach Dell Pride

Image: https://takelessons.com/profile/dell-p

Coach Info

Certification: U.S.T.P.A., PTR

Years of Experience Playing Tennis: 35

Years of Teaching Experience: 25

Skill Levels: Advanced,Beginner, and intermediate

Age grade: Adults, Kids, Teenagers

Rate: $67-$77/ hr.

Email: dellpridetennispro@gmail.com

Phone: 619-778-9000

About:

Coach Dell is a seasoned tennis coach and has played Professional Tennis up to USTA/ITF Pro Circuit Level. He has extensive relationships with major governing bodies in tennis, including the ATP, WTA, and U.S. Open. 

Coach Dell also worked as a representative and indorsed professional for several global tennis brands, such as Dunlop and Diadora.

Teaching Style:
Coach Dell mainly focuses on the individual skills of his students and teaches to build a game plan. With all his significant experience, he delivers the best to his students at court sessions. Dell Pride engages with players from various backgrounds and loves coaching them.

 

4 - Nashville Tennis Lesson Coach: Faith Lozano

Nashville tennis lesson coach Faith Lozano

Photo Courtesy: https://www.playyourcourt.com/tennis-pros/nashville-tennessee/195657/

Coach Info

Certification: U.S.T.P.A., PTR

Years of Experience Playing Tennis: 20

Years of Teaching Experience: 10

Skill Levels: Advanced,Beginner, and intermediate

Age grade: Adults, Kids, Teenagers

Rate: $77-$87/ hr.

Contact: linkedin.com/in/farith-lozano-mba-66196a13a

About:

Faith has ten years of teaching experience. He is a PTR Certified Tennis Professional as well as a former nationally ranked junior player. He has played college tennis in Tennessee for four years and graduated with a bachelor’s degree. 

Faith is a hard-working individual who loves teaching tennis. He enjoys physical exercise because it has significantly helped him to accomplish his goals in life.

Teaching Style:
Faith is in practice for many years and has a perfect solid structure in tennis. He creates lesson plans for all his students based on their skills and what they would like to improve in their game. 

He feels pride and joy, seeing his students improve their tennis with his guidance.

5 - Nashville Tennis Lesson Coach: Ty Avolio

Nashville tennis lesson coach Ty Avolio

Photo Courtesy: https://www.findtennislessons.com/coach/nashville-tennis-coach-ty/?featured=false

Coach Info

Certification: USTPA

Years of Experience Playing Tennis: 25

Years of Teaching Experience: 15

Skill Levels: Advanced,Beginner, and intermediate

Age grade: Adults, Kids, Teenagers

Rate: $60/ hr.
Phone: (615) 507-3242

About:

Ty is a local Nashville tennis coach who has over 25 years of playing experience and more than 15 decades of teaching experience! He is also a U.S.P.T.A. Elite Certified Tennis Professional. Currently, Ty serves as the full-time Tennis Director at a K-12 academy located in Brentwood. He teaches six days a week.

Teaching Style:
Ty offers fun, private, semi-private, and group tennis lessons. Ty engages and focuses on working on some techniques like your forehand, backhand, volley, serve, service return, overhead, drop shot, approach shot, footwork, singles strategy, or doubles strategy. He loves to help and improve tennis game!

6 - Nashville Tennis Lesson Coach: Bill Riddle

Nashville tennis lesson coach Bill Riddle

Photo Courtesy: https://sportsprosconnect.com/billriddle/

Coach Info

Certification: U.S.T.P.A., PTR

Years of Teaching Experience: 30

Skill Levels: Advanced,Beginner, and intermediate

Age grade: Adults, Kids, Teenagers

Rate: Depending upon the package

Phone: ((615) 243-6698

About:

Bill is a veteran tennis player with over 30 years of college, junior, and club coaching experience. Bill is recognized as a top-notch high-Performance Tennis Specialist accredited by the PTR, U.S.P.T.A.& USTA. 

Bill has also served as the Director of Tennis for the Bluegrass Yacht & Country Club in Hendersonville, Tennessee. Bill has nine years of coaching experience at the collegiate level and was named TranSouth Conference Coach of the Year and Regional Coach of the Year.

Teaching Style:

Bill has an engaging and dynamic teaching style. He is excited to develop players and grow tennis as a professional game. Bill has conferred upon many titles and opportunities, making him the ideal tennis instructor in your region.

 

7 - Nashville Tennis Lesson Coach: Kyle Burton

Nashville tennis lesson coach Kyle Burton

Photo Courtesy: https://www.tsutigers.com/athletics/staff/7004/kyle-burton/

Coach Info

Certification: USTPA

Skill Levels: Advanced,Beginner, and intermediate

Age grade: Adults, Kids, Teenagers

Rate: Depending upon the package

Phone: (615) 916-9240

Email: kburton615@gmail.com

About:

Kyle Burton is a former Tiger tennis star and graduate assistant to the men’s and women’s tennis teams. Kyle was named the Interim Assistant Coach to the men’s tennis program in early 2019. 

After receiving his bachelor’s, Burton helped organize a tennis program at the Hadley Park Tennis Center. Kyle also served as a Teaching Pro and coached students of ages 18.Burton graduated from Tennessee State University with a Master’s of Arts in Education with a concentration in Sports Administration in 2018.

Teaching Style:
Kyle has diversified tennis coaching experience; he applies all his game techniques and knowledge while coaching. 

Kyle understands the need for consistent and professional coaching to promote and value the young tennis-playing generation.

8 - Nashville Tennis Lesson Coach: Ian Duvenhage

Nashville tennis lesson coach Team Photo

Photo Courtesy: https://vucommodores.com/coach/ian-duvenhage/

Coach Info

Certification: U.S.T.P.A., University Level Coach

Skill Levels: Advanced,Beginner, and intermediate

Age grade: Adults, Kids, Teenagers

Rate: Variable

Email: ian.duvenhage@vanderbilt.edu

About:

Ian is currently in his 16th season as head coach of Vanderbilt’s men’s tennis program for 2020-21. Ian raised Vanderbilt in the rankings and a consistent contender for the N.C.A.A. Tournament. Under his coaching, many teams and players have attained career-best N.C.A.A. rankings and titles.

Teaching Style:
Ian is a hard-working and consistent mentor; he engages with students and guides them to improve.  Ian focuses on-court movement and pressure management. His students remark him as an elite and compatible pro.

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