Tennis Coach Bob

Tennis Coach Bob

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About this pro

I deliver simple, non-intimidating, one on one tennis lessons to entry level players, focusing on the fundamentals & teach more structured sessions to the Intermediate players, emphasizing strategy & point production.My love for this Game of tennis is something I'm passion about; sharing with my students & hopefully, creating infectious results!

Have taught & played this Game over 50 years (a youthful 67 year older, LOL!).

Certified with PTR (Professional Tennis Registry). Successfully Coached High School Tennis, Captained several USTA Sumer Leagues & W.T.T.(World Team Tennis) teams & local teams. Helped create NJTL, INDY (NATIONAL JUNIOR TENNIS LEAGUE) in 1972. Taught both Junior & Adult tennis Clinics. Prefer giving private lessons. Have been invited to participate in several PRO-AM Adult WTC events. Toured as an amateur circuit player in my '20'.

Teach in municipal parks during summer months. Hours a very flexible.

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Indianapolis, IN 46208
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FAQs


What is your typical process for working with a new student?

Evaluate their athletic & health capatibities.

Inquire about previous athletic experiences, especially tennis background.

Ascertain tennis goals.

Can student Perform pre-game exercises & stretching maneuver's, (endurance capatibity).


What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

Instructed by Teaching Professionals from the age of 9-20.

Competitor in Regional & National Tennis Touring Tournaments for 6 years.

Completed several tennis instructional workshops.

Completed certification as an Associate Tennis Teaching Professional with PTR (PROFESSIONAL TENNIS REGISTRY).


Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.

I typically charge Beginners $25/HRS. for private lessons, $20HRS. Individually for Group lessons.

Intermediates & Advance Players rates $35/HRS. Private, $30/HRS. Group lessons.


How did you get started teaching?

At the age of 24, I started teaching Junior Team Players whom I was coaching.


What types of students have you worked with?

Juniors 10-18 years old, Adults 25-40, & Seniors 50-60 year old.


Describe a recent event you are fond of.

Developed an underdeveloped, 14 year old young lady into the #1 player @ her High School Team in 3 years, 2016.

My Womens 3.0-3.5 Team finished respectfully in their division, the 1st year they competed 2014.


What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?

Ask the Pro many questions & observe the Pro actually play before hiring.

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What questions should students think through before talking to teachers about their needs?

How long is the teaching process before I'll see real results?

How difficult (& long), are the lesson's?

What preparations do I need before starting the class?

Does the coach provide All equipment (i.e.: rackets & balls)?


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