David Caramanidis Tennis Lessons

David Caramanidis Tennis Lessons

5.0 (6)
1 employee
26 years in business

About this pro

I have created an innovative and fun teaching system which makes learning tennis easy and helps existing players excel.

That sounds quite dry, but we have fun on the court, and I play tunes while we practice which creates a cool vibe.

I greatly enjoy giving students the skills needed to play and love tennis for all of their lives.

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San Antonio, TX 78230
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6 Reviews

5.0

  • Jose Mireles

    For the past 4 months, my two daughters have taken private or small group lessons with David on a weekly basis. As a parent, I am impressed with his ability to connect with children and teach them in a way that motivates them. David’s ability to create a positive learning experience for every single player regardless of skillset allows them to be at ease and take instructions. His attention to detail, and his positive demeanor makes it fun improving and learning. Their games improve with each lesson thanks to David’s clear instruction, enthusiastic encouragement and good humor. David’s ability to recognize the areas of my game that need improvement, and then give clear direction and provide an encouraging environment conducive to positive change have noticeably raised my 13 year old’s play in a short time and he has given my 10 year old valuable fundamentals so she can start her tennis journey. David has an outstanding ability to build the confidence of players he works with. He is very good at putting students at ease, which facilitates skill development.

  • Brent

    His patience and attention to what I was going thru to learn

  • Kathleen

    David is a great coach. He’s also friendly and funny. He’s a good tennis player and greatly improved my game. I would highly recommend him.

  • Jennifer Utterback

    I started playing tennis later in life so old habits die hard. David has not only allowed me to learn a new sport, he guides with simple techniques that truly allow you to learn and enjoy tennis. In only a couple of months, my improvement is night and day! He also makes it fun I look forward to my very first tournament.


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FAQs


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

I put all of my students thru a series of basic drills to get an idea for their current level. After that, we diagnose areas of strength and weakness and form a training plan accordingly.


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

B.S. in Recreational Administration from Texas State.

Associate of Applied Science in Recreational Leadership from Tyler Junior College.

Certified:

USPTA Pro 1

USTA Sports Science Coach

Precision Nutrition - Nutritional Planner

Skogg Kettlebell Systems - Kettlebell and Bodyweight Fitness Coach


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

$50/ hour for private lessons

$35/hour per person for semi private lessons

$25/90 minutes per person for small groups


What types of students have you worked with?

I have worked with all levels of students ranging from Special Olympians to Challenger Circuit level professionals.


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

One of the keys is finding an instructor who makes you feel comfortable on the court.


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