Australasia Tennis Aces is a Hong Kong based company specializing in tennis coaching and management services.We manage junior and adult tennis programs at clubs, public courts and ESF schools. We also manage corporate events, social and league tennis competitions. Our team is renowned for conducting classes with high-energy intensity combined with quality and innovative tennis training techniques that have proven time and time again to improve our student’s overall ability and understanding of the game.
The heart and soul of ATA comes from our Tennis Director and ex-WTA touring professional Kristin Godridge, who brings a wealth of professional tennis experience and coaching to the business. This is apparent in all aspects of the ATA’s tennis training programs, which have been all personally designed and tested by her and her team.
We focus on continuously evolving our tennis programs by constantly developing our training and coaching techniques with innovative ideas we feel will bring joy and improve the tennis skills of our students. ATA coaching programs are designed to maximize student interaction and participation. We do this by ensuring every student is strategically placed in classes with matching tennis levels to ensure our students feel at ease and therefore grow stronger together as tennis players.
Our junior tennis program caters to ages 3 – 18 years and levels range from beginners, intermediate to elite players.
All ATA coaches have been selected for a reason, they are all seasoned Pros in their own right, with international competition and club experience.
All of our senior staff coaches have played professionally and have internationally recognized coaching qualifications (some have the highest qualifications possible from their respective National Associations). Selecting appropriate tennis coaches is an integral part of our company success, we screen coaches carefully because we know that our company is only as strong as our people.
Enthusiasm and dedication are traits that are consistent throughout our team and all our tennis training programs. Our Mission is to provide a fun, active and enjoyable tennis program for all. From tiny tots through to competitive adult tennis players. We know from experience that our systems work and that we can find a class or group where you can have fun and improve your tennis at the same time. After all, that’s what it’s all about!
Our venue at Happy Valley (Hong Kong Football Club) is run and managed by our Head Tennis Professional, Toby Clark.
Background: Toby is a former International circuit player in juniors and seniors. He represented Great Britain in juniors, for British Universities, and for the International Club of Great Britain.
Experience: During his time in the United Kingdom; he held a position as a Lead Coach for 7.5 years at the Wimbledon, All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club venue of the Grand Slam. He also worked as a Tennis Manager for 4.5 years at one of London’s largest public tennis facilities. Toby has had a wide range of work experience in the sporting field, worked as an exercise physiologist, in event management and athlete representation. He has also coached in Europe and Australia.
Qualification: LTA CCA -Performance Coach Qualification, Degree in Sport and exercise science, post grad CAM diploma in Communications. US Boot CampTrainer Certification.
ATA Work Specialty: Coaching both adults and junior players, Marketing, Tennis Programme Management.
If you have any enquires about our tennis program at HKFC please feel free to contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org