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Tennis Instructor

Dave G.

Shallotte, NC (2 locations)

18 Completed Lessons |
2 Reviews
  • PTR Certified
  • Years Teaching: 24
  • Years Playing: 40
  • Levels Taught:
  • Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches:
  • Seniors, Adults, Juniors, Kids
Lessons Starting at $69/hr
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About Me

I was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, and introduced to tennis at a young age. I played and taught tennis in the New Jersey and New York area until I moved to North Carolina. I'm a member of PTR, USTA, USRSA and have been a professional teaching pro since 1992. I have certifications as an Adult Development Instructor through PTR and a certificate for a Professional Instructor for 10 and under development. I continue to attend many USTA workshops and PTR Symposiums to stay current with teaching styles, equipment, concepts of better teaching and how I can pass on what's new in tennis and our industry.

Teaching Style

Fun first. If the lesson is for youth, I use the graduated length method. I use age-specific net heights, racquet length, and court size if available. For adult,. the same if need. For competition students I focus on error detection, followed by solution. With all ages and levels, some direction and lots and lots of balls. At the end of lesson, I recap and let them know what the next lesson is going to be.

Teaching Locations = Travel Radius = Preferred Court

= Travel Radius = Preferred Court
  • Central Park
  • 1600 Possum Trot Rd
  • North Myrtyle Beach, SC 29582
  • Ocean Isle Beach Tennis Park
  • 6483 Old Georgetown Rd
  • Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469

Student Feedback

Amazing highly recommend!

Justin T. - July 5, 2018

Excellent instructor! Can definitely help anyone at any level.

Chris F. - July 5, 2018

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