Mommy, Daddy and Me Tennis Pre-Tennis Skills video. Taking a 5 year old who has never played tennis and teaching him skills that lead him to be able to rally in 10 minutes.
Modern Tennis Methodology Certified Tester & Professional Level 4
Professional Tennis Registry Certified Professional 4A since 1989, National Tester & Clinician
United States Professional Tennis Association Certified Elite Professional
Coaching School certified Youth Coach
United States Tennis Association Coach Youth Tennis
International Sport Science Association Certified Personal Trainer
Susan is the Director of Tennis at East Lake Woodlands Country Club. The racquet club is a beautiful facility in a tropical setting. Pairs of courts are located throughout the grounds, surrounded by large Oaks and Palms with individual shaded cabanas overlooking each court. We have 17 courts (14 clay and 3 hard), a pro shop a long with the brand new Crossroads Cafe.
Tennis Coaching Experience
Susan is a 30 year certified tennis professional specializing in creating and expanding innovative development programs for juniors 10 and under as well as developing high performance players. She creates development programs that ignite children’s passion for the sport and also giving them a solid foundation in playing the game. Her company, Mommy, Daddy and Me Tennis, has produced dynamic videos and delivers staff training to help clubs in training their staff to delivery this successful curriculum.
Susan played college tennis at Elon College (NC) and Radford University (VA). She was an assistant coach at Virginia Tech, Cal Tech and Irvine Community College. She coached at the Van der Meer World Training Center on Hilton Head Island, SC work with high performance players. Coach Nardi was the head coach Capistrano Valley High school where numerous players went on to play college tennis on scholarship. She is the only female to be the head coach of the All Army Tennis Team. In addition, she was the first tennis director and head coach of Achievable Dream in Newport News, VA.