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James S.

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About Me

  • 40 years playing experience, 5 years teaching experience
  • Teach all ages and skill levels - great with kids & beginners
  • Patient and encouraging teaching style. Superior fun attitude
  • Brought 10 year old new player to 2.5 backhand in 1 hour
  • Won 3 local doubles tournaments Level 4.0 doubles 4 yrs ago

I have loved tennis and played 5 times a week or more for 40 years. people I have taught like my step by step patience. I took lessons with a freelance instructor for 15 years. Unfortunately he died of cancer 5yrs. ago. my teaching style matches his and he was very successful teaching players below 3.5 level for over 30 years. his funeral was on a tennis court where I gave a eulogy outlining his personality and accomplishments on the tennis court.

Languages Spoken

English, A, Liitle, German, And, A, Little, Vietnamese

Where is your lesson?

James can recommend a location or come to any court inside the highlighted service area below.
  • home court

    96th and shellbourne carmel, IN 46032
  • carmel middle school

    300 S GUILFORD RD CARMEL, IN 46032
  • zionsville middle school

    900 n ford rd zionsville, IN 46077
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Book your lessons online or give us a call at +1 301.575.6112 and we will help you select your perfect instructor.

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Upon payment you will immediately receive your instructor's contact information. They will be in touch within 24 hours to schedule your first lesson at a time and location that’s convenient for you.

Do you have any questions?

  • Where will the lessons take place?

    Your coach will come to any court of your choice. Not sure of the closest court? No sweat, they will recommend a convenient location.
  • How do I know I’ll love my coach?

    We ask you questions and hand pick the perfect coach based on what you are looking for. We are so confident in our coach selection process that we offer a 100% satisfaction guarantee. If we can’t find the perfect instructor for you then we will refund your unused lesson credits.
  • Can I start with just one lesson?

    You sure can, although we offer a 100% money back guarantee so most students start with a lesson package to save money since there is no risk.
  • How do I get in contact with my instructor?

    Once you have booked your lesson package, you will immediately receive your instructor's contact information. The quickest way to schedule your first lesson is to call or text your coach and they'll get back to you asap. If your coach doesn't hear from you they'll reach out within 24 hours.
  • I’ve never played before, do you work with beginners?

    Absolutely! Our certified instructors regularly work with players of all ages and ability levels.
  • Can I bring a friend?

    Absolutely! Each extra person is only an additional $10 per hour. Adding friends to your lesson is a great way to cut down on your lesson costs.

What my students are saying...

  • "The perfect start!"

  • "As beginners, James was the perfect instructor, focusing on teaching fundamentals and helping us understand why we were doing what he was asking. He was also incredibly patient with us."

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