The One Handed Backhand Boys

The One Handed Backhand Boys Grigor Dimitrov, Tommy Hass, Roger Federer + Novak Djokovic as ‘The One Handed Backhand Boys’. A must watch!  

Tennis Xpress with Tracey O’Connor

Tennis Xpress with Tracey O’Connor Here’s the Tennis NZ ‘Tennis Xpress video’ featuring our Tennis Monsters Coaching Director Tracey O’Connor. Take a look and you’ll see why this coaching programme is so effective and fun for adults!

Boot Camp for Ponsonby Mums

  Boot Camp for Ponsonby Mums If you’re like many of us, you love tennis, but as the designated driver for your kids activities and a busy life in general―you don’t always get time for yourself. From brand new to tennis, haven’t played in years, want to improve technique or just get super fit―our weekday […]

Adult Coaching Programmes

Adult Coaching Programmes Have you always loved the occasional hit of tennis but never regularly played? Tennis Monsters provide coaching programmes for adults at your local tennis club where you can enjoy social tennis for fun, fitness and healthy competition through to high-performance tennis. You may be just starting, or an enthusiastic past player wanting to perfect […]

Introducing… Hugo Santos

Hugo Santos Beginners to Competition Head Coach at Warkworth & Te Atatu Tennis Clubs Overview Hugo began playing tennis at the age of 10-years-old in Colombia, South America. At age 15 Hugo moved to Miami Florida, USA and played tennis for his high school. As a high-performing junior, Hugo trained with the USTA and competed with success […]

Introducing… Dean Moore

Dean Moore Beginners to Competition Head Coach at Greenhithe Tennis Club Overview Dean began playing tennis at 8 years old, achieving a junior career-high representing Lancashire at all National Junior levels. Passionate about tennis, Dean became a Tennis Coach in 2009 and has coached in England, Greece and New Zealand. Experienced in delivering tennis coaching to […]

Introducing… George Fisher

George Fisher Beginners to Intermediate Assistant Coach at West Harbour, Greenhithe & Waimauku Tennis Clubs  Overview George grew up in Auckland and began playing tennis at the age of 8-years-old, competing in all age group junior interclub tennis—including Premier Elite. Passionate about tennis, George wants to see everyone enjoy the sport as much as he does. […]

Introducing… Airton Agostinho

Airton Agostinho Beginners to Intermediate Assistant Coach at Harcourts Eden Epsom Tennis Club Overview Airton began playing tennis at the age of 11-years-old with his father in Brazil. Achieving a high-level S3 Player ranking, Airton has always loved competition and continually works hard at perfecting his game. Tennis has always been a big part of […]

Introducing… Chris Brown

Chris Brown Beginners to Competition Senior Coach at Pompallier & Harcourts Eden Epsom Tennis Club Overview Chris was born in England and began playing tennis at the age of 4-years-old, competing at local, regional and national tournaments all over the UK. Chris has a calming, enthusiastic results-driven coaching style and loves seeing his students of all ages […]

Introducing… Hernan Garcia

Hernan Garcia Beginners to Competition Senior Coach at Pompallier, West Harbour & Greenhithe Tennis Clubs Overview Hernan was born in Colombia and began playing tennis at the age of 6-years-old. Passionate about tennis, Hernan has coached since 2015 and loves using his knowledge to motivate players and help improve their tennis skills. Coaching Style Energetic, […]

Introducing… Josh Crozier

Josh Crozier Beginners to Competition Senior Coach at Pompallier Tennis Club Overview Josh began playing tennis at the age of 3-years-old and grew up on Auckland’s North Shore playing junior tennis to a regional and national level. Passionate about tennis, Josh loves seeing his students of all ages and abilities improve their technique and enjoying […]

Harcourts Eden Epsom Community Play

Harcourts Eden Epsom Community Play Join us for a FREE Hot Shots community play event on Sunday, 18 December 2016 with our Tennis Monsters coaches. 9.30am-10.30am – games run by our coaches for kids 4-14yrs 10.30am-11.30am – play with your family and friends Date: Sunday, 18 December 2016 Time: 9.30am-11.30am Category: all levels welcome Entry Fee: FREE Club: Harcourts Eden […]

More About… High-Performance Squad Head Coach, Nelson Cuellar

Nelson Cuellar Tennis Monsters Director, High-Performance Squad Head Coach Head Coach at Harcourts Eden Epsom & West Harbour Tennis Clubs Overview Nelson has been a high-performance player since the age of 8-years-old representing Bogota, Colombia in local, regional and national tournaments. Experienced in motivating youth to achieve goals, Nelson is a student-focused coach with a wealth […]

About Tennis Monsters and our Coaching Programmes

About Tennis Monsters Tennis Monsters are a world class team of local and international professional tennis coaches who are passionate about empowering people of all ages to learn and develop their skills, enjoy their local club environment and become regular social or high-performance tennis players. Our qualified team provides: Private Tennis Coaching (Juniors, Adults) Hot Shots […]

More About… Coaching Director Tracey O’Connor

Tracey O’Connor Tennis Monsters Coaching Director Head Coach at Pompallier Tennis Club & Harcourts Eden Epsom Tennis Club Overview Tracey began playing tennis at the age of 10-years-old and reached an outstanding career high on the WTA Tour of #417 in the world and a junior world ranking of #55, competing at the Australian Open, Wimbledon […]

Become-a-Member

Become-a-Member Have you always loved the occasional hit of tennis but never regularly played? Become a member of your local tennis club and make tennis a regular fitness activity during your week. Tennis Monsters provide coaching at your local tennis club where you can enjoy social tennis for fun, fitness and healthy competition through to […]

The Benefits of Tennis

The Benefits of Tennis Tennis is one of the most popular sports in New Zealand and is the second most-played sport worldwide. Free or low-cost courts are available in nearly every community at schools and parks and organised programs for children are common throughout the country. All a child needs to get started is a racquet and […]

A Guide to Tennis Court Surfaces

A Guide to Tennis Court Surfaces Tennis is an indoor and outdoor sport and one of the most popular in the world! Tennis was initially played by the aristocrats and was called court tennis in the USA; in France, it is called Jeu de Paume and in Australia, it is called Royal Tennis. In Great Britain, […]

Cardio Tennis

Cardio Tennis Adults – beginner, intermediate and advanced Cardio Tennis is a fun, sociable tennis-based group fitness programme open to people of all ages, abilities and fitness levels. A fast paced workout with heart-rate monitors and music with qualified coaches, you’ll get to hit lots of tennis balls during your class and have a great […]

Challengers Tennis

Challengers Tennis Adults, intermediate – advanced intensive tennis Challenger Tennis is aimed at Interclub players who would like to build on their knowledge base for tactical elements of their game. Tennis Monsters Coaching Director Tracey O’Connor—former Grand Slam junior ranked #55 in the world—is your first point of contact to determine your coaching requirements. Tracey will […]

Improvers Tennis

Improvers Tennis Adults, intermediate group Improvers Tennis is building on your knowledge from Easy Tennis, we delve a little deeper into the technical and tactical aspects of your tennis game in a non-competitive environment. The goal is progressing on from Easy Tennis is to have you attending social club nights feeling confident to serve and play […]

Tennis Xpress

Tennis Xpress Adults, beginner group Tennis Xpress is a 6-week course for beginner adults where you will learn the basic technical and tactical fundamentals of tennis taking a ‘serve, rally and score’ approach to learning.  We use slower, low-bouncing tennis balls to ensure players progress faster, increasing the success and enjoyment in a non-competitive environment. Tennis Monsters […]

Coaching Programmes for Adults

Coaching Programmes for Adults   Have you always loved the occasional hit of tennis but never regularly played? Tennis Monsters provide coaching programmes for adults at your local tennis club where you can enjoy social tennis for fun, fitness and healthy competition through to high-performance tennis. You may be just starting, or an enthusiastic past player wanting […]

Tennis Rules for Beginners

   Tennis Rules for Beginners Tennis is played between two opponents and called a singles match, or four opponents and called a doubles match. Opponents play on a marked surface called a tennis court, divided into equal halves by a net. Tennis racquets are used to hit the ball from one part of the court to […]

Private Tennis Coaching

Private Tennis Coaching 1-1 session Private Tennis Coaching is available to junior and adult players wanting to improve quickly. You may be a beginner learning the basic technique, an intermediate player wanting to work on a specific stroke, or an advanced player focused on perfecting your game. Tennis Monsters Coaching Director Tracey O’Connor—former Grand Slam […]

Coaching Programmes

Coaching Programmes Tennis Monsters provide coaching programmes for juniors and adults at your local tennis club where you can enjoy social tennis for fun, fitness and healthy competition through to high-performance tennis for juniors and adults of all ages and abilities. You may be just starting, or an enthusiastic past player wanting to perfect your technique. […]

Introducing… Hugo Santos

Hugo Santos Beginners to Competition Head Coach at Warkworth, Kaipara Flats & Te Atatu Tennis Clubs Overview Hugo began playing tennis at the age of 10-years-old in Colombia, South America. At age 15 Hugo moved to Miami Florida, USA and played tennis for his high school. As a high-performing junior, Hugo trained with the USTA and competed […]

Introducing… Dean Moore

Dean Moore Beginners to Competition Head Coach at Greenhithe Tennis Club Overview Dean began playing tennis at 8 years old, achieving a junior career-high representing Lancashire at all National Junior levels. Passionate about tennis, Dean became a Tennis Coach in 2009 and has coached in England, Greece and New Zealand. Experienced in delivering tennis coaching to […]

Introducing… George Fisher

George Fisher Beginners to Intermediate Assistant Coach at West Harbour, Greenhithe & Waimauku Tennis Clubs  Overview George grew up in Auckland and began playing tennis at the age of 8-years-old, competing in all age group junior interclub tennis—including Premier Elite. Passionate about tennis, George wants to see everyone enjoy the sport as much as he does. […]

Introducing… Airton Agostinho

  Airton Agostinho Beginners to Intermediate Assistant Coach at Harcourts Eden Epsom Tennis Club Overview Airton began playing tennis at the age of 11-years-old with his father in Brazil. Achieving a high-level S3 Player ranking, Airton has always loved competition and continually works hard at perfecting his game. Tennis has always been a big part […]

Introducing… Chris Brown

Chris Brown Beginners to Competition Senior Coach at Pompallier & Harcourts Eden Epsom Tennis Club Overview Chris was born in England and began playing tennis at the age of 4-years-old, competing at local, regional and national tournaments all over the UK. Chris has a calming, enthusiastic results-driven coaching style and loves seeing his students of all ages […]

Introducing… Hernan Garcia

Hernan Garcia Beginners to Competition Senior Coach at Pompallier, West Harbour & Greenhithe Tennis Clubs Overview Hernan was born in Colombia and began playing tennis at the age of 6-years-old. Passionate about tennis, Hernan has coached since 2015 and loves using his knowledge to motivate players and help improve their tennis skills. Coaching Style Energetic, […]

Introducing… Josh Crozier

Josh Crozier Beginners to Competition Senior Coach at Pompallier Tennis Club Overview Josh began playing tennis at the age of 3-years-old and grew up on Auckland’s North Shore playing junior tennis to a regional and national level. Passionate about tennis, Josh loves seeing his students of all ages and abilities improve their technique and enjoying […]

Introducing… Nelson Cuellar

Nelson Cuellar Tennis Monsters Director Head Coach at Harcourts Eden Epsom & West Harbour Tennis Clubs Overview Nelson has been a high-performance player since the age of 8-years-old representing Bogota, Colombia in local, regional and national tournaments. Experienced in motivating youth to achieve goals, Nelson is a student-focused coach with a wealth of experience and knowledge […]

Introducing… Tracey O’Connor

Tracey O’Connor Tennis Monsters Coaching Director Head Coach at Pompallier Tennis Club & Harcourts Eden Epsom Tennis Club Overview Tracey began playing tennis at the age of 10-years-old and reached an outstanding career high on the WTA Tour of #417 in the world and a junior world ranking of #55, competing at the Australian Open, Wimbledon […]

Welcome to Tennis Monsters!

Welcome! Tennis Monsters are a world class team of local and international professional tennis coaches who are passionate about empowering people of all ages to learn and develop their skills, enjoy their local club environment and become regular social or high-performance tennis players. Our qualified team provides: Private Tennis Coaching (Juniors, Adults) Hot Shots Programmes (Juniors, all levels) […]