Ryan is back again at The Supreme Court! He has been coaching at the court’s current location over the past 14 winters. Ryan is currently the Head Tennis Professional at Sir Winston Churchill Park Tennis Club for the past three outdoor seasons. Ryan holds a Club Professional 3 certification and Coach 3 certification with Tennis Canada, as well as a Wheelchair Tennis certification. Ryan has extensive experience as a High Performance Coach working for several tennis academies as well as overseeing and currently working with a select few progressive junior players, nationally ranked juniors and ranked senior players. He has toured with internationally ranked juniors and has worked with provincial and national champions. As well he has coached several players to their respective university varsity tennis team’s in Canada/US.
As a player, Ryan competed on a tennis scholarship in the US at Bloomsburg University. During college Ryan helped his team earn a conference championships, reach the final 16 at the NCAA National Championships, and named to the All-Conference Team in both singles and doubles. After college, Ryan travelled playing Professional Tennis on the Futures Circuit and was ranked on the ATP Tour. At the moment he enjoys playing in numerous doubles league’s around the city.
Previously, Ryan has been the Head Tennis Professional at Leaside Tennis Club for most of the 2012-2019, Head Tennis Professional at Yellowknife Tennis Club (administered all NWT programs for the Territories tennis plan), and Assistant Tennis Professional for the Wanaka Tennis Club in New Zealand.