TENNIS COACHES

USPTA CERTIFIED

GUARANTEED RESULTS

DIAGNOSIS AND CURE

Beach City Tennis Academy provides tennis coaching at several facilities across the city of Santa Monica ...

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... Our tennis coaches are highly rated, certified professionals with over 50 years of tennis coaching experience combined.

Beach City Tennis Academy is a licensed/bonded/insured business that contracts with the city of Santa Monica and works directly with the community to provide the highest quality certified tennis instruction.

BCT Academy provides Elite USPTA certified coaches. This designation is one of the highest levels ...

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... of instruction available and means that our coaches have decades of experience teaching and training players of all skill levels and ages.

Our Elite USPTA coaches hold the highest level of certification so players receive the highest quality of instruction available. 

The Tennis Pros at Beach City Tennis Academy guarantee rapid progressions in players skill levels whether from ...

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... Group Lessons or Private Lessons. Our coaching staff emphasize proper techniques, clean stroke development, timing, footwork and much more.

The education and time that our coaches have invested in their tennis careers is recognizable from the moment they step out on a court. 

Many players have developed bad habits or have taken lessons from an under-qualified instructor. ...

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... At BCT Academy our coaches will help analyze, correct, and align players tennis goals while building confidence in their performance. 

Players can expect professionalism, integrity, and most of all best in breed coaching.

Leadership

Troy-Mass

General Manager

Troy Mass

Michael Phillips

Tennis Director

Michael Phillips

Maricela-Botero

Off ice Manager

Marcela Botero

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Originally from the Midwest, Troy has over 20 years of coaching experience. He was a former collegiate player and holds certifications from the USPTA, TIA, USTA, and ISSA. As a General Manager, Troy oversees the Strategic Growth of BCT Academy. This includes but is not limited too; Programming, Business Development, Budgets, P&Ls, Quality Assurance, Contracts, Sponsors, Vendors, Partners, and Staffing. He is active in community and team tennis, leagues, tournaments, multiple charities, and fundraisers.

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Michael Phillips in an Elite-USPTA professional and has been coaching tennis for 20+ years. Originally from Florida, where he played College Tennis, he later went on to coach multiple NCAA teams and USTA Teams. After moving to New York, he spent more than decade managing the tennis program at the New York Sport’s Club in Brooklyn. Today, Michael lives Los Angeles and continues to compete in Open Level Tournaments, Charity Exhibitions, and Pro-AMs. As the Director of Tennis at Beach City Tennis Academy, Michael manages all aspects of tennis programming for Adults, Juniors, and 10 and Under players.

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Originally From Colombia, Marcela is bi-lingual and is fluent in Spanish/English. Her background is in Operations and Marketing. Marcela wears many hats at BCT Academy starting with managing the daily operations that includes scheduling and booking of Players and Pros. She oversees all aspects of account management and is the single point of contact for all the city courts as well as the Parks and Recreations departments. In addition, Marcela is responsible for Accounting, Payroll, and Human Resources.