Vida Tennis would like to welcome Ignacio Crescini to the coaching team. He will bring a wealth of coaching experience from his many years coaching overseas and in Australia. Ignacio will be based at the MCC Glen Iris Valley Tennis Club Mt Waverley and run squad sessions, private lessons, our Tech Rep program and more.
Ignacio has some clear objectives in joining our team, “To keep helping develop High Performance and Recreational players with the latest teaching techniques and transmit my experience to young coaches to set up tennis programs which satisfy the needs of many different students. Adapting the contents to help them achieve their own goals and keep high levels of motivation towards the game.”
This fits very well with our vision “to create life opportunities through tennis, whether your goal is the world stage or personal best.”
Ignacio first language is Spanish having been born in Argentina but also speaks Italian and French, and of course English! In his time coaching tennis abroad he has achieved his PTR Professional accreditation and in 2012, his PTR High Performance Coach accreditation. He has a Masters in Sports Kinesiology, been an Associate speaker for the Catholic University of Cordoba and is known for his specialist coaching skills; Advanced footwork on clay and hard courts, Mental Preparation and Tactical Drills.
Since moving to Australia Ignacio has been a senior coach at the South Eastern Tennis Academy and the head coach at Notting Hill Pinewood Tennis Club. He has worked with many professional and nationally ranked players, helping them grow their rankings both in Australia and at ITF & ATP/WTA level.
All at Vida welcome him to our team.
Ignacio can be contacted for lessons – [email protected] or call our office number 9457 7248
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