He has worked on programs for USTA, Tennis Australia, LTA (GB), the Netherlands and Norway. Mike was the author of the ITF Tennis10s Manual and has a been a major contributor to Under 10 programs around the World.
An LTA Level 5 Licensed Coach, he was also the 2007 PTR Professional of the Year.
At Sportime, he has instigated one of the most success internal U10 Competitive Circuits with over 200 children compete at each event. The Sportime World Tour has quickly become one of the models for all clubs to aspire to. Jason lives in Massapequa, NY with his wife Julie and son, Daniel
Laramie is a USTA Sectional clinician, USTA committee member and a Net Generation Ambassador. When not working, Laramie spends his time with his wife Molly and their two boys, Emerson and Elliott.
Club Management Associate
Originally from Perth Australia Simon has held many Director of Tennis roles, including Beaver Brook Tennis Club, Redding Country Club, Yonkers Tennis Centre, eventually becoming General Manager of Yonkers. Simon’s awards include USTA Youth Provider of the Year, and Facility Manager of the Year. Simon is a USTA Net Generation Trainer.
Simon became part owner and General Manager of Taconic Sport and Racquet in 2015, a frequent speaker for the PTR, USPTA, USTA Eastern and TIA Tennis Owners and Managers Conferences throughout the US, he is a respected industry leader and a key member of the EKT Development Team.
National Manager Serbia
He is the driver of Evolution Kids Tennis in Serbia, the National U10 Program there, and is the Lead Tutor for the Serbian Evolution Kids Tennis workshops and other workshops across Europe. In the first year of the Evolution Program in Serbia, Dejan was responsible for training over 400 coaches creating a buzz all across the country.
National Manager New Zealand
Nick is now a regular part of the Tennis NZ coach development team running ITF Level 1 and Level 2 courses. Committed to helping kids become “comfortable in their own skin” the child’s competence and confidence is very important to his CAP Philosophy.
National Manager Mexico
Tournament Director of the Pan Am and Para-Panam games in Guadalajara 2010, the Guadalajara ATP Challenger from 2010 – 2018, Puerto Vallarta ATP Challenger 2018
National Manager Hungary
Tamas is now the Development Manager for Evolution Kids Tennis in Hungary, now adopted as the National Program. As such his focus is less on tour players and more on the development of the future players in Hungary. We are very proud and excited to be working with Tamas and the Hungarian Tennis Association!
National Manager China
A long term supporter of evolve9 Adams provides support for the clubs who enlist as EKT Academies in China both in terms of coach education and business management. Adams splits his time between clubs in both Shanghai and Beijing.
Lead Clinician - China Academy Program
Su Shu is the Lead Clinician for on boarding clubs at the Academy Level in China, working alongside Adams Zhao and Fusion Tennis.
Regional Manager Adriatic
Gregor is currently the Head Professional at Teniška ŠOLA Sevnica and Teniški klub Krško.
Since 2017 he has been the Regional Manager for Evolution Kids Tennis in the Adriatic Region and so focusing mostly on kids tennis development.
Academy / Club Directors
Tennis Director - Griffin Club, LA, USA
Junior Director - Griffin Club, LA, USA
Director - Southlake Tennis, TX, USA
Junior Director - Wheaton Sports, IL USA
Junior Director - Hillcrest Tennis Club
As a coach, Will is a PTR Certified Professional Coach of High Performance and Master of Tennis in Junior Developmemt. He bring years of experience to Hillcrest, as well as three years personal training and fitness coordinator for a quality NCAA intercollegiate athletic program in the Great Midwest Atlantic Conference through Davis & Elkins College.
Tennis Director - Kinetix Tennis Academy
He is PTR Certified and USTA High Performance Certified. Vince is also a USTA Ear;ly Development Camp Sectional Coach, helping to deliver camps for selected young players in the USTA Middle States Section.
Junior Lead - Taconic Sport & Racquet
Ruben Navarro Miralrio
Director - Navarro Tennis Academy
Director Oakbourne Jnr Tennis Academy
Janusz started the Oakbourne Junior Academy in 2012. A native of Poland he lives with his wife Toni and two kids in Lafayette. In 2006 and gained singles ranking on ATP Tour. Since 2008, Janusz has managed junior programs in New Iberia, Broussard and in Lafayette. Graduated UL-Lafayette with a degree in Sports Administration in 2011. Previous positions include clubs at Knollwood Country Club (’08) in Illinois and Fairfield County Hunt Club in Connecticut (’10). Janusz holds USPTA certification and USTA certification in High Performance.
Tennis Director - Rendy Lu Inc
Ye Xiao Shan
Director of Tennis - Maxtop Club
Director of Tennis - Xiang Fan Tennis Club
Chen Jia Jie
Director of Tennis - Country Star Club
Director of Tennis - Yong Wang Zhi Qian Sports
Director of Tennis Qing Liang Sports
Based in the city of Zheng Zhou, Qiao Liang is PTR Certified and the Director of Qing Lang Sports. The clubs runs numerous junior and adult programs under his direction.