About

Welcome to Gildemeister Tennis Academy, a performance-driven tennis training center focused on developing top college and professional players.

Gildemeister Tennis Academy

Gildemeister Tennis players and coaches. Gildemeister Tennis players and coaches after a hard day of training.

Gildemeister Tennis Academy is an elite tennis program.  We are headed by some of the tennis’s most respected and prominent figures. We groom students from the United States and all over the world for a career in professional tennis.  We help them achieve their goals by preparing them for college, earning scholarships into Division 1 schools.

Several of Gildemeister Tennis Academy students reside locally with the program. Players take online schooling or attend a local private school. They are expected to meet the highest academic standards.  This ensures they will become well rounded people and gain entrance into the college of their choice.

Our athletes come from Chile, Mexico, Switzerland, Spain and as far as Russia.  They are considered prodigies. Several have already played on their nations’ Davis Cup or Fed Cup Teams.  They are expected to take their winning attitudes a step further either into professional tennis or college. Gildemeister Tennis Academy provide them with the tools that are essential for their success.

Students receive three to five hours of on-court training a day. There is also rigorous off-court regimen.  This regimen includes hours in the gym, aerobic and anaerobic exercise, and many forms of strength and conditioning training.  Gildemeister Tennis Academy training is modified to accommodate each particular athlete.

Students receive training in game tactics, mental toughness and injury prevention. Athletes receive customized nutritional planning teaches them the benefits of maintaining a healthy diet.  A healthy body is the first step to a healthy life.

Video evaluation allows students to review their play and better organize their game plans. The use of video in preparation for upcoming events helps students evaluate their opponents. This teaches them to break down their opponent’s strengths and expose their weaknesses.

The psychology of tennis and winning carries over into all aspects of their lives. Gildemeister Tennis Academy focuses on learning to maintain proper attitude.  We teach refocusing negativity of thought process and critical decision making while under extreme pressure.  This is vital to successful competition in any part of life.

These students are groomed to be top level tennis players and individuals who are strong in both body and mind. Gildemeister Tennis Academy want them to succeed in any path they chose in life.

Coaching Philosophy

  • Unique proven methods of success
  • Individual attention, care, planning and guidance in all areas of player development
  • Quality instruction with low player-to-coach ratios
  • Discipline in training habits
  • Scientific analysis of biomechanics
  • “Train like the pros” mentality
  • Technical, tactical, match play instruction
  • Family atmosphere