Hans Gildemeister

Hans Gildemeister


Hans founded and is the head coach at Gildemeister Tennis Academy.

Christopher Le Bart

Christopher Le Bart


Christopher, alongside Hans Gildemeister, coaches at the two academy locations in Tampa and Clearwater.


Additional information on the coaching staff:

Hans Gildemeister

Hans coaches at his two Gildemeister Tennis Academy locations in Florida—Tampa and Clearwater.

He was a former tennis professional in the ATP tour:

  • #1 Doubles World Ranking
  • #12 Singles World ranking
  • 3 x Quarter-finalist at Roland Garros
  • 25 ATP Singles and Doubles Titles
  • Chilean Davis Cup Player for 15 years

Hans also has a renowned career as a coach:

  • Chile Davis Cup Coach for 7 years
  • Chile Olympic team Coach for the 2008 Beijing Olympics
  • Former coach of: World #1 Marcelo Rios and Nicolas Massu

Christopher Le Bart

Christopher currently assists Hans Gildemeister in coaching at the two academy locations in Tampa and Clearwater.

His career as a junior tennis player:

  • Former #1 U16 in Florida
  • Former #1 U18 in Chile
  • Competed at the junior French Open and Orange Bowl
  • Competed in the European and South American Circuits
  • He played on the tennis team for one year at Louisiana State University (LSU)

His career as a coach:

  • Former COSAT (Confederation of South American Tennis) coach
  • Former Wheelchair tennis instructor and traveling coach