The Coaching Program at the Keysborough Tennis Club is conducted by Tennis Unlimited.
The head coach is Lisa Fitzgerald (nee D'Amelio) who is a Tennis Australia Club Professional Coach.
Tennis Unlimited is teaching tennis to people of all ages and standards with structured programs such as ANZ Tennis Hot Shots (Kids Tennis) and Cardio Tennis which is a new high energy way to enjoy tennis and get fit. These programs are aligned with Tennis Australia's pathway "READY? PLAY."
Tennis Unlimited coaches improve the playing skills of players through the rally method and the social benefits of tennis by encouraging club membership and weekend competitions for players.
Lisa Fitzgerald, the assigned coach is well qualified to conduct the coaching program at Keysborough Tennis Club, and her list of achievements are listed below.
ANZ Tennis Hot Shots is designed specifically for children regardless of their ability or age to start playing tennis. Hot Shots tennis is played on smaller courts with modified equipment, including lighter racquets, lower nets and low compression balls which don't bounce very high.
The Hot Shots program has four stages to suit every age and ability. The stages are Blue, Red, Orange and Green.
Coaching Application Forms and Information
Tennis Australia Club Professional CoachTennis Australia Talent Development CoachVictorian Institute of Teaching Secondary School Teacher
National Ranking No. 10 in 2006World Ranking No. 363 in 2006
Division 1 College Tennis, USA (2000-2003)
State Grade Premiership Player (Dingley, Kooyong)
Started coaching in 1997
International Experience - Ann Arbor Michigan and Long Island, NY, USA