• Coaching at the Australian Open – Chris Madsen

    Coaching at the Australian Open – Chris Madsen

    Chris Madsen, aka The Great Dane, head coach at Vida Tennis Veneto, has spent the last three weeks working with Juan José Rosas from Peru. Ranked at number 20 on the ITF junior world ranking, this was an exciting experience for both Chris and Juan. Chris travelled with Juan José to the Traralgon ITF Grade 1 tournament last week. Despite some wet weather and tough competition, Juan put on a […]

  • Vida kids have an amazing Australian Open Experience

    Vida kids have an amazing Australian Open Experience

    During the first week of the Australian Open, Vida kids from the Altona Tennis Club and Glen Iris Valley Tennis Club got have an on court playing experience. As part of the ANZ Hots Shots program, kids had the opportunity to play tennis on the court before the first match of the day. The Altona kids were even lucky enough to play at Hisense Arena before the Victoria Azarenka V […]

  • Roger Federer’s workout routine

    Roger Federer’s workout routine

    The physical demands on a professional tennis player have never been so great. So how does Roger Federer continue to show up at tournament after tournaments ready both physically and mentally. The following article highlights some of the behind the scenes work the champion tennis player does to give him the best chance for success. It highlights Workout plan for an athlete Roger Federer’s workout routine and more Roger Federer’s […]

  • The 2015 Vida Tennis Australian Open training camp review

    The 2015 Vida Tennis Australian Open training camp review

    The 2015 Vida Australian Open training was held at Glen Iris Valley Tennis Club from the 15th of Jan to the 17th of Jan. It was fantastic to see all the kids experience a variety of tennis development opportunities both on and off the court. See below the three day overview. From all the team at Vida, we say thanks for being part of another awesome Australian Open Camp and […]

  • Ryan Palfrey to coach Victorian team in National Super 10′s finals

    Ryan Palfrey to coach Victorian team in National Super 10′s finals

    Vida Tennis Essendon head coach Ryan Palfrey has been selected as the State (VIC) team coach for the boys Super 10′s team for the national finals. Teams from each state and territory will do battle at Melbourne Park during the Australian Open from the 28th of Jan until the 1st of Feb. Ryan, along with other Vida coaches, Mark (Altona), Kristina (Altona), Ashleigh (Veneto) and Chris (Veneto) have been team managers in […]

  • Term 1 2015 – everything you need to know for your tennis lessons

    Term 1 2015 – everything you need to know for your tennis lessons

    As we look forward to the Australian Open and the continuation of the summer of tennis is Australia, we here at Vida, have one eye on the start of term 1 coaching. The Vida Tennis coaching term will start on Tuesday the 27th of Jan 2015 and continue for 9 weeks until Sunday the 29th of March. There will be one public holiday long weekend (7th to the 9th of […]

  • Vida coach to share his passion at the Brisbane International and Australian Open

    Vida coach to share his passion at the Brisbane International and Australian Open

      Vida Tennis director Kane Dewhurst will be sharing his passion for growing the sport of tennis at the upcoming Brisbane International and Australian Open 2015. After speaking to tennis coaches across Australia in 2014 as part of Tennis Australia’s national tour, Kane will share his passion for growing the sport with club officials, venue operators and volunteers at the Brisbane International. His message is simple, “Tennis is a game […]

  • Are you interested in match play & college tennis information?

    Are you interested in match play & college tennis information?

    During the summer months Vida will be hosting a US College Tennis Team, Oberlin, at the Glen Iris Valley Tennis Club for a challenge match. The Oberlin men’s and women’s team will be in Melbourne for a week during the Australian Open to watch, visit sites and play some practice matches before their season starts. This is a great opportunity for anyone looking for some extra match play and to […]

  • Nick Bollettieri on Tennis Parents and their Role in Developing Tennis Players

    Nick Bollettieri on Tennis Parents and their Role in Developing Tennis Players

    The role of the Tennis parent in developing tennis players is always going to draw debate. One of the most experienced coaches (and successful – coaches 10 world number 1 players) in the games history, Nick Bollettieri, wrote the following article on the topic (published on tennisrecruiting.net). Nick will be presenting along side Director of Vida Tennis, Kane Dewhurst, at the 2015 Australian Open Coaches conference. I started teaching tennis in […]

  • January Tournaments & Holiday Programs

    January Tournaments & Holiday Programs

    The Glen Iris Valley Tennis Club will once again play host two one of the largest Australia Money Tournament (AMT) events on the calendar in January. This events will be followed by a junior points tournament over the Australia Day long weekend. With tennis on everyone’s mind over summer, there are lots of opportunities for all level and ages to play tournaments, do holiday programs or develop in training camps. […]

 

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