Ryan Palfrey

Is your coach a Tennis Australia Talent Development Coach?

“As part of Project Talent Tennis Australia recognize excellent, passionate coaches who specialize in the development of 12 year olds. These coach are a vital element in the athlete development pathway and now have the opportunity to be recognized as Talent Development Coaches (TDC’s). These coaches have a track record in the successful development of athletes.”

Vida Tennis Would like to welcome Ryan Palfrey to the team. Ryan grew up in South Australia before moving to Darwin to manage, coach and implement programs in one of Darwin’s leading venues. In this period Ryan became a Club Professional qualified Tennis Australia Coach and a Talent Development Coach by working with some of Northern Territory’s best juniors. Ryan also plays some AMT events  when not coaching and is ranked highly on the Tennis Australia ranking system despite only playing a few events.

Mark Peel, Head Coach of Vida Tennis West, at the Altona Tennis Club has also joined the list of Talent Development Coaches at Vida Tennis, along side Vince Dattoli and Kane Dewhurst.

The junior development pathway is a long road and can often hit some road blocks along the way. As a parent and player it is important to know you have an experience coach to help guide & give direction & a proven track record to show the formula works. If you would like more information about Development Pathways in tennis please click here – Your Childs Development Pathway.

Enjoy your tennis journey.