Our Coaches

Kelly Tennis

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At Kelly Tennis, we specialise in offering tennis coaching in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne and cater for all ages and abilities. We offer private coaching, junior coaching, squads for more advanced players, a fun and active ladies program and much more… Our skilled, energetic and experienced coaches will work with you to take your game to the next level.

Coaches Bio

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Nima Roshan

Head Coach

Career Summary

NIMA ROSHAN

Kelly Tennis adds new Head Coach, Nima Roshan to the program led by Director Linda Kelly. Nima joins us from directing a country club in Philadelphia, USA and as a former ATP World Tour player representing Australia in over 20 countries around the world. He is excited to help all players at Canterbury Tennis Club further improve and enjoy their tennis experience.

 

Nima’s Career Highlightes:

NIMA ROSHAN
  • Los Angeles city high school singles champion 2001, 2002
  • Earned a college scholarship to Fresno State and later BYU playing number 1 singles and doubles.
  • Held ATP world ranking for over 8 years, representing Australia in international competition
  • Reached a career high ATP world ranking of 557 singles and 199 doubles
  • Played alongside Jim Courier, Mats Wilander, Todd Martin, and several other hall of famers in pro charity exhibitions.
  • Tennis training partner for Pete Sampras, Tommy Haas, Jelena Jankovic and other top 50 ATP and WTA players

Background

NIMA ROSHAN

Nima was born in Los Angeles but soon relocated to Melbourne where he spent his childhood. He started playing tennis when he was 7 years of age his local tennis club in Melbourne. He later moved back to LA as a teenager to pursue his tennis career. Nima competed at the high school, national junior, collegiate and professional level. He represented Australia internationally, holding an ATP world ranking for over 8 year. In addition to Nima’s playing experience he has coached at Tennis and country Clubs for over a decade. During this time he has coached and mentored various teams and players of all levels to achieve there personal tennis and fitness goals at a national level, including several juniour players who earned NCAA college scholarships in the USA.

Nima comes to us most recently from Concord Country Club, where he was the Director of racquests overseeing, developing and coaching in all tennis and paddles programs. Nima is excited to join Linda Kelly, Director and Founder of Kelly Tennis, as the Head Coach at Canterbury Tennis Club, and to be a part of our community with his wife Nora and baby boy Cyrus.

Our Coaches

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Linda Kelly

DIRECTOR

Linda Kelly, Director of Kelly Tennis, is a seasoned tennis coach who has successfully operated in the Victorian Tennis industry for 35 years.

Nima Roshan

HEAD Coach

Nima Roshan, Head Coach at Kelly Tennis has recently joined us from directing a country club in Philadelphia

We love what we do

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During your tennis lessons in Surrey Hills you will learn how to develop your all round game through correct technique on all shots. Your consistency, decision making and confidence will all improve as will your enjoyment of tennis.

 

We love seeing all our players, young or not so young, having fun at tennis!

Contact Us

get in touch with us

If you would like more information about our tennis coaching in Melbourne, you can call us on. 0418 773 988, email us on linda@kellytennis.com.au or alternatively you can contact us via our website. We look forward to hearing from you and helping you to take your tennis to the next level!