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Coach Profile

Nelson Cuellar
021 0499 671
Tennis Monsters Director, High-Performance Squad Head Coach
Head Coach at Eden Epsom Tennis Club

OVERVIEW

Nelson has been a high-performance player since the age of 8-years-old representing Bogotá, Colombia in local, regional and national tournaments. Experienced in motivating youth to achieve goals, Nelson is a student-focused coach with a wealth of experience and knowledge in Professional Tennis Coaching, training and student relations.

Passionate about Tennis, Nelson thrives on using knowledge and ‘skill sets’ to accomplish objectives and motivate students to achieve their full potential through intensity, discipline and desire.

“Consistency, passion, desire and hard work make real life champions!”

 

COACHING STYLE

  • Systematically divided into levels and skills called ‘My Tennis Journey’
  • Empowering
  • Enthusiastic, Intensive and Fun

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Tennis NZ Registered Coach
  • AJC Tennis NZ
  • LOA Certified Coach
  • ITF Level 2 Club Professional (about to finish)
  • Bachelor of International Business Management

COACHING EXPERIENCE

  • Tennis Coach since 2005 in the USA and New Zealand
  • Coach at Kohimarama Tennis Club
  • Assistant Coach at Next Generation Tennis Club
  • Former Head Coach at Takapuna, Birkenhead, Greenhithe and West Harbour Tennis Clubs
  • Former Programme Director for Te Atatu, Waimauku, Forrest Hill and Pompallier and Browns Bay Tennis Clubs
  • Head Coach at Eden Epsom Tennis Club (2017-current)

TOURNAMENTS AND EVENTS MANAGEMENT

  • Former Director of Main Draw LTD (Albany Junior Regionals, 250+ players)
  • Have been running roughly 6 Club tournaments per year at Eden Epsom Tennis Club. (140 Players in average)
  • Hot Shots Tournaments, Leagues and Fun Events

 

AWARDED TENNIS AUCKLAND CLUB COACH OF THE YEAR 2017-2018