The Meehan Tennis Academy has a wide range of qualified and experienced coaching staff.

Ryan Meehan

Director of Coaching & High Performance

  • Tennis Australia High Performance Qualification (2015)
  • ATP Certified International Coach (GPTCA) (2016)
  • Victorian Rising Star Coach of the Year Award - Tennis Coaches Australia Victoria (2017)
  • Coach at ITF Women's Tournaments in Romania (2018)
  • Academia Sanchez-Casal Barcelona Coaching Course (European Registry of Tennis Professionals) (2016)
  • Bruguera Tennis Academy Coaching Course - Taught by Lluis Bruguera (2016)
  • Women's Tennis Coaching Association (WTCA) Baseline Certification Course (2018)
  • Tennis Coach at The Geelong College (2018-ongoing)
  • Tennis Australia Club Professional Qualification (2009)
  • Tennis Australia Junior Development Qualification (2004)
  • 
Bachelor of Business (Marketing)/Bachelor of Arts (Sports Administration) (2008)
  • Australian Strength & Conditioning Association (ASCA) Level 1 S&C Coach (2017)
  • Nutritional Therapist Professional Diploma (Level 5) - Health Sciences Academy (2017)
  • Sports & Exercise Nutrition Diploma - Shaw Academy (2017)
  • Australian Open Grand Slam Coaches Conference Delegate (2014, 2015, 2017)
  • WTA Finals Coaches Conference Delegate (2017)

Chris Gilmour

Development Coach

  • Tennis Australia Junior Development Qualification (2004)
  • Currently coaching several nationally ranked players
  • Achieved an Australian Ranking as a player
  • Played Victorian Pennant Competition
  • Competed in the highest level of Junior & Senior WRTA Competition for over 15yrs

 

Nick Williams

Development Coach

  • Tennis Australia Junior Development Qualification (2012)
  • Achieved an Australian Ranking as a player
  • Represented the Western Region of Victoria in the Eric Johnson State Cup
  • Played Victorian Pennant Competition
  • Competed in the highest level of Junior & Senior WRTA Competition

 

Connor Jimmieson

Hot Shots Coach

  • Tennis Australia Introduction to ANZ Hot Shots (2014)
  • Tennis & Soccer Coach at Geelong College (2017-current)
  • WNPL Assistant Soccer Coach - Geelong Galaxy (2017)

Sam Meehan

Hot Shots Coach

  • Tennis Australia Introduction to ANZ Hot Shots (2015)
  • Bachelor of Health Sciences/Masters in Podiatric Practice (2016)
  • Played Victorian Pennant Competition
  • Competed in the Junior & Senior WRTA Competition

Nick Sampson

Hot Shots Coach

  • Tennis Australia Introduction to ANZ Hot Shots (2016)
  • Competed in Junior WRTA Junior Competition

Jasmin Iaquinto

Hot Shots Coach

  • Tennis Australia Foundation Course (2017)
  • Achieved an Australian Ranking as a player
  • Competed in the highest level of WRTA Junior Competition

Nikita Tolmachev

Hot Shots Coach

  • Tennis Australia Introduction to ANZ Hot Shots (2015)
  • Achieved an Australian Ranking as a player
  • Played Victorian Pennant Competition
  • Competed in the highest level of WRTA Senior Competition

Carim Supatan

Hot Shots Coach

  • Tennis Coach at Thomas Carr College (2018)
  • Competed in WRTA Junior Competition