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Episode 118: Alex Ward - Outside the Comfort Zone

May 25, 2021

Alex Ward is a British tennis coach and former player. He reached a career high ATP ranking of 242, winning 14 Futures titles. Alex was part of the 2010 GB Davis Cup squad and played Wimbledon in 2016 & 2017. He came through…

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Episode 117: Paul Annacone - Coaching the Greats

May 18, 2021

Paul Annacone is one of the world´s leading coaches. He´s worked with some of the greats including Pete Sampras, Roger Federer and Tim Henman. Annacone guided Sampras to nine of his 14 Grand Slam Titles, leading to Sports Il…

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Episode 116: Mike James - A Numbers Game

May 11, 2021

In this episode, we´re talking all things data with ATP/WTA tennis analyst Mike James. Mike is a former UK tennis coach who moved into the world of tennis data analysis in 2014. Since then he´s worked with many top players a…

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Episode 115: Carl Maes - The Professor

May 4, 2021

Carl Maes is best known as being former world number 1 Kim Clijster´s coach for more than a decade. As a young coach he worked with the top players in Belgium including Xavier Malisse, Olivier Rochus and Justine Henin. He le…

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Episode 111: Jonny O´Mara & Toby Smith - Double Trouble

April 13, 2021

In this week´s episode we speak to GB´s Jonny O´Mara and his coach Toby Smith. Jonny O´Mara is a doubles specialist from Scotland who has reached a career high ATP doubles ranking of 44. He´s been working with fellow Scot To…

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Episode 110: Tom Gullikson - Captain Gully

April 6, 2021

If you´re a fan of McEnroe, Borg, Sampras, Agassi or Courier, this is a must-listen episode! Tom Gullikson reached as high as 34 in the world in singles and 4 in doubles. He is a 2-time Grand Slam finalist, winning the Mixed…

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Episode 109: David Mullins - US College Tennis from all angles

March 30, 2021

David Mullins is the current Managing Director of the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA). He spent 12 years as Head Coach at the University of Oklahoma. He previously played for Fresno State in California for 4 years, …

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Episode 106: Craig Veal - Step by step

March 16, 2021

Craig Veal is the current coach to WTA Doubles 15 in the world Alexa Guarachi. Alexa just last week won the WTA 1000 in Dubai with her partner Darija Jurak. Craig is 30 and has already worked at all levels of the sport. He t…

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Episode 104: John Cavill - Remote School

March 7, 2021

John Cavill is an inspiration to us all, as he creates opportunities for coaches and clubs across the UK through bringing remote ‘tennis’ classes to thousands and thousands of school kids in the UK. This is where it all star…

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Episode 102: Louis Cayer - The Guru

Feb. 28, 2021

Louis Cayer has coached multiple Top 100 singles players, but has made his global name through coaching multiple Grand Slam Doubles Champions and World Number 1’s including changing the landscape of British Doubles over the …

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Episode 101: Australian Open 2021 Review

Feb. 24, 2021

In today´s episode we review the 2021 Australian Open with our amazing panellists:- Former top 20 player and Belgian number 1 Xavier Malisse GB Billy Jean King Cup Captain Anne Keothavong GB player Naomi Broady Former Britis…

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Episode 100: Nick Bollettieri - The Godfather

Feb. 23, 2021

The Godfather of tennis comes to help us celebrate our 100th episode of the podcast. The coach to many, namely, Andre Agassi, Monica Seles, Marcelo Rios, Jim Courier, Jimmy Arias, Maria Sharapova, Becker..The list goes on. T…

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Episode 98: Tom Hill - Return on Investment

Feb. 9, 2021

Tom Hill, aged 25 and from the UK is the coach to WTA 22nd in the world Maria Sakarri. How you may ask? We unlock this and so much more with stories from his hitting partner days, his IMG Academy days, his time coaching Dani…

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Episode 95: Mark Petchey - The man who views tennis through many lenses

Jan. 26, 2021

Mark Petchey is a former top 100 ATP player and former British Number 1. He went on the be the Head of Men’s Tennis at the LTA before coaching Andy Murray as he transitioned from 350 to top 50 ATP. Mark´s last 15 years have …

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Episode 92: Justin Gimelstob - My Way

Jan. 19, 2021

Welcome to our first episode of 2021! Justin Gimelstob is a polarising figure in the world of tennis. His career has included winning Grand Slams, coaching John Isner into the Worlds Top 10m, commentating, Media Companies, a…