Coach Mark (Head Pro)
Known around Northern California as Coach Mark, he is SpinMark's head professional and a certified USPTA Professional who established the SpinMark program in 1996. Coach Mark has been involved in the training of every single player that has gone through the program and is constantly traveling to tournaments and training in the latest technology available for training and techniques. He is trained in Quickstart Tennis methodology and has been utilizing the 10 and Under Tennis methods endorsed by the USTA and ITF. Coach Mark is based in Danville, CA and coaches throughout Northern California. Coach Mark also offers tennis lessons online and provides virtual tennis lessons.
Irina is the program coordinator and director. As a former competitive junior player she understands the value of dedicated coaching, and after 10 years working in tech is eager to combine her passion for technology and tennis. She has trained with Coach Mark as a junior tennis player and traveled to national USTA tennis tournaments, played high school tennis, and enjoys all things around tennis and developing young athletes. She is excited to continue to grow the online tennis lesson program and partners with customers to allow the online coaching to meet their needs.
Greg (Fitness Consultant)
Tennis Coach Mark and Program Staff
Greg is our fitness expert. He holds a Bachelors of Science in Exercise Science and minor in Nutrition Promotion from Ithaca College. Fitness training is an important part of player development and injury prevention, and as such coach Greg helps tailor fun, youth appropriate programs and routines. Coach Greg offers online training and advice, and works with young tennis players and their families to customize tennis training to younger players and fitness levels. Greg has studied Quickstart Tennis, the 10 and Under Tennis program, high school tennis programs, and college tennis recruitment to help players of all abilities meet their goals while staying fit and happy.