Toptenn Tennis Director
Head Professional Peter Owen’s tennis career began with successful junior performances at State and National level, including selection in Victoria’s Linton Cup Squad. Peter represented universities in both Tennessee and Texas in NCAA Division 1 and NAIA respectively, and later played the U.S. and European Professional Tennis Circuit.
Peter has been active in tennis coaching for the past 25 years, including positions in many clubs throughout Victoria. His international experience includes coaching at various John Newcombe Tennis Centres throughout the U.S., and also the prestigious Century Country Club in New York. In 2011 Peter was named the TCAV and Tennis Victoria Club Coach of the Year.
Peter has served as President of Tennis Coaches Australia Victoria for a number of years and has seen it through a very challenging period with the restructuring of Tennis Australia. Peter has also been appointed to the Tennis Australia National Coach Advisory Group.
He is also a Director of Kanga Tennis Tours International and Camp X Multi-Sport Camps, and continues to attend many international conferences to ensure his students receive the latest training methods.
Peter won a bronze and gold medal in the 2002 World Masters Games in singles and doubles respectively and was awarded Tennis Victoria Veterans Tennis Series “Player of the Year” for 2004.
Peter established Toptenn to provide professional tennis coaching and an opportunity for everyone to enjoy the lifetime game of tennis.
SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor of Education in Physical Education
Diploma of Tennis Coaching
Registered member of Tennis Coaches Victoria
Tennis Australia Coach Membership
United States Professional Tennis Association
Tennis Australia MLC Hot Shots Ambassador
Cardio Tennis Master Trainer