Joseph Henriques

CEO and Founder, JC's Tennis Academy
United Kingdom

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English, Turkish

Joseph Henriques who is the son of a former beauty queen and Bond actress is a distinguished & internationally recognised Tennis Director having been successfully designing programmes for Centres of Excellence in Tennis. He was educated to an Elite level as a USPTR Tennis Professional & represented them as a National Examiner in Turkey. Joseph also holds the RPT European National Professional level and holds the USTA Sports Science levels 1 and 11.Joseph is also author of many Tennis technical manuals & magazine articles and is a member of the International Coaches Institute.

Joseph who has a Diploma in Marketing & Advertising from California, USA, has a vast amount of experience the world over and has written Coaching material for the World Tennis Magazine and was successful as part of the Istanbul Cup WTA negotiating team to award Turkey the WTA end of year Masters in 2011.

Spanning a career of 30+ years, Joseph who was likened to Bolettieri when he trained under the great man, has trained former Grand Slam Winner Mary Pierce, Ghana’s Frank Ofori ATP 120, Isaac Donkor ATP 300, Robbie Koenig RSA 36 ATP Doubles, Dutch women Martine Bunschoten World Junior No1 Under 14, Vicky Maes Belgium No 3 , Niropama Viadanathan India’s First Women to play a Grand Slam and countless National Junior Champions. He has identified & mentored Junior National talent, managed 5- star Tennis Schools & encouraged many VIPs & Executives in industry, to realise & welcome the joy & health benefits of including Tennis as an important part of their lifestyle.