About

Tennis tips from a Pro. 

The PRO

The PRO

The Pro (Jamie Parrott) is a full time career tennis coach with over 30 years coaching experience at all levels. A Talent Development Coach who specialises in young athletes through to US College and above levels. From a professional development perspective, Jamie is one of only a handful of Australian tennis coaches with a High Performance / Elite (Level 3) qualification, a Club Master Professional qualification, a business degree, a certificate 4 in workplace training and assessment, as well as various team and leadership development courses both given and undertaken.

Jamie and well known Aussie player and coach, Peter McNamara were instrumental in taking the Australian training philosophy into the Asia / Pacific region. With the backing of Tennis Australia, the coaches established training camps and coach workshops in Thailand, South Korea, India, China and Japan.

Jamie is also a passionate snow skier. He has been a lifelong Mt. Buller skier, in north-east Victoria, Australia and is currerntly President of Yurredla Ski Club. Jamie has his Level 1 and Level 2 Canadian Ski Instructors Alliance qualification. In the past Jamie has taught on the Whistler Mountain, British Colombia, Canada and the Steamboat, Colorado, USA ski schools. He has also been an in-resort rep for ski tour companies Skier’s Edge and YES Ski to instructor level programs.

Look forward to sharing some tips and insights, and to hearing from you. Enjoy.

The PRO

One Response to “About”

  1. Sasha, Rose & Steve July 7, 2012 at 9:22 am #

    Hello Jamie

    Love your website! Hope you are enjoying Italy and relaxing in the beautiful sunshine.

    It was subzero temperature for pennant in Melbourne today!

    Look forward to your return.

    McKenna family

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