Meet The Pros

  • Brendan Curry

    Tennis Director
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    Brendan was born and raised in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. He began playing tennis at the age of 7 ending his final year as a junior ranked #3 in the country. Traveling to 17 countries competing on the ATP Tour from 1989- 1996, he achieved a career high singles ranking of 450 and 181 in….
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  • Keith Pollak

    Tennis Instructor
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    Growing up in Marin, Keith began his tennis career at Redwood High School. Being accepted at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, he continued his career in tennis. As an NCAA All-American, he reached a #2 national ranking and was a team captain. On the ATP Tour, Keith achieved a top 400 world ranking. He has….
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  • Henry Auriti

    Tennis Instructor
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    Henry incorporates a three-fold mission; first, to inspire students how to work, second to motivate in competition and finally teaching them how to win. Henry accomplishes these tasks by wwwoting individual attention to his players. By balancing the technical, mental and physical aspects of the game, Henry seeks to wwwelop the ideal tennis player. Henry’s….
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  • Michael Friedman

    Tennis Instructor
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    Michael Friedman has been teaching and coaching tennis for almost 50 years. For the past 4 years he has been teaching tennis at the Tiburon Peninsula Club. Michael started teaching as a teenager in Los Angeles and continued his professional career at Golden Gate Park in the 1970’s, Brentwood Country Club in the ‘80’s, the….
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  • Nick Castro

    Tennis Instructor
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    Nick Castro was born and raised in Fresno, California. His passion for the game led him to play college tennis at Fresno State University. After college, he started working and coaching at 360 Tennis Academy located in Fresno, California. During his time there, he got to work alongside USTA National coach Brad Stine and Intercollegiate….
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  • Elliot Markowitz

    Tennis Instructor
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    Elliot was born and raised in Santa Barbara. He played four years of varsity tennis at Santa Barbara High School and two years at Santa Barbara City College, before getting his bachelor’s degree in Business Economics from UC Santa Barbara. He has taught tennis at the Santa Barbara Polo & Racquet Club for the last….
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