Coaching Career

 

GPTCA B-Level International Coach
Certified P1 by PTR


Over 25 years of coaching experience; coached players from beginners to pros, from 4 to 90-year-olds

 

Tournament Director for first ever tennis tournament on a Dual Surface half clay/half hard court variation for men and women- Hybrid Open 2013

 

Playing Career

 

Former #1 junior in Poland
All American twice at OSU, Big 8 Conference Singles and Doubles Champion numerous times
Played on the WTA Tour for 8 years
Best singles ranking in top 120 and best doubles ranking in top 100
Ranked #1 in the World in 2003 and 2004 in 35 year old Women's Singles
Won 2 World Doubles Championships in 35's
Played in numerious team World Cups for USA as recently in 2010 when the USA won gold medal

 

Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Oklahoma State University (1987)
Attended graduate school at Winthrop

 

Wrote a book "Power Drills for Team Tennis" geared towards leagues and junior players
Wrote numerous instructional articles for various tennis magazines


Filmed seven instructional tennis videos for Championship Books and Videos


Awarded a patent by US Patent and Trademark Office in 2004 for a hybrid tennis court surface - "Dual Surface for Sport Event or Game"

 

Renata Marcinkowska

 

Email: renata@hybridtennis.com
Phone no.: (803)524-3308
Website: www.hybridtennis.com