is the Founder and Academy Director since inception in 2007. “Coming from playing NCAA Div 1 tennis in the MEAC conference, I was keen to give back what I had experienced and learnt while in the United States”.
Best coaching experiences have been working with WTA player ranked in top 500, Petra Rampre in USA, winning 14 SA Junior Nationals titles with players, a top 80 ITF world junior ranked player, Richard Thongoana as well as attaining an ATP ranking with Taine Bernhard when he was 17 years old.
is a business partner and co- Head Coach. Has been in the coaching industry for over 20 years, played professionally on the ATP pro tour as well as being on the Davis Cup team.
Best coaching results have been winning numerous SA Junior Nationals and working with a top 80 ITF world junior ranked player, Richard Thongoana. Vusa mainly works with tournament players wanting to really excel in their game, taking them to the highest level of junior tennis.
real name “Emmanuel Ndhlovu” is a big hit with the little kids as his strength lies in transitioning players from beginner to intermediate players. He has worked at NGT for the last 4 years and prior to joining us, he coached in Mpumalanga, at German Country Club and various schools in Johannesburg. Coach G also looks after a lot of our adult players too.
real name “Sibusiso Mlilo” enjoys working with our Active Start groups and beginner players. He also works with our schools, FasTrackids and has also worked with Sandhurst Prep, Jeppe Prep and Queens High School in the past. NGT is proud of having him with us for the last 2 years and brings a wealth of experience in coaching these little ones.
real name “Tinashe Chirare” is focused on our entry level tournament kids as his strength lies in working with intermediate, advanced players (as a sparring Coach) as well as our adult’s lessons. He was worked at NGT for the last 1.5 years and brings a wealth of experience.