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ABOUT US

 

ABOUT MARIO

    Director and Owner of Rhode Island Tennis academy, Mario Llano is a member of the USTA, and a USPTA P1 certified pro. A two time All-American, and a former Junior National Champion in Colombia, Mario was also the previous Director of Tennis at The Lawn Tennis Club at The International Tennis Hall of Fame, and Junior Development USPTA New England  Coach of the year. With

ATP Tour experience as a player, Mario is the most qualified mentor to help you succeed at all levels. Progressive methods of perfecting technique are utilized through video analysis, that allows the student to

At R I Tennis Academy we have developed  a solid foundation with the goal to help all our students achieve full potential on and off the court. Yes, we make champions, we give them the correct technique, we make their footwork perfect and we put them through a tennis specific fitness program. We have creative drills to improve their consistency, mental toughness, strategy, shot selection, and court sense. But what we are really about is, helping them understand that the lessons they learn on the tennis court, are valuable lessons that will help them get through life’s hurdles. And that the steps they use to get a 120 mph serve, are similar steps to the ones they will need to start a business, get a job, raise a family, etc.. At R.I. Tennis Academy we not only make great tennis players, we build people.

WELCOME TO THE WORLD AS SEEN THROUGH OUR EYES ...

critique their own level of success.

    Mario’s coaching accomplishments include Orange Bowl Champion, several National Championships, several New England Championships, and several State Championships.

    Whether you want to be a world ranked player, or a player in your high school team, Rhode Island Tennis Academy is ready to help you achieve your goals.

WE DEVELOP KIDS INTO PLAYERS, PLAYERS THAT REACH THE TOP OF THEIR AGE GROUP, PLAYERS THAT BECOME GREAT PEOPLE .... AND THAT IS WHAT WE DO BEST.....   “M”

JEFF COTE - A right hand to Mario in the player development program, Jeff is a former Rhode Island State Champion, a Division 1 player (URI and Hartford), and very talented coach, that has been instrumental in the making of our latest success stories at the national level (Jared Donaldson - #1 in the US U12). Jeff is starting to be recognized as one of the best up and coming coaches in New England.

    Jeff’s coaching places most emphasis on technique and footwork, providing also the variety, speed, power and energy that the kids need to see on a coach.

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