Chris Chandler


Chris is one of Australia's most accomplished coaches, Head Pro at Frankston Tennis Club since 1995 with 3 decades of coaching experience and the highest certificates attainable in Australia as well as one of the first MTM certified coaches. With a top ten National 18’s junior ranking 3 consecutive years, he earned a full Division 1 college scholarship to University of Tennesse.  A former touring pro with numerous Men’s Open Titles in Australia and the 2006 Australian Claycourt 40 & over Singles Championship, he is currently involved with 2 Regional Development & Training Squads in Melbourne and has coached 3 juniors with Top 20 rankings in Australia and 9 with top 20 rankings in the state of Victoria.  His dedicated coaching staff trained in MTM services 525 pupils per week.

Playing Background
Former Touring Professional
U.S University Tennis Scholarship
13 Years Tennis Victoria State Grade
Former State Junior Champion (14's,15's,16's,17's,18's)
Victorian Linton Cup Team 3 years (the last as Captain)
Top 10 National 18's Junior Ranking for 3 consecutive years
Represented Australia Overseas as a Junior
1994 World Masters 35's Singles Champ
2005 Australian Claycourt 40 years & over Singles Champ

Won Men's Open Titles at:-
Albury, Colac, Geelong, Warrnambool, Maryborough, Shepparton,
Mildura, Warrigal, Traralgon, Wangaratta, Victorian Country Championships
1992 MPTA Men's Singles Winner
1993 Victorian Hardcourt Men's Singles Runner up (to Mark Philippoussis)
1994 World Masters Singles Champion 30 years & over and 35 years & over
2004 Runners up Australian ITF Claycourt Championships 45 & over singles
2005 Australian Claycourt 40 years & over Singles Champ

Coaching History
30 Years Coaching Experience
Reg'd T.C.A.V Coach
Reg'd T.P.A. & A.C.C.
Reg'd A.T.P.C.A.
Diploma of Tennis Coaching 1980
International Coaching Experience
1994 Professional Development Certificate
Certificate of Advanced Attainment 2000
2005 Received TCA Coaching Certification Certificate
2007 Updated Tennis Australia Coach Certification

Head Coach at Frankston Tennis Club since January 1995.


Chris Chandler

MTM Tennis Professional

Melbourne, Australia

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