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Big congratulations to 14-year-old Fleming Landau, girls’ 16 Dennis Van Der Meer Southern Junior Championships Hilton Head, South Carolina (SC L2) Champion!! “Fleming played out of her mind and people were going crazy. Everyone cheered including the other mom,” said Shelly Landau, Fleming and Sydney’s mom. We are very proud of you Fleming!! Awesome win!

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Looking forward to a wonderful partnership between the Johan Kriek Tennis Academy and the Trump National Golf Club Charlotte. Trump National Charlotte will now not only offer events featuring Johan Kriek but also daily Johan Kriek signature tennis programs for juniors as well as adults. Trump National Members will also be able to receive video analyses done by Johan Kriek; adult and junior players will enjoy instructions by JKTA coaches as well as discounted rates for the Johan Kriek Tennis Academy Camps and much more. #JohanKriekTennisAcademy #TrumpNationalGolfClub #TrumpNationalCharlotte #Trump #Charlotte #tennis

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The Johan Kriek Tennis Academy mini van. Our new addition. JKTA is getting stronger and better by the day and that’s how we like it :) #JohanKriekTennisAcademy #JKTA #JKTAteam #elitetennisacademy #tennis #Charlotte

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#tbt October 1981: Johan Kriek beat the number 1 player in the world, John McEnroe, 3/6 6/3 6/3 at the Mazda Superchallenge tournament in Melbourne, Australia. Johan Kriek and John McEnroe have faced each other close to 25 times in their careers. They both played together on the regular professional tour as well as nine years on the senior professional tour with Jimmy Connors and Björn Borg. On the senior tour, Johan reached the number 1 world ranking in both singles and doubles.

Sabina Simmonds Former Top 30 WTA Pro Joins JKTA Coaching Team

October 15, 2014

It’s official: Sabina Simmonds, former WTA #26 player in the world is joining the Johan Kriek Tennis Academy coaching team! Sabina is scheduled to arrive from Italy on November 2nd. Former top 30 professional tennis player, Sabina played on the WTA Tour for 11 years, winning a WTA title in Bakersfield in 1982 as well […]

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Jaeden Patterson wins the K-Swiss Kiawah Junior Championships

October 13, 2014

Big congratulations to Jaeden Kondwani Patterson for winning the boys’ 12 K-Swiss Kiawah Island Junior Championship (SC L2). “I am extremely proud of Jaeden for his effort on the court and for implementing all the mental strategies he was taught! He is quickly becoming a serious competitor. Jaeden is definitely the MVP of this weekend,” […]

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#tbt ATP Rankings October 1984 with Johan Kriek at number 10

October 9, 2014

#tbt ATP Rankings as printed in the International Tennis Weekly in October 1984 with Johan Kriek at number 10. Johan Kriek’s highest singles ranking was number 7 and doubles 12 in the world. Bottom pictures: left – Johan Kriek at the Masters in 1984; right – Johan after beating John McEnroe in October of 1985. […]

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Pre-tournament Mental Training by Johan Kriek

October 3, 2014

Today at the Johan Kriek Tennis Academy: Pre-tournament class room mental training by Johan Kriek. Good luck to all of our players competing this weekend!

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#tbt The Kriek Family at Their Beginnings of Tennis

October 2, 2014

#tbt The Kriek family: Johan (age 5), Daga (age 9), Karolina (age 3) & Kristian (age 2), at beginning stages of their tennis journeys. They all started young and that’s why the Johan Kriek Tennis Academy recently opened the QuickStart program for kids as young as 4-years old. Bring your little ones out and join […]

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Jenna Thompson- North Carolina Junior Tennis Star

September 29, 2014

Jenna Thompson has a lot of reasons to smile these days. She is the number 1 player in the girls’ 12-and-under category in North Carolina, who was also recently selected to be the top player on the North Carolina Team at the Southern Cup that was played in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The nationally ranked 12-year old […]

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