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Today on Johan Kriek’s agenda was The Bass Foundation 2014 Tennis & Golf Classic in Caldwell, New Jersey. Johan alongside other tennis legends helped raise money for the Bass Foundation. On the picture standing from the left: Pete Bauer, Emilio Sanchez, Aaron Krickstein, Johan Kriek, Mikael Pernfors, Tommy Bass, Roy Emerson and Rick Leach.

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#tbt Pictures from the 2013 Necker Cup with Sir Richard Branson, Johan Kriek, Rafa Nadal, Boris Becker, Stefan Edberg, Martina Navratilova, Mike Bryan, Ana Ivanovic, Kevin Anderson, Petra Kvitova, Michael Russell, Sorana Cirstea, Marion Bartoli, Daniela Hantuchova, Mario Ancic, Vince Spadea and Dominic Inglot. The Necker Cup is the most exclusive pro-am tennis event in the world. This years’ Necker Cup stars will once again include some of the biggest names in tennis such as Björn Borg, Kim Clijsters and many more. If you want to play with and against those tennis legends and relax on Sir Richard Branson’s stunning Necker Island, contact us and we can help you make your dream tennis experience come true. There are still a few spots available but don’t wait! #NeckerCup #NeckerIsland #tennis #Branson #JohanKriek #Borg #Nadal #Navratilova #Becker #Edberg #Clijsters #Anderson #Bryan #Ivanovic #Kvitova #Bartoli

Johan Kriek in the Media

September 17, 2014

in In the Media

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Johan Kriek in the media:

“Remembering Vitas” by ATP writer James Buddell:

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“SouthPark – Commerce booms where cattle once roamed” by Michael J. Solender, the Charlotte Observer:

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Photo credit: Michael Baz

Nino with his Davis Cup Team

September 13, 2014

in News

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Once again congratulations to our academy coach, Nino, for being selected to represent his native country of Mozambique at the David Cup. Nino posted this picture today with the following caption: “It was an honor for me to be part of the first ever Mozambican Davis Cup team.”

Johan Kriek joins other tennis greats to raise money for the Jimmy V Foundation

September 12, 2014

Today Johan Kriek joined Don Johnson, Brenda Schultz-McCarthy and Tim Wilkison at the Racquets for Research event in Raleigh, NC to help raise money for the Jimmy V Foundation for Cancer Research. The event will also continue tomorrow.

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#tbt September 1985: Johan Kriek beats McEnroe to face Edberg in the final of San Francisco

September 11, 2014

#tbt September 1985: Johan Kriek beats John McEnroe in the quarterfinals of San Francisco to later meet Stefan Edberg in the final.

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Jenna Thompson chosen as North Carolina’s top player for the Southern Cup

September 10, 2014

Congratulations to Jenna Thompson (on the picture with Johan Kriek) for once again being selected to represent North Carolina in the girls’ 12 Southern Cup in Chattanooga, TN. Jenna is ranked number 1 in girls’12 in North Carolina and will represent her state as the number 1 player on the North Carolina team. Good luck […]

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Johan Kriek, Tim Wilkison and Mel Purcell in Sapphire, NC

September 5, 2014

Johan Kriek joined Tim Wilkison, Mel Purcell and Kevin Moir at the “Three Legends and Me” tennis event at the Country Club of Sapphire Valley in Sapphire, NC today.

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Sabina Simmonds, former WTA 26 player in the world at JKTA

September 4, 2014

Honored to have Sabina Simmonds, former WTA number 26 player in the world at our academy! #JKTAteam #worldclasscoachingteam #elitetennisacademy #JohanKriekTennisAcademy

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#tbt Johan Kriek: US Open Semi-Finalist and twice Quarterfinalist

September 4, 2014

#tbt As posted on Twitter by @ThisDayInTennis: “Sept. 3, 1980: @johankriek wins last 5-points of 5th-set tie-break, beats Wojtek Fibak 46 62 36 61 76(5) in @USOpen quarterfinals.” Johan faced Björn Borg in the semi-final and was up 2 sets to 0 before losing to Borg in 5 sets. Picture on the right: Johan Kriek […]

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