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We are happy to announce that because of our success and overwhelming demand for our academy that we are experiencing, we are adding two high quality coaches to our team! The two coaches who will be joining Johan Kriek, Evgeny and Nino are: David Irvin and Yani Arnautovic. [click to continue…]

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#tbt The tennis world mostly knows Johan Kriek for his success on world’s biggest tennis stages and now for his excellent coaching skills but Johan is also no stranger to the suit & tie as well as the microphone. Here is Johan with Donald Trump and Michael Milken from an event few years ago.

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July 12, 1981: as posted on Twitter by @ThisDayInTennis: Johan Kriek beats Hank Pfister 3/6 6/3 7/5 in the final of the Tennis Hall Of Fame Championship in Newport

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This week at the Johan Kriek Tennis Academy:
Jenna Thompson and Sydney Landau are both competing at the girls’ 12 Clay Court National Championships in Florida. Sydney lost in the first round, Jenna won her first two rounds easily before losing to the number 1 seeded player in the third round.
Summer camps are in full swing bringing players to our academy from all around the world. This weeks visitors come from South Africa, Russia, Antigua and Austria.
On the bottom picture you see Johan Kriek with Austria’s top junior player Niki Stoiber holding Johan’s Australian Open trophies.

#tbt Johan Kriek – ranked ATP top 10 for nearly a decade

July 10, 2014

#tbt July 1982: Johan Kriek sponsored by Ellesse / July 1984: ATP rankings with Johan Kriek at number 8 behind tennis greats such as Lendl, McEnroe and Connors. Johan Kriek was ranked in the top 10 for nearly a decade reaching a ranking of number 7 in the world in singles and 12 in doubles.

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Johan Kriek Tennis Academy Summer Camps

July 8, 2014

Johan Kriek Tennis Academy summer camps in Charlotte, NC are almost half way through. There are still plenty of weeks left however, so sign up now and experience quality tennis training with the multiple Grand Slam champion, Johan Kriek, and his team! Call 941.914.6054 or register online: Summer Camp Registration

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Congratulations to Novak Djokovic!

July 6, 2014

Congratulations to Novak Djokovic for winning his second Wimbledon title!! Pictures taken by Daga Kriek at the 2011 Wimbledon final that Johan and Daga Kriek both watched live… What a fight from Roger Federer!! Amazing final from both players!

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Wimbledon Champion Petra Kvitova with Kristian Kriek

July 5, 2014

Congratulations to Petra Kvitova for winning her second Wimbledon title!! Picture: Petra Kvitova with Johan & Daga Kriek’s son Kristian from last year’s Necker Cup.

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#tbt Four-time Wimbledon Legends Event Champions: Johan Kriek & Kevin Curren

July 3, 2014

#tbt after winning the @wimbledon legends event 4 times and reaching another final, Johan Kriek and his doubles partner and friend, Kevin Curren (1985 Wimbledon finalist), have earned their spot among other #tennis greats on the walls of Wimbledon!

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“Wimbledon Exhibition” at the Palisades in Charlotte

June 29, 2014

Pictures from today’s #Wimbledon exhibition with Johan Kriek at the Palisades Country Club in Charlotte, NC. Johan’s wife, Daga, as well as his kids and some of the Johan Kriek Tennis Academy players and parents were there to watch Johan.

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