OVERVIEW

The MRTC: a perfect mix between tradition and conviviality

Tennis program at Mount Royal Tennis Club

The Club’s main objective is to foster the love of the game. It also offers a number of activities and tools to improve our members’ level of play. To encourage participation at all levels of play, the Club employs a team of seasoned tennis pros who offer private lessons, interclub training, and round robins. The MRTC also runs a popular Junior Development Program where our Juniors are introduced to tennis through weekly lessons and summer camps.

The Club also organizes an array of competitive and social tournaments to keep the members engaged and meeting new challenges. Members may choose to participate in organized activities or simply enjoy matches with fellow members.

ACTIVITIES

There are so many activities to choose from at the MRTC, so get ready to raise your game to a whole new level!

Houses Leagues

Houses Leagues

House leagues are organized in the evenings throughout the summer and offer a healthy mix of competitive and social tennis…a great way to meet fellow members and get new tennis partners!

Interclub Teams

Interclub Teams

The MRTC’s multiple men’s and women’s interclub teams compete against clubs throughout the Montreal area. There are many levels of play. Training is organized throughout the summer months to prepare the players.

Round Robins

Round Robins

Our pros run many round robins during different times of the day to accommodate players looking for play accompanied with great instruction. Round robins are a great way to meet other players.

Tennis Mixers

Tennis Mixers

Some of the fun member-run mixers include the Couples, Parent & Child, and the A-level / B-level tournaments (Mixed, Men’s and Women’s).

Tournaments

Tournaments

The Club tournaments are run throughout the summer season. Tournament categories include Handicaps, Veterans, and the Open and Divisional Club Championships to cap the season in August and September.

Lessons

Lessons

Our members love the improvement they see in their games through the private and semi-private lessons given by the seasoned pros at the MRTC. Members can schedule lessons on a weekly or one-off basis.

JUNIORS

Tennis program at Mount Royal Tennis Club

The MRTC has a great Junior programme that attracts catering to young tennis enthusiasts. The objective of this programme is to encourage young people to improve their tennis while promoting the spirit of fair play and a sense of belonging to the club. Led by top pros, the MRTC has a host of junior clinics, camps, tournaments and outings that kids enjoy.

OUR TENNIS PROS

ALL OUR PROS ARE CERTIFIED BY TENNIS CANADA

Jack Cinciripini
Our Head Pro Jack has several of his students who won Canadian national championships in both singles and doubles. Moreover, numerous players under his guidance have earned full tennis scholarships at renowned NCAA Division 1 schools like Duke, Florida, Arizona State, Tennessee, and UCLA.

Jack has had the privilege of working with Canada’s Federation Cup squad on three separate occasions. His contributions to the sport have been recognized by Tennis Canada, earning him the prestigious award for the top Canadian coach on the international scene. He holds the distinction of being a certified Tennis Canada level 3 coach.

Jack’s coaching expertise has successfully developed one of Canada’s top female players, Valerie Tetreault. Valerie has achieved remarkable accomplishments, including being a six-time national champion and reaching a career-high ranking of #114 in the world.

In addition to his coaching responsibilities, Jack has traveled to various countries across five continents, accompanying top players to ITF, WTA, and ATP tournaments. This includes participation in all four Grand Slams, Indian Wells, Key Biscayne, and over 100 ITF tournaments. His global exposure and experiences have enriched his coaching approach and provided him with invaluable insights into the international tennis circuit.

Justin Marleau
Justin is a very enthusiastic and knowledgeable coach who comes to us from Repentigny. Having played competitive tennis as a junior and also part of the University of Montreal Carabins, Justin brings a high level of tennis. Excellent with young kids and just as good with adults, he will make sure to share his passion of the game while on the court with you.
Charles Courteau
Charles comes from a tennis family, which means he’s held a racket in his hands since being a toddler. Former top 10 in Quebec in the juniors and having played NCAA Division 1 tennis, Charles brings a wealth of knowledge to our members. Very qualified coach with a keen eye for details, he will make sure your game improves while on the court with him.

Elena
Elena Semenova
Born and grew up in Minsk, Belarus. Started to play tennis at the age of 7, played for the Junior National team. Trained alongside with Max Mirnyi, Vladimir Voltchkov, Anna Smashnova by Arcadi Edelman who has been training USSR National team for two decades.

Graduated from Minsk State Linguistics University, BA in Linguistics. After graduation moved to US where for ten years played USTA tournaments and taught tennis at the clubs of Long Island and Connecticut. Since 2007 has been living in Montreal, working at Nun’s Island Tennis Club.

Laura Paula
Now based in Montreal, Laura has coached in countries such as the Maldives, France, Cambodia, Seychelles, and the USA over the last decade. She is a former multiple junior national Champion in Canada and was also ranked on the WTA. She played NCAA Division 1 college tennis at California State University, Fresno and went on to finish her Master’s degree in Marketing at St. Bonaventure University. Laura is now a certified coach (Level 2) in Canada and looks forward to her summer at the MRTC.