Staff & 

   Coaches

ONLY MEMBERS OF LAKESHORE TENNIS CLUB or GUESTS  (Max 3 Visits), WHO ARE REGISTERED WITH COURT RESERVE are able to book lessons with our Professional Certified instructors. See membership information and pricing; click on the COURT RESERVE icon to JOIN!

Professional certified coaching staff: To request a lesson, email lakeshoretennis@sasktel.com

Please indicate specific coaching staff you would prefer if or any, and provide a schedule of availability for when you could come. Expect a maximum 24 hour response time for a reply.

Private Lesson (1 person): $50/hour

Semi-Private Lesson (2 people): $60/hour ($30/person)

Group Lessons*: $70/hour for 3 people plus $10/person for each additional person thereafter

   *Group Lessons are subject to maximum participants; please contact us for additional details

Denise Fernandez - Certified Tennis Canada NCCP Level 3 Coach

Availability - Monday to Saturday  

 

​Denise Fernandez started playing tennis at the age of 9 years old. At an early age she began to compete in Canadian Junior Nationals, Western Canada Games and other junior tournaments. Denise was nationally ranked player throughout out her career. After attending Luther College High School, Denise accepted an opportunity to further her education and tennis career. She received a full scholarship to attend Idaho State, and play Division I tennis for her University.

After graduating from Idaho State University her 10 year career started with Peter Burwash International. As a Tennis Director, Manager and Professional for Peter Burwash International she was employed with several 5 star hotel resorts that had tennis facilities. Denise’s coaching career has taken her to various places such as Palmas Del Mar Resort & Country Club, The Westin Rio Mar Resort in Puerto Rico, Rosewood Little Dix Bay, British Virgin Islands in Virgin Gorda, and Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica in Guanacaste, Costa Rica.

In 2010 she returned to her home town of Regina, Saskatchewan to manage the HP Junior Program, where she currently continues to facilitate as their Player Development Coordinator and Coach. Denise carries with her multiple coaching designations and certifications such as; Tennis Canada Coach 2, Tennis Canada Club Professional I, Tennis Canada Instructors I & II, PBI Management & Training Course, TPA Member & USTA Member and is a Certified Tennis Canada NCCP Level 3 Coach.  She is extremely excited to be a part of the Lakeshore Tennis Club for what will now be her eighth season. She is a huge advocate for developing tennis in her province and is looking forward to continue to do that and help its members and guests at the Lakeshore Tennis Club.

Marek Nehasil - Certified Tennis Canada NCCP Level 3 Coach

Availability - Monday to Saturday 

Marek started playing tennis when he was 6 years old. As a junior, he competed in the highest league in Czech Republic. As an adult player, he has played 2nd league in Czech Republic and Oberliga (3rd highest league) and Verbands league (4th highest league) in Germany. He has attended countless amount of tennis tournaments in both, Czech Republic and Germany, and now in Canada.

 

His coaching career began in 2010 in Czech Republic where he worked with juniors from beginner level up to high performance. He delivered private and group lessons, organized summer camps and planned activities for children.

 

In 2014 Marek moved to Regina, Saskatchewan and continued to expand his tennis coaching experience. He earned his Tennis Canada Instructor certification in 2014, Tennis Canada Club Pro 1 certification in 2015, Tennis Canada Coach 2 certification in 2017 and is a Certified Tennis Canada NCCP Level 3 Coach. Marek works for Tennis Saskatchewan assisting with developmental/high performance junior program and junior summer camps. He also offers private, semiprivate and group lessons for children, juniors and adults.

 

Marek recently earned USRSA Master Racquet Technician which certified him in stringing and customizing racquets as well as continuously keeps him up to date on the latest racquets, strings, grips, accessories and stringing techniques.

 

Certification:

• Tennis Canada NCCP Level 3 Coach

• USRSA Master Racquet Technician

• Tennis Canada Coach 2

• Tennis Canada Club Pro 1

• Tennis Canada Instructor

• Wheelchair Instructor course

• Tennis coach Level 1 in Czech Republic

• Tennis coach Level 2 in Czech Republic

Morgan Waller - Instructor
Availability - Monday to Sunday

Morgan started playing tennis at the age of 7. She competed in various Canadian Junior Nationals, Canada Summer Games, and many other tournaments throughout her junior career. After graduating from Martin Collegiate in 2019, she is now attending Ferris State University, MI on a full scholarship. She is currently heading into her sophomore year this fall, playing position 3 in singles and 2 in doubles. She is studying pre-medical biology and will be attending med school in the future. 

 

Morgan has been a certified level 1 instructor since August 2016. This is her second year at the club providing private lessons to members and her third year running junior lessons and camps.

 

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