Coaches Team

We form future champions!

a dedicated team

of pros

CHRISTINE PICHER

Coordinator of the Academy & Leader – Tennis-Études and Collégial

  • Tennis professional for 35 years
  • Teaches at Club de Tennis Île des Sœurs for the past 15 years
  • Tennis Canada Certified Level 4 Coach
  • Tennis Canada Trainer for Level 3 Coach Courses
  • Member of the Canadian Professionals Tennis Association (PTA)
  • Head coach – Tennis Études
  • Canadian champion, singles and doubles (16 years under)
  • University Champion Team NCAA div. II (All – American NCAA)
  • Coach for the Quebec Team – Canadian Championships
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XAVIER MIGNAULT

Leader – Future Stars and Espoirs

  • Tennis Professionnal for 9 years
  • Teaches at Club de Tennis Île des Sœurs for the past 6 years
  • Tennis Canada Certified Level 3 Coach
  • Member of the Canadian Professionals Tennis Association (PTC)
  • In charge of Early Birds League
  • Teaches adults and juniors
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JACK CINCIRIPINI

Leader – Elite

  • Tennis Professional since 1999
  • Teaches at Club de Tennis Ile des Sœurs since 2018
  • Tennis Canada certified Level 3 Coach

RALPH PLATZ

  • Tennis professional for 25 years
  • Tennis Canada Certified Level 4 Coach
  • Member of the Canadian Professionals Tennis Association (PTA) and the United States Professional Tennis Association. (USPTA)
  • Developed and coached over 10 different National champions
  • 6 time captain of Jr. Fed cup and Jr. Davis cup teams.

ANDRZEJ ZALESKI

Teaches adults and juniors

  • Tennis professional for 17 years
  • Teaches at Club de Tennis Île des Sœurs for the past 17 years
  • Trainer at Gym Espace Forme
  • Carabins’ Tennis Team Trainer – Montreal University
  • Coach niveau 2
  • Bc.S. Kinesiology
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SERGIO IBARRA

Tennis professional since 5 years
Coaches at the Club since 3 years
USPTA certified
Former professional player ranked in the Top 10 in Mexico
Experience in Futures and Challengers tournaments
Experience working with professionals and juniors of all ages

VINCENT ARCAYA

  • Tennis Professional since 2005
  • Teaches at Club de Tennis Ile des Sœurs since 2019
  • Tennis Canada certified Level 3 Coach
  • Brevet d’état (France) 1st degree
  • Coached several European junior propects

BILL KARIGIANNIS

  • Tennis Professional since 1991
  • Teaches at Club de Tennis Ile des Sœurs since 2018
  • Tennis Canada certified Level 3 Coach
  • USPTA certified Elite Professional

VANESSA HÉROUX

  • Tennis professionnal since 2011
  • Teaches at Club de Tennis Ile des Soeurs since 2019
  • Tennis Canada certified Level 2 Coach
  • Assistant Coach, Fresno University 2011 to 2013
  • Bachelor in Kinesiology
  • Master in Sport Management

VICENTE MOGOLLON

Physiotherapy studies (cegep and university levels) in Venezuela; Quebec equivalency.

YMCA – Fit Personal Training Certification

Specialized Continuing Education: RPG Method (Rehabilitation Posturale Global), Kinesiotaping, Neurodynamic Mobilisation.

8 years of experience in fitness and rehab strength conditioning

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