Professional Profile

Coach Mick

Chris Michalowski, USPTA

USPTA Elite Professional
(U.S. Professional Tennis Association)

USTA High Performance Coach
(United States Tennis Association)


 Professional Accomplishments


  • Professional Tennis Management (PTM) Student of the Year, Ferris State University

  • USPTA Midwest Tester of the Year

  • Expanded current program from scratch to one of Tennis Magazines
    “Top 50” National Tennis Resorts 

  •  Director, #3 junior tennis program in the nation (Tennis Magazine 2002)

  • 2003 Michigan Tennis Professional of the Year

  • 2005 Michigan Tennis Professional of the Year

  • 2006 Midwest USTA Team Tennis Coordinator of the Year

  • 2006 USPTA National Star Award

  • 2006 USPTA/USTA National Community Service Award

  • 2006 USTA Midwest “Cap Leighton” Professional of the Year Award

  • 2006 Northern Michigan Tennis Volunteer of the Year Award

  • 2013 FSU/PTM Alumni of the Year

  • Created and administered largest in-school elementary school Rallyball Tennis Program in the nation (660 participants)

  • Coached 52 State of Michigan High School Tennis Finalists, resulting in 25 state champions

  • Member/Coach of USTA Michigan’s Coaching Commission

  • Member/Coach of the Midwest Coaching Commission

  • USPTA Certified Specialist in Competitive Player Development

  • Founder and Director of the Grand Traverse Team Tennis and Sports Academy (Tennis + 8 other sports introduced by top leaders in the community)

  • Founder of the Realtennis Network!

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