Coach Jay Patel

Jay Patel, brother of Harshul Patel, has over 7 years of coaching experience. He started playing in India and was Top Ranked ( #1) in the state of Gujarat and Ranked Top 5 Junior Nationally in India.He moved to Australia in 1994 to train at the Roche Racquet Resort and from there travelled to ITF tournaments around the world representing India.In 1997 Jay attended University of California, Irvine, and played Division 1 college tennis on a scholarship. He finished of his first year and transferred to University of Denver where he continued on the same path for tennis and graduated in 2003. All 4 years of college he was a scholar athlete.During his junior years, Jay worked with many top ranked tennis players and coaches including Tony Roche and Vic Braden and has used this experience to continue coaching.Jay Patel is nationally credited by the USPTA and has been a member for 3 years.