Head Coaches

Cameron Simon

TCA Professional

Cameron has vast experience in coaching and player development having being the coach at Karingal Drive Tennis Club since 1995. Cameron has worked with ATP and WTA professionals and as a player has won several Open Money Tournaments in Australia as well as competing throughout Australia in ITF Professional Tour events. Cameron has played at the highest level of club tennis in Australia (State Grade no. 2 player) and was a member of the winning State Grade team.

Kristen Van Elden

TCA Professional

Kristen is a former Victorian Institute of Sport ("VIS") scholarship holder, Australian number one 18/u junior and national champion. Kristen played professional tennis around the world and won several ITF Professional Tour events as well as competing in four Australian Open events. Kristen acheived a career high world ranking of 262 in singles and 273 in doubles which led to an Australian ranking inside the top 10. Kristen also played Club Tennis at the highest level in Germany (Bundesliga), Holland (Eredivisie) and Australia (State Grade No. l). Kristen was dux of one of the coaching courses and has coached in Great Britain, Holland and Australia.