Chuck is a United States Professional
Tennis Association (USPTA) Elite
Professional who has a lifetime of
experience in the tennis industry,
including playing, coaching and club
management. He has a proven track
record of developing players of all
ages, from sectionally and nationally ranked juniors to collegiate players and ATP and WTA professionals.
Chuck is a former 10-time USTA national zonal team coach, 3-time USTA national intersectional team coach, 2-time U.S. Olympic Festival team coach, and USTA Junior Davis Cup team coach. Currently a member of the Babolat advisory staff, he is also a USTA high performance coach and member of the Professional Tennis Registry.
Steve Johnson Sr.
Steve Sr. has coached in SoCal for
over 35 years. Hundreds of his
players have achieved sectional and
national rankings, and several have
earned college scholarships.
His son, Steve Jr., 2011 and 2012
NCAA Singles Champion and ITA Player of the Year, ranked No. 1 in the ITA and played for the 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2012 4-peat NCAA Champion USC Trojans. His college career ended with a 72-match win streak. Stevie, the most decorated player in the history of NCAA tennis, broke into the ATP Top 100 one year after finishing at USC. Stevie was named to the US Davis Cup Team vs Uzbekistan in September 2015. The USA Team defeated Uzbekistan 3-1 to remain in the World Group in 2016.
Steve Sr. has been awarded many honors including USPTA California Division Director of the Year in 2007 and District 6 Pro of the Year in 2013. Steve has joined GWTA's high-performance junior program group on Mondays and Wednesdays.
The tennis courts are available for tournaments and league play on a case-by-case basis. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Monday - Friday Afternoons and evenings; other times
Saturday Mornings; other times by appointment
Sundays By appointment only
Call (562) 335-3467 or email info@gwtennisacademy for more information.
Golden West Tennis Academy sits on the campus of Golden West College in beautiful Huntington Beach, California. Utilizing six hard courts, the academy offers private and group tennis lessons for juniors and adults, seasonal Junior TeamTennis, junior program for all ages and levels, and weekly adult tennis workouts/clinics.
GWTA is sponsored by Babolat and Asics. Instructors are certified by the United States Professional Tennis Association.