Meet The Pros

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Brandon Larsen at Montclair Tennis Club

Brandon Larsen

Tennis Pro

Adrian Zahand at Montclair Tennis Club

Adrian Zahand

Head Pro

Adam Bamberger at Montclair Tennis Club

Adam Bamburger

Tennis Pro

Blake Sharp

Tennis Pro

Marc Hurst

Tennis Pro

Mohammed Nabil

Tennis Pro

ADRIAN ZAHAND

-Tennis Director/ Owner & Operator-

Adrian was a former full time student of the Bollettieri Tennis Academy in Bradenton, Florida. He was a teaching pro at Westwood Country Club in Vienna, Virginia from 1985-1986 before assuming the position of Head Pro for Montclair Country Club in 1986-1997, and returned to the Club in 2007. From 1998-2007, Adrian ran several successful businesses and in July 2011, he leased the tennis facility from Montclair Country Club. He brings his business experience, tennis experience, and enthusiasm back to Montclair Tennis Club.

 

BRANDON LARSEN

-Tennis Professional-

Brandon was a former student of Gorin Tennis Academy in Granite Bay, California, but has been a part of the Montclair family for many years. He joins the Montclair professional staff with 20 years of tennis experience as a competitive player and coach, competing at the professional level on the ITF world tour, through the United States Tennis Association (USTA), and as an ATP/WTA credentialed Coach/Hitting Partner for players such as Kei Nishikori, Lucas Pouille, Stefanos Tsitsipas, David Goffin, Camila Giorgi, and Naomi Osaka.

 

Skilled at coaching the modern mechanics of the tennis game, Brandon is able to work with all ages and skill levels, and teaches with a friendly yet effective method of coaching. 

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ADAM BAMBERGER

-Tennis Professional-

Adam works closely with all the Junior Programs, as well as our Tiny Tot beginners. He is currently in charge of organizing the Montclair USTA Junior Tennis Team. Adam played college tennis for 2 years at Shenandoah University. He is professionally certified through PTR as a teaching pro. When not playing tennis or teaching tennis, he is continuing his degree in Business at NOVA and coaching high school tennis.

 

BLAKE SHARP

-Tennis Professional-

Blake joins the Montclair staff after competing at the collegiate level for Shenandoah University. Formerly a junior clinic pro for the Mary Washington tennis programs, Blake now brings his tennis experience to the Montclair courts.

 
 

MARC HURST

-Tennis Professional-

Marc grew up in Montclair in the late 80's, learning to play and teach tennis during his time at the club. He was the assistant pro for all camps before moving to Florida with his wife and two children, continuing to play and teach on and off for the last 25 years. Marc has now found his way back home to the Montclair team, and brings his passion for the sport and enthusiasm to his lessons. 

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MOHAMMED NABIL

-Tennis Professional-

Mohammed joins Montclair with many years of teaching experience at various clubs and academies across the world. His teaching resume includes accolades at all levels, from junior to ITF, and Mo excels in taking club level players and transforming them into successful competitors.