In the fall of 2012, Robert Kendrick became the Director of Tennis at SPORTIME Syosset and the Co-Director of the John McEnroe Tennis Academy Annex at SPORTIME Bethpage. Robert joined SPORTIME after a long and successful career on the ATP Tour. Robert was an All-American at both the University of Washington and Pepperdine University, where he was ranked as high as #3 in the nation. As a pro, he was ranked as high as #69 in the world in singles (taking Rafael Nadal to 5 sets at Wimbledon in 2006) and #77 in doubles. Since 2002, Robert has been Johnny Mac’s teammate on SPORTIME’s World TeamTennis squad, the NY Sportimes. Robert trains and supervises SPORTIME Syosset Tennis pros and coaches and is a driving force at the John McEnroe Tennis Academy Annex at SPORTIME Bethpage. Robert works with players of all ages and abilities and brings amazing energy and dedication to the court, whether working with seniors, beginners, or with our nation’s top junior prospects. This coming July, Robert will once again play World TeamTennis for the NY Sportimes. The team who will play 14 matches across the USA, with 5 home matches in Albany and 2 home matches at the beautiful SPORTIME Stadium on Randall’s Island. Around his WTT commitments this summer, Robert will be coaching and teaching at SPORTIME Amagansett, where he will design and supervise Amagansett’s EXCEL summer camp program for our most talented and dedicated junior players.
Read more about Kendrick joining JMTA HERE!