City of Austin Parks and Recreation Dept. sent us a notice to shut down TennisBuddys!
We understand and we have complied! We are very sorry to let you know we are closed until further notice! At difficult times like this we have to follow safety measures and protocol and hope for the best. We will update you in the coming weeks. We have sent an email to all students and parents!
Thank you all for your understanding!
In the meantime, Coach Aruna will be posting fun home videos straight from her home on: cooking, gardening, pets, DIY projects, how to boost immune system, health/fitness, humor and fun on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/tennisbuddysLLC/ and on Twitter https://twitter.com/tennisbuddys to spread some love and positive vibes!
Sending prayers and love to you and your loved ones! We will get through this together!
tennisbuddys, LLC is founded by Coach Aruna C Bernier in 2004. Click Here to view Coach’s credentials.
When you expose and encourage yourself and your children to any sport, it is mentally and physically beneficial in life.
When you enjoy that sport you’ve found a new passion in life.
When one chooses to take it to the next level and get competitive, the choice should be yours and yours alone!
In the process who knows we may even have some future stars born in our neighborhood tennis courts.
Our main emphasis: have fun learning, with good work ethic and great sportsmanship!
Quality tennis and high coaching standard is key to learning tennis successfully with the right coach and right tennis program.
We, at tennisbuddys make sure that each student is constantly learning and improving and we review and correct their “form” very meticulously, as this is the main foundation to good tennis.
We also have high standards on teaching proper tennis etiquette, and sportsmanship, which is the key to building character and determination, both important on and off the court. We motivate and boost confidence in children of all ages, starting very young by educating them that there is always a winner and a loser, but both teaches one very good lessons if we learn cope with both gracefully and strive to do our best. This is a very tough but valuable lesson in life.
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TIA (Tennis Industry Association) recognizes “TennisBuddys” as, “An Official Cardio Tennis Site”. Cardio Tennis is a new, fun, group activity featuring high intensity drills to give players of all abilities an ultimate, high-energy workout. (What is Cardio Tennis? CLICK HERE!)
Aruna named PTR Humanitarian of the Year on Feb 17th, 2016
Photo from left: PTR Board President Roy Barth, Aruna Bernier, PTR Foundation Chair Scott Tharp and PTR CEO Dan Santorum
Hilton Head Island, SC – – Professional Tennis Registry (PTR) presented its annual awards on February 17th, 2016 at the PTR International Tennis Symposium Banquet. The event, includes more than 40 educational presentations for tennis teachers and coaches.
PTR is the largest global organization of tennis teaching professionals with more than 15,000 members in 127 countries. It has the greatest percentage of multicultural and women members of any such organization. PTR is dedicated to educating, certifying and servicing tennis teachers and coaches around the world in order to grow the game.
Photo: PTR Board President Roy Barth,
PTR Foundation Chair Scott Tharp and PTR CEO Dan Santorum, Billie Jean King (PTR Hall of Fame Induction), Aruna C Bernier, PTR awards recipients
TennisBuddys,LLC is based on coach Aruna’s love for playing competitive tennis and her love for teaching Junior and Adult tennis programs. She has 16 plus yrs. of professional tennis coaching experience and is PTR (Professional Tennis Registry) certified through Van der Meer Tennis Academy. Coach Aruna was National #1 in her country Nepal, participated in the ITF junior tournaments worldwide, came to the US and played varsity tennis at Luther college. Today she competes in the USTA 4.5 and WTTA Championship women’s doubles tennis league in Austin, TX. She was on the Wilco Breakers team that make it to Nationals on October, 2015 in Palm Springs, California. Her son plays in his high school varsity team and also participates outside of school in Super Championship tennis tournaments.