Full Day - $350.00
Half Day - $200.00
June 18th - June 22nd
The Palmer Tennis Camp is run by Coach Niurka Sodupe and her assistant pros. Coach Niurka Sodupe is the Head Coach of the Varsity and Middle School Teams at Palmer Trinity School. At the Tennis Advantage of Miami camps, we emphasize safety, fun, self-esteem building and personal attention. It is not a "one method for everyone" approach. Our staff encourages individual improvement while still having fun by applying solid fundamentals customized to your child’s unique physical capabilities, talent, and interest in tennis.
Our Professional USPTA Coaches, USTA 10 and Under Tennis trained Coaches and staff are carefully picked for their love of teaching children’s tennis, their outstanding teaching abilities, and their inspirational approach to kids tennis.
Our camp programs are designed for children for beginner to advanced levels. We offer the USTA 10 and Under Tennis format for kids beginning at age 4 and the Advantage Group for kids 11 to 16.
Tennis Advantage of Miami Director and Head Coach Niurka Sodupe began playing tennis when she was 7 years old. She was coached by world-renowned tennis legend Pancho Segura and she trained at the world famous Nick Bollettieri Tennis Academy among the likes of Andre Agassi, Jim Courier, and Monica Seles. In 1984, as a junior, she was ranked number 7 in the world. After reaching the finals of the Junior U.S. Open, she was invited to compete in the Olympic trials. That year, tennis was going to be a demonstration sport at the Los Angeles Summer Olympics.
Niurka continued on to the professional tour where she competed for several years and was ranked in the top 120. She has competed all around the world, including in 3 Grand Slams, the French Open, Wimbledon, and the U.S. Open.
Niurka began her coaching career 20 years ago in a Miami based tennis academy where she started their Elite Players program and successfully coached children and adults. She has had a hand in the development of several junior players that have continued on to play college tennis. She has also coached many winning USTA teams that have won at the local and regional level and have competed in sectionals.