George Odiong

    George, a USTA High Performance coach and PTR professional, is a graduate in Physical Health Education from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife in Nigeria. George played on the men’s tennis team and was a member of the track team. He played professional soccer in Nigeria until he was sidelined by a knee injury.

    George has coached tennis for 17 years, with six of those years working alongside the Nigerian Tennis Federation. He helped to establish a structure for the FED Cup team and provided training and workshops for all of the other tennis coaches.

    As a member of the JTCC team, George teaches 10 and Under Tennis, advanced 12 and over players and all levels of adult tennis.

    George is married and has four kids.