Johnny Parkes is currently Lead National Coach for the United Stated Tennis Association (USTA) Player and Coach Development department facilitating coaching and training program to assist in the development of the best US prospects at the USTA Training Center West in California as well as other locations. Coach Johnny has previously served as Head of Strength and Conditioning for IMG Tennis Academy delivering both on and off court services. Johnny helped develop a range of skill levels from Top 100 ATP/WTA professional players, Top 100 ITF juniors and USTA national champions and more.
A Master Tennis Performance Specialist (MTPS), Coach Johnny’s area of expertise is using an integrated holistic approach that links athletic development to tennis skill development to enhance performance. Johnny has also served as Senior Manager of Player ID and Development for the USTA, where he oversaw the Team USA Junior training, coach and parent development structure for 15 and under athletes across the US