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KARTIK VYAS

KARTIK VYAS (PLAYER DEVELOPMENT MANAGER)

Kartik Vyas was born in Nairobi, Kenya and came to Canada in 1974.  Having failed to qualify for the Kenya long distance sprint team, he decided to try his hand at tennis, learning to play on the municipal courts at Glenshields Tennis Club in Concord.  Although he was primarily a recreational player, he got involved in coaching as a teenager.  Kartik graduated from York University in 1994 with an Honours Degree in Political Science and a Minor in Marketing.  While he studied, he also played on the varsity tennis and badminton teams.  He worked for Tennis Canada as a student, looking after the clay courts among other things.  He was also a volunteer at the Canadian Open on the transportation committee and also helped with the Remington family doubles.  After university, Kartik joined the All Canadian Tennis Academy at York where he ran tournaments including the ITF events.

Kartik brings over ten years of tennis management experience to the OTA team.  Kartik worked his way up through the "ranks" as an instructor in recreational programs to the Director of Camps and Tournaments with the ACE Tennis Academy in Toronto.  While at ACE, Kartik was responsible for over ten events including the All-Canadian ITF Group 5 Tournament.

Kartik has moved into the position of Provincial Coach with the departure of David DeFehr.

Kartik can be reached at kartikvyas@tennisontario.com or 416.514.1104

 
 
 
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