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Tony Roth


Noble Tennis School: Founder and Director 


Education: Queens University (Kingston, Ontario, Canada), B.A Philosophy, M.A. Philosophy


Certification: Coach 4 (Tennis Canada), High Performance Coaching Degree (National Coaching Institute, Canada)


Coaching History: 

    Full-time teaching professional: 1992 - present 

    National Touring Coach (Tennis Canada): 2000 - 2003

    Provincial Touring Coach (OTA): 1998 - 2005

    Assistant Coach, Queen's University: 1998 - 2003

    Tennis Director, Ottawa Athletic Club: 2004 - 2020 


Awards: 2005 Coach of the Year (Tennis Professionals Association - Tennis Canada), 2006 Coaching Excellence Award (Tennis Canada)


Writings/Publications:  Noble Tennis: The Wisdom of Sport, OTA Code of Conduct Preamble, Published Articles: "Taking Fun Seriously", "Competition & Cooperation: The Connection?", "From Recreation to High Performance", "The Dignity of Sport".


Volunteer History: OTA Player Development Committee, National Capital Tennis Association (NCTA), OTA Code of Conduct


Playing History: National Competitor, U16, U18; Open Men's Ranking #1 in Ontario, Winner - Varsity Individual and Team Championships (Queen's University)

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