SENIOR TENNIS PROFESSIONAL
Oleg Mironchikov was born and raised in Moscow, Russia. He picked up a tennis racquet at 7 years old without a clue that one day tennis will become his career. Oleg played his first tournament at 8 years old and since then has worked with top tennis professionals from all over world. By 16 years old, Oleg was among top 150 players in Europe.
He was spotted by NCAA college coaches and offered an athletic scholarship to play for D1 tennis in the top position. Oleg performed well both on and off the court and earned numerous athletic and academic achievements including the MVP of the Year Award and Coach’s Award. He earned Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication at Delaware State University. After college, Oleg continued his teaching career and education. Two years later, Oleg received Master of Science degree in Global Strategic Communications from Florida International University.
Oleg is a highly versatile teaching pro and has extensive experience working with players on all stages of development. His latest experience was with Saddlebrook Resort & Academy where he taught for 3 and half years adult programs and prepped high performance team for elite junior tournaments and pro tour.
Currently, Oleg is a Senior Tennis Professional at Tennis Innovators Academy (TIA) and joined the team back in 2015. His first publication “Mastering the Art of Tennis: 3 Key Steps to Becoming a Better Player” has been officially released in 2017 and presents readers with innovative drills, mental toughness thoughts, as well as strategy suggestions for singles and doubles play. Oleg is USPTA certified teaching professional and brings with him over 6 years of teaching experience to TIA!