About Excel Tennis Coaching Melbourne

Our coaches are always in demand. We attribute this to their exceptional skills, wealth of national and international experience and their absolute love of the game. This is the Excel Tennis point of difference.

Excel Tennis, under the direction of Head Coach Marcus Petrou, provides a comprehensive range of meticulously designed tennis programs which focus on developing technique, tennis fitness and the competitive edge for those progressing to high performance play.

Excel Tennis

Excel Tennis provides the full range of coaching services, 6 days a week, from 8am until 9:30pm. We operate across the greater Melbourne area but more specifically in the Bayside/Kingston area. The courts we use are fully serviced, easily accessible and meet safety standards.

We cater for every level of player and have a dedicated management team who are available to assist you;
Mobile: 0409 426 917
Email: coaching@exceltennis.com.au

Director Marcus Petrou
Head Coach

Marcus is one of the few Tennis Australia Talent Identification Coaches in Australia. This is a significant accolade for a skilled and dedicated coach, who has enjoyed success with his developing players.

His own tennis playing career highlights include playing the competitive circuit in Europe, being a member of the Cyprus Davis Cup Team alongside Marcos Baghdatis (2006 Australian Open Finalist) and being the winner of the Bourge Open in France and a finalist of the Luneville Open in France.

Marcus has played in over 200 Tournament Finals, Satellites and Money Tournaments across the world as well as developing his coaching career which he commenced at 16 years of age, while still an international player. He became a Tennis Australia Club Professional Coach at the age of 18yrs and after he stopped playing competitive tennis, he went on to secure some impressive coaching roles inclusive of being selected as the Victorian Institute of Sport Assistant Coach. He has worked alongside many high profile international coaches.

There is no doubt about the passion Marcus has for the game. It is a passion that extends from creating fun and enjoyable coaching sessions for the little ones, of which he has three of his own, to designing technique and performance focused sessions for the elite players who are active in the competitive game. Read more about some of Excel Tennis star players.

Marcus is an exceptionally accomplished coach who leads by example in his drive for tennis excellence.