As a professional tennis instructor, Arnold Romani can teach all ages & levels. He also specialized in conducting intensive group drill sessions and clinics, while you learn & have fun. Arnold had tremendous success teaching in Hilton Head, South Carolina. He attended & worked at the Van Der Mer Tennis University & moved his career forward from there. Arnold had the opportunity to teach with celebrities such as Stan Smith & Vitas Geurilitis & play in tennis exhibitions while there. Arnold left tennis for a while but his love for the game brought him back& now he teaches again & is active with local league tennis which he has been a part of for the last ten years. You can reach Arnold by email.
Jim brings over 20 years of teaching experience to the Westside Club. As a native of Norwich, England, he has sharpened his playing skills on the British National & European Junior Circuit. At age 18, Jim ventured to the United States where he received a Scholarship to Mars Hill College. While at Mars Hill, Jim was a two time recipient of the Scholar Athlete of the year Award for the South Atlantic Conference & Conference Champion. Jim's coaching resume includes success at all levels, starting from the State level & reaching the ATP Tour. Jim has coached Champions at every level. His greatest passion is to unlock the potential within you. You can reach Jim by email or by calling
Giacomo will be leading our Junior Tennis Program at the Westside Club. Giacomo was born in Milan, Italy. He has been playing tennis since he was four years old and he has been all over Europe for junior tournaments. He reached the top 100 in the European ranking under 16 playing against players that are now top 50 ATP such as Dominic Thiem and Liam Broady. He also played ITF tournaments as well as futures. He has been in the United States for over 6 years. He first moved to Tampa, FL then moved to Boca Raton and then he decided to get a college degree in South Carolina. He has been coaching tennis in Italy during summer for the past 5 years. He was also the head pro at a camp in Boston, MA for the past 2 years. Giacomo knows three different languages: English, Italian and Spanish. He is really excited to be part of the staff at the Westside Club in Spartanburg and he is looking forward to work with you. You can reach Giacomo by email or by phone 864-423-9533.