Oliver “Ollie” Stephens is a PTR Clinician and Tester. He is certified as a PTR Professional in all 4 pathways and also holds the PTR Master of Tennis certification in Performance and Development coaching, one of two coaches in the States to hold both. In addition, Ollie is an International Tennis Performance Association (iTPA) Master Tennis Performance Specialist.
Ollie has been published numerous times in PTR Magazine and has spoken at Regional, National and International conferences. In 2001, Ollie was the PTR China coach of the year, in 2010 he was the PTR Illinois Coach of the year and in 2012, he was the PTR Tester of the Year.
Ollie currently works as a private tennis professional in Chicago to several Sectionally and Nationally ranked juniors and also runs PTR coaches workshops on a regular basis.
Previously, Ollie was the National Junior Coach of Hong Kong and the National Coach of Vietnam. Also, he was the Junior Competitive Director at Midtown Tennis Club in Chicago, the busiest tennis club in the world.