About John Foster

I WOULD LIKE TO NOMINATE JOHN J. FOSTER OF HOUSTON, TEXAS AS AMERICA’S HOTTEST COACH BECAUSE HE IS ONE OF THE SMARTEST TENNIS COACHES IN AMERICA!

TIM HECKLER, CEO, USPTA

John Foster is a world renowned Elite USPTA Professional and a USTA high performance coach with 30+ years’ experience in teaching high performance tennis. His students range from amateurs to professionals.

John is from Miami, Florida where he played high school and college tennis.

He has served as Director and Organizer of various Tennis programs, leagues, tournaments and events at distinguished clubs such as the River Oaks Country Club and Briar Club, Houston Texas, Fontainebleau, Miami Beach, Florida, Inverrarry Racquet Club, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, Devon Yacht Club in Amagansette, New York and Club Med in the Caribbean. Before coming to Houston, John has worked with Top American Juniors at two elite Tennis Academies operated by Chris Evert and Rick Macci.

John was one of the first 200 coaches selected from the United States to become part of the High-Performance Training Program with the USTA.

John is also frequently invited to speak at high profile tennis professional events.

Some of John’s coaching history:

  • Director of Tennis at Brian Club, Houston Texas
  • Associate Tennis Professional at River Oaks Country Club, Houston Texas
  • Tennis Instructor at Evert tennis Academy, Boca Raton Florida
  • Director of Adult Tennis at Macci Tennis Academy, Lauderhill, Florida
  • Head Pro at Devon Yacht Club, Amagansett, New York
  • Assistant Tennis Professional at Inverrary Racquet Club, Lauderhill, Florida
  • Co-Director of Tennis at Fontainbleau Hilter, Miami Beach, Florida
  • Tennis Instructor at Sweetwater Country Club, Houston Texas
  • Head of Tennis at Club Med, Martinique Island
  • Tennis Coach at Nick Bollettieri, Bradenton, Florida