Welcome to Victory Tennis, established and directed by former professional player Greg Jones.
Victory Tennis is bringing world class tennis to your local neighbourhood. We bring a wealth of knowledge and experience from the highest level of the game to share with players of all ages and abilities.
We are dedicated to helping you achieve your individual goals and becoming the best version of yourself, whether you are picking up a racquet for the first time or striving to become a professional player!
Greg’s journey as a tennis player went from playing with friends at his local club, to becoming the number four ranked junior player in the world, winning a Commonwealth Games Silver Medal for Australia, and reaching 179 in the world in singles on the ATP Tour during a 12 year professional career.
Since retiring as a player, he has been fortunate to work with some of the best Junior and professional players in the world, including four of the top 20 ITF Junior Boys (2022), and Grand Slam Champions Venus Williams (2019) and Caroline Wozniacki (during her Australian Open Women’s Singles Title in 2018, and again in 2020).
Greg has also worked with numerous aspiring juniors across Victoria, as well as both junior and adult players at all stages of their tennis journey.
At Victory Tennis we believe in the following values to achieve sustained success:
Effort: Putting in the necessary effort is essential to achieving success, both on and off the court. We encourage all of our players and staff to work hard and give their best effort in everything they do.
Commitment: We are committed to providing the highest level of training and support to our players. We are dedicated to helping them reach their full potential, both as athletes and as individuals, and wish for our players to take advantage of opportunities to grow and improve.
Respect: Mutual respect is vital to building a positive and productive environment. We treat all of our players, parents and coaches with the respect they deserve, and expect the same in return.
Honesty: Being truthful and transparent in our feedback, and we expect the same from our players, parents and coaches. We believe that honesty is essential for building trust and maintaining strong relationships.
At Victory Tennis, our coaching philosophy is centred around the belief that every player is unique and has the potential to reach their own personal best. We strive to create a positive, supportive and challenging environment that encourages players to take risks, make mistakes, and learn from them.
We believe that a combination of technical, tactical, physical, and mental training, along with quality and consistent volume of practice and play, is essential for the development of a well-rounded player. We work closely with each player to help them understand their strengths and areas for improvement, and we tailor our coaching approach to best suit individual needs and goals.
We value the importance of hard work, dedication, and perseverance, and we encourage our players to set goals and work towards achieving them. We also prioritise the development of good sportsmanship and respect for the game, opponents, and oneself.
Above all, we are committed to providing a safe, fun, and enjoyable learning environment for all of our players, and we strive to in-still a love for the game that will last a lifetime.