STEVE DAWSON

OWNER | DIRECTOR 
Specialty: Tennis & Pickleball

Steve is one of the few player-coaches in San Diego history to win every major junior title in San Diego and repeat that feat in Open Tennis as well. The Junior tournaments are Harper Ink, Maureen Connolly, Wilbur Folsom and San Diego Jr. Championships. The Men's Open Tournaments are the San Diego District Men's Open Championship and the La Jolla Invitational Men's Open Championship.

Steve was a two time Big-8 Champion at the University of Oklahoma, which he attended on a Full Scholarship. Upon graduating with honors with a degree in literature,  Steve took up full time tennis coaching and has spent 25 straight years developing students of the game and champions.

With a passion for pickleball as well as tennis, Steve is a 2 Time US OPEN Pickleball Champion, 2 Time Canadian National Pickleball Champion, and Huntsman World Pickleball Champion, making him the only player in the history of tennis and pickleball to be a World Champion in both sports.

Lessons: Price is negotiable 

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