Tennis

Play your favorite sport year-round with our four indoor, Deco-Turf court surfaces. New to tennis? It’s easy to get in the game at RVC. We offer leagues, lessons and programming for all ages and abilities. RVC Tennis is dedicated to addressing the tennis needs of everyone in the Upper Valley. We are equipped to provide you and your family with a fun, safe environment and top-notch instruction from both USPTA and USPTR Certified Tennis Professionals.

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Meet Our Tennis Pros

Andrew Gunberg | Tennis Director
Andrew Gunberg first joined the River Valley Club as Head Tennis Pro in June of 2015 and became Director of Tennis in July of 2016. Before coming to the River Valley Club, he was the Director of Tennis at an eight-court facility in Western Colorado. Under his leadership, Andrew nearly doubled the tennis programming options and increased membership by one third during his first year. He also directed a Junior Tennis Academy in Northern Colorado and led one of his teams to an 8th place finish at Nationals. Several of those players went on to compete at the college level and achieve national rankings. In addition, Andrew was also the Junior Tennis Coordinator at a private eight-court facility in Northern Colorado and did an internship at the Baltimore Country Club. As a player, Andrew competed for Ferris State University which was ranked in the top 20 nationally in Division II when he was on the team. At Ferris State, he was in the Professional Tennis Management Program. Andrew has over thirteen years of teaching experience and currently holds certifications from both USPTR and USPTA. Email Andrew
Chad Arado | Head Tennis Professional
Chad Arado joined our staff in June of 2017. He came to RVC Tennis with over 20 years of teaching experience. He graduated from the Professional Tennis Management Program at Ferris State University and then went on to train under Jorge Capestany, USPTA Master Professional, and run the Competitive Training Center and Area Training Center which included the top ranked 14 and under Juniors in Western Michigan, most of whom went on to compete at Division 1 schools. He has experience as a Tennis Professional, Junior Program Director, League Coordinator and High School Tennis Coach. Most recently before joining the RVC Tennis staff, he was a personal tennis coach in Fort Collins, CO. Chad is USPTA certified and is a certified Racquet Technician. Email Chad
Tammy Arado | Tennis Professional and Event Coordinator
Tammy Arado joined our staff in June of 2017. Tammy has a 5.0 NTRP ranking; she played for the Ferris State Women’s Tennis Team and focused on Recreation Leadership Management, Corporate Fitness. Tammy has been teaching tennis for over 20 years and has experience as a Tennis Professional, Director of Tennis, League Scheduler, USTA Coordinator and Tournament Director, and High School Tennis Coach. Before coming to the River Valley Club, Tammy was at Miramont Lifestyle Fitness in Fort Collins, CO. Tammy has been certified by the USPTA. Email Tami
Josh Holt | Tennis Professional
Josh joined the RVC staff in 2008. Before coming to the RVC, he was in Burlington, where he was a pro at the Sports & Fitness Edge. Josh grew up in Woodstock, VT and attended Saint Michael’s College, where he played #1 singles and doubles on the Men’s Tennis team. Josh coached the Hanover JV Boy’s Tennis Team for four years and is certified by the USPTR. Email Josh
Dave Bailey | Tennis Professional
Dave joined our staff in 2012 with over 30 years of tennis experience, most recently as a Head Pro at the Biltmore Tennis Center in Coral Gables, Florida, and as an Assistant Pro at the Quechee Tennis Club. Prior thereto, Dave worked for Peter Burwash International and assumed the Director of Tennis position for their resorts all over the world. He has received various awards including being named Tennis Professional of the Year by Peter Burwash International. Dave is certified by the USPTA. Email Dave
Ben Thompson | Tennis Professional
Ben has 13 years of teaching experience and is what I would call a true Vermonter. He played competitively for Hartford High School, where he played #1 singles. He is a certified Developmental Tennis Coach through USPTA and has been on staff since 2009. Email Ben
Toby Niles | Tennis Professional
Toby is part of the newest generation of a tennis family. His great grandfather was inducted into the Tennis Hall of Fame in 2000 and his father was a Division 1 collegiate player at Princeton University. Toby grew up playing on the red clay of The Dublin Lake Club with his twin brother. He played competitively for Hanover High School before going to the University of Vermont. Toby has a degree in education and has been teaching tennis at The Quechee Club for the last ten years. He is certified by the USPTA. Email Toby
Natasha Grotz | Tennis Team Coordinator
Natasha has been instrumental in helping develop opportunities for individuals interested in competing for RVC teams. She has started, captained and continues to captain women’s, men’s and mixed teams, and she coordinates the Upper Valley Summer Tennis League. If you are interested in learning more about opportunities for competition at the RVC Tennis Club, email Natasha
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