Complete Coaching By Advantage Tennis
Employed also with Advantage tennis is Jeremy Plumley. He has been a huge help in assisting on court with the various tennis programs we have running daily! Coach Jeremy holds an Elite level coaching certification as well as a stringing certification. He and his family also live right here in town! He assists in coaching the ladies WAIT team, multiple juniors programs and will also give private lessons when needed!
Darren Holt is our currently our head teaching pro and owner of Advantage Tennis. Originally from Sussex, England, and a player from the age of 7, Darren has taught for over 25 years, all over the east coast of the United States!.Coach Darren feels extremely blessed to earn a living doing what he loves! Former Director of Operations for MG Tennis (overseeing Lake Cane Tennis Center, Ft. Gatlin Tennis Center, and others) he enjoys all aspects of the tennis industry; creating, promoting and teaching programs, giving private lessons, managing other tennis professionals, and even still playing himself! Darren is skilled and experienced at teaching all levels of students, from the very beginner, to the college prospect and advanced ladies teams. He is also the Head Coach for the Celebration High School Boys Tennis Team. Coach Darren is also certified USPTA, CPR and First Aid.
Darren lives here in Celebration with his wife, Rachel, who also plays on multiple teams and has been instrumental in the growth of Junior Team Tennis here in Celebration. Ariel, Darren's step-daughter, and probably the instigator for Rachel's love of tennis, is a young adult now living on her own in Windermere. Step-son Owen and daughter Daniela attend Celebration K-8 and of course, play TENNIS!