About Us

Superior Tennis Academy provides affordable Northern Gold Coast Tennis lessons.

Established in the year 2000 by local Gold Coast Tennis Coach Nathan Waddell, we have been operating for over 23+ years delivering kids tennis lessons, adult tennis coaching, running local competition and attending both state and national Tennis tournaments.



Superior Tennis Academy is situated between Runaway Bay and Hope Island on the Northern Gold Coast.

We offer affordable tennis coaching which is led by our friendly & professional Tennis Coaches who hold 23+ years of tennis coaching knowledge and experience.


Our Coaches

Head Coach Nathan Waddell is lucky to be supported by a dedicated team of innovative Tennis professionals who all hold current and up-to-date Tennis coaching certificates and are blue card holders.

We believe in setting high standards and it was with these high standards that our Head Coach and founder Nathan Waddell won Tennis Gold Coast Coach of the Year in 2013 and was nominated again in 2014.

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Our Coaching Philosophy

Our coaching philosophy is very much about learning through play, celebrating success, learning from mistakes and balancing hard work with having fun.

Our motto of Hardwork and Dedication = Success is the driving force behind us. We regularly have competitive teams in junior competition achieve great results while developing their game.

Our players also are encouraged to develop life skills such as discipline, teamwork, commitment, goal setting and learn the importance of including fun in everything that we do.

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