Our coaching staff would be happy to offer you both private and semi-private lessons no matter your skill level.
(Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced or Professional).
Contact the club or come and see for yourself which coach is ideal for you.
Mike Kool - Mike has been the Head Professional at Rosedale -Tennis Club for over 30 years.
In that time he has developed a very successful elite junior program that has produced both Provincial and National Champions.
He is especially proud of the many NCAA tennis scholarships his students have achieved.
He works with all levels and ages to help them reach their full tennis potential and also is a valuable mentor to youth as they develop through the various tennis stages. Mike has over 300 academy alumni and loves the passion for tennis that Rosedale members possess.
If you have any program inquiries or to book a lesson email
Mustapha Jamal - Mustapha is a Tennis Canada Certified Club Pro 1 and a Tennis Canada Certified Official with several years of experience teaching tennis at the Rosedale Tennis Club, to members of all ages and skill levels.
He has been ranked as high as 6 provincially in his home country of Pakistan.
Specializing in stroke development and strategic planning for successful match play, he is known for his high intensity Cardio Tennis clinics and engaging Junior Program instruction.
Mustapha also organizes provincial tournaments at the club.
To book a lesson email
Nino Rajic - Nino has been involved with coaching for over 15 years and for the past 10 years he has specialized in High Performance Coaching. From 2005 to the present, he has worked with Tennis Canada to further his coaching skills. For his continued professional development, Nino has also worked at the internationally respected Bob Brett Tennis Centre. He spent numerous, month long trips from 2008-2013 working with Bob and his Team in San Remo, Italy. Nino also spent many months travelling internationally with junior players.
Although working with players of all levels and ages, his primary focus is with high performance player development. Nino has worked with many players that qualified for scholarships in numerous schools as well as some of the youngest players growing through the Progressive Tennis methodology that was adopted by Tennis Canada.
Coach 3 - Club Pro 2 - 3 Year Coach Mentoring Program through Tennis Canada
A McMaster University graduate with a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) and a minor in Geographical Information Systems.
You can contact Nino through his e-mail address
Tom Pociecha - Tom has been coaching for 15 years and has been part of the Rosedale family for 22 years.
He has worked in both private and group settings with students of all ages and levels. His interactive style incorporates instruction with a realistic game based approach and many of his students have gone on to attain scholarships in the United States.
Played in the number 1 position on the McMaster Marauder Men’s Varsity Tennis Team, (won silver medal at the OUA team competition). Still active in competition he is currently ranked 5th in Canada in the A division and in the top 20 in the Open division in Ontario
Tom believes that learning to play tennis incorporates many life lessons such as patience, the need to be playful and perseverance.
Favorite Quote: Character consists of what you do on the third and fourth tries
Tennis Certification: Tennis Canada Coach Level 2 High Performance
Tennis Ontario Club Professional Level 2
McMaster University graduate with Bachelor in Mathematical Sciences
Brock University graduate with Bachelor in Education
Tom can be reached at