Carlos La Riva, Director of Junior Programs

Carlos is originally from Venezuela, and has also lived in Germany and Columbia. For the past 10 years Carlos has lived in Boca Raton, Florida where for the past 9 years he has taught at a Country Club. He also trains at the Pro World Tennis Academy with world top ranked players. Carlos is great with both kids and adults and specializes in advance tournament players. Carlos is an experienced and dedicated teacher who is returning for his fifth year at Buckskill. Carlos runs our Junior Program as well as teaching adult private lessons and clinics.

Anett Ferenczi-Bako, Head Pro

Annet is a head pro at Buckskill Tennis Club. Anett is a native of Budapest, Hungary where she was a top ranked junior tennis player. Anett went on to play Division I college tennis on a full scholarship at University of Nevada, Las Vegas for four years. She has experience in conducting private lessons from her time at the Cosmopolitan Hotel and Westgate Resort where she frequently worked with guests. Anett has also spent time as a camp organizer and coached individuals of various ages and playing abilities.

Luis LaRiva, Staff Pro

Luis was the 2013 Florida State High School champion. He was a Florida State semi finalist in 2012, 2014 and 2015. Luis is a PTR certified instructor. He is returning for his fifth season at Buckskill Tennis Club where he has a following of happy clients!

Gerard Andres, Staff Pro

Gerard was born and raised in Barcelona, Spain. He started playing tennis when he was four years old, practicing and learning from Albert Portas (19 ATP) and German Puentes (90 ATP), where had the opportunity to practices and meet pro players like Rafa Nadal, Fabio Fognini, and Richard Gasquet. He has coached over summers since he was 16 years old, giving private and group lessons in Barcelona, Hawaii and Florida.

Marc Dookingue

Marc was born in France and comes to us this summer from Palm Beach Florida where he was the Assistant Head Pro at the Four Seasons Resort and Spa. He is a level 1 and 2 certified TRX trainer, a high performance junior tennis coach, an adult clinic and USTA tennis team specialist. His playing style is classic serve and volley and he teaches first strike tennis.

Sabin Saveluc, Staff Pro

Sabin was born and raised in Bacau, Romania. He started playing tennis at the age of 6 and won multiple national tournaments across Romania. Sabin has started coaching at the age of 17 and spent his last summer as a pro at Atlantic Beach Tennis Club teaching both adult and kids private lessons and clinics. This is his first year at Buckskill.