Coaches & Staff

Elite Tennis in Vancouver is staffed by world class instructors who provide coaching that goes beyond technical and tactical training. By providing instruction based on the aptitide of individual students, we help players uncover their unique style and drive.

Dal Gill, Director of Tennis

Dal has been involved in tennis for over 25 years and has had the privilege of coaching many national champions. As the Founder of  Elite Tennis in Vancouver, he’s created a successful system of coaching that helps students evolve into world-class players.

Dal has visited tennis academies around world. His experiences have allowed him to learn internationally renowned techniques and strategies, which he brings to the students of Elite Tennis in a progressive and caring environment.

Dynamic and focused, Dal works with students of all ages. He is skilled at helping players discover their own unique strengths and playing style.

Vadim Korkh, Director of High Performance

Bio coming soon.

Helen Kelesi, Director of High Performance Development

Helen holds a Level Three Coaching Certificate. A former tour professional, Helen was dubbed “Hurricane Helen” by the Canadian Press for her fiery demeanor and aggressive game style.

She achieved a career high with a WTA ranking of World No. 11 and was a regular fixture in the top-25.

As a former champ, Helen is keen to get more youngsters involved in the game. She loves teaching and brings a wealth of experience to Elite Tennis in Vancouver.


Sandy Rai, High Performance Coach & Coordinator

Bio coming soon.

Nelly Dvornicka, High Performance Coach

Bio coming soon.

Anmol Ladhar, High Performance & Hitting Coach

Anmol is a former junior tennis player who ranked in the top 8 nationally. He was also an under 18 provincial champion. Anmol, a certified instructor, is passionate about coaching tennis and enjoys working with young players to enhance their game and confidence.

Lev Gabuyzan, High Performance Coach & Adults Programming

Bio coming soon.

Scott Hebert, Off court Fitness

Scott has been a Strength and Conditioning Coach for 15 years. Formerly the Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach for the Vancouver Canucks from 1999-2001, Scott has proven success working with hockey players from the NHL, AHL, and WHL. Scott brings out the best in athlethes by combining hard work with science in a fun and competitive environment. Scott is a Reebok Master Trainer for BC, certifying fitness professionals in a variety of courses through Reebok University.

Satnam Gill, Director of Operations

As Director of Operations, Satnam applies the skills learned while completing a Bachelor of Business Administration to run Elite Tennis in Vancouver.

She is also a Certified General Accountant (CGA) and works with coaches, players, and parents to create innovative programs that fulfill the company’s mandate of enabling all students and players to fulfill their potential.

Chan Gill, Office Administrator

Bio coming soon.

Colin Mckay, Physio

Bio coming soon

Want to learn more about Elite Tennis in Vancouver? Contact us at (604) 273-7366 or by email for more information.

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