Club Pros

MIKE THOMSON     (416) 820-1993


  • First year at Whiteoaks Park Tennis Club
  • Current Director of Tennis at Eglinton Flats Winter Tennis Club for 17 seasons
  • National Teaching Professional for the past 31 years
  • Member of the Tennis Professionals Association
  • 2006-2017 Rogers Cup Pro-Am Director worked with Pete Sampras, Boris Becker, John McEnroe, Ivan Lendl, Anna Kornikova, Martina Navratilova, Michael Chang, Bryan Brothers and Canadian Davis Cup players Daniel Nestor and Vasek Pospisil.
  • Worked with #1 Doubles player, Daniel Nestor
  • Currently coaching OTA competitive top juniors U10, U12 & U14 categories
  • 2015 Over 45 Men’s Doubles Eastern Senior Champion



CHARLES GEMBES     (416) 892-4440


  • Charles Gembes has been working as a tennis pro for over 26 years
  • Certified Club Professional, and a Certified Tennis Professional U.S.P.T.R.
  • In the past he has assisted in the Rogers Cup Pro-Am, captained the Brampton Boys Majors Intercounty Team Champions, and coached Alex Mitric (Top 2016 U12 in Ontario)
  • University of Texas, Tyler NAIA National Team Champions 1994
  • Career best over 35 singles ITF ranking of 21st in the world
  • Ontario men’s over 35 singles champion 2008.
  • Finished ranked 3rd nationally in doubles NAIA 1994
  • Coached Izabella Glinska U12 and Maria Milic U16 to Ontario singles championship titles.