Hi, I’m Valter Paiva! Since my first tennis lesson as a kid in Brazil, I’ve been in love with tennis. I’ve had the privilege of teaching tennis to hundreds of kids in Orange County. Competing as a tour professional was an exciting experience, but I’m most passionate about sharing the game of tennis with the next generation. All of my tennis camps, lessons, and Junior Academy is aimed at making tennis fun and exciting for young children, starting around 5 years old, to juniors up to 13, and aspiring players entering high school.
2015 National Finalist – Senior Doubles 35
2015 Best Tennis Academy – Best Business of Long Beach Award
2013 National Champion – Senior Doubles 35
2009 USPTA Pro of the Year – Los Angeles District
2007 Winner of the USTA Nationals Championships/5.0
2007 Arcadia Open Winner
2001, 2002 & 2004 Player of the Year MEAC Championship Regional Conf.
2002 Playing Record of 34-7
2001 Playing Record 19-2
1995 & 1996 National Champion – Singles 18s – Brazil