Teaching Highlights

  • Instructed in numerous tennis camps along side many of the sport’s Top professionals, among them Rod Laver (Adidas tennis camp)
  • Coached Many U.S. Nationally ranked juniors, College players and Professional players, among them:
    Mark Copland- top six at U.C.L.A., Blake Spone- No. 1 Columbia Univeristy (1986), Dan-Dan- China’s Federation Cup player, Stacy Martin- French Open, All American 1985, Harold Hecht- No. 1 at Beverly High School and top player at University of California Berkeley(1983-1985), Mike Fedida- Winner of Ojai Collegiate and ranked 5 in Collegiate National Ranking (1997-1998), Nir Wellgreen- ranked top 200 by the A.T.P.
  • Instructed many celebrities. Among them:
    Johnny Carson, Malcolm McDowell, Perry Como, Don Ford (Lakers), Walter Patton, David Jollif, Maurice White(Earth Wind and Fire), Olsen sisters, Paul Sorvino and others.

Coach Gabe with Former student and UCLA Player Mark Copland

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Dennis Mkratchian former student, ranked top 2 in nation boys 16 & under & future U.C.L.A. player with coach Gabe