TENNIS




 




The racquets program at Maplewood Country Club provides members and guests 4 beautiful red clay, 2 spectacular Har-Tru tennis courts & 2 pickleball hard courts (coming soon). Running from April through September, members can enjoy a full event calendar.  Clinics are available for players of all ages and skill levels. 
 
The tennis calendar of events includes Member-Guests, Club Championships, socials, weekly clinics and cardio tennis throughout the season.  Maplewood also offers a competitive league team for women.  Private and group lessons are available at Members’ convenience.
 
The Club employs Florian Mihai, a full-time USPTA/PPR Certified Elite Tennis & Pickleball Professional who takes tremendous care in securing an experienced and well-qualified seasonal staff.

Florian Mihai has been teaching tennis for over 20 years but has a background in tennis that goes back more than 35 years. He starting playing at the age of 4 and was already playing internationally by the age of 9. Florian has won numerous national/international tournaments and also played Division I NCAA College Tennis. In High School he played 1st Singles for Newark Academy remaining undefeated in over 100 team matches played. He also enlisted in the United States Army at the age of 19 until the age of 25 serving tours in South Korea & Iraqi Freedom. He returned back to the states and completed his degree in Finance at Rutgers Business School. Florian loved teaching the game of tennis so much that he decided to pursue it as a career. He is super excited to build a great racquets program here at Maplewood Country Club.