“I have been with Heathrow since the first ball was hit on the stadium in 1986,” says Director of Tennis, Barry Myers. “Since then we have added a professional staff with over a century of combined experience. Vaughan Snyman, Head Teaching Professional, played on the ATP tour. Thad Hawkes, a former Director of Tennis, also boasts over 20 years of instructional experience. In addition, Randy Lauters has been our head junior tennis camp instructor for 20 years.” Come experience what superb instruction can do for your tennis game. 

Barry Myers
Director of Tennis

Vaughan Snyman

I was born in Port Elizabeth, South Africa and represented South Africa overseas as a top junior including the Eddie Herr and Orange Bowl. I graduated from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) in 1995 where I was an All-American in singles and doubles, and reached #1 in NCAA doubles with partner Paul Rosner. I played on the ATP tour for 7 years and participated in Grand Slam events achieving a rank in the 100's in the ATP rankings. I have also won events such as Irish Open, Scottish Open, Newcastle Open , Zermatt Open, Orlando Citrus Classic,  Sintra Portugal Masters among others. I have coached and trained players world-wide and have been at Heathrow Country Club for over 12 years, where I coach players of all levels, from beginners, juniors, college, adults to the professional level. 


Danny Keating

Danny Keating is a USPTA Elite Pro with over 23 years teaching experience. His certifications include 10&Under Tennis,  Etcheberry Tennis,  Cardio Tennis,  NASM, USTA TD, ROGY TD.  Danny played competitive Jr. and Men's tournaments including making the UCF team and touring the Satellite circuit in France.  He completed an Ironman 70.3 and also biked 174mi. across FL in one day.  He also loves to cook, spend time with family and do any outdoor activity.