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leader in player development for over 40 years

ace academy

About Ace

ACE Tennis has been recognized as a leader in player development for over 40 years. We are committed to the development of excellence in youth through the sport of tennis and offer leading edge tennis programs, camps and competitive training in a supportive and educational environment. We currently operate year round out of Cedar Springs Club in Burlington, at Toronto Tennis City in Toronto, and in 6 seasonal club locations in the GTA.

We provide progressive programs for players of all levels and commitment. Our Skill Development programs are for players wanting to learn the skills necessary to enjoy tennis for life. Our High Performance programs are designed for players wanting to compete at a Provincial, National or International level. We are committed to each player reaching their tennis goals simply to learn a lifetime activity, receive a university scholarship or play professionally.

Message From The Founder

ACE is dedicated to the excellence in youth through the sport of tennis. We aim to instill a love of the game, and we are honoured to have an opportunity to make an impact on our players that can last a lifetime. We are committed to teaching values, developing character, encouraging leadership and of course to growing the game!

Pierre Lamarche
Founder, All Canadian Sports Management & ACE Tennis
Stamp of Approval
Years of Experience
Gold Development Training Center

Operations and Leadership

ACE has been nominated as a Gold Development Training Center by Tennis Canada for the last 20 years since the inception of the award. ACE is operated by partners Pierre Lamarche and Doug Burke, both former Davis Cup Captains for Canada and Jamaica, former ATP tour members & coaches, and have an international reputation and have worked with the international tennis federation.

All ACE coaches are certified by Tennis Canada, and many have led provincial, national and international teams in competition, as well as serving as course conductors for the Tennis Canada certification system.