Tennis Advantage of Miami

Tennis Advantage of Miami is a locally based company dedicated to promoting the game of tennis. It represents Niurka’s vision of teaching tennis to players of all levels and ages. Tennis Advantage of Miami and Niurka believe that it is never too early or too late to meet us on the court. We think that everyone regardless of age, ability or physical conditioning can always improve their tennis game to enjoy a sport of a lifetime.

Director and Head Coach Niurka Sodupe

Tennis Advantage of Miami Director and Head Coach Niurka Sodupe began playing tennis when she was 7 years old. She was coached by world renowned tennis legend Pancho Segura and she trained at the world famous Nick Bollettieri Tennis Academy among the likes of Andre Agassi, Jim Courier and Monica Seles. In 1984, as a junior, she was ranked number 7 in the world. After reaching the finals of the Junior U.S. Open, she was invited to compete in the Olympic trials. That year, tennis was going to be a demonstration sport at the Los Angeles Summer Olympics.

Niurka continued on to the professional tour where she competed for several years and was ranked in the top 120. She has competed all around the world, including 3 Grand Slams, the French Open, Wimbledon, and the U.S. Open.

Niurka began her coaching career 20 years ago in a Miami based tennis academy where she started their Elite players program and successfully coached children and adults. She has had a hand in the development of several junior players that have continued on to play college tennis. She has also coached many winning USTA teams that have won at the local and regional level and have competed in sectionals. She was also the head coach for the boys and girls varsity tennis teams at Westminster Christian School. She is USPTA certified and she is trained in 10 and under tennis.

Tennis Advantage of Miami was created by Niurka Sodupe to continue the promotion and development of the sport of tennis that she loves!