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The Teddy Tennis Academy - Bergen County

(201) 600-7698 

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Course Details

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Classes are offered year round. Fall, Winter, Spring, and Summer Sessions.

Private, Semi-Private and Custom Group lessons are also available.

Teddy Tennis Play Dates. Get your friends together (3 or more children)  for a Teddy Tennis class.

Call (201) 600-7698 or email for details on all our Teddy Tennis Offerings.

Have a Facility, Club, Rec Program and/or School?  Teddy Tennis can come to your location.

If interested in getting involved within the Teddy Tennis Organization, whether it would be joining our Coaching Staff  (Teddy Tennis Coach Application – Bergen County) or establishing your own Teddy Tennis business, please call 201 600-7698 or email Christopher Pucci at

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Have a Teddy Tennis Fun Session at your location.

We bring the Fun, Music and Fun to you.

Teddy Tennis Fun Session at your Facility Information

Parties & Play Groups

Teddy Tennis Parties

Call 201 600-7698 or email: for information

Teddy Tennis Connect

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  The ‘Teddy Tennis Connect’ is an industry changing web-based coaching, management and training software that enhances the interactive learning environment for our Cub Cadets, Parents, Coaches and Franchise Owners.  The TTC has revolutionized the delivery, participation and involvement of Teddy Tennis everywhere.  The TTC consists of all the lesson plans, all the music, all the illustrations, all the Cub Cadets’ instructional videos and Coaches’ training videos, PLUS all the Coaches’ schedules and a full back office booking, database, and invoicing system.  This software was built specifically forTeddy Tennis Tablet - First Day Teddy Tennis.  Just another example of what establishes Teddy Tennis as leaders in the athletic development of children age 2 1/2 to 6 years old.

Teddy Tennis Connect is plain and simply “Bear”-tastic!

First used, August 5, 2014 at Tenafly Racquet Club, Tenafly New Jersey.

General Manager & Assistant Manager

Christopher Pucci – General Manager and Coach

Christopher has been involved with Teddy Tennis since March of 2013.  With over 30 years developing players, over 20 years in Club/Facility Management and Program Development and over 15 years in coaching ATP & WTA Professional Players, Christopher is considered to be one of the nation’s premier coaches.  Christopher, a USPTA and PTR certified professional, has developed players to achieve World Rankings, NCAA Div. I Championships, Ivy League Rookie of the Year, #1 age division rankings and more.  Christopher is an enthusiastic individual with a passion for tennis.  To him, one of the greatest joys is introducing young children to tennis and he is passionate about using tennis to help develop young children’s character.

“Teddy Tennis is by far the best way to introduce a child to this wonderful sport. It is engaging, fun, mesmerizing and develops not just tennis skills but functional skills that every child this age needs.”

Contact Information: or (201) 600-7698.


Patty Garay – Assistant General Manager and Coach

Patty played singles and doubles for Concordia College and  was a nationally ranked player.  Patricia is a USPTA and CPR Certified Tennis Professional.  Her passion for working with children started at a very young age.  She studied elementary education at Saint Peter’s University and has over 10 years of teaching experience on and off the court!  She is a mother of two boys who are currently training for their 2030 U.S OPEN debut!  Patricia believes that learning a sport lays a strong foundation for any child’s future.  She brings the same fun, educational approach to all her students that she does with her own young children.

“The mediocre teacher tells.  The good teacher explains.  The superior teacher demonstrates.  The great teacher inspires.” –William Arthur Ward

Contact Information: or (201) 600-7698.

Head Ted - Nick

Nick Savastano

Nick is the Director of Coaches in Bergen County as well as the site Director at Tenafly Racquet Club.  Nick has been with Teddy Tennis since its start in Bergen County over 7 years ago. He is one of the Teddy Tennis’ U. S. National trainers and trains all coaches throughout the Tri-State area. Nick received his Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education and Health from William Patterson University in which he turned into 7 years of teaching experience. Nick also has over 12 years of coaching experience at the High School Level in the sports of soccer, baseball and of course tennis. Many of the Cub Cadets and their families as well as the coaches refer to Nick simply as Head Ted.

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Teddy Tennis Coaching Staff

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Allie Ronchi, Head Ted-Nick,

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Jennifer Varon is currently a Teddy Tennis Coach for the Bergen County and Tri-State area. Coach Jen has a Masters Degree in Elementary Education from Hunter College, Orton Gillingham training, over 7 years experience tutoring as well as training and experience working with children with learning disabilities such as ADHD and Dyslexia.  She is devoted to teaching young children the basic fundamentals of tennis in a positive and supportive environment using multi-sensory learning techniques.  Jennifer is passionate about encouraging young children to develop a healthy sense of self and teaches her students how to practice positive self talk and good sportsmanship. Along with coaching tennis, Jennifer is also a committed literacy tutor in Bergen County teaching young students reading and writing fluency using multi-sensory learning techniques.

Dennis Levy is currently an Assistant Coach.  He recently graduated from Binghamton University with a B.S. in Neuroscience and shortly after joined the Teddy Tennis team. He plans on attending dental school in the fall of 2017. Throughout high school Dennis coached tennis to kids ranging from the ages of 6 to 15. In college, he spent much of his extracurricular time working on the board of Autism Speaks to create events in which interested college students would meet regularly with children on the spectrum and engage in various activities such as soccer or kickball. On his off time he enjoys practicing several musical instruments and composing music.  

We are always looking to expand our staff, to find out what part time and full time employment opportunities are available. Click on the link below for information and application or call The Teddy Tennis Academy at 201 600-7698 or email

Teddy Tennis Coach Application Bergen County


Photo Gallery

Teddy Tennis at Woodmont Day Camp    

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Teddy Tennis in action: Tenafly Racquet Club,  Mahwah Youth Tennis Program, Alpine Country Club, Dwight School, and Temple Beth Rishon

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Christopher Pucci having fun at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center during Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day.

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Head Ted – Nick Savastano training new Coaches for the Queens/Nassau, New York Franchise.

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Teddy Tennis Connect in full effect.     

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Sketch_ Anthony at Woodmont Cub Cadets hitting