Steve Adamson Tennis Academy

Developing tennis players into Champions. Located in beautiful Pacific Beach in San Diego, California the Steve Adamson Tennis Academy is the premier tennis academy in San Diego.

Our academy boasts four top 20 nationally ranked players as well as numerous players who are ranked in the top 20 in Southern California with more to come. By emphasizing education, integrity, and a strong work ethic our players will be equipped with the skills needed to succeed not just on the tennis court but in life.

Operating as usual


Another great couple of weekends for these kids. Matthew Sah took the singles title at the J.P. Yamasaki 14s. Matthew Mu won the 16s in the Todd Short Memorial. Congrats!


Congrats again to Timmy Sah winner of singles and doubles at the ITF in the Dominican Republic. He went an amazing 20-0 during the last two weeks.


What a weekend for the Academy! Congrats to Matthew Mu (winner boys 16s Anaheim), Derek Wong (winner boys 14s Anaheim), and Michael Hao (winner boys 14s Coronado).


Congrats to Timmy Sah! Winner of singles and doubles in the ITF Puerto Rico tournament. What a first tournament back after nine months off.🏆


Congratulations to Ivan Thamma for winning the boys 18's singles and doubles at the 31st Annual Los Caballeros Junior Tournament. Also, a great tournament for Matthew Sah a finalist in singles and doubles in the boys 14's. Rohan Murali took the title on the boys 12's at the Emmo Tennis Junior Open. Great weekend!


Last week of the Academy Summer Training Program. Everyone was working hard before going back to school.


Another great training day at the Academy. Thanks so much to Chris Tontz (USTA Carson coach) for helping these top juniors from San Diego. What a great bunch of kids!


Congratulations Ivan Thamma for winning the 16's doubles at Kalamazoo! You deserve it. You are a great kid.


Congratulations to Derek Wong on being a finalist in Matchpoint Summer Junior Open.

[08/03/15]   Help Wanted!! We are looking for someone to work in the pro shop at the Pacific Beach Tennis Club on weekday evenings and weekend shifts. Contact us via FB ASAP!


San Diego Junior Tennis Player Taylor Fritz, number one junior player in the world, hitting a big ball this past Monday night for WTT Aviators at La Costa.


Steve Adamson Tennis Academy's cover photo


Timmy is BACK! Oh yeah!!


David and Trevor win their first tournament together at the Barnes Tennis Center July 20th


Zoe Scandalis, winner of the Manzanillo, Mexico $10,000 Challenger 2 weeks in a row with different doubles partners.
June 15-21 and June 22-28


Steve Adamson Tennis Academy's cover photo 04/14/2014

Steve Adamson Tennis Academy

Check out the website featuring Timmy! Congratulations! Tennis Lessons and Player Development Programs


Congratulations to Timmy Sah for winning the Boy's 14 Doubles at the 2014 USTA National Spring Tournament (Easter Bowl)!


Timeline Photos


Timeline Photos


Great job to Timmy and Robert for winning the So Cal Sectional Doubles Championships! 09/06/2013

Top Coaches Evaluate Trends at Junior Tournament
STEVE ADAMSON AT THE US OPEN AS PART OF THE USTA HIGH PERFORMANCE COACHING PROGRAM An elite group of 18 coaches were assembled by the United States Tennis Association to assess junior players from across the world at the United States Open.

[08/20/13]   Great job to Matt Miller who made the Hot 100 list and front page of the tennis recruiting website! Your hard work paid off this summer! 08/20/2013

Prince Hot 100 List - August '13 Today we announce the August edition of the Prince Hot 100. The Prince Hot 100 features 100 boys and 100 girls who have been playing outstanding tennis. These players have substantially improved their rankings over the past month.


News this summer from the SATA!! Zoe Scandalis won an ITF $10,000 future tournament in doubles in Cancun, Mexico. Timmy Sah had a third place finish in the Southern Cal Sectionals in the Boys 14 & under. Matthew Mu won the USTA Regional Segment in Sacramento, CA winning 6-0,6-1 in the final. Great job to everyone!!


We are so proud of you! Congratulations to Robert Liu and Timmy Sah for winning the Esme Pearson Memorial D14 doubles!


Great job Greg Garcia for securing the finalist spot at the Boy's 18 Fullerton tournament! Greg pictured on left


Nice job Greg Garcia for winning the boy's 18 doubles! Way to make the academy proud! Greg pictured on the left


Great job to Robert Liu and Timmy Sah for winning the Fullerton designated 14's boys doubles tournament! Also, great job to Timmy (pictured left) for taking home the singles title as well! 12/19/2012

Blind Surfer Defies Limitations by Conquering the Banzai Pipeline

When things get tough on the tennis court just remember this guy......... Surfing big waves in the ocean is a skill that takes a lot of practice, technique, balance, and talent. In fact, even experienced surfers have the occasional wipeout and sustain injuries in their pursuit of the big waves. The combination of skill and danger makes Brazilian surfer Derek Rabelo's stor...

[11/28/12]   Reminder: next week our advanced program will move to Tuesday-Thursday @ 3:30-4:30.

[11/28/12]   Congratulations to academy students Oliver Welsh and Greg Garcia for committing to Bryant University and Brown University. Great work guys!


Oliver Welsh won the Rancho Penasquito's Junior Open tournament for boy's U18. Great job Oliver! Another great win at the Balboa Junior Open U18! Really proud of you!


Zoe Scandalis won the doubles $10,000 pro event in New Orleans, LA and got to the quarters in singles. Congratulations! Great job playing in the WTA La Costa 2012 qualifying rounds!




Opening Hours

Monday 2pm - 6pm
Tuesday 2pm - 6pm
Wednesday 2pm - 6pm
Thursday 2pm - 6pm
Friday 2pm - 6pm
Saturday 9am - 2pm