Head Pro Austin Gardella is available for private, semi-private or group lessons in tennis and platform tennis. He also coaches and runs instructional drills for the Club’s interclub tennis teams and heads the Summer Camp for Juniors. He can be reached at or (203) 858-3046.


About Austin Gardella

Austin Gardella became Head Tennis Pro of the Pound Ridge Tennis Club in 2015 after six years as a Tennis Pro at the New Canaan Racquet Club. A Stamford resident, Austin has also worked as Paddle Tennis Director and Assistant Tennis Pro at Shorehaven Country Club.

Austin earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology in 2008 from Franklin Pierce University, where he was a three-year captain of the school's Division 2 tennis team, finishing as No. 1 Singles and No. 1 Doubles. He was a two-time NE10 Player of the Week and a member of the All Conference Team.