Tennis Training Credentials and Experience

Carlbo coaches some of the top juniors in Florida and is visited regularly by ATP and WTA touring pros. He mentors coaches from Sweden, China, Great Britain and the U.S.

Carlbo is the head coach of the East Lake High School boys’ tennis team, and teaches junior development tennis for the 11-17 age group. He runs a USTA 10 and Under Tennis program at the North Pinellas YMCA and at surrounding elementary schools, and teaches a variety of adult clinics.


  • Master Tennis Professional
  • Over 30 years of teaching tennis
  • Experienced teaching all levels of tennis from ATP and WTA professionals, adults to 10 and under tennis

College and Pro Tennis

  • Pepperdine University Tennis Team
  • 1 1/2-year stint on the professional tour with world ranking of No. 429

Professional Tennis Registry (PTR ) Certifications


  • Adult Development Certification: Professional
  • 10 and Under Certification: Professional
  • 11 to 17 Certification : Professional
  • Performance Certification : Professional
  • PTR Wheelchair Certified

Special Designations

  • PTR Professional of the year 2013
  • Junior Development Master of Tennis
  • Performance Master of Tennis
  • Merit Achievement Program Rating 5A
  • Clinician / Tester

United States Professional Tennis Association (USPTA) Certifications –

  • Elite Professional ( P1)

United States Tennis Association (USTA) Certification –

    • USTA High Performance Coach
    • Workshop Faculty

Swedish Tennis Federation Certification –

  • Certified Professional

The International Tennis Performance Association (ITPA) Certification –

  • Master Tennis Performance Specialist (MTPS)
  • Certified Tennis Performance Specialist (CTPS)
  • Tennis Performance Trainer (TPT)

Etcheberry Experience Certification –

  • Strength, Conditioning & Movement in Sports

Human Performance Institute Certification –

  • Certified Mental Toughness Specialist

Carlbo Tennis offers top high performance tennis training in Tampa Florida. We training and instruction for under 10 youth, juniors, adults, coaches, professional ATP/WTA, college players, and disabled athletes. Contact us to learn more about our private instruction and camps.


TEL: 813-786-5318