Our Team

Ralph McNiven

Coach, Director

Coach Ralph McNiven is the Director and co-owner of Aforza, and has over 25 years of coaching experience. Dedicated to all levels of instruction, he has coached beginner to nationally-ranked players. Ralph was also the Head Men’s Tennis Coach for the University of Calgary Dino’s team for 15 years. Having his own background in competitive tennis, Ralph’s passion and commitment to the sport is evident in his role at Aforza and in his coaching.

Level of certification and the associated organization:

Coach 2 – Tennis Professionals Association (TPA), Tennis Canada

Personal accomplishments:

July Fest Open Championships
Penticton Yacht and Country Club Doubles Championships
Garneau Centennial Championship
Three Western National Senior Championships

Spare-time activities

Golfing, cooking and movie and board game nights with family