Tennis Pros/Instruction

BRC provides adult and junior private and semi-private lessons.

In addition, we offer tennis clinics/drills several times each week. They are conducted by our staff of highly trained, dedicated, and attentive professionals and instructors.


To schedule private, semi-private, drills, or team lessons, with any of our Pros, please email them directly or call the Pro Shop.

Questions? Please call the Pro Shop at 661-325-8652.

Click here for the current Clinic/Drills Schedule.

Mark Fredriksz – Director Of Tennis

Chelsea Blackburn –
Director of Operations

Chuck Beatty – Teaching Pro

  • 40 Year Teaching Pro
  • Joined BRC in 2013
  • USPT Registry Certified, USTA Sports Science Certified Level 1, & USPTA Certified with P-1 Elite Rating
  • Teaches any/all styles of play
  • Competed on theĀ  USTA Pro Satellite Tour while attending Harry Hopman Tennis Academy in Florida
  • 10 Year Tennis Director at Club Corporation of America’s Houston Metropolitan Racquet Club
  • Tennis Director – Tennis for Spare Time, Inc.. Country Oaks Racquet Club – Woodland, CA.
  • Director of Tennis – Chico Racquet Club and Resort – Chico, CA.
  • Director of Tennis – Laurel Glen Tennis & Fitness Club – Bakersfield, CA
  • Staff Pro and Director of Junior Tennis – Stockdale Country Club – Bakersfield, CA
  • World-Class Sushi Afficianado
  • Proud Husband (Joanne – 36 years) and father (Madeline, Joseph, Matthew, & Jeffrey)
  • Contact:
  • Members $60/hr
  • Non Members $65
  • UCLA Women’s Tennis Team – Singles & Doubles
  • Started playing at age 5 and began USTA Tournament Play at Age 8
  • Top Level Junior – Sponsored by Prince at Age 10
  • Competed in Junior Nationals (Hardcourts and Indoors) in Singles & Doubles.
  • Began Teaching at age 16
  • Joined BRC (as a Member) in 2018
  • 6 Months later hired as BRC Director of Operations
  • In addition to her Director of Operations duties, Chelsea teaches tennis daily
  • Contact:
  • Members $50/hr
  • Non Members $60/hr
John Marble - Tennis Instructor
  • 1972 top recruit for CSUB’s first men’s tennis team.
  • Graduated in 1976 as a 4-years Tennis Letter Winner
  • 40 years Tennis Coach in the Kern High School District
  • During those 40, taught tennis at Stockdale Country Club (with Tracy Macnair Burell) as well as teaching at BRC
  • Although now semi-retired, Chuck continues working the BRC USTA Teams and sharing his vast experience and love for the game with anyone interested in improving
  • Proud father of two excellent tennis players and top leaders in their own professions – Ryan and Danon
  • Contact:
  • Members $50/hr
  • Non Members $60/hr
Buddy Turl - Tennis Instructor