Jacques Hervet

STATUS

  • Mentoring and supervising Frédéric Fontang
  • Sports psychology consultant for competitors and coaches in rugby, tennis, equestrian and football

COACHING CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • Traveling manager-coach for ITF for elite development team from 1991-1997, working with Byron Black, Leander Paes, Mark Knowles, Mahesh Bhupathi, Younes El Aynaoui, Wayne Black and Karim Alami
  • Traveling junior development team coach for ITF from 1998-2002
  • Worked as a private coach for Lionel Roux (1997-1998), Jarkko Nieminen (2000) and Scott Barron (1999-2001)
  • From 2001-2012 was involved with coaching education, with the mission of implementing ITF endorsed courses for national federations
  • Directed Hong Kong Coach Certifications from 2003 to 2012
  • Sports psychology consultant for Jeremy Chardy (2008-2009)
  • Sports psychology consultant for Vasek Pospisil (2013)

PERSONAL

On tour, Jacques reached a career-high ranking of No. 227 in singles and No. 159 in doubles. A graduate of University of Paris Dauphine with a masters degree in Marketing and Sports Management. Also a graduate of Transformance Pro in coaching and team building. Jacques' main professional passion is to use his extensive coaching experience to coach individuals and groups who are under heavy pressure. Works as a freelance tennis columnist for l'Equipe and Grand Chelem tennis magazines. Was a consultant for TV on Eurosport and Canal+ from 1993-1995. In 2012 was a member of the World Team Champion French Men's 50s team. Was also world team champion in 2012 in Men's 50s doubles with Chris Hearn. Loves to watch and participate in sports, particularly tennis and cycling. Wife Martine.