Q&A with Our Director, Justin Fainter

Head Tennis Coach at the Cannon School

Former Men’s & Women’s Tennis Coach at Pfeiffer University

Do you have any nicknames?


Do you have any unusual talents or absurd things that you love?


If you can eat only one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be?

Chinese food, General Taos anything

What is the latest show, series, podcast or book that you binged on?

John Feinstein- back roads of March

What purchase of $100 or less has positively influenced your life in the past 6 months or recent memory?

Ticket to Ride- great board game

What advice would you give a smart, driven 14 year old athlete about to enter high school and what advice should they ignore on the other hand?

Practice makes permanent not perfect.

In the last 5 years, do you have a specific season, match, or tournament that changed your life? What advice or realizations do you have for people in the coaching field who are trying to achieve their team’s potential?

Our school beat a Charlotte power for the first time in school history 0-23 until then. It was a great moment for our school and our program. I’m just so proud of our guys and girls

Tennis Camp - Forehand Training
Tennis Camp - Tennis Campers Camaraderie


Concord, NC
JUNE 15 – 18