Reinaldo Rivas

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Availability & Contact Info:
Reinaldo is a Certified Ontario Squash Coach and he will be available to help improve your overall squash game, regardless of your level. He has experience teaching from the first time players to very good players, as well kids from 4 years old thru much older folks.
He offers clinics, private or semi-private lessons during week days after 7pm.
If you are interested in learning how to play Doubles Squash, he also offers clinics to learn the game and strategy.
You can contact Reinaldo directly via email of phone:
rivasr3@gmail.com
+1-647-291-8274

Biography:
Born & raised in Caracas, Venezuela, Reinaldo started playing squash when he was 11 years old. Very quickly after that he started participating in National & International tournaments, helping grow the passion for the sport even more.
Although Reinaldo never made the Professional Squash Circuit, he was one of the top players in the Caribbean and South America in the early 90’s. He traveled to many countries to play & teach the sport.
When Reinaldo’s quash coach (Jean-Pierre Tock) left Venezuela in 1989, Reinaldo took over the challenge to full fill his coach’s footsteps. Since then, he has taught the sport to well over a 1,000 squash players and in many cases, he has changed for better, people’s lives forever.
Reinaldo came to Canada in 2003 and quickly joined the squash community. He played in many different Tournaments, Leagues and he discovered Doubles in 2006, for which he grew a great passion.
Reinaldo continued to teach squash in clubs & gyms such as: Sports Clubs of Canada, GoodLife Fitness and he joined the Richmond Hill Squash Club in 2012. He is also an active member of one of the oldest squash clubs in the city (The Toronto Racquet Club).

Below a list of the highlights of Reinaldo’s squash career:
• Represented Venezuela in multiple International Events.
• Teaching Squash since 1989 (Europe, South America and Canada)
• Ontario Squash Coach Certified (Level 1)
• Participated in North American, European, Caribbean and Latin-American Tournaments.
• 1991-2000- National Champion 9 straight years- Venezuela
• 1991-1992- Europe Squash Tour- England, Belgium, Portugal
• 1994- South American Top 16 (South American Tour: Venezuela, Columbia, Peru, Ecuador)
• 1998- Open Caribbean Champion- Barbados- Caribbean Squash Circuit
• 2004- Ontario’s “A” Champion
• 2006 & 2008- Doubles “B” Champion- Montreal Invitational
• 2006- Ontario’s Doubles “B” Champion- Toronto
• 2007- Doubles “B” Champion- Buffalo Invitational
• 2014 – Division 1 Singles T&D Champions (Summer)
• 2015 – IMAST Team Champions (Cleveland)