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Barry Riddle
Suzette Riddle
A native Coloradoan, Barry attended Northglenn High School, where he played tennis and basketball. Barry earned a business/recreation degree at the University of Northern Colorado and was a scholarship tennis player. His team qualified for nationals during Barry's junior and senior years and was ranked 9th in the nation.

Following college, Barry was head tennis pro at the Colorado Athletic Club West and Evergreen Athletic Clubs. He also managed several area athletic clubs, taught racquetball and squash, and has been a top-ranked racquetball and squash player.

During his career at HEAD Sports, Barry was Tennis, Squash and Racquetball Promotion Manager, Tennis Product Manager and District Sales Manager, and served as a HEAD International Advisory staff member. While at HEAD, Barry was fortunate to work with several world class players and instructors: Arthur Ashe, Dennis Van Der Meer, Goran Ivanisevic, Thomas Muster,Tim Mayotte, Crawford Lindsey, Andre Agassi and David Wheaton.

Barry has been teaching and coaching tennis for over thirty years. He is a teaching professional at the Greenwood Tennis center, coached with Ed Anderson at Chaparral High School and is a USPTA Development Coach. Barry and his wife Suzette are co-owners of the Parker Tennis Company, and are committed to provide quality tennis for every Parker area resident.

  • 2009 Pioneer League Coach of the Year
  • 2010 Continental League Coach of the Year
  • USPTA Development Coach
  • USTA Certified umpire
  • CTUA (Colorado Tennis Umpire Assoc) Board Member
  • CRTA (Castle Rock Tennis Assoc) Board Member

"Tennis provided me the opportunity to obtain a college degree, travel the world, meet and work with world class players and coaches, and most importantly, meet and marry my phenomenal wife, Suzette. I am grateful for everything tennis has given me, I am committed to help Parker kids and adults learn and enjoy this incredible sport."

Riddle Family
Suzette grew up in Potomac, Maryland where she was a nationally ranked junior player and played varsity in high school. While attending the University of Virginia, Suzette earned a liberal arts degree and competed as a tennis scholarship athlete for four years.

Following college, Suzette taught and coached at several East Coast tennis academies and clubs, and managed two retail tennis shops before moving to St Louis and eventually Parker, Colorado.

Since moving to Parker, Suzette has become the first female coach for the perennial state champion Cherry Creek Bruins boys tennis team working with Colorado Hall of Fame recipient, Kirk Price. In 2004 she served as girls assistant coach at Chaparral High School, working with Ed Anderson.

Suzette has been teaching and coaching tennis for over twenty years. Suzette is a USPTA certified teaching professional and is in  her third year as a full time professional at the Greenwood Tennis Center in Greenwood Village.

Barry and Suzette are co-owners of the Parker Tennis Company and are committed to provide quality tennis programs for every Parker area resident.

 
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