With an outstanding background as a professional player and over 25+ years of teaching experience, Regina Csibi brings both her passion and her expertise to the court, helping you to believe and achieve!
Tennis has been a big part of Regina's life from a young age. As a top junior and open player of her native country of Hungary, she travelled and competed extensively at the international level. Amongst other accomplishments, she is also a two time NCAA doubles national champion, USTA Open National Champion, 4 time All American, recipient of numerous CCAA and NCAA awards and the first player ever to go undefeated in CCAA tennis history in both singles and doubles for four years in college.
Her competitive years lasted about 15 years, during which she earned two degrees (Psychology and High Performance Coaching form the prestigious medical school Semmelweis University) concentrating on areas of her passion, the game of tennis. As she transitioned from player to coach, she first started training competitive junior players, and eventually moved to coaching at the collegiate level. She served a total of 9 years as Head Women's Tennis Coach at CSU Bakersfield and Head Men's Coach at Bakersfield College.
In 2012, Regina looked to branch out and decided to start Regina Csibi Tennis, her own private tennis development program. She currently works with a variety of players, from young children just starting out to competitive USTA junior and high school players, hoping to earn college scholarships. Regina's approach to teaching, is to provide her players a solid technical, physical and mental understanding of the game, so they can bring the most out of themselves in the long run. Because of her deep and found memories of her youth as a young player, she hopes to help juniors in Bakersfield to discover the joy of this sport, recognize the opportunities it may provide and acquire life long skills that come with being an athlete.
Regina offers private lessons, group lessons, junior drills, fitness and conditioning sessions to fit every player’s needs. She has also recently expanded her programs to include adult players interested in the game. With a variety of services offered Regina Csibi Tennis is the perfect program for anyone looking to improve their game, staying active and have fun.
Regina takes pride in her dedication to her students and to have been part of the Bakersfield tennis community for so many years.
"Best kids tennis coach in town. Our kids really love her."
- Jerel Kratt
"Wonderful program, inspirational coach and a great location combined with positive tennis atmosphere. Coach Regina will get you ready to compete outside of your comfort zone!."
- Lina Park
"Miss Regina is excellent at building rapport with her students. More than a coach, she has been a true mentor to my daughter!."
- Lara Chapman