Meet the Coaches!
Our coaches and nutritionist are here to help provide you with tips on how to help on an off the court...for the only children out there, think of them as the big sisters you never had but always wanted. Whether advice on how to balance school and athletics, learning about new drills to sharpen your athletic skills, or learning which meals are best to eat before a big game, our coaches and nutritionist are here to help! Check out more about them by reading their bios. If you have a question you'd like to ask them, send us an email at email@example.com!
Amara Mbionwu, NCAA Division 1 Basketball
My name is Amara Mbionwu, and I'm a recent graduate of Columbia University. I played on the basketball team for all four years, and now I play for the USA national Netball team, where we compete all across the country and the world. We're training hard to gain entrance into the 2020 Olympics!
Kate Tempesta, LPGA Professional Golfer & Founder of the Urban Golf Academy
My name is Kate Tempesta and I am the Founder and Head Coach at the Urban Golf Academy in New York. Our curriculum is built on age-appropriate childhood development techniques, golf skills, and athletic development. I have had the honor of being voted Golf Digest's 50 Best Women Teachers in America (2012), “Top Young Instructor” (2010, 2012), and “40 Most Influential People in Golf under 40” by Golf Magazine.
Meet Our Nutritionist!
Faye Hakimi, Certified Nutrition Counselor and Founder of Cook, Play, Live
I’m Faye Hakimi, one of two founding partners of Cook Play Live, an organization dedicated to healthy eating. We noticed nutrition education was limited in urban communities and we are on a mission to change that! As a certified Holistic Health and Nutrition counselor, I help people make lifestyle changes that nourish their bodies and minds and produce real and healthful results.
Have a question you've always wanted to ask but never got the chance to ask? Hear from the experts by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org to have your questions personally answered by our squad! Don't worry, we won't reveal your name if you'd like to stay anonymous.