May 2021-
Director of Performance training at Five Star 
- Over seeing all developments of the players from on court to off court training and tracking there progress
- Works with Martin Blagoev who won the singles state title for Wisconsin. First player from Kenosha ever to win the title in the history of high school tennis

April 2021
Voted as one of 25 top pros in the US by Tennis Channel and Tennis Magazine

2019-to-date
Northbrook Racquet Club
- Private lessons mainly with tournament players who travel
- Designs his own training program (Elite Training) that he selects kids to be a part of
- Uses his teaching experience and coaching, as well as the Craig O’Shannessy Program, the ABCD method

2008-2019
Full time pro and Director of the country clubs called Twin Orchard 
Tournament Training Program Director  
Super Excellence Director 

2017-2018
Head Men’s and Women’s Coach at Elmhurst College

2012
Assistant Coach at Elmhurst College
- Ran the practices and fitness and mental training, and on court strategy during the matches
- They made history winning conference which that school had not won in 52 years

2007-2008 
Five Seasons Country Club
- Worked as a traveling pro with top juniors in their program to local and national tournaments
- Worked personally with many of the top midwest ranked players

2006-2007 
Praire Stone Sports and Wellness 
- Worked alongside his coach with top juniors, while between traveling on the circuit

2002-2006 
Elmhurst Courts Plus Tennis Pro 
- Worked with young children and adults
- Head of three women’s travel teams ranging from 3.0 to 4.5 rating
- Had the opportunity to make the 3.0 ladies team the most successful in Elmhurst history
- Worked and developed some of the top juniors in the area

2001-2002 
Dominican University Assistant Coach 
- Ran practices and traveled with the team, did stats and match analysis

2001 
Chicago Park District
- Worked there in summer program in which he covered all ages and levels of kids and adults

1997-2000 
Schaumburg Tennis Plus 
- Worked with kids and adults in the program in all various of levels

1994 
Worked At Oaklawn Racquet Club
 - Worked with young children in the development stage of their program

Players he develops

- Dave Bacalla (ranked #65 nationally, competed in the National Championships)
- Zoe Taylor (ranked #54 nationally, competes in the National Championships)
- Ismail Kadyrov (ranked #294 nationally)

Players are playing or played at Iowa, Norte Dame, Valparaiso, Marquette, Colgate, Brandeis, Detroit Mercy

Coached Carlos Javier Llanes, Career High ATP ranking #1172 (2001)

In the Men’s Open level he was always ranked in top 10 in the years he played and had won many events throughout those years

Men’s National Open singles ranking (2008) #18
Men’s National Open doubles ranking (2008) #8
Men’ Pro Circuit National Top 500 ranking #442, #295, (2008) #220

2019 
Captain of the Men’s National team of the Midwest Section

2015 
Captain of the Midwest Section playing team 5.5 Open National event where they took out the top seeds and lost in the semifinals

2002-2008
- Played professional tennis on the USTA Pro Circuit 
- Played Futures and a few challengers
- In 2008 he had the highest ranking of #220 in the United States Professional Top 500 ranking system  
- That same year he was ranked 18th in the country in the Mens National Open singles ranking system
- Was also ranked #8 in the country in doubles

2008
Played the Winnetka Challenger Qualifying

2002
Played the University of Illinois Challeger Qualifying

2001 
Hitting partner for the Nuveen Senior Tour where he hit with Mats Wilander, Tim Wilkison and others


Juniors

In Juniors he was ranked #1 in doubles for the Chicagoland Area with 11 different players in 18’s age division

1995
Won the Most Valuable Player Award in the National Training Camp where only the top 50 best kids were able to train for two weeks with some of the best coaches. This award was chosen by the top coaches from the United States Tennis Association.

 

2021
Tennis Integrity Protection Programme (TIPP) by TIU (valid till July 2022)
USTA Safe Play Refresher 1: Recognizing and Reporting Misconduct

2020 
What Matters Most to Winning Matches by Craig Oshannessy 
PTR Professional Experience
USTA Safe Play

2018 
Racquet Fit Specialist

2016
RBT Specialist (Resistance Band Training)

2000
USPTR Associate Professional

2021 
Hopeful to release his first tennis book on player development to help coaches

2012, 2016
Feature speaker at the Illinois Tennis Symposium for High School & College coaches

Ambassador of Angell Custom Racquets Pro Team and Apeak Mental Training App System

Ambassador of Eye Coach


Regenerative Therapy 
Prolo Therapy 
PRP Therapy 
Stem Cell Therapy 
Muscle Activation Therapy 
Active Release Technique
Gait Function Functional Training 
Isometric Training 
Holistic Diet and Lifestyle Inflammation Therapy
Yoga Pilates Aquatic Training 
Massage Therapy 
Trigger Point Therapy

Aaron Rusnak

Email: rushandcrush@prodigy.net 
Instagram: inspire2betennis