Texas Open Champion Steve Kennedy was born and raised in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He’s an IFP Certified Pickleball Instructor and USPTA Elite Professional with 30+ years of coaching experience. He's a National Pro Champion and multiple national medal winner in singles and doubles and is one of the top Senior Professional Pickleball Players in the country. Steve is a member of Team Engage. South Florida Pickleball Academy is located in Davie, Florida. Steve's passion is sharing the sport with others.