Jacques
Hervet
Birthplace
Oran, France
Residence
Asnières sur Seine, France
Speaks
French, English
Coach Since
1991

Jacques Hervet

Status

  • Sports psychology consultant for competitors and coaches in rugby, tennis, equestrian and football

Coaching Career Highlights

  • Traveling manager-coach for ITF for elite development team from 1991-1997, working with Byron Black, Leander Paes, Mark Knowles, Mahesh Bhupathi, Younes El Aynaoui, Wayne Black and Karim Alami
  • Traveling junior development team coach for ITF from 1998-2002
  • Worked as a private coach for Lionel Roux (1997-1998), Jarkko Nieminen (2000) and Scott Barron (1999-2001)
  • From 2001-2012 was involved with coaching education, with the mission of implementing ITF endorsed courses for national federations
  • Directed Hong Kong Coach Certifications from 2003 to 2012
  • Sports psychology consultant for Jeremy Chardy (2008-2009)
  • Sports psychology consultant for Vasek Pospisil (2013)

Personal

  • On Tour, Jacques reached a career-high ranking of No. 227 in singles and No. 159 in doubles
  • A graduate of University of Paris Dauphine with a masters degree in Marketing and Sports Management. Also, a graduate of Transformance Pro in coaching and team building
  • Jacques' main professional passion is to use his extensive coaching experience to coach individuals and groups who are under heavy pressure
  • He works as a freelance tennis columnist for l'Equipe and Grand Chelem tennis magazines
  • He was a consultant for TV on Eurosport and Canal+ from 1993-1995
  • In 2012, he was a member of the world team champion French men's 50's team. He was also world team champion in 2012 in men's 50's doubles with Chris Hearn
  • He loves to watch and participate in sports, particularly tennis and cycling
  • He lives with his wife Martine