Shabir Mohamed – Chief Operating Officer and Director of Tennis
Over the last eight years, Mohamed has turned around the Atlantic Beach Tennis Center and has been instrumental in rejuvenating the tennis scene within Atlantic Beach. Mohamed has taught tennis as a head pro for more than 35 years at many tennis facilities including Mill Basin, Tennis Time/Sportime where he ran the largest children’s program on Long Island’s south shore, and Long Beach Tennis Center – where he was a co-owner.
Shabir has been certified by the USTA for more than 20 years – having also trained over 30 ranked USTA regional and sectional players, including NCAA singles women’s champion Bea Bielik.
Faisal Mohamed – Assistant Director of Tennis
Faisal grew up in Lynbrook, NY, where he has been playing tennis since the age of three with his father, Shabir. Faisal competed in tournaments in the United States through his junior career and was one of the top ranked juniors in New York as well as nationally.
After his junior career, Faisal was recruited by several Division I schools but chose Binghamton University (ranked as one of the top Division I tennis teams in the region) where he received a full scholarship. At Binghamton, Faisal led his team to 2 conference championships and NCAA National Team Championship births as both the captain and top singles and doubles player. After earning a Bachelor of Science in Finance, Faisal continued his studies at Baruch College where he received his Masters of Business Administration (MBA) in Finance with Honors.