Shai picked up his first racket at the age of 11. Since then his enthusiasm for tennis has led him to become a professional tennis player, competing against some of the best players around. With over 13 years of experience he has taught tennis, competed in U.S. and Israeli tournaments and is still as enthusiastic as ever. Professionally qualified, Shai is certified as one of the most excellent tennis players by the Israeli Institute for Tennis and PTR. He has the skills to coach tennis at all levels - from beginners adults kids/juniors who touch the rackets for the first time to the advanced tournament players who are at the level of competing at ATP circuitat in the future. Shai, fell in love with Japan and it's culture. He has decided to make his home in Japan. Feeling the need of professional but the fun tennis center in Tokyo, which would introduce both the young and adults to the pleasures of tennis. He established the JINJI TENNIS CENTER to develop his dream offering tennis training for children and adults of all ages and skill levels at HILTON TOKYO.