Aaron Talalay

Owner & Head Coach of City of Irvine

Aaron Talalay is an International Pickleball Teaching Professional Association (IPTPA) Certified Professional, and has taught/hosted pickleball in various cities including Corona and Menifee. His company, Aaron Talalay Pickleball, has hosted some of the best round-robin tournaments and leagues in the Inland Empire and continues to grow in the surrounding area. He plays professional singles and 5.0 doubles and has notable wins against some of the best players in Southern California.
Along with pickleball, Aaron has taught tennis professionally for the last 12 years; and continues directing/operating Talalay Tennis in the inland empire for all ages/levels. He is a varsity tennis coach for Hillcrest High School and has taught high school tennis for 7+ years for both boys and girls tennis. Many of his athletes have received awards for “Most Valuable Player” and have been recognized by the tennis league as all-league players.  As a coach, he strives to make learning tennis and pickleball a fun and engaging activity, while effectively reinforcing the students’ skills and fundamentals.
Aaron graduated from Riverside Community College in 2016 with two associates degrees, and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology from California State University of Fullerton in 2019.