Thursday, July 25, 2013
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New York City Council Approves USTA Plan For US Open Expansion
New York City Council voted overwhelmingly to approve the USTA’s plan to
expand into an additional .68 acres in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park for
the US Open after the it agreed to return 1.56 acres back to the park.
The approval will allow the USTA to replace and/or renovate
infrastructure and its facilities.
PTR Elevates Master Professionals
Tennis Registry (PTR) announced that its Board of Directors voted to
elevate current PTR Master Professionals to International Master
Professionals. Going forward, PTR has eliminated ‘Master Professional’
and will use ‘International Master Professional,’ as one of the
organization’s highest designations.
Gene Holland, USA
Leo Alonso, Argentina
Ron Manilla, USA
Kirk Anderson, USA
Anni Miller, USA
Jorge Andrew, USA
Todd Miller, USA
John Antonas, Bahamas
Jean Mills, USA
Roy Barth, USA
Ajay Pant, USA
Chan Bearce, USA
Jim Pitkanen, USA
Luigi Bertino, Italy
John Raker, USA
ItalyAlex Rossi, Chile
Dr. Ludovit Cap, USA
Nick Saviano, USA
Jorge Capestany, USAButch Staples, USA
Pete Collins, USA
Shinichi Suzuki, Japan
Ken DeHart, USA
Scott Tharp, USA
Savina Diankova, USA
Jack Thompson, USA
Joe Dinoffer, USA
Marco Vecchi, Italy
Dr. Doug Eng, USA
Fernando Velasco, USA
Bob Helton, USA
Federer Claims He Is Not Concerned With His Current Rankin
Federer begins his quest at the Swiss Open with the No. 5 expressing no
concern over the current state of his ranking. The fifth-ranked Swiss
holds the record of 17 grand slam singles titles but has claimed just
one trophy of any kind (Halle) in 2013 and won his last major at
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Tennis Center Pro
Tennis Dynamics manages the Laurel Park Tennis Center and we are looking
for a self-motivated, enthusiastic and professional individual to round
out our current staff. The Laurel Park Tennis Center is located in
Marietta, GA. The facility consists of 13 tennis courts. Our programs
include junior and adult ALTA/USTA teams as well as Junior and Adult
clinics during the week and weekends. The ideal candidate will have
collegiate playing experience and/or an NTRP rating of 4.5 or higher.
The position will begin as part-time but could easily lead to a
full-time position for the right individual. This individual will assist
in implementing current programs and help create new programs.
Professional certification preferred as well as strong playing skills.
Candidates will also possess strong communication skills, positive
attitude, excellent teamwork, desire to provide outstanding customer
service, and a charismatic enthusiasm about the sport of tennis.
Candidates must be willing to work a flexible schedule to include
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Strings- Wilson Sporting Good Co.; Chicago, IL
Wilson Sporting Goods Co. in Chicago, IL is currently hiring a
Product Manager for Strings. Will
lead product development of strings, grips and stringing machines. Will
provide analysis, communication, line planning, and exceptional
direction for all markets as “the expert” in strings and grips. Ideal
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with strings, grips, and stringing machines. This candidate should have
at least 3 years of retail experience. If you are interested in
applying, please send resume to
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Edmond Racquet Club, Edmond Oklahoma is a family oriented tennis club
with a competitive Junior Tennis Academy.
Applicants for this full time position should be enthusiastic, quality
individuals with college experience or minimum 4.5 rating.
Responsibilities mainly include teaching private and group lessons both
children and adults at many levels, stringing rackets, and some facility
Medical and retirement benefits.
Contractual agreement required.
A university is located 5 miles away and scheduling is adaptable if you
are additionally interested in educational opportunities.
Send resume to Dwight Nuckolls at
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A Collection of Tennis Images For Sale
professional tennis photographer has been shooting for almost 40 years
at all the major and minor tennis tournaments for the wires systems,
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