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Lisa Stone – founder of ParentingAces talks about College and Academy Tennis
Its a great pleasure to welcome Lisa Stone today. Lisa is the founder of radio podcast ParentingAces – the Junior Tennis and College Tennis Podcast, where she discusses all different aspects of being the parent of a tennis player. Can you just take a little […]
How Important is it to portray a positive image as a coach in an Academy?
I sincerely believe that many tennis academies have fantastic websites. There are so many academies out there it is hard to choose where you send your son / daughter if they are exceptional players. You need to think of what direction they may want to take i.e. should they aim to become a […]
Brian Boland; Announced as Head of Mens Tennis at USTA
Ladies and gents, we have an extremely important guest here today. Let me introduce you to Brian Boland. Brian, is without doubt one of the most successful University Tennis Coaches of all time working for the University of Virginia, and he has recently accepted a position working for the USTA as Head of Mens Tennis…. […]
Harsh Mankad – Player / Coach / Innovator of Tenicity!
Good morning, Harsh Mankad, its good to have you here! Could you just start by telling us a little about yourself and your career to date in tennis? I come from a family of athletes and this provided me the opportunity to pursue my passion for being a top-class tennis player. I played […]
Susan Nardi – What makes a tennis pro stand out in a crowd?
Congratulations Susan Nardi on your promotion to ‘Director of Tennis’ for East Lake Woodlands Country Club! How did you hear about the opening and how did you come to apply? I heard about the position at East Lake Woodlands Country Club from a friend of mine at a […]
The life and pressures of a travelling junior tour coach…
Good afternoon Marcin Bieniek, its a pleasure to have you here today. Firstly, please tell us a little about yourself an your tennis career to date. I am a tennis coach from Poland. I started coaching at the age of 18 and I fell in love with this profession from the beginning. As a […]
Socialtennis.com Partners with Padel Federation of Ireland!!
As Managing director for Socialtennis.com I am delighted to announce that we have partnered with the Padel Federation of Ireland. Discussions have been taking place for several months but an agreement was made earlier this week. There are several ways that we are looking to help each other out however the main […]
Hopes and Plans and an injury free 2017 for Alexa Glatch….
1. Good morning and welcome Alexa Glatch. Nice to have you here Alexa… Firstly I just have to ask, how are you set for 2017? Hey Mark, nice to hear from you. Things are looking good, my hip was not quite ready for Australia so I had to give it a miss […]
Sophia Shapatava on life and growing up as a tennis player in Georgia
1. Good afternoon Sophia and thank you for agreeing to speak to me today… Firstly, please tell us a little about yourself i.e. highest rankings, current rankings, where you are from etc… Thank you for the questions. My highest ranking for the moment was 186 in singles and 130 doubles. Now my […]
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