PTR Announces International Tennis Symposium
8 Feb, 2019
Professional Tennis Registry (PTR) announced several new presenters have been added to the already stellar line up at PTR International Tennis Symposium. The Symposium will be held February 12-15, on Hilton Head Island, SC.
High Performance Mental Toughness Specialist, Elizma Nortje will conduct Switch on the Winning Mind. The former WTA Tour player and Fed Cup Captain and Coach, now works with some of the ATP Tour’s top players. Tamás Bogyo, who was a personal trainer for the Hungarian Tennis Association, will present The Most Effective Teaching Tools in Tennis. His tennis school has trained hundreds of juniors to be their best through perseverance and humility. Also presenting is Ruben Neyens, Head of Coach Education and Physical Coach of the High Performance Department of the U12 for the Flemish Tennis Federation, as well as Nick Bollettieri, Carl Maes and Nick Saviano. The complete schedule is available online.
In addition to the Symposium presentations, professional development specialized education courses will be conducted, and attendees can play the PTR-UTR Championships. The Symposium also offers abundant networking opportunities, a Tennis Trade Show, and a day of demo courts. Fun abounds at the Parade of Nations Flag Ceremony, Hall of Fame induction and Awards Banquet, and at the HEAD/Penn Casino Dinner and Dance Party. PTR International Tennis Symposium’s balance of education and entertainment sends attendees home rejuvenated to share their newfound wealth of information in the clubs and courts back home.
PTR is the largest global organization of tennis teaching professionals with more than 16,300 members in 125 countries. It has the greatest percentage of multicultural and women members of any such organization. PTR is dedicated to educating, certifying and serving tennis teachers and coaches around the world in order to grow the game.