PTR Honored with Two APEX Awards

June 30, 2009

Hilton Head Island, SC – – Professional Tennis Registry (PTR) was presented with two 2009 APEX Awards (Awards for Publishing Excellence) for its magazine TennisPro®. TennisPro is the official publication of PTR tennis teachers and coaches. This is the 21st Annual APEX Awards, a competition for writers, editors, publications staff and business and nonprofit communicators.

One APEX, presented for the March/April 2008 issue, was in the Magazine & Journal Writing category. The other, for the May/June 2008 issue, was in the category of How-to Writing. Peggy Edwards, PTR Director of Communications, is the editor of TennisPro.

PTR is the largest global organization of tennis teaching professionals with more than 13,000 members in 122 countries. It has the greatest percentage of multicultural and women members of any such organization. PTR is dedicated to educating, certifying and servicing tennis teachers and coaches around the world in order to grow the game.