USPTA announces World Conference speakers

July 30, 2010

The United States Professional Tennis Association’s World Conference on Tennis will be held Sept. 27 – Oct. 2 at La Quinta Resort & Club in La Quinta, Calif. Many of tennis’ most interesting and renowned speakers will be sharing insights on various topics from tennis teaching to technology to business, including Dr. Martin Baroch, Nick Bollettieri, Todd Ellenbecker, Allen Fox, Ph.D., Tom Gorman, Ron Holmberg, Mark Kovacs, Ph.D., Page Love, Rick Macci and John Yandell.

The conference, which is the premier educational event for the tennis industry, will feature more than 40 seminars and courses. Also during the conference, USPTA hosts its International Tennis Championships, the nation’s largest tennis-only buying show, silent auction, nighttime parties, awards presentation and more.

Sept. 27 – 30 – International Championships

Sept. 28 – Oct. 2 – Education seminars and courses

Sept. 29 – Welcome party

Sept. 30 – Awards breakfast, buying show, silent auction

Oct. 1 – National Cardio Tennis Feeding Shootout finals

Oct. 1 – Oct. 2 – Certification exams

The conference is open to nonmember tennis-teaching professionals, tennis enthusiasts, USPTA members, their friends and family, industry leaders and media.

More details about the conference, including a detailed agenda, complete list of speakers and registration information, are available at or by calling USPTA at 800-877-8248.

Founded in 1927, USPTA strives to raise the standards of the tennis profession while promoting greater awareness of the sport. USPTA offers more than 60 professional benefits to its more than 15,000 members worldwide, including certification and professional development. With more than 300 days of educational opportunities throughout the year, USPTA offers the most comprehensive continuing education program in the tennis industry. For more information, call 800-877-8248 or visit