PTR International Symposium Set

November 8, 2011

Hilton Head Island, SC — Professional Tennis Registry (PTR) will hold its annual International Tennis Symposium, February 24-27, 2012, at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress in Orlando, Florida

The Symposium attracts nearly 1,000 tennis teachers and coaches from more than 50 countries. Many of the tennis industry’s most notable speakers, including Dave Miley, Dr. Jim Loehr, Pat Etcheberry, Kelly Jones, Butch Staples, Leo Alonso, Lorenzo Beltrame, Doug Cash and Dr. Mark Kovacs, are among the more than 35 presenters who will conduct classroom and on court presentations. Subject matter ranges from 10 and Under Tennis to tennis business to teaching tactics and techniques. There is also a special high school coaches’ tract that will be held over the weekend (February 25-26) to accommodate scholastic schedules.

Teaching pros will show off their playing skills and have a great time at the PTR International Championships, held in conjunction with the Symposium. The Symposium also offers a Tennis Trade Show where more than 40 organizations and companies, such as, Gamma, Head/Penn and Playmate, exhibit their newest product lines, latest technologies and services.

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PTR is the largest global organization of tennis teaching professionals with more than 14,000 members in 110 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.