PTR International Tennis Symposium Set for Feb. 12-15

November 15, 2018

Hilton Head Island, SC (Nov. 15, 2018) — Professional Tennis Registry (PTR) will host its premier coach education event – the PTR International Tennis Symposium – February 12-15, on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina.

Professional development specialized education courses will also be conducted, and coaches get the opportunity to be the players at the PTR-UTR Championships.

In addition to competition and unparalleled education, the Symposium offers abundant networking opportunities. The Tennis Trade Show has a day of demo courts, where attendees can try before they buy the latest equipment and on court technologies. While they’re at it, they can check out the apparel and shoes at the on site adidas store. Everyone always enjoys the social aspects of the Parade of Nations Flag Ceremony, Hall of Fame induction and Awards Banquet, and the fun at the HEAD/Penn Casino Dinner and Dance Party, not to mention tennis and – now pickleball – in the hotel lobby!

The Symposium has a stellar reputation as a top coach education destination, attracting participants from around the world, and this year will be followed by two days of pickleball coach education at the PPR Conference – February 15-16. And all just steps from the award winning beach that was named Conde Nast Traveler’s Best Island in the US two years in a row!

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. PPR is a subsidiary of PTR, and is the Official Education and Certification Partner of the USA Pickleball Association.