Hilton Head Island, SC — Professional Tennis Registry (PTR) is pleased to announce that two titans of the tennis industry are now working together to improve the education of tennis coaches in Europe and around the world. The first cooperative project between PTR and Mouratoglou is a three-day coaching certification course from September.
4-6, 2017, at the world renowned Mouratoglou Academy in Nice, France. The course is followed by six weeks of intensive training for selected coaches.
“It is an ideal partnership to combine PTR’s unparalleled coach education and certification with a world leader in tennis coaching in the Mouratoglou Academy,” said PTR CEO, Dan Santorum. “Mouratoglou Academy is the perfect place for PTR to have a European hub for our coaches to get quality continuing education and practical experience.”
In addition, Mouratoglou and PTR will partner to host an annual Tennis Symposium at the Mouratoglou Academy during the time surrounding Roland Garros in May of 2018. This will provide an opportunity to be in France during this special time on the tennis calendar.
“PTR is the largest coaching certification in our sport. It is a real institution. I am very glad that together with Mouratoglou Tennis Academy, we contribute in the development of new talents as future coaches, and help others to continue to grow their knowledge,” said Patrick Mouratoglou, CEO and founder of Mouratoglou Tennis Academy.
The September 4-6 certification course will be conducted in English, and is the first of many that will be scheduled in the future. For more information on the program, please visit www.mouratoglou.com/en/coaching-school/about/.
PTR is the largest global organization of tennis coaching professionals with more than 15,700 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 servicing tennis teachers and coaches around the world in order to grow the game.