To become an Elite Professional, a USPTA member must be at least 22 years old, pass the written Elite exam, which covers business, programming, sport science and tennis operations, Elite stroke analysis exam and the Elite-level on-court exams. In addition, members must earn 16 specialty course and 24 APC credits. Elite Professionals are required to earn 6 credits every three years to maintain their membership. They commonly are considered for director of tennis or head tennis professional positions.
Mindfulness and meditation training - certified facilitator
Individual and group lessons
All levels - beginner to advanced
Introduction to Mindfulness for Tennis Competitors class
Video stroke analysis
Cardio Tennis certified
Large group drill class instruction (maximum 20)
Entertainment industry technical adviser and coach
Talent trained includes Majandra Delfino, Camryn Grimes, Christoph Sanders, Mika Boorem and Alex Esola
There is no sport that matches tennis for both physiological and psychological benefits. Tennis can serve you in all facets of life - mental, emotional and physical. Tennis can be played from a very young age to very late in life - truly a sport for a lifetime!
Tip of the month: Improve an unreliable forehand Try practicing with your non-dominant hand on the racket for a two-handed forehand. This forces a consistent, swing pattern and encourages better footwork. Try it, you may be surprised at the results!