18 July 2013
For Immediate Release
Hilton Head Island, SC - - Professional Tennis Registry (PTR) will host its inaugural Southwest Tournament & Conference, September 26-29, 2013, at the Mesa Country Club in Mesa, Arizona. The event is open to members and non-members.
Participants are encouraged to play two divisions in the prize money (up to $5,000) tournament, and take advantage of the educational opportunities provided. Speakers include Paul Allam, Josh Bates, Eric Burke, Ken DeHart, Jeff Greenwald, Jason Jamison and Steve Keller. Registration is $110 for both the tournament and conference, but interested parties may register for only the tournament or conference.
PTR 11 to 17 Certification Workshop will be held immediately following the event for those who wish to get certified to teach this age group. This workshop is great for high school coaches and anyone who teaches tennis to this age group.
For information about the Southwest Tournament & Conference, accommodations, or to register, visit Events at www.ptrtennis.org or call PTR at 843-785-7244.
PTR is the largest global organization of tennis teaching professionals with more than 14,600 members in 117 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.