Hilton Head Island, SC - - Professional Tennis Registry (PTR) will present its annual awards during the PTR International Tennis Symposium. The event, which includes more than 40 educational presentations for tennis coaches, will be held February 10-13, on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina.
Mark Seaton of Hershey, Pennsylvania, has been named PTR Member of the Year for the State. This award is presented to a member who has shown dedication and diligence in promoting and supporting tennis and PTR.
Cofounder and co-director of Lebanon Valley Community Tennis Association, Seaton is a lifelong tennis and now a tournament level pickleball player and is certified to coach both sports.
PTR is the largest global organization of tennis teaching professionals with more than 16,000 members in 131 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.