Wednesday, May 03, 2017

The May 2017 issue of Tennis Industry magazine is now available online

The May 2017 issue of Tennis Industry magazine is now available online.



Included in this issue:

DEPARTMENTS

Our Serve: Spirit of Innovation, by Peter Francesconi
Industry News
TIA News
Footwear: Building a Foundation, by Kent Oswald
Retailing Tip: Memory Bank, by Jay Townley
Racquet Tech: Practice Makes Perfect, by Bob Patterson
Club Marketing: Something Old, Something New, by Bruce Knittle
Social Media: Shared Benefits, by John Torsiello
Ask the Experts, by Greg Raven
Your Serve: The Write Way to Newport, by Mark Preston

INDUSTRY NEWS

Tennis Channel buys Tennis Media Company
USTA launches revamped website
BJK sells World TeamTennis to Ein, Luddy
Oracle to aid transition from college to pros
Higueras, Berger to leave USTA PlayDev
USRSA explores racquet technician conference
Short Sets
USTA awards $150,000 towheelchair programs
Newcombe Tennis Fantasies to celebrate 30 years
USTA Foundation giving reaches $25 million
Bollettieri, Blake among ITA HoF Inductees
Lucy Garvin, Mary Pierce elected to PTR Board
People Watch
Rebo, Head announce global licensing deal

FEATURES

Hard Labor: These outdoor-facility winners are excellent examples of hard-court construction, by Peter Francesconi

Great Expectations: To create a positive customer experience, you and your staff must examine how you interact with players, and what you have to offer, by Dr. Michelle Cleere

EQUIPMENT

Having It All: New outfits combine on-court and off-court looks, as consumers continue to expect style and fashion with technical features, by Cynthia Sherman

String Theory: When it comes to spin potential, do shaped or textured strings provide an advantage, by Bob Patterson

USPTA ADDVANTAGE

Come to Orlando!

A Weekly Tribute to Our Troops

Delivering a World-Class Private Lesson

Communicate to Win

-- Plus --

CEO’s Message
Vice President’s Message
Beyond the Court
USPTA’s 90th Anniversary
Inside Coaching
Master Pro Corner
Career Development
Member News

Monday, December 14, 2015

The January issue of Tennis Industry magazine is in the mail

The January 2016 issue of *Tennis Industry* magazine is in the mail. Here’s what you can expect to find:



FEATURES

Rally the Family!
Class Acts
Finding the Perfect Pair
2015 Champions of Tennis

DEPARTMENTS

Our Serve
Industry News
Letters
TIA News
Industry Message, by Greg Mason
Grassroots Tennis
Ask the Experts
String Playtest: Gamma Solace 16
Your Serve, by Joel Drucker

INDUSTRY NEWS

Executive team named for USTA National Campus
PTR International Symposium set for Feb. 17-20
Lendl, Fish, Craybas to coach with USTA
Playsight partners with ITA
PHIT America teams with the tennis industry
T.O.M. Conference topics focus on growing profits
Brothers set world record for longest volley
Steve Simon named CEO of WTA
Krupp Scholarship created
USTA Midwest Section
People Watch
Sports Attack teams with Oncourt Offcourt
Short Sets
Head, PTR extend partnership
USTA honors grassroots providers at TDW

ADDVANTAGE

Individual/Family Health Insurance Options
The Ins and Outs of the Commercial Facility
Thoughts on the Kick Serve for Developing Juniors
Alternative Concepts to Teaching Under 10s
CEO’s Message
President’s Message 58 USPTA News
Endorsee News
Growing Your Business 66 Beyond the Court
Inside Coaching
Master Pro Corner
Career Development 72 Member News

Friday, October 23, 2015

The Nov/Dec issue of Tennis Industry magazine is in the mail

The November/December 2015 issue of Tennis Industry magazine is in the mail.

Here's what you can expect to find:



FEATURES

Wish List for the New Year
Mixing It Up
Pickleball and Tennis
Numbers Game
Getting a Grip!

DEPARTMENTS

Our Serve
Industry News
Letters
TIA News
Racquet Tech
Community Tennis
Grassroots Tennis
Tips & Techniques
String Playtest: Babolat M7 17
Your Serve, by Kevin Theos

INDUSTRY NEWS

Dave Haggerty elected ITF president
USPTA headquarters to move to Lake Nona
Babolat introduces “connected” wristband
Court surface uses recycled tennis balls
Hall of Fame capital campaign exceeds goal
Vitalsox introduces hot new socks
Youth Tennis event held at US Open
Van der Meer, Gullikson into USPTA HoF
People Watch
Canadian doctors “prescribe” exercise
NCAA Div. 1 Chps. to use no-ad scoring
Short Sets
PTR HoF to induct Billie Jean King

USPTA ADDVANTAGE

TheTrueWarrior
USPTA World Conference Wrap up
Pay Yourself First
Remembering Rich
CEO’s Message
Vice President’s Message
Endorsee News
Beyond the Court
Inside Coaching
Master Pro Corner
Career Development
Member News

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