Wednesday, October 24, 2012
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For 2012 Fed Cup Final
ITF has announced the team nominations for the 2012 Fed Cup by BNP
Paribas World Group Final between Czech Republic and Serbia at the O2
Arena in Prague on November 3-4.
WORLD GROUP FINAL
CZECH REPUBLIC v SERBIA
Venue: O2 Arena, Prague
(hard – indoors)
Captain: Petr Pala
Captain: Dejan Vranes
Williams Say WTA Drug Program Is Sufficient
current spiraling fall from grace of Lance Armstrong has brought the
issue of drug testing in today’s sport once more into the focus. However
the two household names of female tennis, Serena Williams and Maria
Sharapova, both insist the current measures laid down by the World Anti
Doping Agency and adhered to by the WTA are sufficient.
Kvitova To Withdraw From Istanbul
WTA Championships have gotten off to an inauspicious start in what could
be an abbreviated run in Turkey, with former Wimbledon winner Petra
Kvitova withdrawing due to illness after one losing match. The Czech
cited a viral illness as the reason and will be replaced in the draw by
2011 US Open winner Samantha Stosur, another dethroned Grand Slam
From Tour In Valencia
No. 1 and French Open champion Juan Carlos Ferrero choked back the tears
as he retired at his home event in Valencia, joining Andy Roddick and
Ivan Ljubicic in pulling the plug on their careers in 2012.
Tomic Is Being
Advised To Find A Good Coach
Tomic, suffering a horrendous end to the competitive year after another
morale kicking humiliation at the Swiss Indoors event at Basel, has been
told he quickly needs to address his coaching situation. And the man the
Australian youngster has been advised to appoint by highly regarded
observer Darren Cahill is Lleyton Hewitt’s former coach Roger Rasheed.
Daily Tennis News—Business
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Collection of Tennis Images For Sale
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Tennis Jobs of the Day
The Westside Club,
Spartanburg, South Carolina, is seeking a Tennis Director for its 14-
court (8 clay outdoor, 2 hard outdoor, 4 hard indoor) tennis and fitness
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The Director will be responsible for the overall direction,
coordination and supervision of the Tennis Department, ensure tennis
pros on staff achieve or exceed monthly revenue goals, maintain the
tennis department business plan and budget, coach tennis pros to
initiate, develop and maintain personalized relationships with members,
provide excellent tennis instruction and customer service to encourage
repeat business. The director will also be responsible for execution of
tennis programs for all ages and levels, ensure that all club members
understand and observe safety rules and tennis etiquette, be certain
that all tennis facilities and equipment are clean, organized and in
good working condition and quickly and efficiently respond to member
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utilizing available marketing support and tools, be effective at
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out to inactive members and engaging them to return to tennis, ensure
tennis pros and staff are promoting and selling tennis programs,
lessons, court time, equipment, etc. and encouraging repeat business and
manage the tennis department budget including revenue, expenses, etc.
Certifications Required: Supply on our request.
Compensation: Provided upon request – post application being received.
To apply: Please contact John White at 864-585-5100 ext. 103 or
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