Coaches Conference

You’re Invited! Kings of Tennis is proud to announce, in association with Index Residence, PTCA and ESTESS the Kings of Tennis Coaches Conference 2017.

The Coaches Conference is in conjunction with Kings of Tennis at Stockholm Waterfront and takes place on Wednesday, March 8. We have this time integrated science, specific practical experience from the world of tennis, international training and certification. It is a unique composition of lecturers including Sergio Casal, Luis Mediero and Dr. Mark Kovacs.

Sergio Casal has been ranked 31 in singles and his highest ranking is number 3 as doubles. He won the US Open, French Open and the Davis Cup several times for Spain. He ended his active career in 1995, and a few years later he started ”The Sanchez-Casal Tennis Academy”. The academy can be found today in Spain, the US and Beijing.  It has a very good reputation and has over the years attracted players such as Murray, Dimitrov and Hantuchova.

Luis Mediero has been actively training and coaching in Spain but also in many other parts of the world during the last 20 years. He is considered one of the most influential people in tennis education and plays a major role in the Spanish tennis training and development. Mediero founded the RPT and sits on the board of USPTA.

Mark Kovacs is one of America's  leading sports scientists in physical training and analysis. He has worked with the USTA and professional players  such as Stephens, Keys, Harisson, Young and many NBA and NFL players. He has authored over 50 scientific articles on physical training, and he became the youngest recipient of the 2012 International Tennis Hall of Fame Educational Merit Award. He is also involved in the PTR and ITF.

 

Read about the entire programme here and registration! 

 

PARTICIPATION AND REGISTRATION

Participation costs 1495 sek/person. In addition to the conference, you will take part of a "tennis-buffet" at the Waterfront for lunch and also a ticket to the evenings matches Larsson vs Clement and Söderling / Enqvist vs. Björkman / Philippoussis.

Register via this link: https://goo.gl/forms/hjVHt0thrgLgRHvf1 by March 1.

The fee is invoiced afterward the conference.

Radisson Blue Waterfront Hotel has a special price for all attendees: single room 1595kr, 1795kr double room including breakfast. Good for March 7th and 8th when booked through emma.gabrielsson@hjertquistconsulting.se

We look forward to seeing you there!

 

Per Hjertquist

 

 

 

Previous years programme:

2014 - Bob Brett, from Australia was the main lecturer and he spoke about his ongoing efftorts with youth tennis in Canada. Leif Swärdhs, leading sports doctor, followed with his thoughts on child and youth training.

2015 - Jofre Porta, from Spain, was the main lecturer. Porta is a highly qualified coach who has worked with Rafael Nadal and Carlos Moya, among others.

2016- Judy Murray, Best known as mother and former coach to Wimbledon champions Andy and Jamie Murray, but also the British Fed Cup captain. Mats Merkel, Development Coach of the Adidas ATP / WTA Team, who has worked with Murray, Dimitrov, Ivanovic, Henin and Wozniaki among others, also attended the training conference. Attendees also listened to a panel discussion where Murray, Merkel, Wilander, Cash, Muster and Enqvist gave their views on tactics and strategy in tennis.

 

 

Are you interested or do you need more information? Contact us:


Per Hjertquist
per.hjertquist@hjertquistconsulting.se
070-866 1615

Emma Gabrielsson

emma.gabrielsson@hjertquistconsulting.se
070-951 2023 

Kings of tennis

8-10 Mars 2017