LifeTime's Ajay Pant
Wins PTR/ITA Award
USTA Northern | February 20, 2018
Ajay Pant, of Chaska, Minn., has been named the recipient of the PTR/TIA Commitment to the Industry Award. He was honored at the PTR annual awards during the 2018 PTR International Tennis Symposium on Hilton Head Island, S.C.
As the National Tennis Director for Life Time, Pant oversees 28 Life Time tennis clubs and 300 coaches across the United States. Prior to joining Life Time, he was Senior Vice President Operations for the Junior Tennis Champions Center (JTCC), in Maryland and JTCC satellite operations in Florida and Connecticut. He was also the National Tennis Director for Tennis Corporation of America (TCA)/Midtown clubs.
Pant is one of 10 tennis pros who have been designated Master Professional by both the PTR and USPTA. He served on the PTR Board of Directors, and as the two term Chair for the USTA National Ten and Under Committee. ADVERTISEMENT Currently an ambassador for USTA’s Net Generation initiative, Pant also serves on USTA’s Junior Competition National Committee. Tennis Industry magazine named Pant its Tennis Person of the Year for 2017.
PTR is the largest global organization of tennis teaching professionals with more than 16,000 members in 125 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.