Daniel Borgertpoepping | December 13, 2018
Registration for the Minnesota Tennis Teachers Conference is now open.
Hosted by the Minnesota Tennis Coaches Association in partnership with the USPTA Northern Division and sponsored by USTA Northern, the event spans three days from March 1 - March 3 at the Fred Wells Tennis and Education Center in St. Paul, MN. To register for the conference, visit the MTCA website, click REGISTER: Tennis Clinic 2019 and complete the "Guest" registration form.
Note: Coaches from across the Northern Section (MN, SD, ND and NW WI) are encouraged to attend.
A block of room rates at the Crowne Plaza Aire in Bloomington, MN, have been reserved as well, with a cut-off date of Friday, Feb. 18, 2019. Guests may call 800-227-6963 and mention the block code "MTC" to receive the correct rate.
Minnesota Tennis Coaches Conference participants should park in the lots as numbered. ADVERTISEMENT When parking in the Boy Scout lot, please park in the spots along the street first. The softball lot hasn't been plowed and is unusable at this point.
TENTATIVE Minnesota Tennis Teachers Conference Agenda
FRIDAY, MARCH 1st
12:00 USTA Northern Board Meeting
2:00 USTPA Northern Board Meeting
8:00 MTCA Annual Meeting and Social: Beverage and Pizza
5:00 - 9:00 OPEN COURT TIME - Back bubble / Demo Equipment
5:00 - 5:50 CLINICIAN: Dr. Sean Drake from Racquet Fit
6:00 - 6:50 CLINICIAN: Bill Mountford USPTA National
7:00 - 7:50 CLINICIAN: Marc Miller
8:00 - 8:50 CLINICIAN: Harsh Mankad
SATURDAY, MARCH 2nd
8:00 Bagels and Coffee
8:20-9:20 CLINICIAN: Ajay Pant, Life Time National Tennis Director
9:30-10:30 CLINICIAN: Johnny Parkes
10:40-11:40 CLINICIAN: Sharon Cleland
11:40 LUNCH BREAK: Erbert's and Gerbert's
12:40-1:10 CLINICIAN: Kurt Bartell, Marshall School of Duluth HS Tennis Coach
1:15-2:45 CLINICIAN: Craig O’Shanessy
2:55 - 3:55 CLINICIAN: Ajay Pant, Life Time National Tennis Director
4:00 DRAWING FOR PRIZES
SUNDAY, MARCH 3rd
8:00 - 8:50 CLINICIAN: Craig O’Shanessy
9:00 - 9:50 CLINICIAN: Keely Beahne
10:00 - 10:50 CLINICIAN: Frank Vermeer
11:00 - 11:50 CLINICIAN: Brian McCoy and Bruce Gullikson
Additional coaching tools and resources are available on the USTA Northern website.