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Archive | June, 2011

Pierre ‘The Bear’ Lamarche: “Learning from the Past”

30. June 2011

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Pierre ‘The Bear’ Lamarche: “Learning from the Past”

Written by: Pierre Lamarche __________ ***Pierre Lamarche has been an outspoken proponent of Canadian tennis and how the sport should have a major place in the Canadian sport landscape. He believes this lofty ambition can only be achieved through the combination of success on the international professional competitive scene, with the required domestic infrastructure and [...]

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Oscar Wegner: “Switching Court Surfaces”

30. June 2011

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Oscar Wegner: “Switching Court Surfaces”

Written by: Oscar Wegner __________ ***World-renowned coach, author and educator, and a tour player in the 1960s, Oscar Wegner created Modern Tennis Methodology to contribute to the advancement and popularity of tennis worldwide. He modeled the strokes after the best examples of all time, encouraging applying the techniques in a simple, natural, and idiosyncratic way. Oscar is [...]

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Michael Emmett: “Shocking Loss by Federer”

30. June 2011

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Michael Emmett: “Shocking Loss by Federer”

Written by: Michael Emmett __________ ***Michael Emmett is the Director of Tennis Operations at all Mayfair clubs.  He is a certified Tennis Canada Coach 3 with a Journalism degree from the University of Texas. Michael spent several years working in sports television at TSN and Sportsnet.  Michael is a former National champion who finished his last [...]

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Christopher Simnett: “De Stefano Da Man at Broadmoor Tourney”

27. June 2011

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Christopher Simnett: “De Stefano Da Man at Broadmoor Tourney”

Written by: Christopher Simnett __________ ***Chris grew up playing tennis in B.C. and was ranked as high as No. 2 provincially in the U12 and U16 divisions. He played in two junior national championships in the 80s. Now 39 years old, he is the “community champion” for the Tennis Canada Building Tennis Communities strategy in [...]

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The Week at Wilson with Blair Rickers: June 23rd

24. June 2011

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The Week at Wilson with Blair Rickers: June 23rd

Hello All, I hope everyone is doing well and that you are all enjoying summer (now that it has finally arrived). BOOKING FOR SPRING 2012 Dealers, it’s already time to start looking at product for 2012.  Let’s sit down ASAP and review the apparel and footwear collections for next spring. DON’T FORGET THE DEMOS Teaching [...]

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Daniel Nestor vs Stefan Edberg Davis Cup 1992

23. June 2011

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