twitter facebook

Archive | November, 2011

Greg Rusedski Plans to Turn Britain’s Teenagers into Tennis Stars

25. November 2011

0 Comments

Greg Rusedski Plans to Turn Britain’s Teenagers into Tennis Stars

Source: Metro To read the original article, please click here. Greg Rusedski plans to turn Britain’s new crop of talented teenagers into tennis stars with the potential to contend for Grand Slam glory. The former British No.1 and 1997 US Open has agreed a four-year deal with the LTA to develop the top prospects in [...]

Continue reading...

Noah Accuses Spanish Athletes of Doping

23. November 2011

0 Comments

Noah Accuses Spanish Athletes of Doping

Source: The Seattle Times To read the original article, please click here. Frenchman Yannick Noah, the 1983 French Open champion, accused Spanish athletes of widespread doping in an interview published in the newspaper Le Monde, adding the only way to level the playing field would be to allow everyone to use banned drugs. Noah said [...]

Continue reading...

Michael Emmett: “We Are Using the WRONG Tennis Balls!”

23. November 2011

2 Comments

Michael Emmett: “We Are Using the WRONG Tennis Balls!”

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 [...]

Continue reading...

All You Need To Know About SAT: Part 4

22. November 2011

0 Comments

All You Need To Know About SAT: Part 4

Written by: Helen Donohoe __________ ***Helen Donohoe, M.S.Ed., is a teacher of English and French in the Hamilton/Burlington area. She holds practice SAT sessions on Saturdays on an informal, drop-in basis at Cedar Springs Racquet Club where she is a member, long-time tennis hacker and aficionado. In this section of the website we will be publishing [...]

Continue reading...

“The Three Wise Monkeys Provide Insight on What Canada Could Be”

18. November 2011

3 Comments

“The Three Wise Monkeys Provide Insight on What Canada Could Be”

__________ ***Andre Lemaire, Robby Menard and Pierre Lamarche have been three of the most successful tennis coaches in Canada if you consider the number of national champions and the number of professional Canadian players developed in their academies. They have been also very successful in the business aspects of tennis, with their companies being major [...]

Continue reading...

Pierre ‘The Bear’ Lamarche: “Why I Really Believe Canada Can Beat France in Davis Cup”

18. November 2011

1 Comment

Pierre ‘The Bear’ Lamarche: “Why I Really Believe Canada Can Beat France in Davis Cup”

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 [...]

Continue reading...