Symposium Tennis

For the last 3 years the IART symposium has been held at the beautiful Saddlebrook Resort in Tampa, Florida. From Texas in the beginning, to Orlando and Disneyworld and finally to Tampa, the IART now has the perfect fit for our annual training conference. Saddlebrook is an ATP/WTA training facility and when there, our people [see more]

Symposium Question(s)

I am putting the finishing touches on my presentations for the upcoming IART Symposium. I look forward to seeing you all there! In the meantime if you have a question you would like to discuss during one of my presentations I would be happy to include it, time permitting. I am presenting “Racquet Customization”, “Understanding [see more]

Could be a Party!

I just took a quick look at the registrations for this year’s IART symposium and I see that there are 16 IART members attending. That’s enough of a reason for me to contact these people and make an effort to have a nice little Alliance member party this year. For those of you who haven’t [see more]

GSS Symposium…..Yes it’s Important

Ok Alliance members……..Please allow me to hop up on my soap box for a minute. Recently I opened up the registration for the 2012 IART Symposium and I want to talk about why this event is vitally important for racquet technicians from around the world. Bringing this event to life was a methodical process that [see more]

Why a GSS Symposium

Ok it’s time for Tim to hop up on his soap box………….. Teaching professionals at the USPTA & PTR have had their own annual training events for years while the racquet technicians have had nothing. When I woke up and finally realized what was going on I ask the obvious question. “Why”? Who is taking [see more]

Saddlebrook! Yes!

Tim and I spent the afternoon at Saddlebrook Resort getting ready for the symposium. It is hard to imagine what goes into putting on this kind of event. You would think after five of these it would be a no-brainer but it is not. Never a dull moment. If you have not attended this symposium [see more]

GSS symposium an International event!

The IART symposium has attracted International attendees over the last two years.  In 2009 Myoung Yong Koo and Young Hoon Lee traveled all the way from South Korea and that’s pretty impressive when you consider the calculated distance is 7,528 miles. The symposium has also had stringers and seminar leaders from Brazil, Puerto Rico, Great [see more]