C Level Course completed in Shanghai
The first GPTCA C Level international coaching course certified by ATP was held on October 8-10 in Shanghai, during the Shanghai Rolex Masters tournament.
60 Chinese professional tennis coaches participated in the course. 80% of these attendees are working as head coaches in 20 different regions. Mr. Jiang Wei, head coach of Chinese national tennis men’s team, Chinese Davis Cup Captain, and GPTCA A-Level coach, also came to the site to hear the lectures.
An impressive set of expert speakers included Alberto Castellani (GPTCA President, ATP Coach), Galo Blanco (former ATP player, career high #40), Paul Ness (Senior Director of Medical Services, Senior Physiotherapist of ATP World Tour), Benito Perez-Barbadillo (founder of B1PR, Press Manager of Rafael Nadal), Robert Davis (current coach of Aisam Ul-Haq Qureshi, Director of Elite Tennis Journal), Lars Graff (Director of Officiating ATP/Supervisor of ATP World Tour).
We are pleased to welcome new members into the GPTCA family! Congratulations!