C Level Course in Budapest completed

   The C Level international coaching course certified by ATP was held on February 10-12 in Bok Arena, in Budapest, during the Hungarian Challenger Open.


   An impressive set of expert speakers included Toni Nadal (former coach of Rafael Nadal), Magnus Norman (former world no.2 player and current coach of Stan Wawrinka), Alberto Castellani (GPTCA President, ATP Coach), Zoltan Kuharszky (Hungarian Davis Cup Captain) and Attila Savolt (coach of Hungarian top player Marton Fucsovics).


   More than 50 participants from 8 different countries obtained the C level diploma of "GPTCA International Coach". We are pleased to welcome new members into the GPTCA family! Congratulations!


Elite Tennis Journal’s New Editor in Chief

Elite Tennis Journal’s New Editor in Chief    The GPTCA announced today that Robert Davis, the publication’s most prolific contributor who helped shape its voice, is the new editor in chief of Elite Tennis Journal. Davis, who is also an experienced ATP coach, succeeds Marcin Matysik, who moved from editor in chief to publisher of the.. more

New GPTCA National President of Brazil

New GPTCA National President of Brazil    The GPTCA is pleased to announce Carlos Kirmayr as its new National President of Brazil. Kirmayr was born in São Paulo, Brazil. He is a former professional tennis player and Brazil's Davis Cup team coach (1984, 1985, and 2004).      His career best ATP ranking was world no.36.. more

Kirschbaum Named Official String

Kirschbaum Named Official String    Longtime string innovator Kirschbaum has been named the Official String of Global Professional Tennis Coach Association (GPTCA), effective January 1, 2017. GPTCA is the only tennis coaching organization certified by ATP with more than 1,000 members in 76 countries. GPTCA is dedicated.. more

GPTCA Course Schedule for 2017

GPTCA Course Schedule for 2017 Below you will find our schedule of courses for 2017. Apart from the list below, we are planning to run more courses which will be added in the coming weeks.    We recommend that you take the course in person, but if it is impossible due to location or time constraints, you can attend the course.. more

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