October 31st. The one-month tennis development program, conducted in conjunction with the China Tennis Grand Prix Cup, will provide a well-rounded introductory tennis experience to 2,000 primary school children.
Joining in the seminar opening ceremonies was Coach Jeff Bearup, author of the “Swing for the Stars” training manual, who was in town conducting the Mercedes-Benz “Swing for the Stars” National Camp. Coach Bearup took the PE teachers through the training equipment that will be used in the program as well as emphasizing the importance of each child experiencing a joyful impression of the game of tennis.
The BIG coaching staff will provide in-school training to the 20 participating schools. The program will culminate with the 4th Annual Shenzhen Primary School Tennis Championship that will be held on China Tennis Grand Prix Finals Weekend at Luo Hu Tennis Center.