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WTCA Conference NYC 2018

08/30/2018 @ 8:00 am - 08/31/2018 @ 5:00 pm EDT

Free – $249

Wednesday 29 August 2018 – Early Registration – Whitney Room 6pm – 7pm

Thursday 30 August 2018 – Morgan Ballroom A – C

8.00am     Registration and Coffee (Whitney Room)
8.50am     Official Welcome
9.00am     Dr. Mark Kovacs – Breaking Inertia: The Art and Science of First Step Tennis Movement
9.30am     Luke Jensen, Conrad Singh, Marc Lucero, Johan Kriek, Kirby Bridges: Coaching Challenges
10.00am   Leslie Allen – The Communications Gender Factor
10.30am   Break
11.00am   FAST 5 – Yasemin Ozsoy – The Female Tennis Journey – Creating the Right Environment
11.05am   FAST 5 – Julie Fiddler – The Mind Whisperer
11.10am   Elizma Nortje – How to Switch on Your Players Mind
11.30am   Tim Bainton / Sancha Legg -Nurturing Women’s Interest in Tennis
12.00pm   Nick Bollettieri – Developing Champions
12.30pm   Lunch Break
1.30pm     Lisa Dodson – Diagnosing Common Issues with the Serve
1.50pm     Furqan Iqbal
2.20pm     Lauren Embree, Mark Beyers, Lauren Spencer – Program Solutions, Current Trends
2.50pm     Break
3.00pm     Gigi Fernandez – Competitive Doubles
3.30pm     Tom Newkirk – Gender Bias and Compliance

Friday 31 August 2018 – – Morgan Ballroom A – C

9.00am     Eric Butorac – Don’t Dream Big
9.20am     Chanda Rubin –
9.40am     Nicole Pratt – The Forehand- One Player-One Nation-One Team
10.10am   Dean Hollingworth – Strength Training for the Female Tennis Player: Myths, Facts, Action
10.40am   Break
11.00am   Kathy Martin, Melanie Oudin, Kathleen Horvath – Moderator: Kirby Bridges – The Social Media Age
11.30am   Dr. Timothy Russell – Lessons Learned from College Tennis – Re-learned Again for the First Time!
12.00pm   Lunch
1.25pm     Thierry Beyltiens – Technology in Women’s Tennis
1.45pm     Lisa Stone / Dr. Liz Odera – Mentoring & Coaching in Women’s Tennis: Making the Case for Change
2.05pm     FAST 5 – Emma Wells – Fostering the Environment for Females – The Power of Community
2.10pm     FAST 5 – Margot Carter – The Nashville Effect, A Lesson Inspired by Dolly Parton
2.15pm     Break
2.30pm     Hana Mandlikova – Junior Player Development
3.00pm     Dr. Alexis Colvin / Dr. Richard Lehman – Common Injuries in Female Athletes
3.30pm     Emma Doyle – Engage and Empower the Next Generation – Team Building Strategies



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08/30/2018 @ 8:00 am
08/31/2018 @ 5:00 pm
Free – $249
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Marriott East Side Hotel
525 Lexington Ave
New York, NY 10017 United States
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