In my last article, I alluded to the changes that may or may not be coming to USTA Junior Competition in 2020. After the article was published, I received the following document from an anonymous reader: Background As mentioned in my last article, participation in Junior Tennis has declined precipitously over the
Click on the white arrow below to listen to this week's podcast? http://traffic.libsyn.com/parentingaces/Todd_Widom_college_to_pros.output.mp3 As of the taping of this week's podcast, there are 4 former college players in the Top 100 of the ATP and 2 former college players in the Top 100 of the WTA. It begs the question: is college
Click the white arrow below to listen to this Bonus Episode of the ParentingAces Podcast: http://traffic.libsyn.com/parentingaces/Craig_Cignarelli_Podcast.mp3 I can't tell you how thrilled I was to run into my old friend, Craig Cignarelli, at the BNP Paribas Open last weekend! It's been quite a while since we've chatted, and I knew he had
Why, you might ask, is there a French magazine cover pictured at the top of this post? Well, 2 reasons . . . first of all, because I want everyone to notice that it features French pro, Richard Gasquet, at the age of 9, playing tennis using a yellow ball.