A national Tennis Health & Wellness Task Force, comprised of top doctors and sports medicine experts, has been assembled by the tennis industry to help reach and engage mainstream Americans with messaging on the health, fitness, wellness and life benefits of tennis.
Cardio Tennis Training Courses have been scheduled in March at the new, 100-court USTA National Campus in Orlando, Fla. A Level 1 Training Course will be held on Friday, March 3, and a Level 2 Training Course will be on Sunday, March 26.
The industry-supported Tennis Health & Wellness Task Force, chaired by Dr. Jack Groppel, has named five members who will help reach and engage mainstream Americans through messaging created on the health, fitness and wellness benefits of tennis.
Tennis facility and club management experts, along with sports and fitness industry executives, will share their knowledge, experience and expertise at the 2017 Tennis Owners & Managers (TOM) Conference, March 27-29, at the award-winning Rosen Shingle Creek Resort in Orlando, Fla. Visit TheTOMConference.com for more information and to register.
Members of the new Tennis Health & Wellness Task Force have been named recently by chair Dr. Jack Groppel, who is the Health & Wellness Advisor for the tennis industry. The industry-supported task force will help spread the message of health, fitness, wellness and tennis to Americans of all ages.
A Tennis Health & Wellness Task Force is being assembled to help spread the message of health, fitness, wellness and tennis. The effort is led by Dr. Jack Groppel, who is the Health & Wellness Advisor for the tennis industry.
A just-released study suggest that regularly playing racquet sports such as tennis can help stave off death, while sports such as soccer and running may not help people live longer. The study of more than 80,000 people by Oxford University and researchers in Finland and Australia indicated people who played racquet sports regularly were least likely to die over the nine-year study period, reducing their individual risk by 47 percent compared to people who did not exercise.
Throughout the summer and fall, the TIA hosted a free series of educational webinars for the industry on a variety of important business topics. Nearly 2,000 people signed up for a webinar in the series, and recordings of the webinars are available online at TennisIndustry.org/webinars.
The Cardio Tennis staff is in the process of setting its training courses for 2017. Currently on the calendar are Level 1 and Level 2 training courses, along with other training and appearances at national events. Go to CardioTennis.com to check the current schedule and sign up for a training course near you.
Since taking on the role of Health & Wellness Advisor for the Tennis Industry, Dr. Jack Groppel has been busy spreading the message of health, fitness, wellness and tennis at meetings and conferences across the country.