USTA Director of Professional Development
Craig is the Director of Professional Development, USTA U and is considered an industry leader in 10 and Under Tennis. In his role with the USTA, he oversees 10 and Under Tennis, Jr. Team Tennis, and 12-18 local play. In addition, he works closely with USTA Player ID/Development, and Coaching Education. Before joining the USTA, Craig was a club owner, Director of Tennis and teaching professional, working with hundreds of junior players from novice to national champions. He is a certified USPTA and PTR Professional, a USTA High Performance Coach, and the owner of the Petersburg Racquet Club in Martinez, Georgia. Craig has been a speaker at several PTR International Tennis Symposia.
If you really understand the mission of red, orange and green you will know how important the orange level is. This presentation looks at the core skills that players must gain before moving on, tactically, technically and mentally. This is a key time to maximize the cognitive potential of players, helping them to solve problems […]