Event description

This is the 2nd Annual World Tennis Fitness Conference and is alongside 2016 BB&T Atlanta Open (Men’s Professional Tennis Tournament). This unique event brings together some of the top minds in many different aspects of performance and injury prevention with a specific focus on tennis players. Athletic Trainers, Strength and Conditioning Professionals, Chiropractors, Personal Trainers, Physical Therapists, Medical Doctors, Researchers, Coaches and Parents were all in attendance last year with over 20 Universities represented in the audience including: Harvard, Princeton, University of Alabama, Auburn University, Georgia Tech, University of North Carolina, TCU among others.

This year is shaping up to be another great educational event. Some of the top minds are presenting including Dr. Ben Kibler (noted surgeon, biomechanist and shoulder/kinetic chain expert, Gil Reyes (trainer and mentor for Andre Agassi), Dr. Neeru Jayanthi (President of the Society of Tennis Medicine and Director of Tennis Medicine at Emory Medical Center), Dr. Mark Kovacs, Alistair McCaw (noted sports performance specialist), Joanna Goldin (world class physical therapist with both the WTA and USTA) among many other great speakers and faculty. Please review the conference website for more information and to register www.itpa-tennis.org/tennisfitconference.html.