Squeegee Tip

Squeegee Tip

There are two items that are aggravating to tennis players and tennis professionals. One is a wet tennis court and the second is bad squeegee. Usually, the bad squeegee is torn up or dried out. Or, the roller breaks down. When this happens, the people using the squeegee complain. Over time, I have found a few ways to improve the use of a squeegee.

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Mentors Change Lives

Mentors Change Lives

 They say if you write down your goals you increase the chance of reaching them by 90 times. If you've never been mentored by someone, chances are your not mentoring anyone either.  I hope you will make it a goal of yours to become involved in the new "Mentorship Program" the GPTA hopes to offer in the near future. But why wait until then? Keep reading to find out how easy it can be to find a Mentor that can change your life…professionally and personally.

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A Day in the Life...

A Day in the Life...

by  Bryan Shepherd

Long ago I realized the need to set myself apart from any and all tennis pros with a hopper and tennis balls and a few racquets giving lessons. Today I realized I had made it, and I want to keep making it! I do not have the luxury of a captive audience that my club pro colleagues enjoy. The park and neighborhood clientele is fluid, and thus there is a need to frequently re-image myself. I am offering a glimpse--not just for you, but for me, too--so that I can look back later and remember. It is all about service.

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The GPTA Career Path

The GPTA Career Path

by Carmen Garcia

The GPTA Board is excited to serve the GPTA pros by providing an avenue for pros to network with each other and with tennis vendors. We have helped many Georgia pros develop a career path through continuing education, and we will continue to set the standards high to serve you in the best possible way. 

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