On July 10, 2012, the USTA and TIA, in conjunction with other industry partners, launched a national campaign aimed at promoting tennis and increasing the number of frequent players through a non-branded portal: playtennis.com.
PlayTennis.com offers consumers a one-stop-shop to learn about new equipment, facilities, programs and most importantly for you: finding qualified instruction.
This site is designed to allow certified teaching pros with a current USPTA or PTR membership to create your searchable listing for presentation to consumers when they search for instruction in your area.
Please take a few moments and Sign UP today!
Include your contact information that you chose to make searchable
List your certifications and areas of specialty
Link your profile to places where you teach
Add a biography page to promote your teaching business ( you can also include links to your web site or post current events, activities, clinics and lessons scheduled).
Create a username and password to return to this site to keep your profile up to date
+ The site is recruiting participation from:
Active teaching pros who are willing to accept emails and phone calls from nonmembers and/or the general public who want to take lessons or participate in tennis programming.
Your facility must allow you to teach nonmembers.
You must be a certified teaching professional
+ Here's how you can participate in playtennis.com
Register and create your searchable profile
You'll be asked to decide how much information to provide, such as:
Profile information about you and your certifications
Also, you'll be asked to select other options including:
Allowing consumers to comment about you and your programs
Allowing consumers to rate you and your programs
You will be responsible for updating your contact info this site.
If you decide to opt out of the program, you will be able to deactivate your profile.