2014 ITA Coaches Convention

ITA Coaches Convention, Dec. 12-15th
at the Waldorf Astoria Naples in Naples, Florida
 

Naples

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Convention Format
Coaches (and their guests) may choose to attend the Full Convention (December 12th-15th), which includes the USTA Junior Showcase, all meetings, events, and clinics—or simply attend the Mini Convention (December 12th-13th), which includes the USTA Junior Showcase, ITA Membership & Roundtable meetings, ITA Mini Trade Show & Passport Party presented by the USTA and some educational clinics.

Convention Attractions


Clinics and Workshops (Saturday, Dec. 13th – Monday, Dec. 15th)
Three days of informative sessions given by ITA coaches and prominent members of the USPTA, PTR, USTA, as well as experts in the fields of sports medicine, sports psychology, sports promotion, sports fitness and health.

ITA Mini-Trade Show & Passport Party, presented by the USTA (Saturday, Dec. 13th, 5:30 – 8:30PM)
Meet tennis industry exhibitors at the ITA Mini-Trade Show. Have your "Passport" verified at all of the booths to be eligible to win one of many gifts donated by the exhibitors. Meet and greet old and new friends. Light Refreshments, compliments of the USTA.

ITA Membership & Awards Reception & Banquet (Sunday, Dec. 14th, 7:00-10:00PM)
The ITA, Wilson Sporting Goods and USTA cordially invite you to honor the 2014 Wilson/ITA Coaches of the Year & USTA/ITA Campus & Community Outreach and the USTA/ITA Campus QuickStart Provider of the Year award winners. Eric Butorac will be the featured speaker and awards presenter, courtesy of Wilson.

ITA Membership Appreciation & Farewell Cookout (Monday, Dec. 15th, 1:00PM)
The ITA cordially invites you to attend a court-side cookout and enjoy playing in a Round Robin tennis outing, or just relax court-side as a spectator to mingle with friends--old and new-- before departing for home.   This is a great opportunity to network with peers.

Tennis Activities
*USTA Junior Showcase. (Friday, December 12th, 10:30 am). A recruiting event, hosted by USTA Player Development, showcasing juniors in competitive match play. All College Coaches registered for the ITA Convention are welcome to attend. No Charge. To register a player, contact Troy Venechanos directly at venechanos@usta.com.

One-on-One Doubles® Prize $ Championships. (Friday, December 12th, 6:15-9:15 pm). Consolation Draw offered.  Limited to first 32 entrants.  $30 Entry Fee.  $500 for First Place  (with full draw).  For more details click here.  Any questions - contact Ed Krass (email: edkrass@collegetennis.com, tel: 813-684-9031) or Cory Brooks (email: cbrooks@itatennis.com, tel: 609-851-8454).

*Round Robin Tennis Mixer: (Monday, December 15th, 1:30-2:30pm). Arrive at courts ready to play by 1:45pm. First-come, First-serve. No Charge.

*Recreational Tennis: Available daily at your leisure, but Court reservations required. Please call the Waldorf Astoria Naples Tennis Shop (239-594-6033) to arrange for your complimentary court time. (Note: You must mention that you are with the ITA Convention.)

2014 Schedule of Events

ITA On-Site Convention Registration
Friday, December 12th (Noon-8:30pm)
Saturday, December 13th (7:00am-3:00pm)
Sunday, December 14th (8:00am-7:00pm)

USTA Junior Showcase - Recruiting Event
Friday, December 12th (10:30am)

One-on-One Doubles® Prize $ Championships
Friday, December 12th (6:15-9:15pm)

ITA Meetings Saturday, December 13th
General Membership Meeting (8:00-9:15am)
Divisional Round Table Meetings
         - Division I - 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
         - Small College - 9:30 am - 11:30 am

ITA Mini Trade Show & Passport Party, presented by the USTA
Saturday, December 13th (5:30-8:30pm)

ITA Membership & Awards Reception & Banquet
Sunday, December 14th (7:00-10:00pm)

Featuring the Wilson/ITA Coach of the Year Awards with special guest speaker, Eric Butorac, courtesy of Wilson, as well as presentation of the USTA/ITA Campus & Community Outreach and the USTA/ITA Campus QuickStart Provider of the Year awards.

ITA Clinics & Workshops
Saturday, December 13th (1:00-5:30pm)
Sunday, December 14th (8:30am-5:30pm)
Monday, December 15th (8:30am-1:00pm)

ITA Membership Appreciation & Farewell Cookout
Monday, December 15th (1:00pm)

Round Robin Tennis Mixer
Monday, December 15th (1:30-2:30pm)

Additional Information
  • Coaches Workspace
  • Players in the Pros
  • ITA Advantage - Member Discounts



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