Evolution Kids Tennis is a complete program for tennis facilities, academies, federations and clubs. It provides you with everything you could possibly need to run a kids program that will set you apart.
To sign up you must be serious about delivering the very best program for your players and facility, and because we are committed to your success we allow only a limited number of programs to join the network each year.
If you want to run a successful kids tennis program, that includes the best education for your team, gives you access to the latest developments in kids tennis and is built on an advanced mission based curriculum then Evolution Kids Tennis is the answer! More than this is you want hands on support to ensure that your program achieves all your goals then we know that this is the only program you will ever want to be involved in.
We want kids to love every aspect of their tennis experience, to commit to the game long term, achieve their goals and develop all the life skills that a healthy sport experience can bring. We know that if your program can deliver in all these areas it will be easier to attract, retain and develop young players.
Join our network and you will have access to every resource you need to develop and manage the very best program.
There is only one thing that we can be 100% sure of….That we will never know everything… Everyday we learn more… And it’s also so true that working with other people is so much more fun than working alone. So evolve9 is a culmination of many people’s thoughts and ideas. You will find below a list of our associates and friends. You’ll find contributions from them throughout the site.
Rufus is extremely enthusiastic about developing inspirational environments for young tennis players.
Wayne is the Head of Tennis Canada Coaching Development & Certification in British Columbia. He is a certified Canadian National level 4 coach as well as being certified by the PTR and USPTA.
For two consecutive years he was runner-up for Canadian national development coach-of-the-year out of nominated coaches from every sport. He is a multiple winner of the Tennis BC High Performance Coach-of-the-year award and the Tennis Canada Coaching Excellence awards, having worked with National Champions, ATP and WTA players, and top world-ranked wheelchair players.
Wayne is currently Tennis Director at the Grant Connell Tennis Centre in North Vancouver, the 2005 Canadian Facility of the year for program excellence. He is a national expert on coaching using a Game-based approach and Progressive Tennis. His materials and articles have been published by Tennis Canada, TennisOne.com, the PTR, Tennis Corporation of America, Tennis Coaches Australia, and the ITF. He was the lead designer of the Tennis Canada 1/2 Court curriculum, DVD and Coach Workshop.
管理Midtown网球俱乐部之前, Butch是佛罗里达州威斯顿市Midtown体育俱乐部的网球总监，希尔顿·海德的范德梅尔·坦尼斯大学课程主任, 是位于美国佛罗里达州德雷海滩的国际网球学院（ITA）总经理兼创始人。布奇是USPTA的专业一级教练，USPTA比赛型球员训练专家，PTR大师级认证和加拿大网球认证的3级教练。
他在蒙特利尔麦吉尔大学(McGill University)当了10年的体育教员，在那里他担任过网球和篮球教练。他持有学士学位。他获得了B.P.E.和M.S.的体育教育硕士学位。Butch还被评为USTA 2006年度RCW培训师。他是一名快速成长的网球教练，为美国网球协会的社区网球和球员发展部门举办研讨会，并指导PTR儿童网球研讨会。
Formerly is the Head Tennis Professional at Midtown Tennis Club, Chicago. Midtown features a staff of 40 professionals and a Junior Development Pathway with over 300 participants who train on the 36 and 60 courts and is considered a pioneer in modified court programming in the US.
Prior to Midtown, Butch was the Director of Tennis at the Midtown Athletic Club in Weston, FL, Director of the Van Der Meer Tennis University courses in Hilton Head, SC and founding General Manager of the International Tennis Academy (ITA) in Delray Beach, FL. Butch is a USPTA Professional 1, a USPTA Specialist in Competitive Player Development, a PTR Master Professional and a Tennis Canada Certified Level 3 Coach.
He spent 10 years on the athletic staff at McGill University in Montreal where he coached both tennis and basketball. He holds a B. A., a B.P.E. and an M.S. in physical education. Butch was also named the USTA 2006 RCW Trainer of the Year. He is a QuickStart Tennis Trainer conducting workshops for both the Community Tennis and the Player Development departments of the USTA as well as conducting PTR Kids Workshops.