Jamey has spent the last 15 years as an assistant tennis professional in the Madison, WI area, where he was responsible for coordinating, and leading many adult and junior programs. Jamey has worked with elite level juniors and was the head coach of the Edgewood High Boys Tennis program from 2013-2016, where he culminated his career with the first ever Team State Championship. Jamey is a PTR Certified Pro and a graduate of the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. He's currently attending Edgewood College for his Masters Degree. Feel free to say hello if you spot him around the facility!
Two new versions of the Head Extreme are in at Gates! The Mid Plus (MP) version weights in at 11.2 oz strung, with a 100 sq. inch head size, while the Lite version sits as a slightly more maneuverable 9.9 oz strung, also with a 100 sq. inch head size. We have demo versions available for both, so stop on by and test one out!
Whether you're interested in instruction or fast paced drill classes, Gates Tennis Center offers it all. Session 6 started this week, and there are still open spots available in some of your favorite classes. Get feedback from our talented pros, and work up a sweat! It doesn't matter if you're new to the game or have years of experience, we've got the class for you. Call the front desk and sign up now!
Last Friday, Mats Wilander and partner Cameron Lickle visited Gates Tennis Center, along with Global Down Syndrome Foundation's "Dare to Play" program. It was an exciting day filled with tennis lessons for the kids and exhibition matches for the public to enjoy. Gates General Manager Ted Bradley and Gates Pro Tim Akhmedov finished the exhibition off by partnering with Mats and Cameron for a fun 1-set match.
FALL SESSION 6 STARTS NEXT WEEK FOR THE JUNIORS! JOIN US FOR THE FIRST FALL SESSION.
Monday, August 21st kicks off our Fall Session 6 for juniors! Keep the kids active throughout the school year. We offer after school classes for kids age 4 to 18. Our classes focus on the 'fun"damentals. The goal is to always have a good time while learning strategy, proper strokes, and match play. Space is limited, so call the front desk, and sign up now!