Following the launch of evolution in Beijing in August 2016 we are excited to be back in China presenting the second stage of EKT Kids Tennis. At evolve9 we have spent years building programs for some of the biggest tennis providers in the world and now we are sharing that expertise in 4 days of training that will equip you to run additional parts of the most innovative junior programs ever developed.
Topics for 2017
EKT Court Warrior – Learn how to develop competitive skills in young players that help them to enjoy and grow through the challenges that tennis provides. Understand how to structure practices and use the exciting new tools that accompany one of the most innovative programs created for young players.
EKT World Tour – Run the most exciting and innovative competitions. Get young players excited about competition and create events that inspire them to play more, develop their game and increase their commitment. Experience over 20 original formats as we discuss how children see competition and how important it is for a young players development.
EKT Smart Kids – The red, orange, green system allows young players to develop a much higher level of tactical skill helping them to solve problems on the court and play much more intelligent tennis. In this part of the conference we will explore alternative and more motivating ways to engage the child of today.
EKT Master Coaching – The skill of the coach is a huge part of making learning happen. You will learn strategies and techniques that can accelerate learning and make your sessions exciting and productive. In this section you will learn the skills of a master coach working with young players.
Tennis Whizz – Ready, set, go! Tennis Whizz, the exclusive Pre-School program is now available for coaches to licence at clubs across China. This workshop will cover the essential elements and skills of the Tennis Whizz program and get you all set to run the program back at your facility.
- 4 Days of World Class training
- Conference Guide, Court Warrior and World Tour Guides
- Lunch each day
- Conference package including t-shirt and exclusive bonuses and offers from our sponsors
- One Years Free membership to evolve9.com
- The chance to become certified as an “evolve9 Court Warrior Coach”
Best of all you will learn…
- How kids learn and how to engage and motivate them at different ages
- The importance of competition to your program
- How to the help kids to develop the key competitive skills to become little court warriors
- How kids see competition and how to help them to love challenge
- How to promote and run the best kids tournaments and events
- How to create fantastic kids lessons that maximize learning in young players
- How to present activities in a way that accelerates skill development
- To have fun with some of the most exciting tools and resources developed for kids programming.
If you want to run a World Class Kids Program then you won’t want to miss this opportunity!
Coach Delegate – $475
Due to the nature of the workshop there area limited number of places available. For all international coaches we request that you register by clicking left. All Chinese coaches should register with PTR at the link above!
Conference Leader – Mike Barrell – Director, evolve9
Mike is the Founder and CEO of evolve9. The mission of the organization is very simple, to help federations and providers design and implement tennis programs that specifically meet the needs of children. A Level 5 LTA Coach, PTR Pro and ITF Clinician, Mike has delivered training and presentations in over 60 countries.
He was the author of the ITF Tennis10s manual and has been a keynote speaker at three ITF Worldwide Conferences, and presented at the USPTA World Conference three times. He has has recently been involved in the development of Evolution, now the National U10 program of Serbia.
Shanghai is one of the most exciting cities in the world. With regular flights from all over Asia and Europe we couldn’t think of a better city to take the evolution program to the next level. There is no official hotel for this event but there are many local hotels available close by.
Venue Address: Shanghai Coolife Tennis Center, No.700 Yong Qing Rd, Bao Shan Sports Center, Shanghai, China
Evolution Kids Tennis
…is the most complete Under 10 Program in the world. With mis
sion based competencies at 6 levels it helps you to guide players and parents through the red, orange and green stages, ensuring you teach the right thing at the right time.
Backed up by an extensive range of marketing materials, parent support materials and including all the tools you will need to run an inspiring range of lessons, competitions, events and practices, evolution is the gold standard in kids programming.
Find out more at www.evolutionkidstennis.net
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