Indian Creek Yacht and Country Club (ICYCC) had two of the top players in the history of professional tennis deliver clinics, private lessons and play in a pro-am with members and sponsors on June 4-6.
Two former #1 players, Arantxa Sanchez Vicario and her brother, Emilio Sanchez Vicario, shared their skills and offered tips and tricks to members throughout their visit, reported membership director Megan Stephens..
Three years ago, George Christoforatos boarded a connecting flight in Atlanta, Ga., on his way to Jackson, Miss., to deliver on court and in classroom classes for the USTA and USPTA Southern Section. Emilio boarded the same flight on his way to the event and started a conversation with Christoforatos, noticing that he played with the same racquet.
After accepting the director of racquet sports position at ICYCC, Christoforatos asked Emilio if he would come to the club and deliver a weekend of drills, private lessons and….[to-view-more]