The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) provides member coaches with a variety of education services.
ITA Coaches Convention
Nearly 300 men’s and women’s college tennis coaches at all levels gather each year for the convention. The four-day convention is highlighted by some of the most influential people in the sport of tennis. The convention is constantly evolving and includes clinics, panel discussions, awards banquet, a trade show, networking opportunities, a recruiting showcase and a chance to exchange ideas.
The dates and locations for the annual ITA Coaches Convention for 2020-2022 have been confirmed. If you have some suggestions of topics and speakers you would like to see present at our annual convention please contact Dave Mullins, Managing Director of Community Engagement and Coach Empowerment.
Visit the ITA Coaches Convention event page for more details.
ITA/USTA Mentorship Program
The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) and the USTA are partnering once again to offer a unique mentoring program designed specifically for college tennis coaches. The ITA USTA College Coach Mentorship Program pairs a veteran coach with an up-and-coming coach for a 10-month period – running from July 2021 to May 2022.
Applications for year two of the ITA USTA College Coach Mentorship Program will be open to all ITA Member Coaches from March 1st to April 4th of 2021.
Learn more about the ITA USTA Mentorship Program here.
ITA Coach Education Newsletter
A newsletter is sent to all member coaches approximately every two weeks with links to the most recent podcast, announcements and some other coach education materials that you may find helpful. If you are not receiving these email please contact Dave Mullins, Managing Director of Community Engagement and Coach Empowerment.
ITA Coach Masterclass
The ITA Coach Masterclass was designed to be a crash course on everything a coach needs to know in order to excel at their job. Coaches can look forward to a wide variety of topics — anything from fundraising to building your own facility to team culture. Each chapter will contain a Masterclass video along with related ITA podcasts, ITA webinars, past ITA Coaches Convention sessions, and articles.