26 Jan Episode 1 Podcast: President & CEO Tennis SA Gavin Crookes
In this first episode of African Tennis Development podcast, host Ashley Ndebele chats with the president and CEO of Tennis South Africa, Gavin Crookes. The two discuss South Africa Tennis Federation’s 2016 development plans.
Crookes talks about the federation’s plans to expose rural people to the game of tennis, which is going to be a big challenge. He praises South African Kevin Anderson‘s contribution to the nation’s tennis community (Anderson is currently ranked number 12 in the ATP World Rankings).
Crookes also discusses the tennis federation’s overall 15 year strategy to nurture a group of young talented tennis players to help them get into the WTA & ATP top 100.
For more about Tennis South Africa, please visit the federation’s website.