Former tennis pro Dent to hold clinics in Westport
Published 12:06 pm, Monday, June 9, 2014
Former ATP pro Taylor Dent will be hosting a clinic and workshops on Friday, June 20 at Longshore Club Park and Westport Tennis Club.
Dent will host a junior tennis clinic (for ages 11-17) at Longshore Club Park from 3-5 p.m. followed by a pair of adult clinics. From 6-8 p.m. Dent will host a session on "Winning Doubles Strategy and Tactics" and from 8-10 p.m. "The Attacking Singles Game" at Westport Tennis Club.
Players will participate in fast paced drills with on court instruction from Dent and other top coaches.
The cost is $85 per person for each clinic session. There are no refunds or exchanges. In the event of rain, the junior clinic will be moved indoors to Westport Tennis Club. Snacks and refreshments will be served after the adult clinics.
Dent won four ATP singles titles during his career and holds the record for the fastest serve ever recorded at Wimbledon in 2010 at 148 mph.