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Air Capital Classic

Camp & Tournament

 

Location

Coleman Tennis Complex

Wichita State University

1845 N Fairmount

Wichita, KS  67260

Phone: 316.978.3183

Camp + Tournament Entry Fee

Entry deadline is Wednesday May 10, 2017

Camp + Tournament Entry Fee

Entry deadline is Wednesday May 10, 2017

For the first 30 entries received with payment, rooms will be included for the nights of June 17-20.

However, you must attend both the camp and tournament for this to apply.


If you wish to pay using a credit card, you will need to contact Grady directly.


 

 

Tournament or Camp only Entry Fee


Does not include lodging.

Rules

The “Code” will be used. All USTA rules will apply.

Scoring

Best two of three sets.

Alternative scoring may be used if needed due to bad weather.

 

Prize Money

$4,000 in Cash prizes, awarded to all divisions.


Lodging

Shocker Hall, WSU

1845 N Fairmount

Wichita, KS 67260

 

We will make the reservations at Shocker Hall, which is a residence hall on the campus of Wichita State University for the first 30 players who register and pay for the camp and tournament.

We will notify you if you are not one of the first 30 entries received. Players NOT in the first 30 entries (camp & tournament) received or who will only attend the camp or the tournament will need to make their own hotel arrangements.

 

Registration

Camp & Tournament 3-6 PM Wednesday, May 17

Tournament only 11-1 PM Friday, May 19

 

 

 

Tournament Banquet

Join us for BBQ and prizes

Saturday  @ 6:00 PM at the Courts

 

 

Camp & Tournament Directors

Grady Landrum                                 Nick Taylor

316.200.7643                                     316.200.7165

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Wheelchair Sports Inc.                   This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

  6310 E Beachy

Wichita, Kansas 67208

 

Attention Veterans

WSI may be able to help veterans with stipends to cover some of their expenses to our camp or tournament this year. Make sure you mark on the entry form if you are a veteran.

 


Camp and Tournament Schedule*

May 17 – May 21

 

 

 

Wednesday, May 17

 

3:00-6:00 pm: Registration

 

6:00pm-8:30 pm: Camp Session 1

 

 

 

Thursday, May 18

 

9:00 am-12:00 pm: Camp Session 2

 

12:00 pm-1:00 pm: Lunch

 

1:00 pm-5:00 pm: Camp Session 3

 

 

 

Friday, May 19

 

9:00 am-12:00 pm: Camp Session 4

 

1:00 pm-9:00 pm: Tournament Matches

 

 

 

Saturday, May 20

 

9:00 am-6:00 pm: Tournament Matches

 

7:00 pm-9:00 pm: Banquet at courts

 

 

 

Sunday, May 21

 

9:00 am-4:00 pm: Tournament Matches

 

 

*Schedule is subject to change based on weather conditions. If flying out on Sunday make your reservation as late as possible.


Camp Coaching Staff

 

Paul Walker

U.S. Women's and Junior’s World Team Cup Coach, U.S. National Coach, former top 30 in ITF World Rankings in Men's Open.

 
 
 
John Devorss
In 2012, he was invited to coach the USA juniors at the World team cup in South Korea where they took second place. Since 2013, John has coached the quadriplegic team and has helped them to two titles and two second place finishes. In 2015 he was named Para Olympic wheelchair tennis coach of the year for the United States. Played four years of Division 1 tennis at University of Oregon.
 
 


Nick Taylor

5 time Paralympic Medalist (3 Gold, 1 Silver, 1 Bronze), 10 time Grand Slam Winner, currently ranked #2 in ITF World Rankings in Quad Open Doubles.

 

 

 

 

 

Dave Eads

20+ years as a teaching pro, he has coached a dozen nationally ranked players, Coached 10 state champions and several sectional champions. WHEELCHAIR TENNIS: Ranked as high as Number One in the US in doubles Top 80 in the world in Doubles

 
 
Jason Allen

Jason Allen is the Manager for both Wheelchair and Technical for the USTA. He is USPTA and PTR certified tennis professional. He played #1 singles and doubles for Gardner-Webb University. Jason has held positions in the tennis industry as Head Tennis Professional, Tennis Director, and Executive Director. 

Jeff Clark

Director of Tennis for City of Wichita, Riverside Tennis Center, Has been private coach to Nick Taylor and Casey Ratzlaff.

 

Last Updated ( 10 May 2017 )  

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