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The Peninsula Tennis Academy is today India's oldest and largest tennis academy with an enviable reputation for excellence. Its network of 35 centres across the National Capital Region and other parts of India ensures professional coaching is now available at the very doorsteps of trainees. With over 10000 trainees on its rolls, Peninsula has the largest reservoir of talent anywhere in the world.

About Bobby Singh

B.P. "Bobby Singh", an alumni of the prestigious St. Stephen's College, pursued his management studies at the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta. Twice Delhi University and St. Stephen's Tennis Captain he was also a former Junior Tennis champion and winner of several Zonal and State championships. In order to pursue his dream to produce Wimbledon champions he returned to his first love - tennis - thereby giving up a lucrative career in the corporate world as a senior Regional Product Manager in Tata Steel where he excelled in Management and Marketing. With a vision to offering professional tennis opportunities in India, he founded the Peninsula Tennis Academy to unearth and nurture talent. The first to inspire the great tennis legends Ramanathan Krishnan, Ramesh Krishnan and Jaidip Mukerjea to share their expertise with aspiring champions through coaching, Bobby Singh very quickly brought in the much needed professionalism to raise the standard of Indian tennis.

Bobby Singh, Director Peninsula Tennis Academy is also the Director for the Professional Tennis Registry (PTR) in India. To primarily offer world class professional coaching techniques to Indian coaches, Bobby Singh collaborated with internationally acclaimed PTR, which certifies tennis teachers through internationally recognised teaching methods, and brought them to India. An immense benefit to the Indian coaches, the regularly held PTR Workshops organised all over India by the Peninsula Tennis Academy, have certified over 2000 coaches in India.a rewarding career for young Indians, Bobby Singh realised the significance of having greater prize money in this sport. Tying up with various corporate and multinationals, numerous Tennis Tournaments are held 

In a bid to make tennis which bring in unprecedented prize money for Juniors - an effort much lauded by the players, public and the press.

Before setting up the Academy, the consummate professional that he is, Singh visited tennis academies in Europe and USA. His aim was to replicate the best there was in the world. The Peninsula Tennis Academy is equipped with state-of-the-art ball machines, tennis analyst computers, servo-meters and mental toughness kits, making it one of the most advanced in the country.

About the Academy

Sustaining its momentum since its inception in November 1990, the Peninsula Tennis Academy (PTA) has evolved into a network spanning 35 centres across Delhi, Gurgaon, Noida,  Faridabad, Jallandhar, Meerut, Kanpur and Ajmer  with over 10000 trainees. The overwhelming success of the professional Peninsula Programmes have brought the Academy to the very doorsteps of trainees across the National Capital Region (NCR) thereby leading to a massive upsurge in the popularity of tennis. Today the Academy has a dominating influence in the National Capital Region with over 80% of the tennis community associated with  Peninsula. So wherever you are in the NCR there is a Peninsula centre near you, everywhere!  

The PTA is supported by the largest team of experienced and professionally qualified coaches who have devoted their lives to tennis and kept abreast with the latest coaching techniques. Proficient in their approach to the finer aspects of tennis and trained to meet the physical, mental or psychological requirements of the trainee, these special tennis teachers are an enthusiastic team committed to giving their best back to the game!   

About the Programmes

The Academy Programmes uniformly available at all Peninsula Centres, combine the latest tennis technology in the West with the time tested teaching traditions of the Indian masters - Ramanathan Krishnan, Ramesh Krishnan and Jaidip Mukerjea. The Academy represents the prestigious  Professional Tennis Registry, USA (PTR) in India and regularly conducts Workshops to certify and upgrade tennis teaching skills of the Indian coaches to international standards. Over 2000 coaches from all over South East Asia and other countries have been certified so far by PTR, India.  

The Peninsula Tennis Academy follows a consistent system of coaching at all its centres. Peninsula systems are specifically designed for different skill level groups - Beginners, Intermediate and Advanced and are beneficial to ambitious Juniors who wish to excel. Intensive individual coaching for Tournament players is offered at the Peninsula centres at  Khaitan Public School, Noida and Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi.. 

Peninsula's own hub

The Peninsula Tennis Academy is unique in India as it is the only Academy which had its own tennis complex designed on the lines of renowned international academies. Peninsula's own centre in Gurgaon set up in 1992, combined the advantage of its proximity to New Delhi with the quiet blend of the idyllic surroundings of the countryside, creating an ideal Tennis atmosphere for concentrated attention with its own Tennis Courts, Residential facilities, Recreation Centre, Gymnasium, Classroom & Pro-shop. Subsequently the Academy has spread to 35 different locations in the NCR.  

The Peninsula Tennis Academy also conducts Tennis Workshops, Coaching Camps, Tennis Leagues and Tournaments. It also organises special Tennis Events to meet corporate needs through its marketing arm - the Peninsula Sports Management. So whether it is grass roots tennis, State Championships or International events, Peninsula with its proven track record always "Serves an Ace!" 

Job Opportunities in Sports with Peninsula

For full time or part time job opportunities in sports and sports management with the ever growing Peninsula Sports Group forward your resume by mail or email.
 

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