Jamaican junior tennis participant John Chin is now at a Brazil coaching camp, having been invited by the South American Tennis Confederation (COSAT) to coach with the Brazil Tennis Federation in Florianapolis. He can be in Brazil till Saturday.
Chin, 15 years outdated, was invited together with 4 different boys and 5 women from Central America and the Caribbean, based mostly on their present worldwide junior rating, and can be a part of prime junior gamers, aged 15-16, from Brazil and different South American nations.
World-renowned high-performance coaches and former world-ranked skilled gamers from Brazil and Argentina can be available for the one week intensive coaching with the chosen juniors. Patricio Arnold, the Excessive Efficiency Coordinator of the Brazilian Tennis Federation is the pinnacle coach on the camp.
Chi, who spoke earlier than leaving for Brazil, mentioned “coaching in Brazil will give me an excellent alternative to be taught extra, get match play from among the finest guys in South America, and hopefully enhance my sport,”
Tennis Jamaica’s president, Aswad Morgan mentioned “we at Tennis Jamaica are joyful and proud that one among our promising juniors obtained this invitation. That is simply one other step in the direction of the event of the sport amongst our children and to permit them to get to a better stage within the sport. Our imaginative and prescient of including tennis to the listing of sports activities being represented by Jamaican athletes on the Olympics within the close to future is in sync with the Jamaica Olympic Affiliation. We want Joey Chin effectively at this camp, and hope that he maximises the advantages of this chance.”