You’ll be able to tackle the McEnroe brothers—and profit a tennis trigger within the course of.
John McEnroe and Patrick McEnroe can be joined by different tennis greats on the seventh Annual Johnny Mac Tennis Undertaking’s Professional-Am within the Hamptons on Saturday, August twenty first at 2 p.m. at SPORTIME Amagansett, 320 Abrahams Path, East Hampton, NY.
Contributors will compete in a round-robin event alongside former WTA and ATP World Tour professionals, present and former Division I Faculty gamers, in addition to prime John McEnroe Tennis Academy execs.
Participant tickets begin at $2,000. Visitors can bid on unique gadgets and experiences all through the day by way of a curated silent public sale. The event can be adopted by a cocktail hour and light-weight fare.
This occasion raises funds for the Johnny Mac Tennis Undertaking (JMTP), a non-profit based by John and others, which adjustments younger lives by eradicating the racial, financial and social limitations to success by tennis. The JMTP Professional Am, now in its seventh 12 months, has grow to be the flagship summer season fundraiser for the group and has grown annually since 2015. The occasion now options 128 gamers.
“My brother and I stay up for the Professional-Am all 12 months, and we’re so excited to have the ability to host it once more this summer season and to be joined by different legendary gamers of our sport, who donate their time to the charity,” stated Corridor of Famer John McEnroe. “This sport has given me a lot, and I’m happy with the work we’re doing to make it accessible to youngsters of each background and earnings degree.”
The Johnny Mac Tennis Undertaking (JMTP) adjustments younger lives by eradicating the racial, financial and social limitations to success by tennis. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit based by tennis legend John McEnroe and others JMTP introduces the game of tennis as a life-long well being, health and social exercise to hundreds of under-resourced New York Metropolis space youngsters.
For a smaller group of devoted younger athletes, JMTP supplies a pathway to success by aggressive tennis, main to school scholarships, careers within the trade, and, for a couple of, skilled tennis careers and, maybe, Grand Slam titles. Study extra: www.jmtpny.org.
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