Welcome

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[/av_slide_full] [/av_slideshow_full] [av_section min_height=” min_height_px=’500px’ padding=’huge’ shadow=’no-border-styling’ bottom_border=’no-border-styling’ id=” color=’main_color’ custom_bg=” src=” attachment=” attachment_size=” attach=’scroll’ position=’top left’ repeat=’no-repeat’ video=” video_ratio=’16:9′ overlay_opacity=’0.5′ overlay_color=” overlay_pattern=” overlay_custom_pattern=” av_uid=’av-awt9qu’] [av_heading heading=’Welcome to TennisGate, where you will find everything you need to make your job on the court easier. By joining TennisGate you will have access to TennisGate resources for coaching and training such as drills, tips, lessons, blogs, state of the art video analysis and much more on every aspect of the game. Professional, fast, affordable’ tag=’h2′ style=’blockquote modern-quote modern-centered’ size=” subheading_active=” subheading_size=’15’ margin=” margin_sync=’true’ padding=’35’ color=” custom_font=” av-medium-font-size-title=” av-small-font-size-title=” av-mini-font-size-title=” av-medium-font-size=” av-small-font-size=” av-mini-font-size=” av_uid=’av-jmggd5eh’ admin_preview_bg=”][/av_heading] [av_one_third first min_height=” vertical_alignment=” space=” custom_margin=” margin=’0px’ padding=’0px’ border=” border_color=” radius=’0px’ background_color=” src=” background_position=’top left’ background_repeat=’no-repeat’ animation=” av_uid=’av-11rlba’] [av_icon_box position=’top’ boxed=’av-no-box’ icon=’ue803′ font=’entypo-fontello’ title=’Research’ link=” linktarget=” linkelement=” font_color=” custom_title=” custom_content=” color=’custom’ custom_bg=’#ffffff’ custom_font=” custom_border=” av_uid=’av-acripy’] Aenean commodo ligula eget dolor. Aenean massa.
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[/av_icon_box] [/av_one_third][/av_section][av_section min_height=” min_height_px=’500px’ padding=’huge’ shadow=’no-shadow’ bottom_border=’no-border-styling’ id=’service’ color=’main_color’ custom_bg=’#ffffff’ src=” attachment=” attachment_size=” attach=’scroll’ position=’top left’ repeat=’no-repeat’ video=” video_ratio=’16:9′ overlay_opacity=’0.5′ overlay_color=” overlay_pattern=” overlay_custom_pattern=” av_uid=’av-9hebhi’] [av_heading heading=’As a PTR Member in good standing you have free access to these TennisGate resources. You can enter this portal by registering for free. Once your current membership to the PTR has been corraborated you can start using this site.’ tag=’h2′ style=’blockquote modern-quote modern-centered’ size=” subheading_active=” subheading_size=’15’ margin=” margin_sync=’true’ padding=’0′ color=” custom_font=” av-medium-font-size-title=” av-small-font-size-title=” av-mini-font-size-title=” av-medium-font-size=” av-small-font-size=” av-mini-font-size=” av_uid=’av-jmggfyye’ admin_preview_bg=”][/av_heading] [/av_section][av_layout_row border=” min_height=’0′ color=’main_color’ mobile=’av-flex-cells’ id=” av_uid=’av-95wi3y’] [av_cell_one_half vertical_align=’middle’ padding=’0px’ padding_sync=’true’ background_color=’#ffffff’ src=” attachment=” attachment_size=” background_attachment=’scroll’ background_position=’top left’ background_repeat=’no-repeat’ av_uid=’av-wiyf2′] [av_image src=’http://www.kriesi.at/themes/enfold-consulting/files/2016/02/finance-m-1-845×684.jpg’ attachment=’134′ attachment_size=’gallery’ align=’center’ styling=’no-styling’ hover=’av-hover-grow’ link=” target=” caption=” font_size=” appearance=” overlay_opacity=’0.4′ overlay_color=’#000000′ overlay_text_color=’#ffffff’ animation=’no-animation’ av_uid=’av-8xcxku’][/av_image] [av_image src=’https://ptr.tennisgate.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Web-Portal-845×684.jpg’ attachment=’1136′ attachment_size=’gallery’ align=’center’ styling=’no-styling’ hover=’av-hover-grow’ link=” target=” caption=” font_size=” appearance=” overlay_opacity=’0.4′ overlay_color=’#000000′ overlay_text_color=’#ffffff’ copyright=” animation=’no-animation’ av_uid=’av-5eljxy’ admin_preview_bg=”][/av_image] [/av_cell_one_half][av_cell_one_half vertical_align=’middle’ padding=’50px’ padding_sync=’true’ background_color=’#ffffff’ src=” attachment=” attachment_size=” background_attachment=’scroll’ background_position=’top left’ background_repeat=’no-repeat’ av_uid=’av-8ot7na’] [av_heading tag=’h3′ padding=’0′ heading=’1.) Get the most out of TennisGate’ color=” style=’blockquote modern-quote’ custom_font=” size=’30’ subheading_active=” subheading_size=’15’ custom_class=” admin_preview_bg=” av-desktop-hide=” av-medium-hide=” av-small-hide=” av-mini-hide=” av-medium-font-size-title=” av-small-font-size-title=” av-mini-font-size-title=” av-medium-font-size=” av-small-font-size=” av-mini-font-size=” margin=”][/av_heading] [av_textblock size=” font_color=” color=” av-medium-font-size=” av-small-font-size=” av-mini-font-size=” av_uid=’av-8em8zy’ admin_preview_bg=”] Get the most out of TennisGate’s “Inspire” online magazine for the PTR. Use the information to develop or expand your coaching philosophy. You will find all our pages clearly structured in different categories. The home page offers a clear overview of our content and updates, presenting the user with a quick summary of all the latest additions to the site.
The portal is structured around visual content. All the visual information is always at the beginning of our coaching advice to facilitate its understanding and assimilation. All other more detailed information such as frequency, load, advise and tips for on-court implementation, organization or corrections can be found farther down the page.

That is why TennisGate is perfectly suited for the day-to-day work of any coach.
You can decide if you would like to go more in depth on a topic and spend a lot of time on the site as part of your continued education or if you want to use it to quickly prepare for a training unit.
[/av_textblock] [/av_cell_one_half][/av_layout_row][av_layout_row border=” min_height=’0′ color=’main_color’ mobile=’av-flex-cells’ id=” av_uid=’av-86irxy’] [av_cell_one_half vertical_align=’middle’ padding=’50px’ padding_sync=’true’ background_color=’#ffffff’ src=” attachment=” attachment_size=” background_attachment=’scroll’ background_position=’top left’ background_repeat=’no-repeat’ av_uid=’av-7ypxlq’] [av_heading heading=’2.) A Unique Combination’ tag=’h3′ style=’blockquote modern-quote’ size=’30’ subheading_active=” subheading_size=’15’ margin=” margin_sync=’true’ padding=’0′ color=” custom_font=” av-medium-font-size-title=” av-small-font-size-title=” av-mini-font-size-title=” av-medium-font-size=” av-small-font-size=” av-mini-font-size=” av_uid=’av-jmdez41f’ admin_preview_bg=”][/av_heading] [av_textblock size=” font_color=” color=” av-medium-font-size=” av-small-font-size=” av-mini-font-size=” av_uid=’av-7qu4s6′ admin_preview_bg=”] TennisGate provides a rare and unique combination: International expertise in coaching,  player development and coaching education paired with a world wide leading role in the production of visual tennis media.

Our experts have many years of experience in the tennis industry: They have worked with successful world-class athletes as national and international coaches for different federations and in all stages of player development.  They have coached at high schools, colleges and clubs working with players of all ages and levels. They lead coaching courses and present at national and international conferences but most importantly they continue working on-court on a daily bases keeping their thumbs on the pulse of the tennis industry.

The other side of the equation is our TennisGate Media Studio where we are working everyday to develop the best and most modern visual tennis media. Here is where the production of the DTB campus takes place – a coaching education platform for the German Federation servicing more than 17000 coaches.
[/av_textblock] [/av_cell_one_half][av_cell_one_half vertical_align=’middle’ padding=’0px’ padding_sync=’true’ background_color=’#ffffff’ src=” attachment=” attachment_size=” background_attachment=’scroll’ background_position=’top left’ background_repeat=’no-repeat’ av_uid=’av-7jcgg6′] [av_image src=’http://www.kriesi.at/themes/enfold-consulting/files/2016/02/man-working-with-modern-devices-m-1-845×684.jpg’ attachment=’136′ attachment_size=’gallery’ align=’center’ styling=’no-styling’ hover=’av-hover-grow’ link=” target=” caption=” font_size=” appearance=” overlay_opacity=’0.4′ overlay_color=’#000000′ overlay_text_color=’#ffffff’ animation=’no-animation’ av_uid=’av-7fuoo6′][/av_image] [av_image src=’https://ptr.tennisgate.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/frontpage-img-845×684.jpg’ attachment=’1137′ attachment_size=’gallery’ align=’center’ styling=’no-styling’ hover=’av-hover-grow’ link=” target=” caption=” font_size=” appearance=” overlay_opacity=’0.4′ overlay_color=’#000000′ overlay_text_color=’#ffffff’ copyright=” animation=’no-animation’ av_uid=’av-5eljxy’ admin_preview_bg=”][/av_image] [/av_cell_one_half] [/av_layout_row] [av_layout_row border=” min_height=’0′ color=’main_color’ mobile=’av-flex-cells’ id=” av_uid=’av-79eese’] [av_cell_one_half vertical_align=’top’ padding=’0px’ padding_sync=’true’ background_color=’#ffffff’ src=” attachment=” attachment_size=” background_attachment=’scroll’ background_position=’top left’ background_repeat=’no-repeat’ av_uid=’av-70c66u’] [av_image src=’http://www.kriesi.at/themes/enfold-consulting/files/2016/02/financial-application-form-m-1-845×684.jpg’ attachment=’135′ attachment_size=’gallery’ align=’center’ styling=’no-styling’ hover=’av-hover-grow’ link=” target=” caption=” font_size=” appearance=” overlay_opacity=’0.4′ overlay_color=’#000000′ overlay_text_color=’#ffffff’ animation=’no-animation’ av_uid=’av-orfx2′][/av_image] [av_image src=’https://ptr.tennisgate.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Header_Coaches-01-845×684.jpg’ attachment=’203′ attachment_size=’gallery’ align=’center’ styling=’no-styling’ hover=’av-hover-grow’ link=” target=” caption=” font_size=” appearance=” overlay_opacity=’0.4′ overlay_color=’#000000′ overlay_text_color=’#ffffff’ copyright=” animation=’no-animation’ av_uid=’av-5eljxy’ admin_preview_bg=”][/av_image] [/av_cell_one_half][av_cell_one_half vertical_align=’middle’ padding=’50px’ padding_sync=’true’ background_color=’#ffffff’ src=” attachment=” attachment_size=” background_attachment=’scroll’ background_position=’top left’ background_repeat=’no-repeat’ av_uid=’av-6ra6um’] [av_heading heading=’3.) You are not Alone’ tag=’h3′ style=’blockquote modern-quote’ size=’30’ subheading_active=” subheading_size=’15’ margin=” margin_sync=’true’ padding=’0′ color=” custom_font=” av-medium-font-size-title=” av-small-font-size-title=” av-mini-font-size-title=” av-medium-font-size=” av-small-font-size=” av-mini-font-size=” av_uid=’av-jmdezpsc’ admin_preview_bg=”][/av_heading] [av_textblock size=” font_color=” color=” av-medium-font-size=” av-small-font-size=” av-mini-font-size=” av_uid=’av-6f81zq’ admin_preview_bg=”] As tennis coaches, the tour is your guide. The top players show us how the game is evolving.  It is never black and white and coaches have to continually adjust, but it is important to identify tendencies in the game and incorporate them into your teaching. Would it not be nice to have a partner to help you with this process and who can answer your questions?
[/av_textblock] [/av_cell_one_half] [/av_layout_row] [av_layout_row border=” min_height=’0′ color=’main_color’ mobile=’av-flex-cells’ id=” av_uid=’av-66yk46′] [av_cell_one_half vertical_align=’middle’ padding=’50px’ padding_sync=’true’ background_color=’#ffffff’ src=” attachment=” attachment_size=” background_attachment=’scroll’ background_position=’top left’ background_repeat=’no-repeat’ av_uid=’av-5zx67a’] [av_heading heading=’4.) Huge Training Library’ tag=’h3′ style=’blockquote modern-quote’ size=’30’ subheading_active=” subheading_size=’15’ margin=” margin_sync=’true’ padding=’0′ color=” custom_font=” av-medium-font-size-title=” av-small-font-size-title=” av-mini-font-size-title=” av-medium-font-size=” av-small-font-size=” av-mini-font-size=” av_uid=’av-jmdf0g5h’ admin_preview_bg=”][/av_heading] [av_textblock size=” font_color=” color=” av-medium-font-size=” av-small-font-size=” av-mini-font-size=” av_uid=’av-5numom’ admin_preview_bg=”] Our large selection of drills, exercises and instructional videos in all areas of the game will make your daily activities on the court so much easier. We offer more than 2000 premium media in the form of high-speed videos, instructional videos, 3D analyses and animations.
[/av_textblock] [/av_cell_one_half][av_cell_one_half vertical_align=’middle’ padding=’0px’ padding_sync=’true’ background_color=’#ffffff’ src=” attachment=” attachment_size=” background_attachment=’scroll’ background_position=’top left’ background_repeat=’no-repeat’ av_uid=’av-5lq7wu’] [av_image src=’https://ptr.tennisgate.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Edgars-BlogsReturn-845×684.jpg’ attachment=’1138′ attachment_size=’gallery’ align=’center’ styling=’no-styling’ hover=’av-hover-grow’ link=” target=” caption=” font_size=” appearance=” overlay_opacity=’0.4′ overlay_color=’#000000′ overlay_text_color=’#ffffff’ copyright=” animation=’no-animation’ av_uid=’av-5eljxy’ admin_preview_bg=”][/av_image] [/av_cell_one_half] [/av_layout_row] [av_section min_height=” min_height_px=’500px’ padding=’huge’ shadow=’no-shadow’ bottom_border=’no-border-styling’ id=’about’ color=’main_color’ custom_bg=’#f9fdff’ src=’http://www.kriesi.at/themes/enfold-consulting/files/2016/02/corporate-buildings-white-1.jpg’ attachment=’133′ attachment_size=’full’ attach=’scroll’ position=’center center’ repeat=’stretch’ video=” video_ratio=’16:9′ overlay_opacity=’0.5′ overlay_color=” overlay_pattern=” overlay_custom_pattern=” av_uid=’av-585tcm’] [av_heading heading=’This is what PTR officials, coaches and players all around the world say about TennisGate’ tag=’h2′ style=’blockquote modern-quote modern-centered’ size=” subheading_active=” subheading_size=’15’ margin=” margin_sync=’true’ padding=’0′ color=” custom_font=” av-medium-font-size-title=” av-small-font-size-title=” av-mini-font-size-title=” av-medium-font-size=” av-small-font-size=” av-mini-font-size=” av_uid=’av-jmdebcxx’ admin_preview_bg=”][/av_heading] [av_hr class=’invisible’ height=’110′ shadow=’no-shadow’ position=’center’ custom_border=’av-border-thin’ custom_width=’50px’ custom_border_color=” custom_margin_top=’30px’ custom_margin_bottom=’30px’ icon_select=’yes’ custom_icon_color=” icon=’ue808′ font=’entypo-fontello’ av_uid=’av-4xt6zy’] [av_one_full first min_height=” vertical_alignment=” space=” custom_margin=” margin=’0px’ padding=’0px’ border=” border_color=” radius=’0px’ background_color=” src=” background_position=’top left’ background_repeat=’no-repeat’ animation=” av_uid=’av-4ngdpa’] [av_testimonials style=’slider_large’ columns=’2′ grid_style=” interval=’10’ font_color=” custom_title=” custom_content=” av_uid=’av-jmdeduwz’ admin_preview_bg=”] [av_testimonial_single src=” name=’DAN SANTORUM’ subtitle=’CEO’ link=’http://’ linktext=” av_uid=’av-1kxxxq’] Our partnership with TennisGate allows us to provide more value to our PTR membership. TennisGate is not only very well respected worldwide for the quality of its tennis media but also for their experience in coaching education and player development. Every coach actively working with players will love this site.
[/av_testimonial_single] [av_testimonial_single src=” name=’IÑAKI BAZOLA’ subtitle=’INTERNATIONAL DIRECTOR’ link=’http://’ linktext=” av_uid=’av-1cefpy’] Edgar Giffenig, Jürgen Mueller and Oliver Heuft have developed many players in their long coaching careers. Among them Dominik Koepfer, who was the number 1 player in college tennis in 2016. Dominik trained at the TennisGate Academy from the age of 6 to 18 before joining Tulane. TennisGate observes and analyses top player and uses this information to design age-appropriate training systems for the next generation of players. Their vast on-court experience working at all levels of the game coupled with their long-time involvement in coaching education makes TennisGate the perfect partner for any coach.
[/av_testimonial_single] [av_testimonial_single src=” name=’TOM GULLIKSON’ subtitle=’ATP TOUR PLAYER, USA DAVIS CUP CAPTAIN, USA OLYMPIC COACH, USA DIRECTOR OF COACHING’ link=’http://’ linktext=” av_uid=’av-1a23ge’] In my capacity as a National Coach and later the Davis Cup Captain, I was fortunate to work very closely with Edgar in his capacity as a USTA Coach from 1990 to 1995. Edgar has a great understanding of the game of tennis and was very good at communicating with the player’s. His high level of energy and enthusiasm that he brought to the teaching court everyday had a very positive effect on the player’s and his fellow coaches as well. Edgar also is a tremendous student of the game, and never stops learning interacting with his fellow coaches in his quest to become the best coach he can be.
[/av_testimonial_single] [av_testimonial_single src=” name=’MIKE BRYAN’ subtitle=’WORLD NUMBER 1 DOUBLES PLAYER’ link=’http://’ linktext=” av_uid=’av-13lr9a’] Bob and I traveled the world with Edgar when we were juniors and he helped coach us to become the players we are today. The input and advice he gave us during these crucial years was invaluable. Edgar is not only a technical and strategic genius, but is incredibly hard working and dedicated to his profession. And most importantly, he is one hell of a guy and a great friend!
[/av_testimonial_single] [av_testimonial_single src=” name=’DAVE MILEY’ subtitle=’FORMER DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT. INTERNATIONAL TENNIS FEDERATION’ link=’http://’ linktext=” av_uid=’av-xbi72′] Edgar Giffenig is one of the World’s most experienced coaches of high performance players. He has worked as a high performance national coach with both the USTA and with the German Tennis Federation and during that time had considerable success in developing high level players. Edgar also worked as Technical Director for the Mexican tennis Federation and over the past 10 years he has helped the ITF with our coach education programme and during that time has presented at numerous coaches conferences around the World including the ITF Worldwide Coaches Confererence.
[/av_testimonial_single] [av_testimonial_single src=” name=’KATHY SELL’ subtitle=’HEAD COACH WOMEN’S TENNIS. PRINCETON UNIVERSITY’ link=’http://’ linktext=” av_uid=’av-ox0ja’] I have had the privilege of knowing Edgar and his family since I was 13 years old and training at a tennis academy in Florida. From junior tennis days, I remember him as being positive, energetic, and very engaging on-court and off-court he was family-oriented and fun to be around; On a personal level and now as a college coach, I know Edgar to be successful in all aspects of life and a terrific tennis coach.
Edgar has worked with players at every level of the game. He understands what it takes to be the best, and at the same time he can share with his players the ability to appreciate tennis as a teaching tool for all aspects of life.
[/av_testimonial_single] [av_testimonial_single src=” name=’PETER BORN’ subtitle=’NATIONAL COACH GERMAN TENNIS FEDERATION. DIRECTOR OF COACHES EDUCATION’ link=’http://’ linktext=” av_uid=’av-lm0l2′] Edgar Giffenig, a former National Coach for the German tennis Federation, was highly valued by all players and coaches due to his knowledge and ability as well as for his personality. He an extraordinary coach with excellent social skills.
[/av_testimonial_single] [av_testimonial_single src=” name=’RAINER OEHLER’ subtitle=’ASSOCIATION COACH AND HEAD OF B-COACH TRAINING AT LLZ LEIMEN IN THE BADEN TENNIS ASSOCIATION’ link=’http://’ linktext=” av_uid=’av-ekh9q’] I have been integrating TennisGate content into the B coaching program for a long time. The training tips can be instantly understood and are always designed with the needs of top players in mind. The digital TG media is modern and easy to use.
[/av_testimonial_single] [av_testimonial_single src=” name=’SUSANNE SCHAFFNER’ subtitle=’ASSOCIATION COACH AT LLZ LEIMEN IN THE BADEN TENNIS ASSOCIATION’ link=’http://’ linktext=” av_uid=’av-a8iau’] The TennisGate explains the interconnections between children’s coaching and top tennis to youth coaches, club coaches and tennis school personnel. One thing is clear: The better a coach’s training, the better the level of the children who learn the game at our performance centre.
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