Originally Posted by andfor
Why would you not just coach them yourself when you move back to the U.S.?
Way too expensive to get good competition. Entry fees are 75 bucks at a national, in france it cost 75 bucks total to play a tournament, including gas money.
and in the states if you are actually a good player it costs even more. In France the young players get money from clubs and sections when they reach a certain level.
after seeing how it is there, i cant even tell kids why they should be playing tennis here....honest, but its the truth.