Kevin Anderson testimonial for the humanitarian corridors
The South African player gives his endorsement at Masters 1000 in Rome for the humanitarian corridors provided by the Community of Sant'Egidio. Very sensitive for social issues, Anderson joined without hesitation this project for which Tennis for Africa gives its support. New initiatives will be launched with Anderson after the cancellation of the charity event of May 16 at the tennis courts of Play Pisana in Rome
The ATP tennis coach, Dirk Hordorff, will donate some on court practice tutorial for players of all ages. Dirk is coaching Janko Tipsarevic and Vasek Pospisil. The tutorials will be avilable on Youtube.
Bob and Mike Brian
The Bryans has been cooperating with Tennis for Africa for several years making available the access for the president of the association to the tournaments in Rome and Paris.
The second tennis camp has been postponed
The second tennis camp has been postponed in 2018 due to organizative troubles of the accademy in Rome. Tennis for Africa is looking for a new partner. The second tennis camp will realized for two youngs from Tanzania.
The first tennis camp closed successfully last June 2017
The first tennis camp for two eighteen-year old boys from Tanzania closed successfully at 2001 Tennis Academy in Padoa (Italy) last June 2107. The academy, managed by Gianfranco Barbiero, provided for free all the utilities and the qualified personnel. The full time tutoring was provided by Tennis for Africa thanks to the work of the project manager Fabrizio Caldarone.
Press conference with Kevin Anderson
Kevin Anderson, the top Atp player from South Africa, ambassador of Tennis for Africa, attended the press conference in Rome last May 2017. The chairman of Tennis for Africa, Lorenzo Turchi, the team manager of Bfd Tennis Academy, Armando Albanesi and the honorary member of Tennis for Africa, Pierluigi Mantini, made the presentation of the charity activity.