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 Challenge’s Professional-Am within the Hamptons on Saturday, August twenty first at 2 p.m. at SPORTIME Amagansett, 320 Abrahams Path, East Hampton, NY.
Individuals 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 high John McEnroe Tennis Academy professionals.
Participant tickets begin at $2,000. Company can bid on unique objects and experiences all through the day by way of a curated silent public sale. The event can be adopted by a cocktail hour and lightweight fare.
This occasion raises funds for the Johnny Mac Tennis Challenge (JMTP), a non-profit based by John and others, which modifications younger lives by eradicating the racial, financial and social obstacles to success by tennis. The JMTP Professional Am, now in its seventh yr, has turn into the flagship summer time fundraiser for the group and has grown annually since 2015. The occasion now options 128 gamers.
“My brother and I look ahead to the Professional-Am all yr, and we’re so excited to have the ability to host it once more this summer time and to be joined by different legendary gamers of our sport, who donate their time to the charity,” mentioned Corridor of Famer John McEnroe. “This sport has given me a lot, and I’m pleased with the work we’re doing to make it accessible to youngsters of each background and earnings stage.”
For extra info on sponsorships and tickets, or to donate, please go to www.proam2021.givesmart.com or contact JMTP at firstname.lastname@example.org or 212-792-8500.
The Johnny Mac Tennis Challenge (JMTP) modifications younger lives by eradicating the racial, financial and social obstacles 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 kids.
For a smaller group of devoted younger athletes, JMTP offers a pathway to success by aggressive tennis, main to varsity scholarships, careers within the trade, and, for a couple of, skilled tennis careers and, maybe, Grand Slam titles. Study extra: www.jmtpny.org.
Photograph credit score: Johnny Mac Tennis Challenge