From left: BISP Headmaster Neil Richards, BISP RPT Tennis Academy Head Coach Lee Austrin, BISP RPT Tennis Academy player James, School Manager Asst. Prof. Dr. Nares Pantaratorn
BISP RPT Tennis Academy player James flies to Miami on Monday to take part in the 54th Annual Junior Orange Bowl International Tennis Championship.
The Junior Orange Bowl is one of the most important and prestigious junior tennis tournaments in the world. This globally recognised event brings together over 1,500 of the top ranked male and female 12-and-under and 14-and-under junior players representing more than 76 countries.
Over the past 54 years, tennis legends such as Chris Evert, Jimmy Conners, Mary Joe Fernandez, Monica Seles, Andre Agassi and Steffi Graf have showcased their athletic talent as well as current pros, Caroline Wozniacki, Genie Bouchard, Maria Sharapova, Sloane Stevens, Roger Federer, Juan Martin del Potro, Kei Nishikori, and Andy Murray, 2012 Olympic and 2013 Men’s Wimbledon Champion and past Honorary Chair of the Junior Orange Bowl Tennis Championship.
BISP wishes the best of luck to James! You can follow all the action on the tournament’s Facebook page: facebook.com/JrOrangeBowlTennis.