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Mike Sosa Completes Advanced Tennis Coaching Course Print E-mail
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Thursday, 09 December 2010 00:00

Mike SosaBelizean Tennis Trainer Mr. Mike Sosa recently returned from the island of Antigua after having successfully completed an Advanced Tennis Coaches’ Course (Level 2) administered by tennis experts from the International Tennis Federation.

The goal of the 12 day, 74 hour course was to give participants the competences to teach tennis to intermediate and advanced players involved in competition. Mr. Sosa’s performance ranked 3rd highest among all participating trainers from the English Speaking Caribbean and he becomes the first ever ITF Level 2 tennis trainer from Belize.

As a full time tennis professional, he is a pioneer of tennis development in Belize. During the last seven years he has been actively involved in the development of tennis for children at primary school level and junior level. During his competitive career he has won several National Titles including the National Men’s Singles Title.

He was awarded a grant by the ITF to participate in the course and also received assistance from the Belize Tennis Association and the Belize Olympic and Commonwealth Games Association.

Mike is married to Sophie Sosa and they have one son, Stefan.