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Chris Langdon is named The Director of Tennis for the Maine Golf and Tennis Academy

May 27, 2008 07:24 PM
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USPTA Tennis Professional Chris Langdon, of Mesa, Arizona is named The Director of Tennis for the Prestigious Maine Golf and Tennis Academy located in Belgrade, Maine, beginning June 1, 2008 through the end of August, 2008.

Joel Lavenson, the owner of the Maine Golf and Tennis Academy says “We are very excited to have Chris Langdon join our Academy. He brings us a wealth of experience and professionalism.” Lavenson went on to say “Chris Langdon will be utilizing our state of the art V1 Digital Video System and developing the What Are You Working On junior tennis workbooks, also called the WAYWO Book.”

Chris Langdon, of Mesa, Arizona, says “I am very honored to have been chosen for the Director position.” He went on to say, “I can’t wait to meet the over 350 campers that will be attending the Academy. These kids come from nations all over the world to participate in the 100 year old programs of the Maine Golf and Tennis Academy.”

To learn more information about the Maine Golf and Tennis Academy, please visit their web site at www.tenniscamp.org

Chris Langdon has lived in Mesa, Arizona for over 18 years and has been a certified tennis professional for over 26 years.

•Four year varsity Scholared Tennis Player for Boise State University
•Earned the #1 singles and Doubles player in the Intermountain Section
•Touring ATP tennis professional for two years
•Hired by Boise State University in 1986 to be the head tennis coach for both the Men’s and Women’s teams
•Director of Tennis in Sun Valley, Idaho
•Director of Tennis at Willow Creek Racquet Club in Eugene, Oregon in 1990
•Langdon currently lives in Mesa, Arizona where he is the President of East Valley Tennis Academies. He is married to Melissa Tafoya and has two daughters, Briana and Christa.

Langdon has played against some of the top players in the world including Andre Agassi, Stephan Edberg, Butch Waltz, Tom Gorman, Anand Amritraj, Dave Parker, Steve Appleton, John Byron and Glenn Holroyd. Langdon has participated in clinics and camps with Billy Jean King, Jose Higueras, Tom Gullickson, Ken Dehart, Mike and Andre Agassi, Barbara Chandler, Greg Patton