TennisPAL Chronicles

TennisPAL Chronicles

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A tennis podcast to feed your passion for the game! We are tennis fans that interview tennis professionals and discuss tips, news, and reviews for your game. Our mission is to help bring the tennis community together and help grow the sport. Host Phillip Kim is the Tennis Pro at the Langham Huntington Hotel in Pasadena, CA and Director of Tennis for the City of Azusa, CA. Our global Fan Favorite reporters share their passion for their favorite players and our reviews and giveaways help you discover great new tennis resources. Show notes available at www.tennispal.com Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/tennispalchronicles/support


Tennis Legend Rosie Casals 12x Grand Slam Champion Tennis Hall of Famer reveals her greatest wins and losses
Jan 13 • 81 min
Rosemary “Rosie” Casals is a tennis legend who holds 12 Grand Slam titles and a place in the tennis hall fame. By 16, Rosie Casals was unbeatable in California and went pro eventually rising to number 3 in the world for singles and number 1 in the world…
Meeting Federer Djokovic Serena Tsitsipas in person : Fans share their personal stories
Dec 27, 2019 • 77 min
Happy Holidays everyone! Thanks for tuning into this special edition of TennisPAL Chronicles - the podcast to feed your passion for all things tennis. And boy do we have a lot of passion to share! It’s the offseason and we are gearing up for 2020 but we…
Holiday Gift Guide for Tennis Players
Dec 18, 2019 • 52 min
Tis the Season to find that perfect gift for the tennis player in your life! Here are 10 suggestions that might light up his or her holiday spirit! Listen to our TennisPAL Chronciesl podcast episode as we discuss each of these items in detail. Is a…
Staying Healthy in Tennis with Tom Katovsky of Healthy Referral and the Metallica link to Tennis!
Dec 4, 2019 • 32 min
Tom Katovsky is a former Varsity Tennis Coach for both Kent State and John Carroll University. He is the Co-publisher of Healthy Referral, a newspaper that has been published since 1989 on Natural Health and Positive News. He is also the Cohost of Mind…
How Shawna Barasch Wilson and Pam Shriver are growing the Game with Homecourt and TennisPAL
Nov 22, 2019 • 66 min
Shawna Barasch Wilson is the founder of SBW Tennis in West Los Angeles, CA and for the last 17 years, she has been running her academy mostly out of 9 private homes with courts in the Brentwood, CA area. As the coach of Pam Shriver’s son Sam, Shawna and…
Tennis is Mental! An interview with David Breslow former USTA Director Of Mental Toughness
Nov 8, 2019 • 56 min
In this episode of TennisPAL Chronicles, we interview David Breslow founder of Performance Success Strategies and the creator of Wired to Win. Breslow’s all-around performance approach offers to get tennis players playing better and more quickly and…
TennisPal Chronicles USTA Leagues Should you be playing on a team? Byron Leung Interview
Sep 26, 2019 • 33 min
In this episode, our special guest Byron Leung joins us to discuss the pros and cons of playing in the USTA League as a team member. As THE largest tennis body in the United States, the USTA Leagues is a choice for every tennis player with hundreds of…
TennisPal Chronicles US Open Match Previews Mens & Women In-depth Analysis for New York Grand Slam
Aug 25, 2019 • 79 min
US Open Match Previews Mens & Women Sneak Peek for New York Grand Slam Who will be the last champion standing on the ATP and WTA tour this year? Roger Federer Rafael Nadal Novak Djokovic the big three have dominated the slams while on the women’s side the…
Maria Sharapova, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Stefanos Tsisipas & Serena Williams reports from Fans cover Hard Court Swing 2019
Aug 21, 2019 • 71 min
Maria Sharapova, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Stefanos Tsisipas & Serena Williams reports from Fans cover Hard Court Swing 2019. Hello and welcome to TennisPal Chronicles the podcast to feed your passion for all things tennis. I am your host Phillip Kim…
Mark Petchey interview Live from Cincinnati Open Andy Murray at US Open? Fan Report
Aug 18, 2019 • 26 min
Mark Petchey interview Live from Cincinnati Open Andy Murray at US Open? TennisPAL Chronicles the podcast to feed your passion for all things tennis. This is a special report coming to you live from the Cincinnati Open Tennis Tournament where our Andy…
WimbleDONE and Dusted Djokovic vs Federer Final and the emotion of the game
Jul 17, 2019 • 58 min
Our most emotional podcast to date. We discuss the epic Wimbledon 2019 final and put to rest the pain of Roger Federer losing maybe one of the greatest matches in tennis history. We discuss the Federer Nadal match and the dominance of the top 3 players…
Roland Garros 10 Highpoints from the French Open Part 2
Jun 18, 2019 • 43 min
Our Roland Garros discussion continues in Part 2 including highlights of Amanda Anisimova’s incredible run, Naomi Osaka’s early loss, Serena Williams falling to Sofia Kenin, Siniakova’s arrival on the scene and so much more! Thanks for listening!…
10 Highpoints from Roland Garros part 1 + Fan Favorite Reports
Jun 15, 2019 • 49 min
Roland Garros has just ended and we are reviewing 10 highpoints from the French Open. Clay has been very good to Rafael Nadal and we cover how the Bull was able to power through to a historic 12th Roland Garros trophy and total 18 Grand Slams. We go…
USTA National Sportsmanship Committee member & PTR Coach Carol Shaw MacLennan Interview
Jun 1, 2019 • 57 min
Carol Shaw MacLennan is the Director of Tennis at Laurel Creek Country Club during the outdoor season and Staff pro, tournament director and event coordinator at Cherry Hill Health & Racquet Club during the indoor season. Carol has been involved with USTA…
Tennis Stringing Lunch and Learn at Apex Racquet Werks
May 15, 2019 • 9 min
A special announcement podcast inviting you to our free Tennis Stringing Lunch and Learn following our Azusa Tennis classes Saturday, June 1st at 12noon. We will be meeting with Julian Li sharing his stringing wisdom, Tournament stories, and answering all…
Clay Court Swing Tennis News Why are Djokovic and Nadal loosing? Injury Withdrawl list ATP Board Gimelstob Resigns Fan Favorite Reports!
May 8, 2019 • 76 min
Our Clay Court Episode covers the highlights following the Sunshine Double to Madrid as the ATP and WTA pros transition from hard court to the red clay. Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal both carry early losses onto the clay. We also discuss the long list…
How to Choose the Right College
Apr 25, 2019 • 31 min
In this interview with Coach Deo Sy, we explore the tennis and financial benefits of attending a 4 year college verses a Junior College. Coach Sy has lead his women’s tennis team to the Western State Championships 4 consecutive years and was honored with…
Grand Slam Stringer Julian Li shares behind the scenes stories of Federer, Hingis, Nadal and Slam stringing!
Mar 21, 2019 • 76 min
Julian Li is a professional stringer that has been on staff at 30 Grand Slam tournaments and put in thousands of hours stringing racquets for a majority of Tennis Pros that have played at the grand slam level. Named Stringer of the year in 2015, he is…
Australian Open Review Fan Favorite Reports Djokovic Federer Murray Tsisipas Serena & More!
Feb 15, 2019 • 53 min
A look back at the last Grand Slam and how the tennis landscape shifted in the hot Aussie sun. Fan Favorite Reporters deliver their expert opinions about Novak Djokovic dominant 3rd consecutive Slam win, Roger Federer’s early loss, Rafael Nadal in the…
50 Years of Tennis from Tehran to LA with CEO Haleh Emrani
Feb 2, 2019 • 62 min
Interview with CEO Haleh Emrani. Listen to her story as she followed her passion from Tehran Iran to Los Angeles where she would become a regular in the USTA League matches and go on to develop a new tennis app with the hope of bringing the world together…
2018 Tennis Year in Review!
Dec 31, 2018 • 74 min
2018 was a fantastic year for Tennis! We talk through the epic matches and Grand Slam wins that defined the tennis world. From Novak Djokovic return to world number 1 through the breakthrough women players like Naomi Osaka. Plus seasons greetings from our…
Womens Tennis Coaching Association Interview with CEO Sarah Stone
Dec 12, 2018 • 53 min
As a former Pro WTA player and former Doubles partner and coach to Grand Slam Champion Sam Stosur, Sarah Stone brings a wealth of experience and stories to our podcast. An in-depth interview with CEO Sarah Stone on founding the Women’s Tennis Coaching…
Are you a Tennis Nerd?
Nov 10, 2018 • 79 min
Title: We are all Tennisnerds! In part 2 of searching for the spirit of Stefan Edberg, we interview Jonas Erickson of Tennisnerd.net fame. Having grown up in Sweden, Jonas shares his insight into the country that swept all the Grand Slams in 1988. So what…
In Search of the Spirit of Edberg in Sweden
Oct 11, 2018 • 38 min
Journey across the globe with us as TennisPAL Chronicles visit Sweden the home of tennis legend Stefan Edberg and experience tennis in Sigtuna Stockholm Sweden with local hosts Marcus and Nelly Agemo. In this episode, we also welcome new Fan Favorite…
Coach Paulo Hexsel : Don Shula to LA Country Club + US OPEN
Sep 16, 2018 • 46 min
Coach Paulo Hexsel : Don Shula Florida Tennis to Beverly Hills Country Club & US OPEN Fan Reports www.HexselTennis.com In Part 2 of our interview we hear how Coach Hexsel evolves from College tennis to Coaching professionals and serious Juniors on tour.…
Azusa Team Up Tennis Invite!
Aug 31, 2018 • 6 min
2018 Azusa “Team Up” Tennis Tournament Ready for challenging competition, team camaraderie and a fun time on the courts?? Join the 1st Annual Azusa “Team Up” Tennis Tournament!! Sponsored by the USTA & TennisPAL Everyone registered will be assigned to a…
From Brazilian Jr to Director of Beverly Hills Country Club
Aug 21, 2018 • 33 min
Coach Paulo Hexsel shares his tennis journey growing up in Brazil through the Gustavo Kuerten years, playing futures on red clay in South America and recounts how a young tennis junior grew up to receive a scholarship to a US college tennis team.…