Posted: May 28, 2013
IMG Academy tennis award winners celebrated at annual banquet
At a special ceremony at the IMG Academy Golf Club, May 22, the IMG Academy Bollettieri Tennis program honored its student-athletes who went above and beyond in pursuit of honing their skills in tennis, on and off the court. The ceremony began with dinner,...
Posted: April 5, 2013
IMG Academy is the training home of many Japanese athletes
Football found its roots in Japan in 1934 when Paul Rusch, a teacher and missionary from Kentucky, brought Tokyo college students and resident Englishmen together to play the first game in the country's history. Since then, the game’s popularity has grown,...
Posted: February 12, 2013
Japan's Yoshihito Nishioka is off to a hot start in 2013 with first career pro victory at the Mexico F3 Futures, Feb. 4-10.
Yoshihito Nishioka, or 'Yoshi' as he is more commonly known, has trained at IMG Academy since he was 14 years of age. He came to Bradenton, Fla. from Mie, Japan with the goal of representing his country among the ranks of elite professional tennis — a path already...
IMG Academy student-athletes excel on first day of Eddie Herr International Junior Tennis Championships
Posted: November 27, 2012
Day one of the Eddie Herr International Junior Tennis Championships at IMG Academy provided some heated competition and grueling battles between hundreds of the world's best junior tennis players. A dozen or so IMG Academy student-athletes finished strong to...