George Wachtel is a tournament-level, senior tennis player (rated 4.5) who lives and plays his tennis most of the year in Naples, Florida. He is the author of the paperback and eBook, “Senior Tennis,” available on Amazon, Barnes and Noble and other book sellers. The summer months are spent on Lake Sunapee, New Hampshire – where a good friend and neighbor has a HarTru tennis court.

George started playing tennis later in life than most at age 27; but has made up for the late start by playing or practicing six days a week. In addition to playing USTA tournaments, George attends the John Newcombe Tennis Fantasy camp each year, where he has been tutored by some of the greatest Legends, including 12-time majors singles winner Roy Emerson. He and his understanding wife have two grown sons, who have fathered three budding, tennis-playing grandsons. He is a professional writer who owned and ran a direct marketing company for 30 years. You can reach him at georgewachtel@gmail.com

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  1. Hi George,

    I was sad not see your normal daily reporting from Tennis Fantasies this year.

    After my 18 straight years of TF and not going any longer, I had grown to vicariously enjoy TF through your writing.

    Bob, you and me both!! We are skipping this year to stay safe. Will be back next year … and bringing MY son for the first time! george

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