PUNE: Peter Burwash International announced its partnership with select Ileseum Clubs in Pune. The reputed PBI program has delivered world-class training services to hone world-class talent. With the partnership, Punekars receive access to a globally renowned tennis program delivered by internationally recognized coaches. The coaches have extensive experience training icons of the sport at the Grand Slam level to implement development strategies for various tennis associations worldwide.
The program caters to all types of individuals, ranging from youth development to adult programming. PBI is currently leading the charge of the next-gen talent of Indian tennis with players like Sahaja Yamalapalli, Rishi Reddy, Shrivalli Bhamidipaty, to name a few. Players like Leander Paes, Andy Roddick, Sanchez Vicario, Abigail Spears have also been associated with PBI. The launch was co-announced by René Zondag (PBI President), Cesar Morales (PBI India Technical Director), Milos Milunovic (PBI Pune Technical Director), and Gurpavit Singh (Founder, Ileseum Clubs).
Ileseum Clubs, Bavdhan, Pune, is unique, with over 12.5 acres of world-class sports infrastructure. It boasts all the necessary world-class infrastructure requirements to execute a successful PBI program, from multiple courts to training facilities, strength and conditioning facilities, swimming pools, therapy, recovery rooms and sports science team. PBI and Ileseum clubs have already signed three more Ileseum club locations in Pune with the Solitaire Group and are exploring expansion into several new club projects in Mumbai, Solapur and Chennai.
Ileseum clubs work with several international academies and Brand partners. Ileseum hosts international Academy brands like PBI, Gary Kirsten Cricket India, FC Barcelona, Ricky Hatton (boxing), and Michael Phelps Swimming, to several leading Indian sports development brands like Padukone Sports Management for Badminton, Chennaiyan FC, Thane City FC, Padel Tennis Federation, and Pickleball Association of India.
Ileseum Clubs plans to open over 10 world class PBI programs in club centres over the next three years and conduct several outreach programs in associate clubs. The intention is to rekindle the joy of playing tennis in India by providing state-of-the-art facilities at prime locations and delivering International standard services at all the facilities.