Virtual Consulting with Dr. Kovacs
Many individuals contact Dr. Kovacs from all over the world looking for advice or answers to specific questions or to review video of strokes, footwork or exercise technique. Due to technology, he has the ability to work with a select few individuals virtually.
30 Minute Call
30 Minutes call/email with Dr. Mark Kovacs (discuss specific topics of your choice. Some of the most common are general sport science topics, tennis injuries, parent questions, tennis coach / trainer questions, technology in sport etc. Either phone call or via email / skype. Your choice. After checking out, we will email you to schedule. US $250
60 Minute Call
60 minutes call/email with Dr. Mark Kovacs (discuss specific topics of your choice. Some of the most common are general sport science topics, tennis injuries, parent questions, tennis coach / trainer questions, technology in sport etc. Either phone call or via email / skype. Your choice. After checking out, we will email you to schedule. US $500
"MARK IS THE MICHAEL JORDAN OF SPORT SCIENCE" -- Adam Blicher
In addition he runs an international consulting firm focused on optimizing human performance by the practical application of cutting edge science to athletes, coaches, athletic departments, national governing bodies of sport, corporate executives, performing artists and other elite performers. He formerly directed the Sport Science, Strength & Conditioning and Coaching Education departments for the United States Tennis Association (USTA) and was the Director of the Gatorade Sport Science Institute. He also currently serves as the Executive Director of the International Tennis Performance Association (iTPA); Dr. Kovacs is a Fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM). He was an All-American and NCAA doubles champion in tennis at Auburn University and earned his PhD from the University of Alabama. He is a Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS), Certified Tennis Performance Specialist (CTPS) and Master Tennis Performance Specialist (MTPS) through the iTPA, and in 2012 he was the youngest ever recipient of the International Tennis Hall of Fame Educational Merit Award. He has worked with hundreds of elite athletes in dozens of sports providing high performance sport science services in the lab, on the court, field, pitch, track and ring.
The Kovacs Academy is our online educational program that has hundreds of hours of content directly from Dr. Kovacs and his team on all aspects of tennis training, performance and injury prevention. Click here to learn more
Interview with Ben Ingram 93.7 FM
Articles in the Press:
Article 1: Learn How Novak Djokovic Returns. Novak is one of the best returners of all time. This article breaks down his return and Dr. Kovacs provides insights into how Novak hits one of the most imposing strokes in the game.
Article 2: How Do Some of The Best Tennis Players in World Relax. Get an inside look at how Nadal, Zverev, Djokovic and relax and unwind. Also, Dr. Kovacs provides perspective from a physiological and psychological perspective to improve relaxation, reducing stress and improving sleep.
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Article 3: How Does Height on the Tennis Court Translate into a Weapon?