(Scottsdale, Ariz.) – Kapalua Golf & Tennis Club and Troon announced that Jason Purcell has been named as the new director of tennis at the Kapalua Tennis Garden located on the island of Maui in Hawaii. The Kapalua Tennis Garden is an award-winning facility set in the beautiful lush landscape of the Kapalua Resort.
Jason holds several professional certifications and has more than 25 years of coaching and program development experience at high performance tennis programs, country clubs and luxury resorts. A student of US Open quarter-finalist Andrew Pattison, Jason was a four-year scholarship athlete and two-time team captain at Northern Arizona University. Throughout his professional career, he has been fortunate to be mentored by many world-class coaches and has trained/played with several Grand Slam champions and finalists.
“We are excited to have Jason join the Kapalua and Troon Ohana team,” said Alex Nakajima, general manager, Kapalua Golf and Tennis Club. “Jason’s experience and professional resume are very impressive. He is a great addition to our team and someone our guests will enjoy working with.”
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