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Jensen To Lead Drills at MVAC

Murphy Jensen, 1993 French Open Doubles Tennis Champion, and coach of the WWT Washington Kastles, will be at the Mount Vernon Athletic Club on Friday, April 26 at 6 p.m.

Jensen will participate in the club’s Stroke of the Week clinic and will lead drills for those present.

Jensen’s tennis experience also includes appearances and hosting various Tennis Channel shows, as well as Hollywood appearances in movies like “Wimbledon” and “Tennis Anyone …?”

He continues to give tennis workshops, playing exhibition matches and emceeing and speaking at ATP and WTA events. Giving back has always been a priority for Jensen and brother, Luke. The two participate in many charity tennis tournaments and special events — helping to raise money for programs like the Prostate Cancer Foundation.

In 1994, they co-founded the Jensen-Schmidt Tennis Academy with Vince Schmidt — providing tennis instruction for children with Downs Syndrome.

Contact MTVAC for more information at 703-360-7300 or tennis@mtvac.net.