Ronald Agenor Monster Forehand Summer Tour 2013
Ronald's Monster Forehand Summer Tour 2013 will be held on a weekly basis in the US and Europe. I will explain step by step, how to develop, train, and master a "Monster Forehand", a stroke that has helped me beat some of the greatest players in the world. In addition to the forehand, players will also work on their backhands, volleys, serves, point construction, etc. Training will also include feeding and live drills, technical analysis, and fitness. Dates and locations will be announced soon. (June 17-August 23).
Ronald's Debut Single "J'ai Le Bordeaux Blues" on 4/17/13
A long time passionate musician, Ronald Agenor, former ATP Tour tennis star who reached the 1/4 finals at the French Open and nicknamed "l'Haitien de Bordeaux” is releasing his debut single on April 17, 2013. The title "J'ai Le Bordeaux Blues” demonstrates a cornucopia of influences, all interwoven into a fresh new vibe and displays Ronald's soulful singing and intense guitar playing. The music is written, composed and produced by Ronald (co-produced by Keith Sterling) and describes the story of a man in love with a woman always dressed in red with the city of Bordeaux and its region as a backdrop. "There are no better ways for me to express myself today other than through the music I write and play and to be able to share it with people I know and don?t know is an immense satisfaction” RA
US TENNIS MAGAZINE - April 2012
Movie producer and two-time Oscar-nominated Barry Mendel recounts his rewarding year-long tennis and fitness training experience with Ronald in the US Tennis Magazine April 2012 Issue.
Ronald Agénor Beats Bjorn Borg, Pat Cash, and Sings the Blues at Marbella Tennis Masters - August 2011
A warm tennis week for Ronald as he competed in his first ever European Legends Tour Event in Marbella, Spain at the same site that saw him defeating Guillermo Vilas 6/1 6/0 in 1985. This time he defeated another legend, Bjorn Borg 6/0 6/2, Pat Cash 6/4 6/4 and lost to El Aynaoui 6/1 6/3 in the round robin format of the tournament. The week was full of activities with tennis clinics every day and a series of 3 doubles matches with tennis entertainer Mansour Bahrami.
Music was not left behind as Ronald performed live with a Jazz band featuring pianist Claude Cohen. "Heart And Soul Haiti", "Redemption Song" (Bob Marley), "Blues at Puente Romano", and "La Filo" (Malavoi) were the songs selected for the night to the delight of the crowd and the players.
Ronald Agénor Receives USPTA'S Highest Certification Rating
Ronald received in April the USPTA's (United States Professional Tennis Association) highest certification rating (Professional 1) after successfully completed all requirements, including an extensive examination of teaching, playing, and business skills.
Ronald Agénor Attends “Hit For Haiti” Fundraising Event Featuring Agassi, Sampras, Federer, and Nadal
Oracle CEO and Indian Wells Tournament owner Larry Ellison presented a $1 million donation check to the American Red Cross Haiti Relief and Development Fund, established to help those impacted by the 7.0-magnitude earthquake that struck in January. Ronald Agénor was on court to represent Haiti during the presentation. Left Picture: Lindsay Davenport, Steffi Graf, Larry Ellison, CEO of Oracle, Ronald Agénor, Pete Sampras, Roger Federer, Andre Agassi.
Ronald Agénor Defeats Patrick Rafter In His 1st ATP Champions Tour - Delray Beach
Delray Beach, Florida For his first ATP Champions Tour Event after retiring from professional tennis in 2002, Ronald Agénor put up an incredible performance by defeating former US Open Champ Patrick Rafter in the 3rd day of the round robin format. “Back on the tour with former tennis greats and playing at the same time as the regular ATP Tour Event was so much fun. Ronald was also happy to have his wife and former model Tonya, able to attend along with his daughters Sascha 6, and Chloe 4, who missed a few days of school to watch their Daddy compete for the first time in a professional tennis arena. Other players competing were McEnroe, Cash, Wilander, Krickstein, Rafter, Kriek and Gomez. See complete results at www.yellowtennisball.com or at www.atpworldtour.
Ronald Agenor Attends Peace and Sport Forum In Monaco
Ronald Agénor was invited to attend the 2009 International Peace and Sport Gala and Forum hosted by Prince Albert II of Monaco. Also in attendance were several other former top athletes, olympians, and dignitaries from all around the world.
Ronald Visits "Salle Ronald Agénor" In Castelnau-de-Médoc In France
Ronald visited the indoor sports complex that was named after him and located in the heart of this world renown wine region called
"Médoc". Ronald thank the mayor of Castelnau de Médoc, the President of the club, and performed an autograph session with french future talents. He also shared memories with long time friend and former practice partner Pascal Laplagne, who is now one of the top tennis coaches in france.