Pine Hills Country Club has four traditional hard courts to compliment a range of programming for the entire family. The tennis program is under the direction of internationally-renowned tennis management company Peter Burwash International (PBI). PBI offers individual tennis programs at more than 60 of the world’s finest tennis destinations. Since 1975, PBI has provided first-class service along with quality instruction for more than three million tennis enthusiasts of all ages and levels of ability around the world.
PBI Director of Tennis Art Santos has been a longtime member of PBI since 1979. As a veteran professional with Peter Burwash International (PBI), Art Santos has directed a wide variety of hotel, resort and club tennis programs around the world.
Originally from Hawaii, Art is a graduate of the University of Hawaii at Hilo, where he played the number one position was a recent inductee into the school’s Athletic Hall of Fame.
Since joining PBI, Art has managed tennis programs in Asia (Hong Kong, Malaysia, China), the Middle East (United Arab Emirates, Sultanate of Oman), Europe (Italy, Austria, Germany, Switzerland), and the Caribbean (St. Kitts, Nevis, St. Maarten), as well as in the United States, where he spent over 25 years overseeing the tennis program at Kohler’s Sports Core and the American Club Resort. He also has been a major performer in the PBI Tennis Show, which has performed in 95 countries.
Art is also a certified USPTA professional and USRSA racquet stringer, he also serves as Chairman of the Wisconsin Tennis Association’s Junior Development Committee.
Tennis Instruction & Programing
The PBI tennis instruction philosophy is based on practical, common-sense approach to give the student a good understanding of the game, taking students’ games to the next level, whether beginners or competitive players, while always increasing their enjoyment of the sport. Below, you will find a sample of lesson options and programing that you will be able to take advantage of here at Pine Hills Country Club.
• Private and group lessons
• Junior Tennis Program
• Social Tennis Events
• Ball Machine
For detailed information on the tennis program, check our tennis brochure.