Jimmy Connors, an iconic name in sport, says his Tennis 109 with Jimmy Connors App for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad is now available on the App Store.
The instructional app shares Jimmy’s signature ‘keep it simple’ philosophy and brings tennis to the mobile devices. The app gives instant access to Jimmy Connors’ tips, lessons and thoughts on the game and his own career.
Known for his fiery personality, simple but effective shots and a record of wins, it is believed Jimmy Connors’ career has inspired generations of tennis enthusiasts.[ Also Read: Mike Tyson Main Event Goes Mobile ]
With this new app, Jimmy Connors wants to prove he is back in business and ready to reach the next generation of tennis fans.
“I think people will really enjoy the content of my app,” said Jimmy Connors.
“In collaboration with app publisher ICN, we’ve compiled my tennis philosophy and lessons as well as an inside look at some of my toughest opponents, favorite matches and tennis today. Our goal was to give users an interesting look at my career and simultaneously make them feel like they are getting me as a coach, guiding them through the game shot by shot.”
Similarly, available in the Apple App Store, Tiger Woods: My Swing helps golfers of all skill levels improve their swing through video analysis and instruction from golf great Tiger Woods. (Read: Tiger Woods Uses iPhone to Become a Virtual Coach)
Tennis 109 takes its name from Jimmy’s number of singles wins and features everything from personal video instruction from Jimmy to tips and advice on each shot.[ Also Read: How Nike Uses iPhone to Connect Runners ]
Additionally, the app will bring you inside the world of professional tennis with exclusive insight into Jimmy’s toughest opponents, controversial moments and favorite matches.
The Tennis 109 with Jimmy Connors App is available for $9.99 from the App Store on iPhone, iPod touch and iPad or at www.itunes.com/appstore.
ICN is a digital media publisher that offers web services, IPTV and smartphone mobile applications. It is based out of Los Angeles, CA and London, England.