Tennis Europe Junior Tour

Guido Schneider receives Tournament Director prize

Guido Schneider receives Tournament Director prize

Guido Schneider of the Super Category 14 & Under tournament in Düren, Germany, has been named as the winner of the 2022 Junior Tour Tournament Director Prize.

The prize acknowledges the work of tournament directors that have demonstrated exceptional skills in organizing and promoting Junior Tour events.

Each year, Tennis Europe invites all tournament directors in Europe to apply to receive recognition for their efforts in creating memorable experiences for players. To be considered for the prize, organizers must comply with and exceed Tennis Europe’s minimum standards. Features such as social media communications, live streaming, the provision of photos, the use of Junior Tour branding in promotional materials, social activities and merchandise for players, as well as other original ideas are taken into account.

The 2022 winners are:

  1. Guido Schneider (Internationale Deutsche Tennismeisterschaften – 14&U tournament in Duren, GER)
  2. Michal Kostecki (Krakow Cup 2022 – 12&U tournament in Krakow, POL)
  3. Thomas Hechensteiner (Sparkasse Bambini Cup – 12/14&U tournament in Kufstein, AUT)


As the first prize winner, Mr. Schneider will receive an invitation for two people to Roland Garros 2023, including flights and accommodation. Mr. Kostecki will receive an Apple iPad, and Mr. Hechensteiner a $300 Amazon voucher.


Directors of events taking place in 2023 are invited to send their entries or enquiries to

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