He was the national professional doubles champion in 1933 with Vincent Richards and in 1936 with Harold Blauer.
He was the president of the P.L.T.A.(Professional Lawn Tennis Association) in 1938. He was a pro at Coral Beach Tennis Club.
Charles Wood was a charter member of the PLTA and was the first amateur to turn professional. He played in the first National Professional Tennis Championships in 1927 and won the National Professional doubles title in 1933 and 1936. He was the owner and manager of the Coral Beach Club in Palm Beach, Fla., for many years.
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