April 1, 2015
By Brian Coleman

Mark McIntyre was recently sworn in as the USTA Eastern president, following a two-year stint as the organization’s vice president. McIntyre has been a staple of the New York tennis community for years now, and was integral in helping United Sports Publications Ltd. launch New York Tennis Magazine

March 27, 2015
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

West Side Tennis Club has seen a lot in its 100-plus years in Queens and continues to change and grow every year.

December 19, 2014
By Matthew Cohen

New York Junior Tennis & Learning (NYJTL) hosted its Annual 8 & Under Tournament at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in early December. Ninety underprivileged children from seven winter Community Tennis Programs (CTPs) and 18 elementary schools located throughout the five boroughs gathered for the annual event.

December 3, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

The Bronx is booming, and as part of its Centennial Celebration, the Bronx Chamber of Commerce has nominated NYJTL’s Cary Leeds Center for Tennis & Learning to receive its inaugural Building Award in the Sports & Entertainment category.

November 17, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Dozens of New York Junior Tennis & Learning (NYJTL) kids arrived at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center recently to watch the 2014 USTA/ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships, hosted by Columbia University. 

October 10, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

A closer look at the area’s top clubs, including: Centercourt Performance Tennis Center; Go! Tennis; Manhattan Plaza Racquet Club; Midtown Tennis Club; New York Tennis Club; Roosevelt Island Racquet Club; Sportime Randall’s Island, home of the John McEnroe Tennis Academy; Stadium Tennis Center at Mill Pond Park; USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center; and West Side Tennis Club.

October 3, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Ron Nano has been appointed general manager of the Cary Leeds Center for Tennis & Learning, NYJTL’s new $26.5 million flagship tennis and community center in Crotona Park, scheduled to open in early 2015. As NYJTL’s senior director of operations for the past five years ...

September 11, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

In the summer of 1981, Mike Silverman of City Parks Foundation, a Levittown, N.Y. resident, was fresh out of college with an undergraduate degree in political science and plans to take a year off to work before going to law school. When Silverman accepted a six-week summer job teaching free beginner tennis lessons to kids for the New York City Parks Department, all of his plans changed.

July 16, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

On Friday, Aug.15, a host of tennis and political dignitaries will gather for the dedication ceremony for Daniel L. Haggerty Jr. Pavilion at the Junior Champions Tennis Center in Cadwalader Park in Trenton, N.J.

July 2, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

USTA Serves, the national charitable foundation of the United States Tennis Association (USTA), has announced that it has awarded more than $429,000 in grants to 46 community tennis and education organizations during its 2014 spring funding cycle.

April 8, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

NYJTL hosted more than 200 students at an inaugural “Leaders of Tomorrow” event at Bronxwood Preparatory Academy High School to promote student achievement and college and career readiness.

November 21, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

New York Junior Tennis & Learning (NYJTL) honored Tennis Channel and Chairman & CEO Ken Solomon Thursday afternoon at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City. NYJTL is the largest provider of tennis and education services in the nation and serves more than 75,000 children in New York’s five boroughs in 26 schools and 68 community-based sites.

July 15, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
On July 11, representatives from Chase, City Parks Foundation and the USTA cut the ribbon on the refurbished Wolfe's Pond Park Tennis Courts and opened the courts back up to the public. Chase dedicated funds to ensure that the courts were refurbished and opened after they were severely impacted by Hurricane Sandy.
June 25, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
USTA Serves, the national charitable foundation of the United States Tennis Association (USTA), has announced that it has awarded more than $324,000 in grants to 38 community tennis and education organizations during its 2013 spring funding cycle.
June 19, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
MaliVai Washington, Gigi Fernandez, Bea Bielik, Lori McNeil and Chanda Rubin were among the field of celebrities paired with the programs amateur participants at The Harlem Junior Tennis and Education Program’s (HJTEP) tennis pro-am tournament.
May 28, 2013
By Alexis Merced
Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown joined the USTA and the New York Junior Tennis & Learning (NYJTL) in hosting the 16th Annual “Say Yes to Tennis, No to Violence” event at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on May 23.
May 24, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
New York Junior Tennis & Learning (NYJTL) has broken ground on building the Cary Leeds Center for Tennis & Learning in Crotona Park in the heart of the South Bronx. The Center will house a two-story, 12,000-square-foot clubhouse and educational facility, offering young people and their families a wide range of after-school academic support ...
May 7, 2013
By Adam Wolfthal
Saturday, May 4 was opening day at the New York Tennis Club, as the weather cooperated for a great day of tennis, and loads of players came out to enjoy the facility as a great time was had by all. Set in the shadow of the Throgs Neck Bridge, New York Tennis Club has been fully restored since Hurricane Sandy ravaged its grounds.
March 21, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA announced that it has awarded $75,000 in Multicultural Excellence Tennis Grants to 10 community tennis organizations across the country, among these recipients, two New York-based organizations, the Johnny Mac Tennis Project and the Harlem Junior Tennis & Education Program (HJTEP).
September 27, 2012
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

New York Tennis Magazine presents your 2012 Guide to New York Tennis Clubs, a closer look at the area's top clubs, including: The Butch Seewagen Tennis Academy, Go! Tennis, Manhattan Plaza Racquet Club, Midtown Tennis Club, New York Tennis Club, Roosevelt Island Racquet Club, SPORTIME Randall’s Island, Stadium Tennis Center at Mill Pond Park, TCR—The Club of Riverdale, the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, and West Side Tennis Club.

September 5, 2012
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA, in conjunction with the Partnership for a Healthier America, has announced a new health initiative to encourage youth physical activity.
June 27, 2012
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
USTA Serves, the National Charitable Foundation of the USTA, has announced that it has awarded more than $400,000 in grants to 44 community tennis and education organizations during its 2012 spring funding cycle.
May 21, 2012
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
In May 2011 at the age of 38, Debbie Persaud was diagnosed with Invasive Ductal Carcinoma Stage IIIB breast cancer. She is a regulatory affairs manager (contractor) who works for Ethicon, a Johnson & Johnson Company in Somerville, N.J.
May 18, 2012
By Michael Sarro
New York’s oldest tennis club (established in 1886), New York Tennis Club is tucked away in a residential corner of the city near the Throggs Neck Bridge. Recently, the Club ran a very successful open house event to help show off their facility, and while the weather wasn't great, a little rain and some clouds didn't deter from the enjoyment of the members and their guests.