March 4, 2014
By Dave Suskin

The USTA set a new Guinness World Record Sunday, with 406 enthusiastic kids ages 6-18 set the record for "Largest Tennis Lesson." Held at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, N.Y., the 30-minute lesson began at 9:00 a.m. with participation from several of the area’s largest tennis and education themed after school programs, including the New York Junior Tennis League (NYJTL) and Harlem Junior Tennis and Education Program (HJTEP). 

February 24, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA announced it will present the Centercourt Athletic Club in Chatham, N.J., with the USTA Organization Member of the Year Award. The Award is given annually to an organization that provides outstanding service to its members and to the local community. The club will be honored at the USTA Annual Meeting and Conference, March 15-17 at the Omni La Costa Resort in Carlsbad, Calif.

February 24, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA announced it will present the Centercourt Athletic Club in Chatham, N.J., with the USTA Organization Member of the Year Award. The Award is given annually to an organization that provides outstanding service to its members and to the local community. The club will be honored at the USTA Annual Meeting and Conference, March 15-17 at the Omni La Costa Resort in Carlsbad, Calif.

February 4, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Roosevelt Island Racquet Club (RIRC) will be hosting a Cardio Tennis Party for 3.5-4.5 Level players, Saturday, Feb. 15 from 8:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.

February 3, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

The Bronx Children's Museum Tennis Benefit and Mixer will be held Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014 at Stadium Tennis Center at Mill Pond Park (along the Harlem River), located at 725 Gateway Center Boulevard (formerly Exterior Street) in Bronx, N.Y.

January 15, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

One-On-One Doubles Tournaments, piloted by USTA/FLORIDA, will return to the Sunshine State in its music filled format.

January 7, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

USTA Eastern will honor more than 35 juniors, adults and organizations on Jan. 25 as the Section hosts its Annual Awards Celebration at the Renaissance Westchester Hotel in White Plains, N.Y. 

December 16, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

What better way to enjoy the outdoors then to take my nephew Jack out to hit a few balls for a while at his local park using a low compression ball and small racquets. 

November 19, 2013
By Brian Coleman

The USTA Metro Region hosted its Junior Team Tennis Registration Kick-Off Party at the Billie Jean National Tennis Center in Flushing, N.Y. this past Saturday. 

October 30, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

A Mayor’s Life: Governing New York’s Gorgeous Mosaic, the title of the recently-released memoir of former New York City Mayor David N. Dinkins, written with Peter Knobler, may well describe the microcosm of New York City that has joined together to honor the Mayor for his contributions to tennis in the Big Apple.

October 30, 2013
By Dave Suskin

The Riverside Clay Tennis Association (RCTA) and Riverside Park Conservancy encouraged New York City residents to be part of the green revolution this past Saturday by staging a fundraising walk and tennis party in support of the Green Outlook initiative, a precedent-setting, sustainable development project along the Hudson River Greenway adjacent to the RCTA public courts at 96th Street.

October 25, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Centercourt Athletic Club of Chatham, N.J. has announced that it is hosting its first “Tennis on Campus Alumni PlayDay” on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013 from 7:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.

September 9, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
City Parks Foundation welcomes all New Yorkers, 60 and over, to participate in CityParks Seniors Fitness. The Fall 2013 season of free fitness programs will begin the week of September 23rd and will offer free tennis lessons, yoga instruction and fitness walking in 14 parks across the city.
August 28, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
City Parks Foundation’s Annual CityParks Tennis Benefit, co-chaired by Billie Jean King and John McEnroe, was held Tuesday at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. The event raised more than $200,000 for CityParks Tennis, a free youth instructional program that serves over 7,000 children in parks throughout New York City each season.
August 27, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Hundreds of aspiring pros were on hand in Central Park Sunday to enjoy a fun-filled afternoon of free tennis instruction, prizes and the opportunity to play with the pros as part of the ongoing CityParks Tennis grassroots program.
August 26, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
On Aug. 22, the world’s top tennis players and chefs served up the U.S. Open’s hottest pre-tournament action at the14th Annual BNP Paribas Taste of Tennis at the W New York in Manhattan.
August 26, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA has announced the names of 13 talented vocalists, all ages 12-and-under, who will perform patriotic-themed songs prior to the night sessions of the 2013 U.S. Open, as well as on Arthur Ashe Kids Day.
August 26, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The best family tennis teams in the U.S. were determined today after three days of fun and intense competition among 23 teams from 14 states in six divisions of play at the 2013 National Family Tennis Championships at Sportime Randall's Island in New York City.
August 23, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The Consulate General of Israel in New York, the Israel Tennis Centers Foundation and the New York Junior Tennis & Learning conducted a tennis clinic for New York children and teens
August 20, 2013
By Brian Coleman
Queens College hosted its inaugural Tennis Outing and Social this past Saturday on its campus in Flushing. The event helped raise money for the Men’s and Women’s Tennis teams at Queens College, and showcased some very good tennis to those who came out and supported.
August 9, 2013
By Brent Shearer
It was a midsummer night's dream come true for more than 450 attendees at Central Park's Boathouse Thursday evening as the New York Junior Tennis League (NYJTL) held its 18th Annual Summer Gala with the Stars.
July 30, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The inaugural World Tennis Day, which was held March 4, 2013, has been nominated in two categories for the 2013 SportsTravel Awards. The event is one of seven finalists, and the only one with both domestic and international locations, for the “Best New Sporting Event” award.
July 30, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
On Thursday, August 15, the Kings County Tennis League (KCTL) will host its Fourth Annual Fundraiser at The Dumbo Loft, located at 155 Water Street in Brooklyn, N.Y. from 6:30 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
July 8, 2013
By Erin Brown
The New York Open made its debut in Forest Hills, N.Y. at the West Side Tennis Club, July 4-7. The historic former site of the U.S. Open, West Side Tennis Club, in conjunction with the not-for-profit group, Tennis in New York, shared the mutual goal of bringing great tennis back to the area through this inaugural event. The New York Open featured not only tennis, but a book, film, food and family festival featuring players and exhibitors from around the metropolitan area.