July 9, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
On Thursday, July 11, Chase and City Parks Foundation have announced that they will reopen Wolfe’s Pond Park Tennis Courts. Join Chase, City Parks Foundation and the USTA as they cut the ribbon on the refurbished Wolfe's Pond Park Tennis Courts.
September 21, 2012
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
On Tuesday, Oct. 9, the Riverside Park Fund Board of Directors along with Event Chair Dale Caldwell will celebrate the sport of tennis in Riverside Park at the New York Yacht Club, located at 37 West 44th Street from 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. The evening will celebrate four local fixtures in the sport of tennis in the area, as four individuals, Seth Abraham, Tim Mayotte, Bob Ryland and Dick Savitt who make the sport great both on and off the courts will be honored.
March 22, 2012
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Experience the highly anticipated CityParks Corporate Tennis League with your co-workers, as it returns for another season to provide tennis to underprivileged youth beginning in April.
February 14, 2012
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Every autumn, the Prospect Park Tennis Center’s tennis bubbles fill with cheers of encouragement as the Special Aces Tennis Program gets underway. This unique program offers Brooklyn kids with special needs a rare opportunity to improve their motor skills in an engaging group setting.
January 31, 2012
By Michael Sarro
It's not every day when a junior tennis player has the opportunity to meet and learn from a former top 10 ATP Tour player. But on Sunday, Jan. 22, City Parks Foundation tennis players had the opportunity to receive on court training from Tim Mayotte, former number seven-ranked ranked singles player in the world.
January 12, 2012
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
USTA Serves, the National Charitable Foundation of the United States Tennis Association, has announced that it has granted 41 community tennis and education organizations in the U.S. more than $400,000 in grants. Combined with scholarship awards, USTA Serves distributed more than $1.5 million in 2011.
October 26, 2011
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
At the end of the outdoor season, Prospect Park Tennis Center holds an end of the year tournament open to the public. The tournament features a men’s and women’s singles bracket, a men’s and women’s doubles bracket, and a mixed-doubles bracket.
October 11, 2011
By Michael Sarro
The beautiful tennis courts at Crotona Park in the Bronx held the EmblemHelath Bronx Open, a USTA Pro Circuit event. The women's only, professional tennis tournament played in New York City just prior to the US Open, brings together top women professional tennis players from around the world to compete for $50,000 in prize money.
September 28, 2011
By Nina Sporn
Unless you are a diehard tennis player who has built-in radar that locates tennis courts in unexpected places, you would never know that there are five beautiful Har-Tru courts located on East 18th Street in Brooklyn, N.Y., just steps away from the Church Avenue Q train stop.
September 16, 2011
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Throughout history, tennis has been viewed as an elitist sport in the eyes of the public. This is understandable as many tennis clubs around the world are very expensive. New York City, however, has many low-income families living within the five boroughs that cannot afford expensive tennis lessons or court time.