Chris Lewit
With the summer camp season here—and as a high performance tennis camp owner myself—I speak with parents every day about summer camp experiences and expectations. Unfortunately, many tennis players have a disappointing experience at summer camp and their tennis games don’t progress. Let’s discuss...Read more
Press Release
On June 10, CNN Films held an exclusive private screening of their original documentary Citizen Ashe to students from four New York Junior Tennis & Learning (NYJTL) Bronx after-school programs. The film documents the evolution of NYJTL’s visionary founder Arthur Ashe, and his rise from tennis...Read more
Press Release
The USTA will allow individual athletes from Russia and Belarus to compete in the 2022 US Open, but only under a neutral flag. Alongside the other Grand Slams, the ITF, the ATP and the WTA, the USTA, which owns and operates the US Open, has previously condemned, and continues to condemn, the...Read more
Press Release
SHOWTIME Sports Documentary Films today has announced McENROE , a captivating and powerful film that dives deep into the life of John McEnroe, one of tennis’ all-time greats who rose to world No. 1 for four consecutive years , all the while battling intense bouts of perfectionism and self-doubt...Read more
Brian Coleman
Earlier this year, Michael Zheng had to make one of those crucial decisions that all top high school athletes face towards the end of their junior careers: where to attend college. Zheng, a blue-chip, five-star recruit from Montville, New Jersey, is one of the top tennis players in the country in...Read more
Steven Kaplan
The popularity of Pickleball is exploding. While many have concerns that this will derail the tennis industry, in the long run, pickleball will grow and support the health of tennis It's time for the tennis world to embrace this sport because it reflects an experience that comes full circle, from...Read more
Frank Cannistra
The Hunter Hawks have won the PSAL “A” Division Championship after battling and defeating not only the brutally hot weather conditions, but a tough Bronx Science Wolverines team. The intense heat in Queens was undoubtedly on the minds of both teams, with temperatures reaching 94 degrees at certain...Read more
Press Release
Major League Pickleball (MLP), the elite pickleball league showcasing the world’s best professional pickleball players in a unique mixed-gender team format, today announced its full line-up of teams, owners, events, and sponsors, as it prepares to kickstart its second season at MLP 2022 Austin from...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Earlier this month, American Coco Gauff graduated from high school, and was able to celebrate doing so while in Paris preparing for the French Open. Fast-forward a little more than a week and the 18-year-old’s time in Paris is not done yet as she powered her way into the semifinals on Tuesday...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Frederick Douglass captured the New York City PSAL “B” Division title after downing Bard 4-1 in the championship match at Flushing Meadows Corona Park. Shawn Mitchell Yon notched a 6-1, 6-3 at first singles, while Jeremy Victoria posted a 6-0, 6-0 triumph at second singles. Rounding out the singles...Read more
Press Release
The annual NYJTL Mayor Dinkins Cup will return to the Bronx from May 26 to June 5, 2022 at the Cary Leeds Center for Tennis & Learning. Eleven scholarships have been awarded that will provide a total of $70,000 to program participants to help them achieve their collegiate ambitions. The...Read more
Tal Sosnov
The recent rise of popularity in tennis is a positive sign for the future of the sport. As interest in the game increases, our main role as facilitators (parent or coach) is to create a welcoming environment that promotes life-long participation and enjoyment at both competitive and recreational...Read more
Press Release
With the 2022 French Open now underway in Paris, MSG Networks today announced it will be airing 36 hours of live tournament coverage this week through Monday, May 30th to keep tennis fans close to the Grand Slam action. The network’s tournament coverage throughout the week will include four hours...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The New York City "A" and "B" Division Playoffs have reached the semifinals. Below is the final four for both the "A" and "B" division brackets: NYC PSAL "A" Division Bracket NYC PSAL "B" Division BracketRead more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
In the summer, people from across Long Island and New York City flock to the Hamptons, to enjoy the sun, while sitting by the pool or ocean, and taking part in an array of outdoor activities. One of those activities, and perhaps its most popular, is tennis. It may be the favorite activity for...Read more