The Lincoln Terrace Tennis Association will be named Member Organization of the Year at the 2022 USTA Eastern Tennis Conference.
Press Release
Next month, USTA Eastern’s Annual Tennis Conference will return to an in-person event. The Conference is highlighted by the annual Awards Ceremony, and this year, several members of the Metro Region will be honored. Darcy Cobb receives the 2021 Tennis Woman of the Year Award. Cobb was a longtime...Read more
Steve Annacone
My tip this week is about simplifying the sport of tennis. We all know how complicated things can get on the court. You are dealing with the opponent, the conditions, and most importantly, yourself. I have several ideas that I believe will make tennis easier for you. First, always be ready and...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
New York Tennis Magazine has compiled some of the top tennis-inspired gifts for this holiday season in our 2021 Holiday Gift Guide: adidas Pickleball Allracquetsports.com info@allracquetsports.com badge_of_sport_logo_bwp_v1.png A Racket Tailored to Your Needs The new ESSNOVA CARBON CTRL HD will...Read more
Brian Coleman
This article first appeared in the November/December 2021 issue of New York Tennis Magazine. Click Here to read the full digital issue. As the calendars turn from 2021 to 2022, tennis continues to thrive here in our local area. Throughout the USTA Eastern Section, this year has been extremely...Read more
Shenay Perry
Every young tennis player has a vision of joining the professional tour, but achieving that dream is an entirely different thing. For the 10 years that I was on the WTA Tour, I was living that dream. I learned many important life lessons on the tour, but the two that stuck with me the most are...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The local tennis community boasts some of the top coaches in the world, and with this wealth of talent available, New York Tennis Magazine took the opportunity to pick the brains of some of these coaches. These coaches share their thoughts on a wide variety of tennis topics and issues, ranging from...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
On Wednesday, Serena Williams announced she will not be competing at the 2022 Australian Open in January. “Following the advice of my medical team, I have decided to withdraw from this year’s Australian Open,” she said in a statement. “While this is never an easy decision to make, I am not where I...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Former world number one Amelie Mauresmo was appointed as French Open Tournament Director on Thursday, becoming the first woman to hold that position in the event’s history. Earlier this week, Guy Forget, whose contract was set to expire at the end of this year, resigned from the position. Forget...Read more
Press Release
New York Junior Tennis & Learning (NYJTL) is excited to announce its partnership with Grand St. Settlement, a historic social service institution that provides personalized resources and direct services to NYC families and communities. In collaboration with the institution, NYJTL has launched...Read more
U.S. Open champion Emma Raducanu was named the 2021 WTA Newcomer of the Year.
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The WTA announces its 2021 WTA Player Awards on Tuesday. The awards, which are broken down into five categories, are voted on by members of the international media. Click Here to read more. From the WTA website : WTA Player of the Year: Ashleigh Barty (AUS) WTA World No.1 Ashleigh Barty wins the...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The Russian Tennis Federation (RTF) won its first Davis Cup title in 15 years after Andrey Rublev and Daniil Medvedev delivered clutch victories against Croatia in Madrid, Spain on Sunday. The Russian players competed under the RTF label due to the nation’s continued suspension from international...Read more
Steve Annacone
Tennis players all have certain tendencies. In other words, each of us have certain shots that we feel more comfortable hitting in a specific direction. Many servers like to serve out wide and some like to serve down the "T". Serving into the returner's body is another popular placement. The same...Read more
Peng Shuai hits a backhand during the 2019 U.S. Open.
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
On Wednesday, the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) announced that it is suspending all tournaments in China, including Hong Kong, as it remains unconvinced about the well-being of tennis star Peng Shuai. In early November, Shuai accused former Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli of sexual assault in a post on...Read more
Press Release
Slinger today announced results from its 2021 Black Friday/Cyber Monday sales promotion. From November 25 through December 1, the company recorded sales of approximately $1.2 million, breaking its previous daily record for sales multiple times. “We were cautiously optimistic heading into the sale...Read more
Steve Annacone
Confidence is a very important part of a good player's "toolbox". When the point gets long, the game is tight, or the match is on the line, confidence can be the difference in a player's ability to execute the shot or play the point well. The problem is that confidence comes from having success. In...Read more