New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA has announced it will be adding same-gender couples’ doubles tournaments to its 2015 adult competition tennis calendar. The groundbreaking announcement opens the door to new play opportunities for same-sex spouses, those in civil unions, domestic partners, and spousal equivalents, making...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Luiza Biktyakova won the Women’s Open tournament at the Long Beach Tennis Center this past weekend as the Uzbekistan native continues her comeback in competitive tennis. The girl who started playing tennis at the age of six is beginning to find her form again in competitive tournaments. Biktyakova...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA Metro Region just finished up its 2014 Queens and Manhattan season. Regional Playoffs were held on Saturday, Aug. 2 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center where there was some great tennis played. Congratulations to all of the playoff teams for advancing to Regional Playoffs...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The Metro Corporate Tennis League, presented by Advantage Tennis Clubs, is a joint initiative of the Metrotennis Community Tennis Association (MCTA) and the USTA/Eastern Metro Region. The League is divided into three levels of play, Intermediate (3.0-3.5), Advanced Intermediate (4.0) and Advanced (...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The Metro Corporate Tennis League, presented by Advantage Tennis Clubs, is a joint initiative of the Metrotennis Community Tennis Association (MCTA) and the USTA/Eastern–Metro Region. The League is divided into three levels of play, Intermediate (3.0-3.5), Advanced Intermediate (4.0) and Advanced (...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The Mixed-Doubles League is currently wrapping up, and Regional Championships will be held outdoors on Saturday, May 17 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Teams participating include: 6.0 7.0 8.0 Bronx — — Bricker/Ford Manhattan Kates/Tang Shimon/Ticol Minatodani Queens Jewell/...Read more
Andy Stuber
Adult classes are getting very popular and are a great way for you to share the great sport of tennis with your peers. But, as coaches and instructors, how do make the best out of your adult tennis class? Preparation is everything Preparation starts early with good time management. Try to schedule...Read more
Deborah-Rose Andrews
The 2014 USTA Mixed-Doubles League is coming to a close. The Manhattan Mixed League is in its playoffs, and the Queens and Bronx Leagues are scheduled to finish at the end of March. Congratulations to the following teams advancing to playoffs: 6.0 Mixed ► Kates/Tang ► Caballero 7.0 Mixed ► Low/...Read more
Deborah-Rose Andrews
The 2014 USTA league season started in October with the Manhattan Mixed League. Our Queens, Bronx and Brooklyn Leagues started in January and February. Mixed-Doubles is played with three doubles courts. The Level is based on the players combined rating (i.e. two 4.0 players would play 8.0 mixed)...Read more
Deborah-Rose Andrews
The 2014 USTA League season is about to begin. The Manhattan Mixed League will start in early November. The Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island Leagues will begin in January. Mixed-Doubles is played with three doubles courts. The level is based on the players’ combined rating (i.e. two 4.0...Read more