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June 29, 2022

Tennis-Point Is Official Apparel and Footwear Partner of PTR

The Professional Tennis Registry (PTR) and Tennis-Point have signed a multi-year agreement making Tennis-Point the “Official Apparel and Footwear Partner of the PTR.” Tennis-Point will provide PTR members access to the largest online selection of tennis apparel and footwear to meet their individual needs at member-exclusive pricing. (Full story …)

June 28, 2022

USTA Foundation Awards Nearly $3 Million in Grants to 155 NJTL Chapters

The USTA Foundation, the charitable arm of the United States Tennis Association Incorporated (USTA), has awarded grants totaling nearly $3 million to 155 National Junior Tennis & Learning chapters (NJTL) in 41 states and the District of Columbia. (Full story …)

June 24, 2022

US Open Makes History with Expansion of Wheelchair Championships

The USTA announced that the US Open Wheelchair Championships presented by Deloitte will again expand in size, with expanded fields in the men’s and women’s divisions and the introduction of the inaugural US Open Junior Wheelchair Championship. (Full story …)

June 21, 2022

USTA Launches ITF World Tennis Number Widget on

The USTA announced that individuals who have played in USTA events and programs are now able to access their ITF World Tennis Number at This will be the first look at the ITF World Tennis Number for the vast majority of players in the U.S. (Full story …)

June 20, 2022

Professional Sports Registry Gains Its 1,000th 'Dual Impact' Member

In less than a year, the Professional Sports Registry (PSR) has reached the milestone of 1,000 Dual Impact members. Most PSR Dual Impact members are educated and certified to teach both tennis and pickleball. PSR also features more than 200 Triple Threat members, which primarily adds a platform tennis certification. (Full story …)

Nominate for the 2022 USTA Outstanding Facility Awards

Do you know an outstanding tennis facility in your area? Do you work at or manage a facility that you feel deserves national recognition? Apply now for the 40th annual USTA Outstanding Facility Awards program. (Full story …)

June 17, 2022

International Tennis Hall of Fame Announces $12 Million Capital Campaign

The International Tennis Hall of Fame is embarking on the public phase of a $12 million capital campaign to enhance connection to the local and global communities served by the organization, and to support preservation of its historic property. The campaign, Tennis Forever, is a nod to the long-range and lasting impact that its initiatives will have on the non-profit organization and those it serves. (Full story …)

June 14, 2022

USTA to Allow Russian, Belarusian Players to Compete at US Open Under Neutral Flag

The USTA will allow individual athletes from Russia and Belarus to compete in the 2022 US Open, but only under a neutral flag. (Full story …)

Connexa Sports Announces Three New Commercial Partnerships for Pickleball

Connexa Sports Technologies Inc. is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, PlaySight Interactive ( has entered into three new commercial partnerships in the sport of Pickleball. (Full story …)

College of Charleston Athletics Receives $1.5M Gift in Support of Tennis Center

The College of Charleston Athletics Department announced it has received a generous, program-changing $1.5 million gift from Robb and Lydia Turner to fund the renovation and new construction of its current tennis facility at Patriots Point in Mount Pleasant. (Full story …)

June 9, 2022

Slinger Set to Release Pickleball Ball Launcher This Fall

Connexa Sports Technologies Inc. ( is pleased to announce that its flagship consumer brand, Slinger (, has successfully completed the beta test of its new Ball Launcher for pickleball. (Full story …)


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