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November 30, 2022

Professional Pickleball Registry (PPR) Presents 2022 Awards

At the recent Professional Pickleball Registry (PPR) Conference held in Rancho Mirage, Calif., PPR Chairman Hemel Cosme and PPR President & CEO Dan Santorum presented the organization’s annual awards. (Full story …)

November 27, 2022

ASBA Announces Upcoming Post-Tension Concrete Workshop

The American Sports Builders Association (ASBA), the national organization for design professionals, builders and suppliers of materials and equipment for athletic facilities, has announced an all-new educational program, open to any member of the sports facility industry. Post Tension Concrete Workshop, a two-day offering, will be presented in person from February 8-9, 2023, at the Doubletree Dallas Market Center in Dallas, Texas. (Full story …)

Canada Defeats Australia to Win First Davis Cup Title

Impressive singles victories for Denis Shapovalov and Felix Auger-Aliassime saw Canada defeat Australia 2-0 to win the 2022 Davis Cup by Rakuten title on Sunday. Shapovalov battled past Thanasi Kokkinakis before Auger-Aliassime overcame Alex de Minaur to seal Canada’s first Davis Cup title. (Full story …)

November 18, 2022

USTA Announces 4 Winners of 2022 Umpire Awards

The USTA announced that Dean Richardville, Patrick Zuraski, Chase Urban and Greg Allensworth were named winners of the Nicholas E. Powell Award, Woodie Walker C.A.R.E. Award, Jr. McGovern Award, and John T. McGovern Award, respectively. The awards, which honor those individuals who serve the game of tennis with distinction in their capacity as officials, will be given out at the 2022 Annual Umpire Awards, to be held virtually on November 18. (Full story …)

November 16, 2022

USTA Announces New Slate for 2023-2024 Board of Directors

The USTA announced its new slate of Board of Directors, including the election of Dr. Brian Hainline as USTA Chairman of the Board and President. The new Board has been elected to a two-year term that begins on January 1, 2023. (Full story …)

November 7, 2022

ITF, LTA Sign International Treaty to Support Women, Girls in Sport

The International Tennis Federation (ITF) and the LTA have joined over 600 global organizations as signatories of the International Working Group on Women and Sport’s Brighton plus Helsinki Declaration. The official signing took place on Sunday 6 November at the welcome reception for the 2022 Billie Jean King Cup by Gainbridge Finals in Glasgow. (Full story …)

Synergize Sports Launches Inaugural Tennis Innovation Conference Online

Synergize Sports, an international sports innovation consultancy founded by entrepreneurs Fernando Segal and Carlos Salum, will launch the first Tennis Innovation Conference (TIC) on Nov. 18 and 19 on the online education platform. (Full story …)

November 3, 2022

147th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show to Be Held at USTA BJK NTC

The Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show presented by Purina Pro Plan, America’s second-longest continuously held sporting event, will be held May 8-9, 2023, at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park in Queens, New York City. This historic event is the centerpiece of Westminster Week. (Full story …)

October 24, 2022

USPTA, Wilson to Part Ways Following 7-Year Endorsement Partnership

The United States Professional Tennis Association, Inc. (USPTA), regrets to announce that after seven years, Wilson Sporting Goods has made the decision to move away from its endorsement partnership with the USPTA. Wilson has been the official equipment supplier of the USPTA, providing racquets, balls, strings, and other equipment for USPTA members and programs. (Full story …)

October 21, 2022

ICP Introduces CoolTop Cool Pigment Technology to CSS Product Lineup

ICP has formulated CoolTop® Cool Pigment Technology - a new range of vibrant topcoat colours that, through infrared reflective pigments, reduce acrylic athletic court surface temperature via solar reflectance (when compared to standard competitor court surfaces), assisting in overall player comfort. (Full story …)

October 17, 2022

Fan Voting for Hall of Fame Player Category to Take Place Oct. 20-30

Wheelchair tennis legends Esther Vergeer of the Netherlands and Rick Draney of the United States join seven accomplished ATP and WTA players on the ballot for induction into the International Tennis Hall of Fame’s Class of 2023. Draney and Vergeer are nominated for the Hall of Fame’s Wheelchair Tennis Category. In the Player Category, 8-time major doubles champion Daniel Nestor of Canada makes his ballot debut. (Full story …)


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