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What Do I Say In A Farewell Column?

RALLYING WITH THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Thank you is on the top of my list of things to say and the thanks go to so many people.  First, I want to… Read more »

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What Do Accessible And Affordable Mean To The Sport Of Tennis?

RALLYING WITH THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR In a prior column, I’ve written that there are two and a half times as many accessible public tennis courts in the United States as… Read more »

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SCTA Joins The Boy Scouts!

As part of our continued commitment to expand the reach of tennis in Southern California, the SCTA has partnered with the Boy Scouts of America to bring tennis to underserved… Read more »

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Summer Camp Registration Now Open

Locations in Tarzana, Northridge, Studio City SCTA’s TGA Premier Tennis San Fernando Valley after school enrichment sessions are in the final few weeks of another successful school year. It’s time… Read more »

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Laver Headlines SCTA Hall Of Fame Class

Eleven-time Grand Slam and two-time US Open champion Rod Laver highlights the Class of 2017 inductees to Southern California Tennis Association’s Hall of Fame, the organization announced today. The Hall… Read more »

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Irvine Wins Despite Defeat At TOC Nationals

The UC Irvine Club Tennis team is one of the section’s longest standing Tennis On Campus programs. The Anteaters have proven to be a force to be reckoned with in… Read more »

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Juniors Team Up For Regional, National Competitions

It is amazing to sit back and think about what the SCTA and Junior Tennis have accomplished already in the short duration of 2017. It’s equally fun to consider what… Read more »

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Breathe to Win

Can something we do all day unconsciously be the answer to managing stress, anxiety and improving overall health by simply being conscious of it? Yes, it can. Breathing, often overlooked… Read more »

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A Tennis Spring Cleaning

We all know that a little spring cleaning can go a long way.  We can get rid of the old, make way for the new or simply make way for… Read more »

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Spring Cleaning – Keeping Tennis Balls Out Of The Landfill

How do you keep 20,000 pounds of tennis balls out of the landfill? Answer: Start with one ball at a time. We don’t usually think of polluting or creating waste… Read more »

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Summer Camp Registration Now Open in San Fernando Valley!

Register before May 31 and receive a FREE youth racket! The SCTA’s Teach, Grow, and Achieve (TGA) Premier Tennis of San Fernando Valley After School Enrichment Sessions are in full… Read more »

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Busy Spring Underway for SCTA Juniors

National Campus Visit and Youth Progression Launch Keep Youngsters Busy The first cross-sectional camp on the sparkling new USTA National Campus in Orlando certainly changed the life of our young… Read more »

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Social Media is the Best Way to follow SCTA Tennis

New Features Launching to Highlight Players, Tips, Tournaments Following SCTA on social media provides engaging and informative content to those interested in Southern California tennis events, activities, and players. This… Read more »

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LA84 Backs NJTL Programs for Youth

Marks 32nd year of bringing tennis to at-risk communities Thanks to the continued funding by the LA84 Foundation, children ages 7-17 can receive tennis instruction at 135 Southern California locations… Read more »

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Adult League Registration Underway

New Dynamic Disqualification Process Implemented The spring registration period is coming to a close for the Adult 18 & Over league seasons across Southern California. Now is the time to… Read more »

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Diet Is The Key To Success For Top Athletes Like Djokovic

By Lisa Thomas It is well known that Novak Djokovic adheres to a vegan diet and that his efforts over the last few years to change the way he eats… Read more »

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Message From The President 2017

Dear Southern California Tennis Community, I am deeply honored to have been selected as the new President of the Southern California Tennis Association.  The sport of tennis has played an… Read more »

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We Want To Know! SCTA’s 2017 Member Survey

Southern California Tennis Association strives to provide a valuable experience for all of our participants. Each year, we poll our members to gain feedback on our programs and services, and… Read more »

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TGA Nurtures Students On Southern California Campuses

The Teach, Grow, and Achieve (TGA) Premier Tennis brand has a new modern look, but the same amazing enrichment programs and camps are still offered throughout Southern California! TGA Premier Tennis… Read more »

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Something For Everyone At Pro Futures Events In SoCal

Many of today’s top women and men competing on the WTA and ATP World Tours started their professional tennis careers by playing on the USTA Pro Circuit. The USTA Pro… Read more »

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Youth Movement! SCTA Launches New Program For Juniors 11 And Under

The launch of SCTA’s Youth Progression is slated for March 1, providing an exciting opportunity for Juniors 7 to 11 years of age to develop better technique and fundamentals to… Read more »

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Will You Be A Champion For Tennis In 2017?

RALLYING WITH THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Webster’s New World Dictionary – yes, the real book dictionary, not the Internet – defines champion as “a person who fights for another or for… Read more »