Tag Archives: tennis


Beyond The Score: Tennis Equals Family Time

By Lisa Thomas As a mother of two active teenage daughters I know too well the demands of club and school sports.  When your kids are in their sports’ season… Read more »


Physical Benefits Of Tennis


All Star Tennis League Update From Spanish Hills Tennis

Hurricane Remains Undefeated, Logie and McKinney Lead Individual Standings Team Hurricane remained undefeated after week #3 by defeating Pure Aero 4-2. Joey Root led his team in both singles and… Read more »


Want Your Kid To Become A Tennis Player?

Want your kid to become a tennis player? Prepare to spend big. If it wasn’t for a Romanian shipping tycoon, Simona Halep may never have become one of the world’s… Read more »


Del Norte High School Team Community Project

Del Norte High School Girls Tennis Team Community Service Project A joint SSV – USTA tennis equipment donation program was promoted to the tennis community in San Diego this past… Read more »


Beyond the Score: Tips to Staying Cool On Those Hot Days

By Lisa Thomas Last week Southern California felt more like summer than early fall thanks to Santa Ana winds and triple-digit temperatures. And for those of us on the tennis… Read more »


How Can You Help More Kids Play Tennis And Learn?

RALLYING WITH THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR How You Can Help NJTL Enable More Kids To Play Tennis And Learn? Arthur Ashe, Charlie Pasarell and Sheridan Snyder founded the National Junior Tennis… Read more »


Health Benefits Of Tennis: Why Play Tennis?


Beyond the Score: Rest and Recovery Are Keys To Success

By Lisa Thomas What a memorable couple of weeks, watching some of the best tennis on the big stage in the great city of New York.  The US Open did… Read more »

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Rally For The Cure Tennis Tournament At Westlake Athletic Club

Westlake Athletic Club hosted a “Rally for the Cure” tournament this past Saturday, September 10, 2016  in order to raise money for breast cancer awareness. The 40 participants wore pink… Read more »


Redfoo to Play in Claremont Club Pro Circuit Event On Tuesday

CLAREMONT, Calif., (Sept. 12, 2016) – The Claremont USTA Pro Classic will celebrate its 21st year, and once again will feature some of the rising stars in pro tennis. The… Read more »


What I Would Like To Know About Senior Tennis Players

Rallying With The Executive Director If I were shooting the breeze with a group of tennis players over 50, here’s what I’d like to discover. How did you learn to… Read more »


Community Development Workshops – Sign Up Now

Calling all tennis enthusiasts.  Join members of the tennis community for the two-day workshop that will take place, in mid-October. The first activity will be on-court at California State University… Read more »

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Heading Back To School

Children are heading back to school all over Southern California.  In many places, tennis is an integral part of the curriculum and is leading the surge of tennis pipeline programming. … Read more »


Beyond the Score: We Can Learn A Lot From Venus

By Lisa Thomas In reading the three-page spread on Venus Williams in the August 28 New York Times, Sunday Styles section I learned a lot about her as a business… Read more »


September Issue Of 2016 Senior News Is Available

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Ladera Ranch 11-Year-Old To Sing at US Open

A lifelong dream of singing on a huge stage with 20,000 people watching – and in New York City, no less – has come true for a young Southern California… Read more »


Junior Spotlight: Andrew Whitehouse

It’s all a matter of confidence for Andrew Whitehouse of Westlake Village. The 17-year-old recently concluded a successful summer by taking part in one of the most prestigious tournaments in… Read more »


San Diego Tennis Hall Of Fame 2016

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Socal Intercollegiate Tennis – Outstanding On Every Level

Southern California Intercollegiate Tennis – Outstanding On Every Level The intercollegiate tennis competition found in the section is unrivaled. No other area has such a wide array of outstanding programs…. Read more »

The Low Down on Smart Ace Social League

The Smart Ace Social League is a program geared toward intermediate/advanced players in the 18-39 age group and it’s going to be bananas. The program will use a variation of… Read more »


Beyond the Score: Trying New Training Techniques

By Lisa Thomas It is easy to see that the all-time greatest Olympian takes into consideration more than the technical skill required in the pool and looks at different aspects… Read more »