April 3, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Stanislas Wawrinka took the tennis world by storm winning the year’s first major, the Australian Open, back in January. Wawrinka has been on a tear for quite some time now, taking down numerous top players along the way, as he has risen in the ATP Men’s Singles Rankings to number three in the world as we went to press. 

March 28, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

With summer right around the corner, we present the area’s top tennis camp destinations and what they have to offer your child for the summer of 2014.

March 10, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The 2014 Boys High School Season is set to begin practices on Monday, March 10. Defending Suffolk County Champion and Long Island Champion Half Hollow Hills East returns with first singles player Zain Ali and a strong team that will look to repeat as Suffolk County Champions again this season.

February 28, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The 7th Annual BNP Paribas Showdown is set for Monday, March 3 at Madison Square Garden. The event will provide an unbelievable night of tennis when some of the biggest names in the game take to the court in the World’s Most Famous Arena. 

January 13, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Long Island tennis players have great choices when it comes to where to play tennis. Below is a list of Long Island Tennis Magazine’s top clubs and programs with descriptions of what each has to offer.

December 12, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

We take a look at some of the hottest tennis travel destinations, including: Casa de Campo, Costa del Tennis, IMG Academy, Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Tennis Fantasies with John Newcombe and The Legends, Tennis Mom/Sailing Dad and Travels With Soha: Grand Slam Tennis Vacations.

November 25, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Get some great gift ideas for the 2013 holiday season from some of the sport’s top providers, including BOLT, Lorow, Pocket Radar, ServeMaster, SmashGal, Pojie—A StringAdvantage Performance Product, Tennis Balance Board, Tennis Elbow Grease, Tennis Inside the Zone and The Ace Bag. 

November 20, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Each issue, Long Island Tennis Magazine has the unique opportunity to pose questions from our readers to tennis coaching legend Nick Bollettieri. 

November 5, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

In the summer of 2008, United Sports Publications (USP) was formed and the idea of Long Island Tennis Magazine was set into motion. Spearheaded by Publisher David Sickmen, a vision of the best tennis coverage this area had ever seen began to take shape.

September 13, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

In 2012, for the fourth consecutive year, Nassau County Champion Syosset High School Girls Tennis team defeated Suffolk County Champion Half Hollow Hills East to win the Long Island Championship. This was the fifth straight Long Island title for Syosset and they are one of the favorites again this year.

September 2, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

It appears 30 is the new 20 in the women's draw at this year's U.S. Open, as victories on Monday by Roberta Vinci, Flavia Pennetta and Daniela Hantuchova meant that five of the eight U.S. Open quarterfinalists will be over 30 years of age (Serena Williams and Na Li are the others).

August 23, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Beginning immediately after the conclusion of Wimbledon, the U.S. Open Series links together WTA and ATP tournaments that take place on hard courts across America throughout the summer. As the summer comes to a close, fans are gearing up for the fourth and final Grand Slam event of the season, the 2013 U.S. Open.

July 19, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Local medical providers Island Orthopedic Medicine and Orlin & Cohen Orthopedic Group have the staff to keep you going even when faced with those nagging on-court injuries, and the knowledge and professional expertise to provide when further medical attention is required.

July 15, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

This season, the New York Sportimes will split their 2013 Mylan World TeamTennis season between two New York home courts, Sportime Stadium at Randall’s Island and the SEFCU Arena at University at Albany, N.Y.

June 4, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

A closer look at the area’s top tennis equipment and apparel providers, including Grand Slam Tennis, Solow Sports, Tennis East and Topspin Tennis & Fitness.

May 23, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

David Ferrer is a Spaniard whose game is bigger than his physical size. Ferrer is currently ranked number four in the world in the ATP Men’s Singles Rankings, one spot ahead of fellow countryman Rafael Nadal. Early in his career, Ferrer was known as a clay court specialist, having won half of his 20 career titles on clay.

May 3, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

All eyes were on the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on Sunday afternoon April 28, site of the First Annual New York Tennis Expo. As cars lined the streets and the parking lots filled up, shuttle buses escorted patrons inside the National Tennis Center as droves of people came over from the trains/subway and it looked like the U.S. Open was in town.

April 19, 2013
By Adam Wolfthal
Jolyn DeBoer got her start in tennis through her older cousin. It was getting to be the time of year when tennis is a non-optional part of physical education class in school. Jolyn did not want to be embarrassed as the only person in her class who had never picked up a racquet before, and her cousin saw this fear, so she was invited out for a practice session to get her ready for gym class.
April 18, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Long Island Tennis Magazine and New York Tennis Magazine have assembled a full day of activities and fun for kids and adults at the First Annual New York Tennis Expo, set for Sunday, April 28 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, N.Y. Doors for the event will open at 10:30 a.m. and the event will run through 4:30 p.m.

April 17, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Need a court or repairs on your current playing surface? We have assembled the area’s top court builders and suppliers, including Century Tennis Inc., DecoTurf, SportProsUSA and VelveTop Products to meet your needs.

March 20, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Long Island Tennis Magazine helps you chart the course for your summer camp plans by highlighting some of the top summer programs in the area.

March 10, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The 2013 boys high school season is set to begin Monday, March 11. Defending Long Island and Nassau County Champion Cold Spring Harbor returns with a strong team, but will be without 2012 State Champion Josh Levine who has now graduated and is playing at Duke University.

March 1, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

New York area tennis fans are in for another great night of tennis with some of the world’s top players scheduled to appear at the Sixth Annual BNP Paribas Showdown at Madison Square Garden on Monday, March 4.

February 15, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

On Sunday, April 28, Long Island Tennis Magazine and New York Tennis Magazine will present the First Annual New York Tennis Expo, at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, N.Y. from 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.