February 26, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Lori D’Antonio has been named Special Service Award winner at the Annual USTA Eastern Section 2012 Awards Dinner in White Plains, N.Y. Lori works behind the scenes to promote tennis on Long Island.
February 25, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Jacki Binder of Merrick, N.Y. received the USTA Eastern Section’s 2012 Press Service Award at the Section’s Annual Awards Dinner. Binder is not a tennis player but a dedicated tennis volunteer.
February 25, 2013
By Gary Simeone
Long Beach Tennis Center had their official grand opening on Sunday afternoon after being closed for three and a half months due damage from Hurricane Sandy. It was a special day with free tennis lessons for people of all ages, a host of vendors, and a carnival with prizes.
February 25, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Stony Brook University Seawolves Tennis Team will hold a Family FunFest on Saturday, March 23 from 6:00 p.m.-9:30 p.m. to raise money to support the team and its activities. The event will take place at Eastern Athletic Blue Point and pre-registration is required. The FunFest includes a tennis clinic, court time, gift bag and light food.
February 22, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
We have had great turnout thus far in pre-registration for the First Annual New York Tennis Expo, as today we hit the 650 mark. This event is FREE to the public and we encourage everyone to sign up and be part of one of the largest grassroots tennis events ever to be held in New York.
February 20, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
We have had great turnout thus far in pre-registration, as today we hit the 500 mark. This event is FREE to the public and we encourage everyone to sign up and be part of one of the largest grassroots tennis events ever to be held in New York. This event promises to help grow tennis on Long Island and in the five boroughs and is a perfect way for families to spend a day. If you are an advocate of tennis you should be joining us on April 28th.
February 20, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA Eastern Long Island Region will host its 23rd Annual Awards Dinner on Wednesday, May 1st, 2013 and is now accepting nominations for several of its awards. The Annual Awards Dinner is an opportunity for the LI Region to recognize the achievements of individuals, facilities and organizations who have gone above and beyond, both on the court and off.
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.

February 15, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Sunny Fishkind of Bethpage, N.Y. was been named 2012 Clinician of the Year by the USTA Eastern Section at its Annual Awards Dinner. Fishkind has had a long and outstanding career as a tennis clinician.
February 8, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Long Beach Tennis Center has announced its Grand Re-Opening and Open House, Sunday, Feb. 24 from noon-5:00 p.m. The event will feature Invitational Zones, open court time, winter session enrollment, early bird summer camp information, and a Girl Scout event.
February 5, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
On Sunday evening March 10, high school tennis coaches and players are invited to the Annual Long Island Scholastic Coaches Conference and Clinic at Bethpage Park Tennis Center. This free clinic will be run by Bethpage Park Tennis Directors Steve Kaplan and Keith Kambourian.
January 31, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Long Island Tennis Magazine has two sets of seats (four seats per set) to see the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus at Nassau Coliseum in March and we are giving them away to magazine supporters. The first two people to confirm they have had five new friends "Like" our Facebook Page at https://www.facebook.com/longislandtennis will win the tickets.
January 30, 2013
By Adam Wolfthal

It was late Sunday, Oct. 28, most New Yorkers were just beginning to think about what Halloween costume we were going to try and put together while watching Sunday football. Newscasters everywhere were talking about a major storm coming the following day ...

January 22, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
On Jan. 26th between 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m., Sportime Syosset & Multi-Sport and Sportime Bethpage Tennis will team up to offer two events to the Long Island tennis community.
January 17, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Carefree Racquet Club, located at 1414 Jerusalem Avenue in North Merrick, N.Y. will be hosting a CPR/AED training session on Saturday, Jan. 26 at 10:00 a.m. Participants will receive their CPR certification upon completion of the program. Limited spots are still available.
January 16, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Long Island Tennis Magazine has two sets of floor seats (two seats per set) for the Harlem Globetrotters at Nassau Coliseum on Sunday, Feb. 17 and we are giving them away to magazine supporters. Please go to our Facebook Page (https://www.facebook.com/longislandtennis) and "Like" Long Island Tennis Magazine for your chance to win.
January 15, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
There's a new tennis tournament that doubles as family time. The 2013 National Family Tennis Championships offers thousands of amateur players all across America the opportunity to team up with a family member to earn the right to play for a national title in New York City from August 22-26, 2013. Tennis facilities interested in being one of the 300 host sites have until February 28 to sign-up.
January 3, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Long Beach Tennis Center is pleased to announce that it is back with partial operations starting on Monday, Jan. 7 and should be fully operational by Monday, Jan. 14! The Long Beach Tennis crew hopes that the community will continue to recover after the devastating effects of the recent storms.
November 20, 2012
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Long Beach Tennis Center has begun to rebuild! The staff would like to thank all its players for their continued support and patience as the new and improved facility is constructed.
November 19, 2012
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA Eastern Long Island Region, along with United Way of Long Island, will hold the Second Annual Club & Corporate Tennis Challenge Fundraiser on Sunday, Dec. 9 from 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. at the Port Washington Tennis Academy, located at 100 Harbor Road in Port Washington, N.Y.
October 10, 2012
By Adam Wolfthal
World Gym Bay Shore held a free Tennis Play Day on Saturday, Oct. 6 from 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Two indoor tennis courts were reserved for the event to give free lessons to local children looking to learn the game.
October 9, 2012
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Baldwin Tennis Club took first place in the First Annual DOTS Invitational tennis tournament, a new kids tennis program designed to be a first introduction to match play in a less competitive format. Created by HD Tennis, Syosset, the first DOTS event took place at Cantiague Park in Hicksville and brought together teams from HD Tennis, Baldwin Tennis Club and Long Island Tennis and Learning Services, Freeport.
October 5, 2012
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Boys & Girls Club of Oyster Bay-East Norwich has announced the return of indoor tennis at the Clubhouse. Indoor tennis will be conducted in the Boys & Girls Club gymnasium on Mondays, beginning Oct. 15th ...
October 5, 2012
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
World Gym Bay Shore has announced that it will be hosting a free Tennis Play Day, this Saturday, Oct. 6 from 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. World Gym Bay Shore, located at 225 Howells Road, is a the 50,000-square-foot facility featuring cardio equipment on one level and a free weight gym on another level.