April 15, 2011
By Brent Shearer
It’s not every tournament that sees a local pro like Darrin Cohen upset a Wimbledon doubles champ like top-seeded Jared Palmer. But that result was just one of the many highlights of the “One-on-One Rocking Doubles” event, held Jan. 22 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center as group of local players duked it out while a blues band wailed in the lounge.
April 5, 2011
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA/Eastern/Long Island Region has announced that the second in its series of club owner workshops has been scheduled for Tuesday, April 12 from noon-2:00 p.m. at the United Way of Long Island, located at 819 Grand Boulevard in Deer Park, N.Y.
March 31, 2011
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Talbert Cup, an annual event established in 1986 by the Eastern Tennis Association in honor of the Hall of Fame player and longtime friend of tennis, Bill Talbert, will take place this year Friday-Saturday, May 19-20 at Sportime Roslyn, located on Landing Road in Roslyn, N.Y.
March 23, 2011
By Anthony Pastecchi
On March 18, 7 For All Mankind Jeans sponsored a fraternity ping pong tournament hosted by Bloomingdale’s of Roosevelt Field and Long Island Tennis Magazine was on-hand to distribute free magazines to all attendees and support the event and the local participants by supplying press coverage.
March 22, 2011
By Michael Sarro
The Bayport Blue Point Community Tennis Association (BBPCTA) held a Pre-Season Tennis Invitational event, open to any varsity or junior varsity high school boy’s tennis players on Long Island.
March 14, 2011
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Hofstra University fraternities Pi Kappa Alpha and Sigma Alpha Sigma will be taking part in a Ping-Pong Party, hosted by 7 For All Mankind, on Friday, March 18 from 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. at Bloomingdale’s Roosevelt Field, The Men’s Store, Level 2.
March 7, 2011
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
On Sunday, March 6, Long Island Tennis Magazine and USTA/Eastern/Long Island hosted the very successful 2nd Annual Long Island Tennis Expo at Farmingdale State College.
March 4, 2011
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
On Thursday night, March 3rd, Sportime Kings Park General Manager Jason Wass appeared in the eight o'clock hour on News 12 Long Island to discuss this weekend's upcoming 2nd Annual Long Island Tennis Expo.
March 4, 2011
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
This Sunday, March 6, the 2nd Annual Long Island Tennis Expo will take place at Farmingdale State College's Roosevelt Hall (Expo Room and Auditorium), located at 2350 Broadhollow Road in Farmingdale, N.Y. Doors open for this free event at 10:00 a.m., and the first 250 attendees will be eligible to win tickets for the 2011 U.S. Open.
March 2, 2011
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
This Sunday on March 6, Long Island Tennis Magazine will be hosting the largest indoor tennis event on Long Island at Farmingdale State College's Roosevelt Hall (Expo Room and Auditorium), 2350 Broadhollow Road (Route 110) in Farmingdale, N.Y. at the 2nd Annual Long Island Tennis Expo.
February 24, 2011
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Long Island Tennis Magazine, the Ultimate Guide for Long Island Tennis, has announced that the schedule for the 2nd Annual Long Island Tennis Expo, taking place Sunday, March 6, 2011 at Farmingdale State College in Roosevelt Hall (Auditorium and Expo Room) has been finalized.
December 23, 2010
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Long Island Tennis Magazine, the Ultimate Guide for Long Island Tennis, has announced that the 2nd Annual Long Island Tennis Expo will take place Sunday, March 6, 2011 at Farmingdale State College in Roosevelt Hall (Auditorium and Expo Room).
December 8, 2010
By Peter Fishbach
Shelter Rock Tennis Club played host to the annual Alan King Pro-Am event on Aug. 29. Tennis champions Peter Fleming, Virginia Wade, Johan Kriek, Mark Woodforde, Rosie Casals, Bob Lutz and many others teamed with some of Long Island’s best amateurs for a day of fun that raised nearly $20,000 for the charitable beneficiary.
November 29, 2010
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
For the past four years, with the help the local tennis playing community, the Eastern Athletic Club in Blue Point, N.Y. has held its very successful Kris Kringle Holiday Tennis Party with all proceeds being donated to local families who are in desperate need of help. This year, the event will be held on Saturday, Dec. 4th at Eastern Athletic Club in Blue Point, N.Y. beginning at 8:00 p.m.
September 21, 2010
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The North Shore Men’s Tennis League (NSMTL) is an outdoor league comprised of teams representing clubs from across Long Island.
September 20, 2010
By Gary Simeone
Girls from 10 major college teams took part in a new and innovative form of tennis at Stony Brook University on Sunday, Sept. 19. ONE-ON-ONE DOUBLES®, as it is called, is a half-court serve and volley singles game played on a doubles court.
August 31, 2010
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
City Parks Foundation’s annual CityParks Tennis Benefit, co-chaired by Billie Jean King and John McEnroe, and hosted by Mary Carillo will be held Tuesday, Aug. 31 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.
August 31, 2010
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Long Island Professional Tennis League’s (LIPTL) 2010 Championship came down to a very exciting and dramatic showdown as The Creek Club and Piping Rock Club squared off in their second match at Piping Rock.
August 31, 2010
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Guests attending The Legends Ball on Friday, Sept. 10 at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City will rub elbows with tennis legends and industry leaders, honor the greats of the game and have the opportunity to support the International Tennis Hall of Fame & Museum by participating in a live and silent auction featuring a variety of exclusive items and experiences.
August 31, 2010
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
On Monday, Aug. 30, 24 junior players from across New York, New Jersey and Connecticut were awarded for their outstanding performance in tournaments this year at USTA Eastern’s Annual Junior Awards Gala.
August 27, 2010
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
On Sunday, Aug. 29, the 2010 Alan King Pro-Am Tennis Tournament, benefiting the Wheelchair Sports Federation, will take place at the Shelter Rock Country Club, located at 100 Long Island Expressway in Manhasset, N.Y. beginning at 10:00 a.m.
August 27, 2010
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
This year, tennis was a priority for the county and the USTA Eastern Section and the Long Island Region were there to help. In May, the unique event "Love on Long Island”—a day of free lessons for all Nassau residents was held at Eisenhower Park, with over 140 adults and juniors taking part.
August 25, 2010
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Town & Country magazine and Longines, the Swiss watch company, have partnered for the second time in as many years to celebrate extraordinary women who have made an impact on children’s lives. The second annual “Women Who Make a Difference” Awards will be bestowed upon three individuals, nominated either by their peers or themselves, who have changed the lives of children.
August 19, 2010
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Former world No. 1 golfer Annika Sorenstam and Jeanne Moutoussamy-Ashe, wife of the late Arthur Ashe, will present Martina Navratilova with the Eugene L. Scott Award from the International Tennis Hall of Fame at the 30th annual Legends Ball on Friday, Sept. 10, 2010 at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City.