| By Gary Simeone
The sun finally came out for the finalists of the U.S. Open National Playoffs qualifying event at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on Saturday. After a week of rainy weather and matches being played indoors, the players returned outside to play in the warm weather. The Men's Final...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
All eyes were on the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center Sunday, June 1, as Long Island Tennis Magazine and New York Tennis Magazine hosted the Second Annual New York Tennis Expo. One may have mistaken that the U.S. Open was in town, as cars lined the streets and the National Tennis Center...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
If you are a tennis player on Long Island, you have probably heard of The Hamlet Golf and Country Club , located at 1 Clubhouse Drive in Commack, N.Y. A rich history and current exciting tennis programming make it one of the most popular destinations for tennis enthusiasts looking for great...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Roland Garros facts and figures Red dirt The French Open is played on clay, which owes its red color to the crushed brick which forms the upper layer of the surface. There are three layers in all—one of limestone, one of clinker and one of stone—as well as drainage pipes. Clay is the slowest of...Read more
  | 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 Second Annual New York Tennis Expo, set for Sunday, June 1 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, N.Y. Doors for the event will open...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Century Tennis Inc. 56 Brook Avenue ♦ Deer Park, N.Y. Contacts: Kevin J. Healion (631) 242-0220 sales@centurytennis.com www.centurytennis.com Since 1965, Century Tennis has been dedicated to the growing sport of tennis by building quality tennis courts and providing a specialized service to the...Read more
  | 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...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Check out the 2015 Guide to Long Island's Top Tennis Camps 26th Annual College Tennis Exposure Camp June 15-19 (University of South Florida in Tampa, Fla.) July 7-11 (University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg, Va.) July 20-25 (Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pa.) July 27-Aug. 1 (Lehigh...Read more
  | 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...Read more
  | 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. The event will feature tennis’ number one rivalry, Novak...Read more