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Results: 271 Record(s) Found.

Wheelchair user Henry Reyes breaks new ground as NJTL coach

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Within the last year, Reyes received his Level 1 coaching certification from the USTA to train beginner players, and is unique amongst these coaches in that he, as a wheelchair user, teaches tennis to able-bodied youths at First Break Academy, a USTA Foundation National Junior Tennis and Learning (NJTL) chapter in Carson, Calif. Read More
 

Houston Tennis Association NJTL featured on KHOU news

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In conjunction with the U.S. Men's Clay Court Championships ATP event, the local news highlighted the work that one local NJTL is doing for 7,000 youth in the area. Read More
 

Watch: 40 Love Foundation NJTL featured on The Kelly Clarkson Show

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40 Love Foundation founder Doris Obih's childhood tennis coach and current 40 Love instructor, Terry, and her first student Ethan shared how much the foundation and Doris have impacted their lives. Read More
 

Gabby Hesse changing the game for wheelchair tennis at JTCC

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Gabby Hesse never encountered wheelchair tennis as a young tennis player, but meeting USTA national coach Paul Walker as a student-athlete at Florida Southern College changed the course of her life. Now, she's helped build a thriving adaptive tennis program at JTCC, an NJTL chapter in College Park. Md. Read More
 

Richard Ader honored with 2022 USTA NJTL Founders’ Service Award

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USTA Foundation Board secretary Richard Ader, of Bennington, Vt., was presented with the National Junior Tennis and Learning (NJTL) Founders’ Service Award a the 2022 USTA Annual Meeting and Conference for a decade-long dedication to serving under-resourced youth in his community. Read More
 

Youth-led Ohio NJTL highlighted in Forbes as symbol of tennis growth

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Forbes spoke with USTA Foundation Chief Executive Dan Faber about the Foundation’s various efforts to grow the sport of tennis amid the pandemic, while also noting the recently released PAC and TIA figures showing another year of impressive growth for the tennis industry. The Dublin Tennis Outreach Program (Dublin TOP) is the first-ever entirely youth-led NJTL chapter. Read More
 

WKMG-TV in Orlando highlights Posh Rock Tennis NJTL chapter

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Brothers John and Albert Richards grew up in the U.S. Virgin Islands and formed Posh Rock Tennis to make the sport more accessible. Read More
 

Zina Garrison Tennis Academy celebrates 30 years of service to Texas

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Since retiring from tennis, Zina Garrison has used her namesake National Junior Tennis and Learning (NJTL) chapter to give back to the youth of Houston. Read More
 

Marc Atkinson on Black History Month, gratitude and mentorship

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As Director of Tennis at the MaliVai Washington Youth Foundation, Marc Atkinson has a profound influence on the next generation of young tennis players. Hear his first-person story on usta.com in celebration of Black History Month. Read More
 

John Borden on Black History Month and his hopes for the future

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As a junior in high school, John Borden got his first coaching position at an NJTL, and he's remained involved in the network ever since. Read the first-person story of the president and CEO of the Washington Tennis & Education Foundation in Washington, D.C. on usta.com in celebration of Black History Month. Read More
 
Results: 271 Record(s) Found.
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