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Gearing up for your time out on the tennis courts is exciting, whether it is your first or 1000th time. Recently, we caught up with Darrell Haines, owner and founder of TennisTopia a local tennis shop in the Mid-Atlantic, to find out the top items you need in your tennis bag today tp excel on the courts. Read the full article here.
LaRue Cook, Owner/Managing Member of LEC Fitness, LLC. has more than 24 years of sports performance training experience. USTA Mid-Atlantic caught up with LaRue and he provided a few tips for getting back out on the court after a pause in play. Read about how LaRue Cook’s three tennis tips for returning to tennis here.
You’re playing tennis regularly and working on your game but still feel like you need extra energy to make it through a match. Sound like you? If so, you may need to take a look at your nutrition. We caught up with another local business owner featured on the #ServeItForward business list Corey Kuck, Chef, and owner of Catering By Corey for his thoughts on tennis, cooking and a simple, healthy recipe for you to try out. Check it out here.
In under-resourced communities, where enrichment programs are a rarity, our programs provide a pathway to a positive outlet while teaching children skills and a sport they can play for life.
USTA Mid-Atlantic is committed to making tennis the most accessible sport in the region and is proud to offer junior player scholarships, as well as summer camp scholarships to our youth.
Our Safe Places to Play grant directs funds to support tennis court construction as well as the refurbishment of existing courts, all in an effort to ensure people have safe, inviting and accessible places to play and learn.
PROMOTE AND DEVELOP THE GROWTH OF TENNIS
As a non-profit organization dedicated to the players, sport and community we live in, we aim to make tennis the most accessible sport in the Mid-Atlantic region. To learn more about the positive impact USTA Mid-Atlantic is making on lives and communities through tennis, click here.
In the Mid-Atlantic, there is a growing demand for tennis but there are still underserved areas that need affordable, quality tennis development. Since 2015, the Mid-Atlantic has gained 70,776 participants in tennis and more than seven percent of non-tennis playing individuals from the Mid-Atlantic report having an interest in playing. USTA Mid-Atlantic wants to provide opportunities for the lifelong benefits of tennis to EVERYONE, especially children because every child belongs.
The USTA Mid-Atlantic Section vision is for tennis in every community. Your support is needed to help this vision become a reality.
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