USTA MAS Gets Exclusive Scoop on Changes to Wimbledon Courts

USTA Mid-Atlantic scored an exclusive interview with a grounds crew source from the All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC)  and learned the iconic Wimbledon Championships will usher in a new era of grass court tennis – an era of artificial and edible turf. According to the source close to USTA Mid-Atlantic, AELTC will work with … Continue reading USTA MAS Gets Exclusive Scoop on Changes to Wimbledon Courts

Creating luck on the court

Michael Jordan wore his UNC shorts under his Bulls uniform for every home game. In baseball, you don’t talk about a no-hitter or a perfect game in the making. Hockey players won’t touch the Stanley Cup unless they’ve rightfully won it. Rally caps, anyone? Athletes are some of the most superstitious people on earth—tennis players … Continue reading Creating luck on the court

Why We Fall in Love with Tennis

How many times are we going to hear the phrase “LOVE means nothing to a tennis player?!” Yes, of course this is a true statement, LOVE in tennis technically means 0, nada, zilch – I get it already! But, in the spirit of the upcoming lovey-dovey, buy your significant other some chocolate and roses holiday … Continue reading Why We Fall in Love with Tennis

What to Watch for at the Australian Open

The offseason is over, the first Grand Slam of the year is here, and we couldn’t be more excited! The 2017 Australian Open is shaping up to be a rip snorter (Aussie slang for awesome) of a tournament, here’s the top storylines we’ll be watching for this year: The return of the Big Four: Tennis … Continue reading What to Watch for at the Australian Open

2016’s Top Ten Tennis Moments

What a year it's been! Despite having its fair share of drama and injuries, tennis in 2016 undoubtedly provided us with a number of unforgettable moments along the way. We counted down the best of the best moments of the year from the eyes of USTA Mid-Atlantic! 10. Argentina wins its first Davis Cup: Rarely do we … Continue reading 2016’s Top Ten Tennis Moments