The third annual A Serving for Tennis promises to be bigger and better than ever! This year, the event will be held at the Cadre Building with co-chairs Memphis Grizzlies Coach Dave Joerger and his wife Kara Joerger, Memphis Visitors and Conventions Bureau President and CEO Kevin Kane and his wife Haden Kane, along with Brian Bendersky and Anne Wulff. You won't want to miss this event!
Diane Hannifin, Kei Nishikori, Nancy Hixson, and Alyssa Ivey
Volunteers needed at the "A Serving for Tennis" table at the Memphis Open
We are looking for volunteer pairs to work in shifts at The Memphis Open, helping us promote and sell tickets for our premier fundraising event, "A Serving for Tennis". Pairs can take turns at the table and watching the matches. Interested? Contact Nancy Hixson at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions and to receive the sign up link.
Tennis Players and Parents!
Now you can support Public Tennis every time you shop at Kroger!
Tennis Memphis is now a member of the Kroger Community Rewards Program. After you enroll your Kroger Card online and choose Tennis Memphis as your Community Rewards partner, Kroger will donate a percentage of the $$ you spend to Tennis Memphis every month! These proceeds will benefit Tennis Memphis programming, including school outreach, Junior Development Programs, tennis center beautification, and much more! For more information about enrolling your Kroger Card, please click here. Thank you for your support!!
Upcoming Junior Events
After-School Junior Development resumes Monday, January 4. Click one of the following centers for more information about scheduling and prices: Eldon Roark, Leftwich, Wolbrecht, Bellevue.
Upcoming Junior Tournaments
Tennis Memphis will be hosting several tournaments this Spring. The Memphis One Day Jr. Series I is Feburary 27, the Memphis One Day Jr. Series II is May 7, and the Memphis City Junior Championships are June 17. To find out more information and links for registration, click here.
Adult News and Events
Adult Clinics are in full swing!
Now is the perfect time to take advantage of our Adult Walk-in Clinics! New clinics include Trip Wills' 3.0+ clinic Wednesdays at 10:30-12:00 at Leftwich Tennis Center and Gabi Rohman's Tuesday evening 3.0+ clinic at Eldon Roark. Click here for a full clinic schedule.
It's not too early to think about Spring League Tennis Teams! Need a home for your team?
We offer many benefits to teams that play out of our centers! For instance, our Annual Player Card allows advance court booking, free outdoor courts for practice, and no charge for USTA home matches! Players without a Annual Player's Card only pay $20 per team to play. Fees are now collected up front to save players the hassle of finding spare change the day of the match and our pros offer practices for both daytime and weekend teams! For a downloadable flyer with more information, click here. Contact Nancy Hixson with any questions about playing out of our centers and to get your Player's Card email@example.com
Memphis Open Summer Slam
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Thanks to everyone who came out to the Memphis Open Summer Slam! Around 100 people attended to kick off the Memphis Open with food, drinks, door prizes, a cardio clinic and round robin mixer! There was also premier viewing of the Western and Southern Men's Final. Erin Mazurek, the tournament director of the Memphis Open, offered a Q & A session and gave away prizes. Fun was had by all! Don't forget to save the date for the Memphis Open-February 6-14, 2016!
New Court Cancellation Policy:As a courtesy to those who wish to book courts, we will begin implementing our new cancellation policy starting December 15. Please click here for more details.