CityParks Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 6 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs. LACOSTE is the Official Apparel Sponsor of CityParks Tennis.
CityParks Tennis promotes physical fitness while building self-confidence, and is designed to make the sport of tennis freely available to those who want to learn the game in a fun, relaxed environment. Lessons for kids are offered at all skill levels. Opportunities include free beginner lessons, tournaments, leagues, excellence programs and special events. For the times and locations of CityParks Tennis, please click here.
For all sites, lessons for 6-8 year olds are held the first hour, 9-12 year olds the second hour and 13-17 the third hour.
Online registration for CityParks Tennis is currently closed. On site registration is available during program hours.
BATTLE OF THE BOROUGHS TENNIS CHALLENGE
USTA Eastern and City Parks Foundation are teaming up again to present the 4th Annual Battle of the Boroughs Tennis Challenge, an adult recreational tournament to be held in June and July in New York City parks. The tournament will feature the best of team competition and neighborhood pride, and supportCityParks Tennis
, which provides free tennis lessons and activities for children at 36 parks citywide.
For more information and to register a team click here.
Our most dedicated and advanced junior tennis players are invited to participate in our year-round Aces intermediate-level program.
CITYPARKS JUNIOR INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS
Open to all USTA members, the City Parks Junior Indoor Championships is now in it's 24th year hosting this L2 Open tournament during the Presidents Week holiday.
CITYPARKS JUNIOR TOURNAMENT SERIES
Get tournament tough in the parks of New York this summer! The CityParks Junior Tournament Series offers a fun and relatively low-cost opportunity for juniors ages 14 and under to compete in USTA Eastern-sanctioned tournaments during the summer.
JUNIOR TENNIS ACADEMY PRESENTED BY LACOSTE
Advanced NYC junior players can try out for City Parks Foundation’s Junior Tennis Academy presented by LACOSTE, a free, annual tournament-training program held at the USTA BJK National Tennis Center.
- CityParks Tennis is open to New York City residents only.
- Registration takes place at each park during program hours.
- For adults, we offer a Corporate Tennis League and a Seniors Fitness Program in the spring and fall of each year.
Questions? Contact Sports@CityParksFoundation.org