Your Monthly News & Updates / Read what's new with USTA Kentucky
Even though our mission is to promote and develop the growth of tennis, the health and safety of our players takes greater precedence.
During this down time, please support and consider purchasing gift certificates from your local tennis club or shop to utilize in the future. If you purchase a $50 gift certificate from the Tennis Store of Lexington, you'll receive a free KY tennis ball hat or visor with purchase!! PURCHASE & READ MORE
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URGENT APPEAL FOR KENTUCKY
Thank you to all who have donated. If you have not, please consider making a donation to help support our tennis community through this pandemic. There is a great need in our local communities and we have received many assistance requests.
READ MOREto donate or apply for assistance.
COVID-19 UPDATE FROM USTA NATIONAL
Due to the continued situation surrounding the COVID-19 virus, and after discussions with the USTA Medical Advisory Committee, effective immediately the USTA will extend the suspension of USTA sanctioned products and events through May 31.READ MORE
WHAT HAVE YOU BEEN DOING?
Let us know how you're getting through the quarantine. Please COMPLETE SURVEY
18/40/55 LOCAL LEAGUE UPDATE
Please note that Adult 18/40/55 leagues have not been cancelled. As of today, the plan for Kentucky is to try and finish these leagues in your local areas with an opportunity for advancement later in the year.
Do you have Community Tennis News you would like to share? If so, please email
Kim Lonnemann with the information no later than the first day of each month.
E-News is sent mid month.
PLAY IT FORWARD GRANT
Over $1.2 million has been made available for programs and tournaments focused on innovative ideas & growth based programming.
READ MOREor email Stacey Croley.
BUILD IT FORWARD GRANT
USTA Southern has opened registration for grant applications for the Build It Forward initiative. $500K has been made available to build or reconstruct tennis courts. There is no deadline, as funds will be available until exhausted.