Together, for Tennis
March 28, 2023
The tennis industry has come together as Tennis Industry United to help drive the growth of this sport. Tennis Industry United has developed educational, downloadable, and customizable resources and information—including this biweekly newsletter—to help our local tennis advocates promote the benefits of tennis, attract new players and re-engage past players, and help drive greater diversity and inclusion in tennis participation. Together, for tennis.

National Tennis Month
Promote National Tennis Month for the Month of May!
May is National Tennis Month! And while many would argue that every month should be tennis month, for the last few years, NTM in May has been an increasingly active platform to help grow the game, and grow your business.
Tennis Providers
New Adaptive Tennis Curriculum Available
The USTA's Adaptive Tennis Committee has authored an in-depth resource full of lesson plans and info geared toward individuals with cognitive impairments, designed to create a successful learning environment for players of all ages. (Note: To access the manual, Safe Play approval is required; visit
Florida’s Community Coach Program Plans 20+ Trainings
USTA Florida’s Community Coach Program works with tennis facilities and public parks in the state to organize time for people to learn about coaching different types of tennis programming. So far, more than 20 CCP trainings are planned for 2023.
Women's History Month
BJK Recalls the Battle for Equal Prize Money
“It’s not about the money. It’s about the message,” says Billie Jean King, as she reflects on the fight for equal prize money in tennis.
Lynne Rolley: Learning Every Step of the Way
Lynne Rolley spent 15 years with the USTA, coaching players of all levels, from beginners to champions such as Jennifer Capriati and Lindsay Davenport. She recently talked about her more than 50-year coaching career.
Tennis in the News
National Campus to Host Combined NCAA Championships
For the first time, all three divisions of the NCAA Tennis Championships will be held at a single site this May—and that site is the USTA National Campus in Orlando.
North Carolina Adaptive Athlete Hits the Big Screen
Kevin Iannucci of Raleigh, N.C., an adaptive tennis athlete, is one of 10 actors with intellectual disabilities appearing in a new heartwarming movie, "Champions," which hit theaters on March 10.
Paving Careers After College On ITF and ATP Challenger Tours
Current and former collegians have been kick-starting their careers after college on the ITF Men’s and Women’s Tours as well as the ATP Challenger Tour, winning over 120 titles so far this year.
Blind/Visually Impaired Tourney Played at National Campus
As the home for American tennis, the USTA National Campus is often the site of milestone moments for the sport, and last month, blind and visually-impaired tennis came to Orlando for the first time.
Tennis Industry Research
2023 National Tennis Participation Report Available from TIA
The 2023 National Tennis Participation Report is now available from the TIA. This year’s report blends data from the Physical Activity Council (PAC) Study, administered by Sports Marketing Surveys, and the National Golf Foundation Participation Engagement Study (PES).
Wheelchair Tennis
Building a Supportive Community Through Wheelchair Tennis
Virginia Tech Recreational Sports’ wheelchair tennis program brings together athletes of all abilities and skill levels to enrich their lives through movement.
Tennis Facilities
USTA Releases Updated ‘Guidance’ for Tennis, Pickleball
The USTA released an updated version of the “Statement of Guidance: Facilities Approach to Tennis and Pickleball,” which covers USTA recommendations for the development, expansion and renovation of public facilities and spaces related to tennis and pickleball.

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Tennis Industry Events
Stars to Lead U.S. Billie Jean King Cup Team vs. Austria
Coco Gauff, Jessica Pegula, Madison Keys and the U.S. Billie Jean King Cup Team take on Team Austria April 14-15 at the Delray Beach Tennis Center. Tickets are available at; use code BJK10 for 10% discount.
2023 ITA Coaches Convention Headed to Lake Nona This May
Be a part of history this year when the ITA Coaches Convention, NCAA Championships, and the ITA Men’s Hall of Fame all head to Lake Nona May 17-20 for what will be a celebration of college tennis.
Tennis Careers
Climbing the Ladder to Success in Tennis
Looking for a job in tennis? Or are you an employer looking to hire? Check out Careers in Tennis, where you can search for jobs for free or post job or internship openings.
Tennis on TV
Keep Up on Tennis Channel Programming
Can’t get enough tennis? With live events, taped classics, and signature programming, check out what’s on Tennis Channel this week.