USTA Eastern is a not-for-profit community service organization whose mission is to promote and develop the growth of tennis. One of 17 geographic sections of the United States Tennis Association, the governing body of tennis in the United States, USTA Eastern boasts over 48,000 members throughout all of New York, Northern New Jersey and Greenwich, Connecticut. The section also establishes and maintains rules of fair play, high standards of sportsmanship and represents, in its jurisdiction, the programs and policies of the USTA.
Focused on growing tennis participation, USTA Eastern is working to stimulate demand, enhance play opportunities and ensure ease of accessibility for all that wish to engage in this wonderful sport of a lifetime.
Fostering a tennis environment that is more inclusive and inviting to all people provides everyone in the sport with a diverse, rewarding, and fulfilling lifestyle. USTA Eastern is committed to increasing multicultural participation across all levels of the organization.
A truly unique sport, tennis can be played by everyone. It’s no longer just a country club sport. Tennis is played around the country in private and public clubs, on courts in public parks and schoolyards. It can even be played with portable nets in gymnasiums and recreation, senior, and rehabilitation centers. From preschoolers to senior citizens, the exercises, drills, and equipment can be modified to provide a safe and healthy workout for all ages.
From the competition and friendship in your local area to the glamour and stars of the US Open, at USTA Eastern tennis is-
More than a game. It’s a lifestyle.