At least 1,500 tennis facilities around the U.S. are expected to participate in Play Tennis Month, with a goal of burning a combined 10 million calories on the tennis court. To support the initiative, tennis providers can register their location as a participating site, so consumers can find nearby locations and programs. Tennis industry partners are working […]
At the 10th Annual Tennis Industry Association Tennis Forum, held August 28, it was reported that total U.S. tennis participation grew 0.6% from 2015 to 2016, with a 7.2% increase in youth tennis players and a 16.7% increase in Cardio Tennis players. But millennials remain an elusive group, as they are “less active, addicted to […]
According to the latest annual sports participation study by the Physical Activity Council, cardio tennis was ranked the No. 1 sport in year-over-year growth, counting more than 2.12 million participants. The high-energy group fitness workout combines tennis with cardiovascular exercise. More and more Americans are choosing Cardio Tennis, a high-energy group fitness workout that combines […]
According to the Physical Activity Council’s report, cardio tennis play ranked No. 1 in year-over-year growth, increasing to more than 2.12 million participants. Youth tennis also saw an increase in 2016, with 7.2% growth, driven primarily by the youngest players, ages 6 to 12. Among the bright spots in the most recent annual tennis participation […]
The inaugural ‘Tennis Tech Fair’ gave industry leaders and facility owners and managers a taste of the latest products helping to boost the sport.
Industry leaders at the 2016 State of the Tennis Industry Forum in Miami discussed “future thinking” initiatives to attract more players, which will include testing a short-court version of tennis called POP Tennis, and opening a 100-court, 63-acre USTA National Campus complex at Lake Nona in Orlando.