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Reading Recreation Commission
320 S. 3rd St.
Reading, PA 19602
Phone: 610-655-6201
Fax: 610-655-6130

 

Tennis

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Tennis
Tennis
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Tennis
Tennis

Serve it Up for OUR CITY TOURNAMENT  (Tournament Flyer)

*Entry Fee includes lunch and pool pass to Schlegel Pool on August 26.  Pool open to participants and guest only!

Guest pass may be purchased for $10.

Adult Pro Am Round Robin (Registration Form)
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Hampden Park
7:00 p.m.
Cost: $20/pp

14 & Under Round Robin (Registration Form)
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Hampden Park
9:00 a.m.
Cost: $10/pp

Open Doubles Round Robin (Registration Form)
Saturday, August 26, 2017
Hampden Park
10:00 a.m.
Cost: $20/pp

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Mission

  • Make available the game of tennis that emphasizes fun, increase wellness & self-esteem and teaches life skills that participants can carry over to their everyday lives.

Fall Programs

*Please note city residents are those residing within the boundaries of the Reading School District.

Red Ball Tennis (Registration Form)
This program is designed for red ball players ages 5-8 yrs old.
September 9 - October 14, 2017
Cost: $25/resident, $35/non-resident
Saturdays - Hampden Park - 9:30a.m.-10:15a.m.

9 & Over Futures-Orange (Registration Form)
This is a 4 day a week program.  Program is designed for intermediate players who use orange ball.
September 5 - October 14, 2017
Cost: $75/resident, $100/non-resident
Tuesday,Wednesday, Thursday - Hampden Park - 5:30p.m. - 7:00p.m.
Saturdays - Hampden Park - 9:30a.m. - 10:45a.m. (JTT)

9 & Over Futures-Green (Registration Form)
This is a 4 day a week program.  Program is designed for intermediate players who use green ball.
September 5 - October 14, 2017
Cost: $75/resident, $100/non-resident
Tuesday,Wednesday, Thursday - Hampden Park - 5:30p.m. - 7:00p.m.
Saturdays - Hampden Park - 10:30a.m. - 12:00p.m. (JTT)

High School Ballers-Yellow (Registration Form)
This is a 4 day a week program.  Players are advanced level, with focus on fitness & preparing for tournament play.
September 5 - October 14, 2017
Cost: $75/resident, $100/non-resident
Tuesday,Wednesday, Thursday - Hampden Park - 5:30p.m. - 7:00p.m.
Saturdays - Hampden Park - 10:30a.m - 12:00p.m. (JTT)

Adult Tennis Session II (Registration Form)
This is a 2 day a week program for adult of all playing levels.
August 14 - October 4, 2017
$50/resident, $70/non-resident
Monday & Wednesday - Hampden Park - 7:00p.m.-8:30p.m.

School Tennis Clubs-Registration information coming soon!!

Early Bird Tennis Club
This program takes place before school and is only available to students enrolled at their respective school. Your child will learn the values of sportsmanship, fair play and exercise.
November 2017 - March 2018
Cost: $35
Location: Northwest Elementary, Riverside Elementary, Tyson Schoener Elementary, 13th & Green Elementary,Northwest MS & Northeast MS.
Days and times vary - call 610.655.6067 or matthew.lubas@readingpa.gov for more information

After School Tennis Club
This program takes place after school and is only available to students enrolled at their respective school. Your child will learn the values of sportsmanship, fair play and exercise.
November 2017 - March 2018
Cost: $35
Location: Millmont Elementary
Days and times vary - call 610.655.6067 or matthew.lubas@readingpa.gov for more information

Special Events

Family Friday Night Lights
Bring the whole family out to these FREE events filled with tennis, games and food under the lights.
Friday, June 16, 2017
Friday, July 7, 2017
Friday, July 21, 2017
Friday, August 4, 2017
Hampden Park - 7:00p.m.-9:30p.m

Leagues/Tournaments 

2017 Reading City Open
http://tennislink.usta.com/tournaments/TournamentHome/Tournament.aspx?T=204824

ENTRY FEE:
$40 - 3 draws or more
$20/singles
$10/doubles per player

ENTRY DEADLINE: Tuesday, July 25 11:59am

ADULT DRAWS
Men's Open Singles
Men's Open Doubles
Mixed Open Doubles
Women's Open Singles
Women's Open Doubles
35+ Men's & Women's Singles
45+ Women's Men's Doubles
55+ Men's Doubles

FAMILY DRAWS
Father/Son Doubles
Mother/Son Doubles
Father/Daughter Doubles
Mother/Daughter Doubles

JUNIOR DRAWS
10U Singles (orange ball)
12U Singles, Doubles
14U Singles, Doubles
18U Singles, Doubles
18U Mixed Doubles
14U Mixed Doubles

Questions? Please email berkscountytennis@gmail.com or call tournament director Ryan Knarr 610-451-2401

"El" COR League 2017
(El COR Schedule)

 "El" COR League 2016
(El COR Schedule)

2016 Berks Winter Junior Team Tennis League
(JTT 18U & 14U Schedule)

Awards

2017 USTA Middle States Premier Provider - CTA

2016 Tennis Industry Magazine, Park & Rec Agency of the Year

2016 Pennsylvania Recreation and Park Society (PRPS) Excellence in Recreation & Parks

2016 USTA Middle States Premier Provider - CTA

2016 BCTA HAll of Fame Inductee - Russ Moore

2015 USTA Middle States Premier Provider - CTA

2015 USTA EPD Media Award - Tyler Washington

2015 18U Berks & District Champion, Section Runner-Up

2015 14U Berks Champion, District Runner-Up

2014 USTA EPD Pro of the Year- Larry Zerbe

2014 18U Berks & District Champion, Section Runner-Up

2013 USTA Middle States Media Excellence Award - David Emkey

2013 USTA EPD Media Award - David Emkey

2013 USTA 18U Berks & District Champion, Section Runner-Up

2013 Named in Tennis magazine as organization who efforts have made a difference in the world

2012 USTA Middle States Junior Volunteer of the Year- Mara Trifoi

2012 USTA EPD Courage Award - Russ Moore

2012 USTA 14U Berks & District Champion, Section Runner-Up

2011 USPTA Middle States Professional of the Year - Larry Zerbe

2011 USTA Middle States NJTL Chapter of the Year

2011 USTA 14U Berks, District & Section Runner-Up

2010 USTA 12U Berks, District & Section Champion

2009 USTA Middle States NJTL Chapter of the Year

2009 USTA NJTL of the Year

2005 USTA EPD Organization of the Year


Don’t miss our monthly COR television show on BCTV http://www.bctv.org  the first Tuesday of every month at 6:00 p.m.


Links

https://www.youtube.com/user/CORTennis
https://www.facebook.com/cortennis
http://www.berkscountytennis.com  

For more information email matthew.lubas@readingpa.gov or call  610.655.6067

 

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