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

 

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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.

Summer Programs

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

Red Ball Summer Camp (Registration Form)
Program is for beginner player who use sponge or red ball. Ages 5-8 yrs old.
June 18 - August 9, 2018
Hampden Park
Monday - Thursday 9:00a.m. - 9:45a.m.
Cost: $30/resident, $45/non-resident, includes T-shirt

Extended Day Program (Registration Form)
Program is for red ball players who wish to extend their day doing a variety of activities including arts & crafts, reading and games.
June 18 - August 9, 2018
Hampden Park
Monday - Thursday 9:00a.m. - 9:45a.m. - Red ball tennis
Monday - Thursday 9:45a.m. - 12:00p.m. - Extended day activities

Cost: $70/resident, $95/non-resident, includes lunch

Futures Camp (Registration Form)
Program is for beginner-intermediate players who use orange, green or yellow ball. Ages 9 & over.
June 18 - August 9, 2018
Hampden Park
Monday - Thursday 9:30a.m. - 12:00p.m.
Cost: $55/resident, $75/non-resident, includes T-shirt and lunch

Competitive Training I (Registration Form)
This is a fun and energetic pathway to JTT, tournament & competitive tennis
Limited space available (24 max).
June 18 - August 9, 2018
Monday & Wednesday -9:30a.m. - 11:30a.m. - Albright
Tuesday & Thursday - 9:30a.m. - 11:30a.m. - City Park
Cost: $100/resident, $125/non-resident, includes T-shirt

Match Play (Registration Form)
This is for tournament level players.  Round robin match play.
June 18-August 11, 2018
Hampden Park
Monday & Wednesday - 5:30p.m. - 7:00p.m.
Saturdays - 10:00a.m - 12:00p.m
Cost: $75/resident, $100/non-resident

Ballers (Registration Form)
Program is for advanced HS/college level players with focus on preparing for tournament play.
June 19 - August 11, 2018
Hampden Park
Tuesday & Thursday -  6:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.
Saturday 10:00a.m. - 12:00p.m.
Cost: $100/resident, $125/non-resident, includes T-shirt

Team Tennis
Program is for players who use orange, green or yellow ball.
Must be able to score and rally. Talk to your instructor about enrolling.
July 6 - August 10, 2018
Hampden Park
Friday 9:00a.m. - 12:00p.m.
Free for registered summer program participants

Adult Program (Registration Form)
June 18- August 8, 2018
Hampden Park
Monday & Wednesday 7:00p.m. - 8:30p.m.
Cost: $60/resident, $80/non-resident

LEAGUE SCHEDULES

 "El" COR League 2018
(El COR Schedule)

"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)


TOURNAMENTS

The Reading Open: City Tournament
JUNIORS AND ADULTS NON-SANCTIONED:
Registration Deadline July 31 11:59pm

Tournament Director: Ryan Knarr

Dates: August 3-5, 2018 Tournament

Locations: Hampden Park (Main Site), Albright College, Angelica Park

Organizations: BCTA, Reading Recreation Commission COR Tennis

https://tennislink.usta.com/tournaments/TournamentHome/Tournament.aspx?T=209250
NO USTA MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED (Tournament is non-sanctioned)
SIGNUP ONLINE USING THIS LINK FOR ALL ADULT & JUNIORS

The Reading City Tournament SR-L5: BG 16s
Registration Deadline: Friday July 27 11:59pm
USTA membership required
BG16U Doubles
https://tennislink.usta.com/Tournaments/TournamentHome/Tournament.aspx?T=220744

The Reading City Tournament  Singles SR-L5 16s
Registration Deadline: Wednesday July 25th 11:59pm
USTA Membership required
BG 16U Singles
https://tennislink.usta.com/Tournaments/TournamentHome/Tournament.aspx?T=220621


ENTRY FEE FOR READING CITY TOURNAMENT Adults & Juniors (non-sanctioned)
$40.00/ 3 draws or more
$20.00/singles
$10.00/doubles per player

ENTRY FEE FOR SR-L5 BG16s:
$13.00/Doubles
$59.63/Singles

READING OPEN CITY TOURNAMENT ADULT DRAWSOpen 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
Father/Son Doubles
Father/Daughter Doubles

READING OPEN CITY TOURNAMENT JUNIOR DRAWS
10U Singles (orange ball)
12U Singles, Doubles
14U Singles, Doubles
18U Singles, Doubles
18U Mixed Doubles

Questions: Please email berkscountytennis@gmail.com or contact via phone: COR Tennis Director: Larry Zerbe: 484-769-3832


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 29, 2018
Friday, July 20, 2018
Friday, August 10, 2018
Hampden Park - 7:00p.m.-9:30p.m

Awards

2017 USTA EPD Volunteer of the Year - Carroll "Chip" Fossett

2017 USTA EPD #1 Ranked Junior 12's - Zachary Schrader

2017 USTA Middle States Premier Provider - CTA

2017 BCTA Hall of Fame Inductee - Larry Zerbe

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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