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

 

Tennis


Tennis

Tennis
Tennis
Tennis
Tennis
Tennis
Tennis

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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 (Registration Form)
This is a 1 day a week program for beginner players who use sponge or RED BALL. Ages 5-8 yrs old.
September 7 - October 26, 2019
Saturday - 9:30a.m. - 10:15a.m. - Hampden Park (rain site 3rd & Spruce Rec Center)
Cost: $25/resident, $35/non-resident

9 & Over Futures - Fundamentals & Fitness (Registration Form)
This is a 3 day a week program for beginner-intermediate players who use ORANGE BALL.
September 4-October 26, 2019
Monday & Wednesday 5:30p.m. - 7:00p.m. - Hampden Park
Saturdays - 9:30a.m. - 11:00a.m. - Hampden Park
Cost: $50/resident, $75/non-resident

Ballers Program - (Registration Form)
This is a 3 day a week program for advanced players who use GREEN or YELLOW BALL and focusing on JTT or tournament play
September 3-October 26, 2019
Tuesday & Thursday 5:30p.m. - 7:00p.m. - Hampden Park
Saturdays - 11:00a.m. - 12:30p.m. - Hampden Park
Cost: $75/resident, $100/non-resident

Adult Program - (Registration Form)
This is a 2 day a week program for men and women of all playing levels.
September 4-October 28, 2019
Monday & Wednesday 7:00p.m. - 8:30p.m. - Hampden Park
Cost: $60/resident, $80/non-resident

 

Winter Programs-Session I

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

Red Ball (Registration Form)
This is a 1 day a week program for beginner players who use sponge or RED BALL.
Ages 5-8 yrs old.
November 2 - December 21, 2019 (No program Nov 30)
Saturday - 9:00a.m. - 10:00a.m. - 3rd & Spruce Rec Center
Cost: $25/resident, $35/non-resident

9 & Over Futures - Fundamentals & Fitness (Registration Form)
This is a 3 day a week program for beginner-intermediate players who use ORANGE BALL.
November 2-December 21, 2019 (No program Nov 25-30 & Dec 16)
Monday & Wednesday 4:30p.m. - 6:00p.m. - Millmont Elementary
Saturdays - 10:00a.m. - 11:30a.m. - 3rd & Spruce Recreation Center
Cost: $40/resident, $60/non-resident

Adult Program - (Registration Form)
This is a 1 day a week program for intermediate/advance playing levels.
Limited Space (8)
October 24 - December 19, 2019 (No program Nov 28)

Thursdays 7:00p.m. - 8:30p.m. - Spring Valley YMCA
Cost: $50/resident, $60/non-resident

 

SCHOOL CLUBS

Tennis Club
This program takes place wither before or 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 2019 - February 2020
Cost: $35/includes shirt, $45 includes shirt & racquet
Location: Millmont, 13th & Green, 10th & Penn, Riverside, Northwest EL, Tyson Schoenor
Days and times vary - call 610.655.6067 or matthew.lubas@readingpa.gov for more information


LEAGUE SCHEDULES

 "El" COR League 2019
(El COR Schedule)

 "El" COR League 2018
(El COR Schedule)

"El" COR League 2017
(El COR Schedule)

 "El" COR League 2016
(El COR Schedule)


AWARDS

2018-19 USTA Middle States Premier Provider - Schools

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



Links

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

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

 

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