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We're a part of something BIG - the United States Tennis Association


The United States Tennis Association (USTA) is the national governing body for tennis in the United States.  A not-for-profit organization with more than 700,000 members, it invests 100% of its proceeds to promote and develop the growth of tennis, from the grass-roots to the professional level.  www,

The association was founded as the United States National Lawn Association in1881 to standardize the rules and regulations of tennis.  USTA offers nationwide programs for junior and adult league players for all skill levels as well as junior and adult tournaments for club players and professionals.  The USTA owns and runs the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in NYC which hosts the Grand Slam US Open each year.  In January 2017, the USTA opened the National USTA Campus, the new home for American tennis in Lake Nona, FL.

USTA Foundation, the charitable arm of the USTA, supports programs nationwide that leverage tennis and education and help those in need, primarily through the National Junior Tennis & Learning network, and also through efforts to assist Military Heroes and individuals with disabilities.

The USTA Southern Region is comprised of 9 states:  Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee with their office at 4685 Spalding Drive, Peachtree Corners, GA 30092 770-368-8200 

North Carolina Tennis Association promotes and supports tennis across North Carolina led by Executive Director Kelly Gaines and 10 full-time staff members.  Their office is located at 2709 Henry Street, Greensboro, NC 27401 (336) 852-8577  USTA NC Staff Directory

The North Carolina Tennis Foundation was organized in 1961 for the purpose of promoting tennis and later was responsible for forming its sister organization, the North Carolina Tennis Association. The Foundation provides financial support to many worthwhile tennis programs across the state. These programs include the National Junior Tennis & Learning (NJTL) Network, the NC State High School Championships, Wheelchair Tennis, and numerous grants.  Contact Andrew Waldrop, NCTF 2709 Henry St., Greensboro, NC 27405 (336) 852-8577

Rockingham County Tennis Association is one of 20 USTA community tennis associations in North Carolina and registered National Junior Tennis & Learning (NJTL) chapter. We are led by Executive Director, Shelby Rhyne.  PO Box 201, Madison, NC 27025 (614) 284-4716



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