Finding a youth tennis league is surprisingly difficult in 2024, even as the sport continues to grow in the United States. This list showcases youth tennis leagues across major cities in the United States. Most of the featured junior leagues are run through the USTA’s JTT program.
Footwork is often overlooked by parents and coaches alike. The fact of the matter is learning and enforcing proper footwork is more important for children than older players. By learning proper footwork from a young age, kids will have much more fluid and natural movements when playing tennis competitively. Here are our 5 favorite footwork drills.
Forehand groundstrokes are the most commonly hit shots in tennis. Hence, it’s imperative that your child understands the fundamentals. This guide shows you, the parent, how to teach your junior player to hit multiple types of forehand groundstrokes depending on their age.
Getting your kids into tennis is the easy part. Children tend to fall in love with the sport shortly after being introduced. Just like other junior sports, however, external factors can lead to a loss of interest. One of the most common questions we receive, is “how to keep them interested?”