News and Updates
Sportime Randall’s Island, a relatively new 20-court tennis center in New York, has asked to postpone a committee vote on its potential expansion while it seeks to clear up what it considers to be c
Bob and Mike Bryan have broken John McEnroe’s record for the most weeks atop the individual doubles rankings. The top-ranked twins are tied with each other at 271 weeks.
Swiss superstar Roger Federer has become the seventh different man in the Open Era to earn 800 career match wins, following in the footsteps of Stefan Edberg (806), Andre Agassi (870), John McEnroe (8
From tennis.com, this is a great article about dominant USC Coach Peter Smith- whose Peter Smith Jr. Academy is also a Grips Member Club:
WIMBLEDON, England (AP)—When John Isner finally won the longest match in tennis history, he collapsed on the Wimbledon grass and then summoned one last burst of energy, springing to his feet to give
Barbora Zahlavova Strycova and Regina Kulikova have broken the record for the longest women's grand Slam match in history, with Zahlavova Strycova defeating Kulikova 7-6(5), 6-7(10), 6-3 in four hours
Tiger Woods has topped AP's list of athletes of the decade, with Lance Armstrong coming in second and Roger Federer third.
A unique program uses grip colors to help push new players to higher levels.
By Colette Lewis
Southern California junior development coaches Craig Cignarelli and Aaron Fox recognized a need for more structure and objectivity in their teaching methods, which led them to create the Grips Program
You know Billie Jean King as a tennis champion, feminist icon, gay rights activist and a breaker of boundaries (and a few rules in her day).