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USTA Statement Regarding Russian And Belarusian Players

USTA Statement, June 14, 2022 The USTA will allow individual athletes from Russia and Belarus to compete in the 2022 US Open, but only under a neutral flag. Alongside the other Grand Slams, the ITF, the ATP and the WTA, […]

Lew Sherr Named USTA CEO And Executive Director

WHITE PLAINS, April 14, 2022 (USTA Press Release) The USTA announced that Lew Sherr, the current Chief Revenue Officer of the USTA, has been named USTA Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director. According to USTA Chairman of the Board and […]

Michael Dowse To Step Down As USTA CEO Next March

WHITE PLAINS, December 8, 2021 (USTA Press Release) Michael Dowse, who led the United States Tennis Association through two years of the COVID pandemic, during which the US Open was preserved and interest and participation in tennis dramatically rebounded, has […]

USTA Launches Initiative To Support Players’ Mental Health

USTA Press Release, August 24, 2021 The USTA, today announced the implementation of a number of initiatives aimed at providing the highest level of mental health support to professional tennis players. The USTA’s Mental Health Initiative will be an extension […]

Svajda, Krueger Win USTA Boys’ And Girls’ 18s Titles

ORLANDO, August 17, 2021 (USTA Press Release) Top American juniors Zachary Svajda (18; San Diego) and Ashlyn Krueger (17; Highland Village, Texas) won the USTA Boys’ and Girls’ 18s National Championships, respectively, this past weekend, each earning a wild card into the main draw […]

USTA Announces “Growing The Game” Grants

WHITE PLAINS, May 5, 2021 (USTA Press Release) The USTA today announced the next phase of its funding to continue rebuilding the sport of tennis. The initial funding effort began in April 2020 and was designed to provide immediate relief, […]

USTA And ITA Enter Into Strategic Alliance To Elevate College Tennis

USTA Press Release, March 25, 2021 The United States Tennis Association (USTA) and the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) have entered into a new strategic alliance that formalizes the two organizations’ ongoing collaboration to strengthen and elevate collegiate tennis. This alliance […]

U.S. Tennis Surges In 2020

WHITE PLAINS, February 12, 2021 (USTA Press Release) The USTA announced Thursday that tennis participation increased by 22% in 2020, with 21.64 million people hitting the courts according to recent data from the Physical Activity Council’s Participation (PAC) report produced […]