This Year’s US Open Will Have A Different Look And Feel

WASHINGTON, August 19, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) No other US Open in history has ever been staged during the middle of a global health pandemic. Because of COVID-19, this year’s US Open, which begins August 31 at the USTA Billie […]

USTA Statement On Event Cancellations

USTA Press Release, July 14, 2020 Due to the situation surrounding COVID-19, the USTA has canceled a number of National level events scheduled to be held in August. The decision to cancel was made with guidance from the USTA Medical […]

US Open To Host Wheelchair Tennis Competition

USTA Press Release, June 24, 2020 The USTA today announced that the 2020 US Open Wheelchair Tennis Competition will be held September 10-13 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing, N.Y., its traditional place on the […]

Strict Protocols, No Fans, US Open Is Officially On

WASHINGTON, June 16, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) The 2020 US Open is officially on – albeit with strict protocols and without fans. At 11:49 a.m. EDT (5:59 p.m. CEST) Tuesday, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo tweeted: “The US Open will be held in […]

Amid Pandemic, USTA Announces Comprehensive Reorganization

WASHINGTON, June 10, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) On Monday, the United States Tennis Association made sweeping changes to its organization. In an effort to reorganize and prioritize its structure while growing the game and service to the broader tennis industry, […]

USTA Announces Next Phase Of Support For Tennis Industry

WHITE PLAINS, April 16, 2020 (USTA Press Release) The USTA today announced a comprehensive suite of programs to support the tennis industry, which is battling the devastating impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.  This announcement is the second phase of ongoing […]

USTA Statement: Time To Take Collective Pause From Playing Tennis

WASHINGTON, April 4, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) The coronavirus crisis is creating challenges for everyone across the globe, including those who enjoy playing tennis. On Friday, the United States Tennis Association (USTA) issued a statement on the safety of playing tennis […]