On Wednesday, October 29, 2014 New York Junior Tennis & Learning (NYJTL) held its 29th Annual Leadership Luncheon, honoring Doug Conant, Chairman of Avon Products and Founder of ConantLeadership, and Todd Martin, former World Top 5 professional tennis player and CEO of the International Tennis Hall of Fame & Museum. The event, at the Grand Hyatt in Manhattan was a huge success, raising close to $1.7 million, the majority of which will fund the completion of the Cary Leeds Center for Tennis & Learning.Read News Item »
More than 700 elementary school students from ACES after-school programs and Community Tennis Programs throughout New York City attended the Columbus Day Fall Festival at the future site of the Cary Leeds Center for Tennis & Learning in Crotona Park. The day’s activities were varied giving students had the opportunity to work out both their bodies and minds.Read News Item »
Free Tennis available for all between the ages of five and 18. Times and days may vary. Click below or on picture for specifics. Registration is ongoing for the entire session. To assure that this and other NYJTL Programs continue to be funded please click the picture and scroll down for information on how to help.Read News Item »
Ron Nano has been appointed General Manager of the Cary Leeds Center for Tennis & Learning, NYJTL’s new $26.5 million flagship tennis and community center in Crotona Park, which is scheduled to open in early 2015.“The Cary Leeds Center for Tennis & Learning will offer more than 6000 hours of tennis and numerous educational programs at no charge to the families in the community,” said Nano. “I am honored and excited to serve in this new role.”Read News Item »
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