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Chris Evert chosen to chair USTA Foundation's board

Chris Evert has been chosen to chair the USTA Foundation's board of directors, serving as a spokeswoman and ambassador for the U.S. Tennis Association's charitable arm. The 18-time Grand Slam champion and member of the International Tennis Hall of Fame takes over as chair from James Blake. She is looking forward to working to support USTA’s mission of bringing tennis and education together to change lives and inspire children to fulfill their dreams, both on and off the court. Evert, currently a tennis analyst on ESPN, partnered with the USTA Foundation in 2016 to set up the Jimmy Evert Fund,...

Japanese TV Show WOWOW visits Evert Tennis Academy & Naomi Osaka!

A few weeks ago , the Japanese TV Channel WOWOW visited the Evert Tennis Academy. Naomi Osaka, half Haitian and half Japanese tennis player, is currently one of the top ranked tennis players in the world! She is the first Japanese player ever to win a Grand Slam tournament. Naomi has been using the Evert Tennis Academy facilities for the last couple of weeks to get ready for the new 2019 season. We were so happy to have our Japanese guests and show them the Evert way of training! Naomi is a great inspiration to all of us. Our students...

Evert Alumni Gabriel Nemeth ranked ITA Number 1!

November 14, 2018 We are so proud to hear the success story of our Evert Alumn Gabriel Nemeth! Gabriel graduated from the Evert Tennis Academy in 2016 and went off to start his college tennis career at Penn State University. He has brought the team great results and is a key player on the team. Gabriel and his teammate Constant De La Bassetiere captured their second Doubles title this year at the Oracle ITA National Fall Championships. They are now ranked #1 in the ITA Division 1 Doubles Ranking. Congratulations to Gabriel and his teammate! Keep up the good work,...

Evert American ITF Tournament 2018

The Evert Tennis Academy is proud to host the Evert American ITF Tournament 2018. We had Evert Players competing in 3 of the 4 finals. Please see below for the Final Draws by clicking HERE .

New WTA Award named after Chris Evert!

New WTA Award named after Chris Evert! The Evert Tennis Academy’s own Chris Evert has been honored in a special way by the WTA on October 26 th 2018. WTA has named the World No.1 Chris Evert Trophy after the legendary tennis player. Simona Halep becomes the first recipient of the trophy during a ceremony at the BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore. Chris Evert became the first ever WTA World No.1 on November 6, 1975 and held onto the top ranking for 260 weeks, the fourth most in history of the WTA. Following the 1975 season that saw her make...

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