hard to get a good partner of similar level and a good
game. TennisNYC.com tennis league does everything for
me. I don't have to email and call strangers all day and night to get a
game! I just bring my racquet and I'm ready to go! I even
get my partner's profile and photo from my email box the night before my
match!!! For a
very small league fee, you can't beat that!" -
members are not super competitive and they are all nice and well
educated!!!. I like that. Almost everyone is playing tennis
for fun and exercise and to de-stress from work!" - David
Great way to spend Wednesday night after a
hectic day of work!!!
(photo L-R) League members: Dan, Chris, Jean,
Steven and Ross played tennis last Wednesday
night, Feb 8, 2006 to get some exercise and have
Dr. Joe DeRose (photo above) def Lee Duong 6-3
last Monday, Feb 6, 2006. Joe has a great
backhand form: he bends his knees, turns his
shoulder, keeps his eye on the ball, takes his
racquet back and generates good racquet speed to
create power on his shot! Go, Dr. Joe!!!
Sunday night doubles!
Photo above shows some league members who
played last Sunday night doubles, March 12, 2006.
(L-R) Sanjith, Jerry, Kyoko, Bryan, Joe and Amilee.
Is this a HAPPY tennis CROWD or what? Sore
(Photo above L-R) Roman, Abdul, Joe,
David, Sanjith, Brandy and Elizabeth were some of
the league members who played round robin tennis
and cardio last Friday night, March 11, 2006. They
hit hundreds of tennis balls! "We're going to
sleep well tonight!" Did you know that
Joe Zara, the Italian hunk in the middle, traveled
all the way from Long Island to play in the
The Italian Flying Tomato Sauce from Brooklyn
is back in action!
(photo above 2nd from left) made his return to the
TennisNYC.com Winter league on Friday, February
17, 2006. He has not played since the summer
and is looking to return to the stellar form that
led him to his many thrilling wins during the
Winter 2005 season. Eric Jin and Joe played
2 competitive sets of singles with Eric taking the
match 6-4, 6-1. Joe said, "I always enjoy
playing Eric because he's a great sportsman and a
tough competitor." The first set was
very tight despite Joe's absence from the game.
After the match with Eric, Joe hit balls
with Brandy and Nikki. He said smiling,
"The ladies of TennisNYC.com really ran me
ragged...They are all good players! I had a lot of
fun hitting with them and hope to do so again real
Another successful Friday night (Feb 17) of cardio
and round robin tennis (photo above)
Great Singles Match!!!
(photo L-R) Ami, Nikki, Joe and Steven played
singles last Wednesday night, Feb 15, 2006. Ami
def. Nikki 6-4 while Steven def. Joe 6-3.
"This is a lot of fun!" Ami said after
the match. "We should do this more
TennisNYC is fun, players are good with no
attitude! We play to de-stress from work and to
have great exercise because the gym can be very
boring sometimes. Photo above shows some league
members who played last Fri night, Feb 24, 2006
(l-r) Bryan, David, Jim, Niki, Jerry, Matthew and
TennisNYC! TennisNYC! Photo above shows some
league players who played last Wed night, Jan 25,
Dan is shown
above with some league members who played last Jan
Moyers (photo right) lives in Atlanta but come
to NYC often. He is a retired military
engineer and enjoys playing tennis a lot! "I
will come to NYC more often this summer and plan
to play with other league members in Central
Park!" he said.
proud father of a six year old tennis player!
Pablo Melasecca stumbled upon TennisNYC
website looking for a place for his 6 year old son
to play tennis all year round. However,
being a tennis player himself, he decided to try
the league not only to work on his game but also
more importantly to lose weight. "I could use
the work out as I am trying to do my best to lose
weight," he confided. Surprisingly,
Pablo is an excellent tennis player, a great
competitor and has a warm friendly personality!
Welcome to the league, Pablo!
Cardio tennis aims to improve your
conditioning, agility, footwork, timing and
Photo above shows some of the league players
who played during the cardio tennis drills work
out and round robin of singles/doubles and hitting
last Friday night, Jan 27, 2006. (L-R) Girish
Bhakoo, Janice Vrana, Dina Jordan, David Hock,
Jason Li and Yu Otani.
TENNISNYC.COM tennis league is like one BIG
Photo above shows some of the league members who
played round robin singles and doubles last Sunday
night, Dec 4, 2005. Everyone had a great time!!!
TennisNYC.com CARDIO Tennis drills is Fun!
(L-R) Robin, Jean, Stephen and Sanjith did an
hour of intense heart pumping cardio tennis drills last Wednesday night,
Dec 7 then played more than an hour of round robin doubles.
TennisNYC.com cardio tennis drills is a great way to release work/winter
stress to keep you healthy!!! They hit hundreds and hundreds of tennis
balls non-stop from different areas of the tennis court!!!
Advanced Level TennisNYC.com league members have
(L-R) Martin, Otani and Fred
We play tennis for fun, exercise and to de-stress
from our demanding day jobs!
Most of our league members are nice people from
all walks of life! We emphasize friendships,
tolerance, understanding and unity of all races!
Sal Hendrycks (photo above left) tries a running
backhand shot during his 2 hour TennisNYC.com
singles match against Chris Bien last Friday
night, Nov 25, 2005. Chris def Sal in 3 sets 3-6
Great way to spend Sunday night this winter!
Stay active this winter! Play tennis indoors! It's
a lot of fun!!!
(Photo L-R) Winter league members: Alan Yeung,
Chris Bien, Varun, Gopal (seated) Rahul Kumar and
Henry Sanchez played tennis indoors last Nov 20,
Sunday night from 6pm to 8:30pm during the
TennisNYC round robin of singles and doubles!!! For
scores, click here
TennisNYC.com league members (photo above) played
tennis last Friday night, indoors, Dec 2.
TennisNYC.com league members get the best value
for their money: FREE intense cardio tennis
good exercise, stress-free games, nice and
friendly players with no tennis attitude!!!
At TennisNYC.com, we play tennis with no
TennisNYC league members played tennis indoors
last Saturday night (L-R) Albert, Alan Yeung,
Jerry Hao and Susan Lung
She is YOUNG AT HEART!
Linda Fitzpatrick likes to be around young
people. "It makes me feel young! I want to
feel like I'm 19 again!" she said during her
evaluation/drills prior to joining the
league. Linda has a great personality, very
enthusiastic, and very much into tennis. She
plays tennis at least 3 to 4 times per week and
she can't seem to get enough. "I just
recently joined a singles league and I love
it," she said. Welcome to the winter league,
Why hang out in a dark bar this
Tennis is a great exercise and a nice way to meet
(Photo L-R) Lynne Baione, Jane Park,
Jericho Razon and Allison Hickerson played tennis
indoors last Oct 22, 2005.
NICE FOREHAND FOLLOW THROUGH, Ana!!!
Photo above shows Ana Balquiedra, a TennisNYC
league member hitting with Robin last Nov 28,
Monday night during the round robin global warming
Dana Lilli, the former High School State
Dana worked up a sweat hitting with Yu Otani, a
former College Tennis Player from Tokyo, Japan
last Nov 28, 2005.
"She is a very good player!" - Otani
comments about Dana's game.
The English Gentleman from London
Paul Teague (photo above) just moved to NYC
from London where he played tennis for more than
20 years! Paul is an excellent tennis player, in
great shape and very good physical conditioning!
"I would like to play tennis through the
winter!" he said. Welcome to the league,
The Serena Williams of TennisNYC.com tennis
Dina Jordan started playing tennis since she
was a young girl. "My whole family in into
sports!" she said. Dina is talented, has
great coordination, excellent tennis fundamentals
and presently working hard to improve on her
physical conditioning. Dina works as a
Senior Publicist and this January 2006 will
publish her own magazine!
TV Marketing Executive who loves playing tennis
Dave Suskin (photo above) is a 4.5 player,
uses an old model Wilson Pro Staff racquet, has a
very cool personality, plays with no attitude and
dislikes very serious tennis players.
"I joined a USTA sanctioned 4.5 league in the
past and I didn't like it because players were too
serious," he said. Dave has a great
spin serve, a very versatile player who can use
both one hand and two handed backhands.
Welcome to TennisNYC tennis league this
winter/spring 2006, Dave!
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