The Lacoste Junior Tennis Academy is a scholarship training and educational program for dedicated New York City juniors who wish to compete in local and national tournaments. The Academy aims to develop character, leadership skills and self-confidence through the discipline of advanced tournament-training. Fifty players ages 8-17 are selected at tryouts each May to participate in the 6-week summer training program held from July-August.
Please note that strict adherence by students and parents to NYS and CPF safety guidelines are required to participate in the program this year. These protocols are outlined in the application, and include:
When: Saturday, May 15
1:00 -2:30 PM (Ages 8-10)
2:00 -3:30 PM (Ages 11-13)
3 -4:30 PM (Ages 14-17)
Where: USTA/ Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, Flushing Meadows Park, Queens
Requirements: US citizens and NYC Residents 8-17 years old. Tennis shoes and racquet. Players must complete and submit a USTA Covid questionnaire the morning of the tryouts to be admitted to the facility (the questionnaire will be emailed before the tryouts)
If you would like to try out for our Summer 2021 Academy program, please complete the application by May 10 (Lacoste Junior Tennis Academy Application) Once registered, players will receive a confirmation email with more details on the tryouts.
If you have any questions or need more information please email firstname.lastname@example.org