Fall River Community Tennis Association: Welcome

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Welcome to the Fall River Community Tennis Association

The Fall River Community Tennis Association (FRCTA) was started by local tennis enthusiasts with a mission to promote tennis participation in the Fall River area. 

The FRCTA is funded through a start-up grant from the United States Tennis Association (USTA).
Members of FRCTA will advocate for the renovation of the city's tennis courts, tennis programming in schools, and increased adult participation.

FRCTA is sponsoring USTA Jr. Team Tennis, Quickstart Tennis for Children, The Strickman Cup Doubles Tournament, a Singles & DoubleLeague, and the Fall River Open Tennis Tournament.

 

For general information contact Jeff Chace (401) 835-3768 or email him at: jeffchace06@cox.net.

For more information about fall/winter programs at Dartmouth Indoor Tennis please call (508) 993-4811, this includes a junior ladder and a high school tennis clinic.  

 

2013  WORKSHOPS - LEAGUES - CAMPS - TOURNAMENTS - & MORE...


CO-ED DOUBLES TEAM LEAGUES: Team Tennis Format
      Dates:
League Starts June 5th and ends August 9th
                All matches are scheduled at Durfee High School on 
                Tuesday & Thursday evenings from
5:30-7:30 PM
     REGISTER: Deadline May 25th
                       Players can sign up individually or with a team.
      Teams:  4.0, 3.5 and 3.0 NRPA Levels

     FEES: $20.00 Registration Fee includes FRCTA membership and 20% discount on FRCTA sponsored events.


10 and Under Tennis: 
      Dates: July 10 thru August 16 

     Tuesdays & Thursdays from 6:00-7:00 pm @ Durfee High School  
     Non Residents $40 (Fall River Residents FREE)  

     

USTA Jr. Team Tennis Summer & Winter
: 14 & Under Intermediate and Advanced, 18 & Under Intermediate and Advanced Leagues. Players must be USTA Jr. Members.  Scholarships available for Fall River Residents.  
      SUMMER LEAGUES: Matches are Fridays, plus 1 Wednesday  (July-August) from 1:00-3:00 pm 
     June 22th 
Registration Deadline
     July 5th - first Jr. Team Tennis Match
      August 6th - RI/SE MA playoffs 8:00-3:00 at Slater Park, Pawtucket, RI
      August 14th-15th - NE sectional playoffs in CT 
 
     WINTER LEAGUES
     November 5th - first Jr Team Tennis Match
      March 24th & 31th - RI/SE MA playoffs at Centre Court, Riverside, RI



THE STRICKMAN CUP
: Team Tournament on clay at the Fetherdic Club, in memory of local tennis legend, Leo Strickman. USTA Team Combo Format. (1 Singles and 2 Doubles)
     July 16th-6:00pm Entry Deadline - Proceeds for childrens camp scholarhips 
      July 18th-22nd
 Match Dates
     Entry Fee: $30.00 per person.
   Call for details.


SUMMER JUNIOR PLAYER DEVELOPMENT TENNIS PROGRAM: Ages 12-17 will experience an intensive camp to prepare them for high school and USTA Jr Team tennis play.  Monday  thru Thursdays from 1-3:00 pm. 
     DATES: July 8 - August 15 from 1:00 pm- 3:00 pm @ Durfee High School  
     FEE:       $150.00 Fall River residents, 300.00 non-residents, Scholarships available for Fall River Residents from the Fall River Tennis & Education Foundation 

      

FALL RIVER OPEN August 15-18
: Men's & Women's Doubles A & B, Men's & Women's A, B, C & Age 45 and Over Singles, Mixed Open Doubles, and Junior Singles Ages 11-15. 
      DEALINE: 
August 13rd 4:00 pm Entry Deadline 
     
LOCATION:  Tournament Held @ Durfee High School
      FEES:
$40 doubles team, $25 singles, $10 Children



 


Download our 2013 Program Brochures Today! 
 


Handout: Fall River CTA Programs Summer 2013