See the Cute Alpha Industries x Court 16 Flight Jacket for Kids and Adults

See the Cute Alpha Industries x Court 16 Flight Jacket for Kids and Adults

Alpha Industries and the newly launched Court 16 have teamed up for their first-ever collaboration. The apparel brand and the New York City tennis court have released a cute bomber jacket in sizes for both kids and adults. The Flight Jacket features removable patches on a soft navy blue fabric, perfect for keeping warm in between games of tennis.


Earth Day Event Held in Brooklyn Tennis Center

Earth Day Event Held in Brooklyn Tennis Center

A Tennis center in Brooklyn is swinging its focus on helping the planet in honor of Earth Day.

Court 16 in Gowanus celebrated by providing eco-friendly activities Sunday.

Kids got to color and make cardboard bracelets.

Parents were asked to bring their old cell phones so they could be re-recycled.

Of course the event included tennis and everyone attending got to play for free.

Why We Play Tennis

Why We Play Tennis

 It's hard to find places to play in the city, but we found Court 16. It's an indoor, kid-friendly tennis court, located in Brooklyn.  My girls were nervous to play at first, however, I asked them to channel inspiration from the world's greatest tennis sisters: Venus and Serena.

5 New Kid-Approved Places to Play in New York City

5 New Kid-Approved Places to Play in New York City

Like its sister location in Gowanus, this indoor tennis facility in LIC offers child-sized courts, all built with a special cushioned surface that's easy on growing joints. Group tennis, private sessions and tennis conditioning classes are offered for kids ages three to 11 (they're broken into groups and taught specifically to their age levels). You can even schedule a free trial! They also offer Friday night movies where kids can hit some balls, eat pizza and watch a flick, and special family weekends. 

Brooklyn tennis club Court 16 caters to players with visual impairments

Brooklyn tennis club Court 16 caters to players with visual impairments

Court 16 wants to make tennis accessible to everyone — including people with visual impairments.Through its Sound of Tennis program, the Gowanus tennis facility provides the opportunity for people who typically might not be able to play the sport to pick up a racket and get swinging.

Court 16 Opens Kid-Friendly Tennis Spot in Long Island City

Court 16 Opens Kid-Friendly Tennis Spot in Long Island City

When it comes to family-friendly amenities, Long Island City is experiencing a boom. From inventive play spaces to sprawling parks and cool tot spots, there's plenty to see and do, including a brand-new tennis facility, Court 16.

Four years after opening its flagship location in Gowanus, Brooklyn, Court 16 has opened a new indoor tennis complex geared toward the kids who are rapidly taking over this neighborhood's sidewalks. With nine tennis courts of varying kid-friendly sizes, there's something for tennis players of all ages at this new spot.

COURT 16 PREVIEWS LED TENNIS COURTS

COURT 16 PREVIEWS LED TENNIS COURTS

A new tennis facility in Queens is serving up lessons for the whole family. Court 16 will open a new facility under the Queensboro Bridge later this month. The space has glass floors with different sized LED tennis courts underneath.

New tennis club in Long Island City will offer classes for children and parents

New tennis club in Long Island City will offer classes for children and parents

A new tennis club opening in Long Island City will teach both children and parents the fundamentals of the sport on the first tennis facility to feature customized glass courts with LED marking lines.

This New York Tennis Court is Built Just for Families

This New York Tennis Court is Built Just for Families

New York parents, we’ve got your kid’s next sport lined up right here: this month Court 16 is inaugurating the first tennis court built specifically for families. The tennis company currently operates its flagship tennis court in Gowanus, Brooklyn and will open a new location in Long Island City, Queens. And this location will feature not only innovative technology like LED courts, but also specialized programs.