Undoubtedly, NYC Kids didn't wait for Anthony Evrard to play tennis. "But before, it was usually on adult courts, with racquets that were too big and balls that were too heavy for them."
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.