Court16 in Long Island City looks like a hot nightclub: The lights are dimmed, Top 40 hits blare through the speakers and glowing beams of light shoot up from the floor. But the clonks of tennis balls give it away: It’s a tennis facility for all ages, opening to the public on Tuesday.
Anthony Evrard, who was a nationally ranked player as a teen in his home country Belgium, opened his first Court16 location in Gowanus in 2014. Since then, he’s been looking to expand — and make playing tennis as fun as a night on the town.
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