Tennis Resources

Here are some useful links to important information and the websites of our friends.

The Rules of Tennis

Rules of Tennis PDF We should all know the rules. You can read the important stuff in about 15 minutes! Thanks to USTA for permission to use this PDF.

The Tennis Code

The Code PDF Even shorter than the Rules, this is what we need to make tennis fun and sporting. Thanks to USTA for permission to use this PDF.

Tennis Skill Level Definitions

Tennis Skill Level Definitions PDF Just a page long, use this to rate yourself so you can play with people at your level. Thanks to USTA for permission to use this PDF.

Related Organizations

Inner City Tennis  Our good friends at InnerCity Tennis provide many of the indoor courts for STPC. Some of our members volunteer with ICT to help with their programs for young people.

St. Paul Urban Tennis  This fine organization serves St. Paul youth – “Teaching Life Skills And Developing Character Through The Game Of Tennis.”

USTA Northern Section  We partner with USTA Northern to encourage tennis participation for youth and seniors.

USTA  The national organization for tennis.

Gopher Tennis  This is the website for all University of Minnesota sports. We love the Men’s and Women’s Tennis. These teams play at the Baseline Tennis Center on the U of M campus. Admission free for the best tennis in town.

Web Search Suggestions

You can also easily do web searches to find many other interesting sites, such as for the major tournaments (Australian Open, French Open, etc.), the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP – men’s professional tennis), the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA – women’s professional tennis), etc.