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

The Rules of Tennis

Rules of Tennis 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 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.

Exercise and Videos

Exercise and Videos Especially important when we can't play tennis, here are exercises you can do at home, plus inspiring videos of great matches and technique.

Tennis Skill Level Definitions

Tennis Skill Level Definitions 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, Clubs, Facilities

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.

Fred Wells Tennis and Education Center Fred Wells Tennisworks (TW) is the youth development continuum at the heart of their objective to inspire youth to thrive on and off the court. All TW programming is offered to students at no cost!

St. Paul Indoor Tennis (SPIT) The doors for St. Paul Indoor Tennis opened in 1966 and continues to this day by offering group and individual lessons, drills, and a variety of leagues. Additionally, court time is available. Please contact 651-774-2121 for further information.

St. Paul Urban Tennis (SPUT)  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.