NYJTL programs live at the intersection of tennis and learning.

Through NYJTL programs, children and teens from disadvantaged neighborhoods:DSC_0868

  • Engage in vigorous physical exercise—an opportunity that’s too rare for urban youngsters
  • Master challenging physical skills
  • Learn perseverance, stamina, and the value of hard work
  • Become adept at a sport that can lead to scholarships and career opportunities
  • Get academic support
  • Learn the life skills they need to succeed in school and beyond

Our tennis programs promote learning, and our education programs integrate tennis. NYJTL programs help children grow healthier, smarter, stronger, more self-confident, and more successful.