Rochester Tennis Connection

Welcome to RTC

If you play tennis, or would like to play tennis, RTC is the place for you! We have programs for all levels and ages and are open to the public. RTC is where tennis and fun connect.

We have two locations:

Outdoor Site: The Outdoor Site (formerly known as Kutzky Tennis Center) is one of the top outdoor facilities in the state with 15 courts. The Tennis center is an ideal place for lessons, tournaments or just playing some tennis with your friends.

Indoor Site: The Indoor Site (formerly known as Rochester Indoor Tennis Club) is the only Rochester facility with Rebound-Ace court surface. This court surface is the same as used at the US Open and unlike regular cement courts, it is built with layers that provide optimum bounce and give. We have six indoor courts and they are available for play year round. In addition, we have a full-service pro shop with rackets, restringing, clothing and shoes.

In addition to membership options, we are open to the public as well.

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Event Upcoming RTC Event

13th Annual RTC Wood Racquet Tournament - Grab your old Jack Kramer and put on your whites!

Call 281-6186 to register.

Who: Adults/Juniors
Date: August 2, 2014 - August 3, 2014
Time: All Day
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Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Australian Open Preview - Aussie, Aussie, Aussie, Oy, Oy, Oy

Novak goes for a 3 peat! Novak Djokovic is the world #1 now and he is playing for his 3rd straight Aussie Open title. I would be hard pressed to pick anyone else. Andy Murray had a spectacular summer with his wins at the US Open and the Olympics and will be Novak’s major competition. Of course you never count out 'The King', Roger Federer, and in my opinion, the best ever can still compete for the title. Surprises this year - look for Juan Martin Del Potro, Sam Querry, and Tommy Haas to do well if they can get favorable draws.

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Wednesday, July 2, 2014

What's new in the Pro Shop?

USTA players can still use the $10 bills! Players are spending their bills to get great savings on tennis shoes that we have in stock as well as those we can custom order!! We also have the new green Wimbledon pro pulse shoes from Babolat - check them out!

women are discovering what a great shoe the Wilson NGX is...try it on, ladies, it might just be the fit you need! The women's skirts and tops continue to be 20% off...take advantage of the sale and use your bills!!!

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Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Steve Wilkinson Book Signing!

Steve Wilkinson, former Gustavus mens’ tennis coach and Tennis & Life Camp founder, has written a book “Let Love Serve” which was published this spring. It covers the history of Steve’s tennis career, coaching, being a parent of a player, his religious background and many other topics.

The book is a wonderful read from a man who has given the tennis community so much. Steve will be in Rochester Tuesday, July 22nd from 6:30-8:00 pm at RTC Indoor, in our balcony area for a book signing. If you do not have a book, there will be books available for purchase and Steve will sign them as well.

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Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Tournament Opportunities

Coming up in July, we have several player events - one for adults and one for juniors.

On July 19-20 we have our Adult Doubles Open and on July 26-27 we have our Ice Cream Tourney for juniors. See our upcoming events for complete details!


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Saturday, July 26, 2014 3:18:42 AM

Top seed Isner reaches Atlanta Open semis

Top-seeded defending champion John Isner and Jack Sock each rallied Friday in the Atlanta Open to set up an all-America semifinal between the practice partners.

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Friday, July 25, 2014 10:04:01 PM

Cilic, Cuevas reach semis of Croatia Open

Top-seeded Fabio Fognini rallied to defeat Borna Coric of Croatia 5-7, 7-6 (4), 6-3 in the quarterfinals of the Croatia Open on Friday.

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Friday, July 25, 2014 9:41:28 PM

Haase bounces Youzhny from Swiss Open

Robin Haase advanced to the semifinals of the Swiss Open by beating defending champion Mikhail Youzhny 3-6, 6-1, 6-4 Friday in a rematch of last year's final.

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Friday, July 25, 2014 4:15:04 PM

Defending champ Svitolina makes Baku semis

Elina Svitolina of Ukraine moved her Baku Cup title defense into the semifinals by dispatching Pauline Parmentier of France 6-4, 6-4 on Friday.

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Friday, July 25, 2014 5:58:03 AM

Isaacson: 10 questions for Serena Williams

Ball's in your court, Serena Williams. Before the world No. 1 takes the court next week for the first time since her bizarre withdrawal from a Wimbledon doubles match, we have 10 questions we need answered.

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Friday, July 25, 2014 12:14:30 AM

Canadian Bouchard withdraws from Citi Open

Wimbledon runner-up Eugenie Bouchard withdrew Thursday from the Citi Open next week.

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Thursday, July 24, 2014 7:49:23 PM

Mayer (groin injury) pulls out of U.S. Open

Florian Mayer has pulled out of the U.S. Open.

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Tuesday, July 22, 2014 9:37:42 PM

Kirilenko ends engagement to Caps' Ovechkin

Another sports power couple's engagement is off.

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Monday, July 21, 2014 8:12:40 PM

Wozniacki routs Vinci in Istanbul Cup final

Caroline Wozniacki overpowered second-seeded Roberta Vinci 6-1, 6-1 Sunday to win the Istanbul Cup final and clinch her first WTA title of the year and 22nd overall.

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Monday, July 21, 2014 2:35:30 PM

Mayer upsets Ferrer in Hamburg for 1st title

Argentina's Leonardo Mayer upset top-seeded David Ferrer of Spain 6-7 (3), 6-1, 7-6 (4) in the Hamburg Open final on Sunday to win his first ATP title.

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Sunday, July 20, 2014 9:08:46 PM

Barthel tops Scheepers, wins Swedish Open

Germany's Mona Barthel beat Chanelle Scheepers of South Africa 6-3, 7-6 (3) in the final to win the Swedish Open on Sunday.

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Friday, July 18, 2014 4:56:50 PM

Almagro out of US Open due to hurting foot

Nicolas Almagro has withdrawn from the US Open.

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Friday, July 18, 2014 4:04:50 AM

Aussie police arrest 6 over match-fixing ring

Australia's Victoria state police say six men have been arrested over an alleged international tennis match-fixing syndicate.

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Thursday, July 17, 2014 4:39:45 PM

J. McEnroe's son charged with drug possession

The son of tennis star and ESPN analyst John McEnroe and actress Tatum O'Neal has been charged with drug possession.

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Thursday, July 17, 2014 12:47:23 PM

Fognini apologizes for ethnic slur during match

Italy's Fabio Fognini has apologized for using an ethnic slur toward Serbian opponent Filip Krajinovic during a second-round loss at the Hamburg Open.

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Wednesday, July 16, 2014 7:47:29 PM

Top cop: No credible terror threat to US Open

A top New York City police official says there are no reported terror threats for the upcoming US Open tennis tournament despite its being named as a potential target by an al-Qaeda group.