Your RCTA Dues at Work video of red-clay court resurfacingGive To Go Riverside Park Conservancy Tim Mayotte at Mayotte Hurst Tennis Academy
Riverside Clay Tennis Association, photo by Joe Josephs

At last!

The courts are scheduled to be open for public play for the 2014 season at 8am on Wednesday, April 16 (weather permitting). Lessons -- private and group -- will begin Monday, April 14. Five courts will be available on Wednesday. We continue to work on the resurfacing of the other five.

Watch the NEW RCTA video by Eser Atilla HERE and see what summer can look like. It's a fun 3 minutes! (You can also watch the resurfacing video here.)

Private Lesson Registration now open. Private lessons are now available for booking online. First day of lessons is Monday, April 14th.

SUMMER CAMP REGISTRATION NOW OPEN. RCTA's 2014 Summer Camp is now open for registation. Camp takes 4 to 16-year olds. 4 to 8 year olds will play on the shady playground at 102nd Street. 8 to 16 year olds will play at the red clay courts. RCTA operates the tennis camp within the Riverside Park Conservancy's Multi-Sport Summer Camp. Go here to register. Cost is $450 per week. Mutliple week discounts are available.

Registraion now open for 2014 Group Lessons. Spring, summer and fall 2014 Adult and Children group lessons are now available for registration here.


The red-clay tennis courts in Riverside Park near 96th Street are public courts maintained and operated by the Riverside Clay Tennis Association, a non-profit volunteer organization, in association with the Riverside Park Conservancy.

•Pay $15 at the courts for a Day Pass
•Present a valid NYC Season Tennis Permit
•Present an NYC Single Play Ticket

RCTA Membership is not required to play here

A limited number of reservations are available online. Otherwise, courts are assigned on a first-come/first-serve basis. See Playing on these courts for full details.