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Chicago District Tennis Association (CDTA)


2200 East Devon Avenue, STE 319, Des Plaines, IL 60018

Main: cdta@msn.com or 847-803-2382

District League Coordinator: ustachicago51@gmail.com

Junior Development Coordinator: leah.cdta@gmail.com

2017 Community Tennis Association Grant Application 

GRANT PURPOSE The Community Tennis Association Grant is available to those eligible Community Tennis Association’s seeking to start new or expand existing USTA or USTA/Midwest Section programs.   Click the link above to read more.

 »Latest CDTA News

You Are Invited to the 28th Evening of Champions, 3-4-17

The Annual Evening of Champions banquet, fundraiser and Chicago Tennis Hall of Fame induction is held each year to honor tennis program achievements, raise funds for future CTP grants and to connect with the tennis community. The fundraising portion of the Annual Evening of Champions event helps generate funds to support the junior tennis program grants awarded within the Chicago District including Cook, Lake and DuPage counties. Please join us for this fun filled evening. Read More

2016 Chicago District Tennis Association #1 Ranked Players

Congratulations to the 2016 #1 Ranked Players! See next page for the list. Read More

USTA Midwest Tennis Foundation Grants Available

The 2017 USTA/Midwest Tennis & Education Foundation Grant applications for individual junior players and community programs are now available! Let us help you make a difference in the tennis community! Read More

Zane Fulton Named PTR Illinois Member of the Year

Hilton Head Island, SC - - Professional Tennis Registry (PTR) will present its annual awards during the 2017 PTR International Tennis Symposium. The event, which includes more than 40 educational presentations for tennis teachers and coaches, will be held February 15-18 at the Sonesta Resort on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. See More> Read More

Tom Patterson to be honored with the Mel Bergman Award by the USTA/Midwest Section

The Mel Bergman Award is the USTA/Midwest Section's most prestigious award, The Mel Bergman Award, is given in recognition of continuous and distinguished service to the USTA/Midwest Section in an unselfish, dedicated manner for ten years or more. Mel Bergman, an extremely dedicated volunteer, was a President of the USTA/Midwest Section who served on the USTA Executive Committee. Read More

Junior Tournament Detail Charts

JUNIOR TOURNAMENT DETAIL CHART – Overview of the various tournaments levels and youth progression tournaments. Junior Tournaments Level 1-5 and Youth Progression Tournament 10 & Under Information. Please see the next page. Read More

2017 Midwest Elevated Schedule Enhancements

The USTA/Midwest Section is making some adjustments next year that you should be aware of. The Section will now handle Level 1-3s on the tournament schedule, while the districts will now run Level 4 and 5s. The Section website now has an updated schedule. Read More



Latest Video from the Kids Club

This video demonstrates how to be an effective play supervisor with tips for managing play, providing supportive feedback, and ensuring a safe playing environment where every kid feels included.  Leah Friedman, CDTA Development Coordinator, along with The Ace Project, South Holland School District, HF Racquet and Fitness, and other young CDTA Players.