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Chicago District Tennis Association (CDTA)
2200 East Devon Avenue, STE 319, Des Plaines, IL 60018


Mission Statement: "To Promote, Develop, and Service the Game of Tennis" 

We are one of the 13 Districts of the USTA/Midwest Section, covering Cook, Lake & DuPage Counties.

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 »Latest CDTA News

Aron Hiltzik, of Wilmette, Ill., was honored with the Inaugural US Open Junior Sportsmanship Award 8-23

USTA Chairman, CEO and President Dave Haggerty and Chanda Rubin presented CiCi Bellis and Aron Hiltzik with their US Open Junior Sportsmanship Awards today at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center (Credit: Pete Staples, USOpen.org). Read More

Love To Serve, Inc. is challenging the entire tennis community to take the ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE Saturday, 8-30, 2014 at 10:30am

Love To Serve, Inc. is challenging the entire tennis community to take the ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE in memory of Richard Bradley, a tennis icon that died February 28, 2010 of ALS. We are doing the ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE at Tuley Park, this Sat. August 30, 2014 at 10:30am near the tennis courts. Please come out and support this worthy cause! We did it and so should you! Read More

Paul MacDonald Named USTA/Midwest September Volunteer of the Month

The Chicago District Tennis Association is proud to honor Paul MacDonald as this month’s featured volunteer in recognition of his outstanding efforts. Read More

Volunteers Still Needed for the Davis Cup-9-12 to 14

The USTA and U.S. Davis Cup Captain Jim Courier announced today that the Sears Centre Arena in Hoffman Estates, Ill., a suburb of Chicago, has been selected as the site for the 2014 Davis Cup by BNP Paribas World Group Playoff between the United States and Slovakia, Sept. 12-14. The arena will feature an indoor hard court and will have an expected capacity of approximately 7,000. This is the first time the Davis Cup will be played in Illinois since 1928. See next page for Official Davis Cup web site & for volunteer opportunities. Read More

Richard Bradley Inducted into 2014 USTA Midwest Hall of Fame

The late Richard Bradley of Chicago, Illinois, (formerly of Rushville, Indiana) will be inducted into the 2014 USTA/Midwest Section Hall of Fame on December 5 in Indianapolis, Indiana. The 2014 USTA/Midwest Section Hall of Fame induction ceremony will take place at the Sheraton Keystone at the Crossing Hotel in Indianapolis during the USTA/Midwest Section’s 121th Annual Meeting. Read More


The Davis Cup Fun Day is two hours of tennis, pizza, refreshments, games and prizes. Plus it's your chance to meet the professional tennis players representing the United States Davis Cup team who will take on Slovakia on September 12-14. Your club/organization has the opportunity to bring up to 30 players (ages 6-16) to this fun youth tennis event. See next page for info. Read More

8-13-14 Media Day for Davis Cup with Jim Courier

Jim Courier, Coach of the USA Davis Cup Team, visited Chicago to promote the match against Slovakia. Coach Courier made trips to local News stations in the morning and then took to the courts against some local players. At Grant Park, Courier spoke to media as well as played some competitive Red Ball doubles matches. Go USA! Read More

Two great collegiate tennis events! River Forest Collegiate Invitational, Sept. 12-14 & Olympia Fields Country Club Fighting Illini Tennis Invitational Sept. 19-21.

Anyone who is a tennis player or fan will enjoy the opportunity to see great tennis up close in these events that are free and open to the public. See next page for both events. Read More

The Midwest Section is hosting an on-line workshop/webinar for local tournament directors on two dates, 9-22 & 9-24.

Attention All Tournament Directors/Administrators in the Chicago District. The USTA/Midwest Section will be hosting Tournament Director’s Workshops again this year for district level tournaments. See next page for sign up. Read More