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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.

 »Latest CDTA News

Butzlaff, Trotten Highlight USTA/Midwest Fall Award Winners

Stephen Butzlaff (Lake Bluff, Illinois) will receive the 2014 USTA/Midwest Section Mel Bergman Award, the Section’s most prestigious award. The award recognizes Butzlaff’s 15-plus years of volunteer service for the USTA on the National, Section and District levels. The Joe Totten Family of Bloomington, Illinois, will receive the Section Family of the Year Award. The Totten family has supported and promoted the development of tennis in their local community and the Mid-South Illinois District. Read More


Comprehensive Boys’ and Girls’ Event Combining Three Different Age Groups Coming to USTA Training Center – Headquarters in Boca Raton, Fla., October 23-26 WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., October 20, 2014 – The USTA today announced that world Top-100 junior Sameer Kumar (17, Carmel, Ind.) recent Junior Davis Cup champion Gianni Ross (15, Burr Ridge, Ill.) and Claire Liu (14, Thousand Oaks, Calif.), the No. 1 girls’ recruit in the Class of 2018, are among the 50 juniors participating in the inaugural USTA National Masters Championship, a unique, all-inclusive clay-court tournament and training camp held at the USTA Training Center – Headquarters in Boca Raton, Fla. Read More

The Chicago Tennis Patrons are seeking nominations for the 2014 Awards to be presented at the 26th Annual Evening of Champions (2-28-2014). DEADLINE 11-15-14

The Chicago Tennis Patrons, a not for profit tax exempt corporation will honor numerous tennis achievements at the Annual Evening of Champions Banquet, Fundraiser and Chicago Tennis Hall of Fame Induction on 2-28-15. It's a great way to connect with the tennis community. The evening begins at 6 PM with a Cocktail (Cash Bar) Reception, & at 7 PM Dinner & Awards Program. The evening helps support the Chicago District's junior tennis programs. Deadline for nominations is November 15, 2014. Read More

Special Olympics North America 15th National Invitational Tennis Championships-November 6 to 8, 2014

The CDTA & the USTA Midwest Section have given a grant for monies to be used for the Athletes & Unified Partners participating in the 15th Annual Special Olympics North America National Tennis Championships. It will cover all the registration fees, housing, and travel stipends for each of the 10 athletes. It is a fantastic 3 day tournament, presented by PTR and held at Van Der Meer Shipyard Tennis Center, Hilton Head, SC. 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