Congratulations Tady Saczkowski – OTA Distinguished Service Award

Tady Saczkowski, a St Catharines resident, Welland Tennis Club member, Club at White Oaks member, tennis historian, and avid supporter of Niagara Peninsula Tennis, is also now a DSA honouree.

On behalf of the Ontario Tennis Association, Michel Lecavalier made the announcement that Tady has been awarded the Association’s highest honour : the Distinguished Service Award.  The award will be presented at a dinner on October 22nd at the Toronto Cricket Skating and Curling Club.

The award recognizes Tady’s longstanding and ongoing commitment to the Welland Tennis Club, his definitive research into the history of tennis in Niagara, and his passion for and support of tennis development throughout the Niagara Peninsula.


Gillian Cruz Takes the Power of Positive Thinking to New Heights

Gillian Cruz knows about life handing us lemons…and she makes great lemonade. […]

Stefan Simeunovic – Ontario Under 14 Provincial Champion

There aren’t many tennis players in Niagara who have the phrase “Ontario Champion” attached to their name, but for 13-year-old Stefan Simeunovic it’s becoming a habit. […]

Tanner’s Top 10: My 10 Favourite Places to Play Tennis in Niagara

In our first installment of Tanner’s top 10 the 15 year-old tennis ace lets us in on his favourite places to play tennis in Niagara.[…]

The Niagara Tennis League in Pictures

Deb’s love of tennis has meshed with a love of photography.  We were extremely fortunate to have her at courtside during the final matches of the […]

New SW Region Chair

Suzanne DeKay : Chair of OTA’s SouthWest Region Suzanne DeKay is one of the most active and well-known players in Niagara tennis, and she’s about to become […]

TENNIS FOR LIFE:Glory is waiting at the Super Seniors!

Today’s quiz question : which Niagara tennis player holds the highest world ranking?[…]

Congratulations to the Niagara Academy of Tennis : 20th Anniversary!

  Lezlie Murch is an unsung hero.  Or at least, to whatever extent she’s recognized and applauded, it’s not enough.  Today, she’s most likely to be […]


When I first met Peter, I told him it was like meeting tennis royalty … as I imagine a hockey fan would feel if they were […]

NIagara Regional Doubles Advanced programs beginning on sunday, january 21st…to be held at white oaks and niagara academy of tennis

We have added some Advanced Doubles programs to our calendar of events, beginning on Sunday, January 21st. Our Elite (5.0+) Doubles program runs for 7 consecutive […]