Gotham Tennis Academy To Offer Free Tennis to the Public at Big Apple Wimbledon 2013 Event

Gotham Tennis Academy is proud to be selected by HSBC, Slazenger and Babolat to provide tennis instruction and fun games at the “Wimbledon 2013 at Flatiron” event running from June 25-27. Coinciding with the start of Wimbledon 2013, Gotham Tennis Academy is helping to bring the Wimbledon Championships to NYC as part of a three-day series of fun clinics including tips on tennis strategy, conditioning and stroke improvement that tennis fans won’t want to miss.

Walk-ins are welcome, and the public is invited to sign up to play with Gotham Tennis Academy pros on Manhattan’s only grass court.

Wimbledon 2013 at Flatiron Event Schedule:

  • Tuesday, June 25: 3-5pm 
  • Wednesday June 26th:  11-1pm and 3-5pm
  • Thursday June 27th:  11-1pm and 3-5pm

In addition to the free clinics and court play, complimentary event activities include:

  • Live Wimbledon Screenings Catch exciting match play daily on a giant screen from 11:00am to 7:00 pm, followed by classic tournament footage until 7:00pm, courtesy of ESPN. Tennis fans can enjoy their lunch or take a break while watching the action from a special seating area.
  • Public Grass Court Play Challenge friends to a match on the singles grass court. Sneakers required. Please email in order to reserve court time.  Please provide the following details: date preference and contact information.
  • Strawberries & Cream Carts Enjoy the traditional Wimbledon treat! Complimentary strawberries and cream will be distributed daily.

The event takes place at Flatiron, 23rd Street between 5th Avenue and Broadway. No sign-up required. 

We look forward to seeing you on Manhattan’s only grass court during this fun-filled event!