If you are trying to learn more about the local Albany tennis scene you are in the right place. From the closest court to play on to a racket club to take lessons, pro shops to buy new gear, or leagues and tournaments around town this page should have you covered.
Getting the ball rolling will be a list of the best tennis and racket clubs in Albany where you can find everything you need in one place. They are great spots to play a match, sign up for classes or quick lessons, join leagues or tournaments, shop in their stores, or mingle with like-minded individuals.
We will also be giving public indoor and outdoor tennis courts in your area a shout out so that you can go play a match whenever you have the time. Pro shops where you can buy new rackets, balls, strings, shoes, skirts, and other apparel will be broken down as well.
Before we get you out of here we will dive a little deeper into classes, lessons, leagues, and tournaments near you. Expect to find a map towards the end with all of these venues pinned on it and feel free to look through all of our posts on the Northeast at that link if you want.
Best Racket & Tennis Clubs In Albany
You can sign up for lessons, join a league or tournament, buy some gear, or just play a match on the courts at one of the best racket and tennis clubs in your area:
Albany Tennis Club features eight pristine red clay courts that are open to members and guests for a $20 guest fee plus they give private lessons and group classes.
15-LOVE is best known for offering free tennis lessons near you including adult sessions during the summer so that families can learn together. Leagues and tournaments on a local and regional level take place there including USTA junior team leagues.
Public Indoor & Outdoor Tennis Courts
Elm Avenue Park at 261 Elm Avenue has eight public courts available with lights that stay on until 10pm.
Local Tennis Pro Shops
The clubs from our initial list should have stores where you can buy rackets, balls, shoes, and other gear or get re-stringing services done. Other than those you will probably need to see what is available at the sporting goods stores around town.
Lessons & Classes Near You
Albany Tennis Club offers private lessons for juniors and adults for $60 for 60 minutes or $35 for 30 minutes.
Kids from 4 to 18 years old can take lessons at 15-Love plus they have lessons for adults and they are all held indoors from October to April and outdoors from June to August at a variety of locations throughout Albany.
Tournaments & Leagues
We are not aware of any tennis tournaments in your area but if you head to one of those clubs in our first list we bet they can fill you in. If you think there are any that we should be mentioning please let us know in the comments, thanks.
If you are interested you can also read our posts on:
- The Best Courts In NYC
- The Best Courts In Buffalo
- The Best Courts In Syracuse
- The Best Courts In Montreal
Have Fun Playing Tennis In Albany
That is all we have to share for now but we will be updating this page often so come back in the future. All of those local tennis and racket clubs, public indoor and outdoor courts, pro shops, places to take lessons and classes, and leagues and tournaments in your area are ready whenever you are.
It would be great if you could use the comments to let us know if we got anything incorrect or to share any tips or tricks you might have on what else is available near you. Now go have fun playing tennis in Albany.