“Centercourt Club+Sports is on the cutting edge of junior tennis development, and UTR Powered by Oracle is on the cutting edge of global tennis development, hence it’s an obvious marriage,” said Clay Bibbee, Centercourt Club+Sports CEO.“Universal Tennis is building a cutting-edge community platform for clubs and professionals worldwide to easily organize tennis events and make the game even more fulfilling for performance and recreational players,” said Mark Leschly, Universal Tennis Chairman & CEO. “We’re honored to have the support of an innovative program like Centercourt Club+Sports as we continue to build out our suite of tools to benefit players, professionals, coaches and federations worldwide.” More About Centercourt: Established in 1974, Centercourt Club & Sports has become a leader in sports programming in the Northeast. Our portfolio consists of a Membership Tennis Club, Soccer Club Teams, Lacrosse Club Teams, Field Hockey Club Teams, Ninja Warrior Training Programs & Leagues, as well as 8 sports training facilities throughout the state of NJ that are focused on delivering top-level year-round training. We maintain our leadership position in the tri-state area by creating and maintaining a pathway of success for athletes of all ages. Centercourt Club+Sports has become synonymous with excellence in the youth and family sports business by highlighting an active lifestyle while incorporating a social element to the sport. For more information, please visit http://centercourtacademy.com
Today, we are excited to welcome Centercourt Club+Sports, the Northeast’s innovative sports programming organization, to UTR! Starting today, UTR Powered by Oracle will become the official tennis rating and community platform for Centercourt, and we will work together to promote competitive, level-based tennis within the program. "Centercourt Club+Sports is on the cutting edge of junior tennis development, and UTR Powered by Oracle is on the cutting edge of global tennis development, hence it’s an obvious marriage,” said Clay Bibbee, Centercourt Club+Sports CEO. Centercourt Club+Sports, one of the world’s premier tennis training programs and sports lifestyle destinations, is officially adopting the Universal Tennis Rating (UTR) Powered by Oracle rating and community platform to organize tennis events, increase participation, and drive incremental revenue across its comprehensive tennis programming. Centercourt Club+Sports will now leverage UTR Powered by Oracle’s rating system and community platform to communicate with club members; organize more competitive tournaments, camps and clinics; set draws; and post scores. The organization’s professional coaches and staff can also use the UTR Powered by Oracle tennis rating to compare, evaluate and track players on a single system that works across age, gender and geography. Results from all events will automatically be included in the UTR database, which currently has over 7 million match results from 700,000 players across 200 countries.