At More Than tennis, we don’t just teach tennis, we teach life skills.
EMPOWERING YOUTH OVER TIME
➤ BETTER CITIZENS
91% of alumni engaged in community service while in More Than Tennis.
72% continued to play after their time in the program ended.
These numbers are significant compared to the 22% of the US citizens between ages 16 and 24 participating in community service.
➤ BETTER STUDENTS
80% of teens and alumni say More Than Tennis helped them become a better student.
➤ LIFELONG TENNIS PLAYERS
96% of teens in our program say their tennis skills have improved. 90% of our alumni consider themselves lifelong tennis players.
➤ PREPARED FOR LIFE
Our program aims to get young people ready for life’s challenges. The longer teens and alumni stayed in the program, the more they reported improvement in their interpersonal skills, managing emotions, goal-setting and resilience.