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Bluemont Tennis Meeting Tues Oct 29

October 15, 2019 | By

Arlington County has rescheduled an initial community meeting about upgrading the tennis courts at Bluemont Park.  The meeting now will be held: Tuesday, October 29 7:00-8:30 PM Ashlawn Elementary School Multi-Purpose Room 601 N. Manchester Street Arlington, VA  22203 ACTA has been working hard to convince Arlington County both to upgrade the courts and to […]



ACTA Practice Series

July 26, 2019 | By

The Late Summer ACTA Practice Series is now open for registration!  Early-bird rates of just $45 are available until Monday, July 29, 2019.  Then, the price goes up to $55.  So, snag a cheaper ticket while you can! The ACTA Practice Series is a weekly, social “drop-in” tennis offering for players who are looking to meet […]



ACTA Spring 2019 Playoff Pictures

June 25, 2019 | By


Tennis Courts Marcey Road Park Comment by June 28

June 24, 2019 | By

To benefit both its tennis-playing programs and Arlington County’s tennis community, ACTA coordinates with Arlington County Government about maintaining and improving our public tennis courts  The more supportive input the County receives, however, the better the chances our courts will improve. ACTA therefore encourages you now to share your views with the County as it […]



Bluemont Upgrade!

May 24, 2019 | By

Comment Now on Arlington County’s Plans to Upgrade the Tennis Courts at Bluemont Park We are excited to report to you, members of ACTA and other devotees of tennis in Arlington County, that the County has started to develop a “vision” for the “Bluemont Tennis Center.”  The County seeks to make Bluemont the “go-to” tennis complex […]



ACTA Practice Series

April 20, 2019 | By

ACTA players!  We wanted to share a new ACTA pilot program for those who are interested in a weekly drop-in offering. We encourage you to share with others outside ACTA, as well! Please take a peek below:  The ACTA Practice Series is a weekly, social “drop-in” tennis offering for players who are looking to meet […]



2019 ACTA Ladder!

April 20, 2019 | By

The ACTA Ladder has moved to Topdog: ACTA Ladder HomePage This year’s ladder positioning is points-based rather than leap-frog in prior years, to encourage more play.  Prior years leap-frog setup did not really incentivize higher-ranked players to accept challenges.  This new points-based awards points for playing regardless if winning or losing. Cost is only $20! […]



New Years Day Tennis Party to benefit Hands Along the Nile

December 26, 2018 | By

I am very excited to announce the second new years day tennis party at McLean Sport and Health to benefit Hands along the Nile organization. This Organization is very special to my heart as they provide job-skill training, micro loans, health care with other services to the vulnerable low income families in Egypt. There will be […]



Congrats to the Fall ACTA Doubles League Winners!

November 12, 2018 | By

                           



Memorial to Steven Koumanelis

October 14, 2018 | By

                                Steven Koumanelis, 1968 – 2018 It is with great sadness that we share the news that Steven Koumanelis, a longtime member of ACTA, most recently part of the Highly Strung team in the BC division, passed away on September […]