Breaking Barriers: Celebrating AAPI Leaders in Tennis and Pickleball

In celebration of AAPI Heritage Month, we recognize the transformative impact of Asian American and Pacific Islander leaders in the world of racquet sports—a field ripe for greater diversity and inclusion. This month, CourtReserve shines a spotlight on five individuals in tennis and pickleball whose passion and perseverance are ushering in a new era of representation and achievement in…

Aceing Autism Tennis Program

Aceing Autism is a national organization that helps children thrive through the sport of tennis. It’s had a profound impact on countless families who are part of an underserved, yet growing population. Chris Hayre attended one of the clinics at the nearby Claremont chapter Watch Video

Sports Focus: April 2024

This episode looks at two Oakland teenagers whose talents in the world of weightlifting have garnered them an unprecedented scholarship offer. Plus, we meet n organization making tennis adaptive and inclusive for student athletes on the autism spectrum, and have a conversation with a CIF Spirit of Sport Award winner from Milpitas. Watch Video

ACEing Autism South Pasadena Serves Up Wins

ACEing Autism South Pasadena launched its inaugural program at the South Pasadena High School tennis courts on Oct. 21. Program directors, SPHS sophomore Mailani Ramos-Platt, SPHS junior Zachary Lee and parent Fayven Lee worked closely with coach C.B. Richards, SPHS Athletic Director, and Justin Belisario, M.D., ACEing Autism Director of Program Operations, to bring the…

New Voices Under 30: Greg Labanowski

Greg Labanowski’s passion for tennis fueled his start in sports business with the USTA, and his knowledge of the industry proved instrumental for a deal at Playfly along with an employee wellness platform during his time there. Now, he leads strategy and portfolio in marketplace operations with a focus on Asia Pacific and Latin America…