Abaco Tennis Association

Tennis Development in The Bahamas – Abaco Is On The Move!

The Bahamas Lawn Tennis Association (BLTA) will be highlighting tennis development in The Bahamas over the upcoming weeks. We go to the North to Marsh Harbour, Abaco where the spotlight today is the Abaco Tennis Association.  The Association is seeking to promote and develop tennis by focusing on the establishment of competitive, developmental, educational and recreational programs for…

Bahamas Fed Cup 2018

Bahamas Finishes 2nd

The road to success is fraught with many obstacles. After going undefeated in Pool B and emerging as winners, our Bahamian Fed Cup’s road to promotion had one more challenge to overcome: the winner of Pool A, Ecuador. This opponent would prove to be the biggest resistance yet and for multiple reasons. Ecuador was ranked #1 in the tournament with two players ranked…


Bahamas at 12U ITF/GSDF Caribbean Tennis Team Championships in Curacao

The Bahamas has a tennis team participating in the 12U ITF/GSDF Caribbean Team Championships in Curacao.    The team consists of the Boys: Michael Major Jr. and Anthony Burrows Jr and on the Girls’ side, Genesis Missick of Freeport, Grand Bahama and Kaylee Kanuka.  Our team captain is Coach Ricardo Demeritte. The competition’s format is round-robin play in the…

ITF Summer Tour 2016

Bahamian Junior Tennis Players excelling on the ITF Junior Circuit

Finals Champion, Semifinal Win and Quarterfinal Appearances and Main Draw Wins were the positive results achieved by a group of The Bahamas top U18 Tennis Juniors who recently participated in the International Tennis Federation (ITF) Tournaments. The result from this young and talented group is to be applauded as many of them travelled for the…