The NPTA hosts two competitive tournaments each year, one in May and the other in June.
Memorial Weekend Tournament
Held on Saturday of Memorial Day weekend, tentative date for next year’s tournament is Saturday, May 25th, 2019. This annual event provides Men’s and Women’s Doubles matches beginning with pool play in the morning, followed by semi-final and championship rounds. Participants are guaranteed at least three matches. Matches begin at 9 AM and finals are played at 1 PM. Light snacks and refreshments are provided. You must be a member of NPTA to participate. Registration is limited to 16 for each event, on a first-come, first-serve basis. Registration closes no later than May 22, 2019.
2017: Women: Patti Miller & Cecilia Orchard
2017: Men: Jim Buchanan & Harold Stern
The Walther Cup
The Walther Cup is a friendly tournament between the members of NPTA and our neighbors in the Summit Tennis Association (STA). Tentative date for next year’s tournament is Saturday, June 8, 2019 (rain date June 15, 2019). It is contested in a Davis Cup-style format with matches played in Men’s and Women’s Singles and Doubles as well as Mixed Doubles. Players can sign up for one, two or all 3 events. Tournament matches are played at both the New Providence courts and the Memorial courts in Summit, with all participants invited to join the picnic lunch at the Memorial courts. Singles are played from 9-10:30 AM, Men’s and Women’s Doubles matches are played between 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM and Mixed Doubles is played between 1-3 PM. The wins and losses are recorded for each match and tallied at the end to determine the winner of The Walther Cup for the year. Registration closes June 1, 2019.
Click here to register for the 2019 Walther Cup Tournament!
- 2018 Results: NPTA 20 – STA 10
- 2017 Results: STA 18 – NPTA 16
- 2016 Results: STA 19 – NPTA 12
- 2015 Results: STA winner
- 2014 Results: NPTA 19 – STA 16
- 2013 Results: STA winner
- 2012 Results: STA winner