CTA Coronavirus Status Updates

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

  • Please review and accept CTA's updated guidelines and waiver for COVID-19 league play 
  • Summer leagues schedules posted.
    • Access your schedule by logging in to your account. More information on the summer leagues we're offering can be found here. 
  • Public tennis courts around the DC-area are open for play 
    • Read more information regarding the reopening of public tennis courts and tips for playing tennis in this email.

Other Updates:

  • Cap Classic Tournament (September 11-13) - CANCELLED
  • In-House Singles Tournament (May 8-10) - POSTPONED - Our in-house singles tournament is postponed and will be rescheduled for later this year, likely in September or October.
  • In-House Doubles Tournament (June 5-7) - POSTPONED - Our in-house doubles tournament is also postponed until further notice.
  • Earth Day Volunteer Invitational Tournament (April 18) - POSTPONED - Until further notice.
  • Team DC Night of Champions Dinner (April 18) - CANCELLED - Team DC has decided to cancel this year's dinner.  Stay tuned for more details on next year's event.
  • CTA Spring Social (April 25) - POSTPONED - Our annual spring social at the Arlington YMCA is postponed until further notice.

Read the latest email sent out to all members regarding adjustments to CTA programming in light of the Coronavirus:

Tips for playing tennis during DC's Phase One reopening:

  • USTA has updated useful tips and recommendations regarding playing tennis here and a handy flyer here.
  • DC has Phase One general guidance here and guidance for parks and open spaces specifically here.
  • The CDC has guidance regarding community-related exposures to Covid-19 here and, if you engage in travel, guidance regarding travel-related exposures here.

Tips from the DC Mayor's Office to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus:

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after going to the bathroom, before eating, and after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing.  
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick. 
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands. 
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.
  • Use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol if you have symptoms of acute respiratory illness.
  • Stay home from work or school until you are free of fever, signs of a fever, and any other symptoms for at least 24 hours and without the use of fever-reducing or other symptom-altering medications.
  • Seek medical attention if you have reason to believe you have been exposed to coronavirus or influenza. Call your healthcare provider before visiting a healthcare facility.
  • Find more information about COVID-19 at DC Health, the CDC, and the U.S. Department of State