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Summer Tennis & Reading Program – Boston

Each summer during July and August, Tenacity serves nearly 5,000 Boston youth ages 6-16 through our Summer Tennis & Reading Program (STRP) held at 23 public parks across the city. This dynamic program is offered free-of-charge on summer weekday mornings and afternoons.

Each age group meets for a three-hour session where time is split between tennis/fitness and summer reading activities. Offered in partnership with the City of Boston, Tenacity’s STRP provides an enriching learning environment for city youth, keeping minds and bodies active during the summer recess.


Citywide Sponsor

New Balance Foundation

Hyde Park Sponsor

Needham Bank

Roxbury Latin Site Sponsor

Roxbury Latin School

Boston Summer Tennis & Reading Program Sites



Registration for Tenacity’s Summer Tennis and Reading Program for 2019 is open and will remain open for the duration of the program.

Note: if you have registered online before, but do not remember your username or password, you will need to create a new account.  Due to the high volume of calls we receive, Tenacity staff will be unable to assist with password retrieval.

Session Schedule & Dates

2019 dates: July 8th through August 16th

Morning Session: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Ages 6 – 10 – ONLY
Afternoon Session: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Ages 9 – 16 – ONLY


The Tenacity Summer Tennis & Reading Program is FREE!