Join USTA Leagues at Elysium!

We are proud to be a long-time partner of the USTA. The USTA Midwest, founded in 1895, has one mission: "To Promote, Grow, Develop, and Service the Game of Tennis."  The organization currently serves five states in the Midwest, including Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio and Wisconsin. Those five states are divided into 13 districts to better support the tennis community at the local level. Elysium often hosts USTA Tournaments and our members participate in USTA leagues year round.

USTA Leagues


The Columbus area USTA Adult Leagues are the most heavily participated leagues in Ohio. Early Start Leagues (ESL) begin in September and run through January. The winter leagues begin at the end of January and run through May. The winning teams qualify to go to the District Championships with the goal then being to advance to the State, Sectional, and National Championships.  

Elysium offers the following team levels:

Men 18 and Over: 3.5, 4.0 and 4.5 (3 courts of doubles, 2 courts of singles)
Women’s 18 and Over Daytime: 2.5, 3.0, 3.5, 4.0 (3 courts of doubles, 2 courts of singles)
Women’s Career: 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5 (3 courts of doubles, 2 courts of singles)
Women’s 40+: 3.0, 3.5, 4.0 (3 courts of doubles, 1 court of singles)
Women’s Combo: 6.5, 7.5, 8.5 (3 courts of doubles)


The Greater Columbus Tennis Association is a community tennis association affiliated with USTA. The GCTA season runs June-July with championships in early August.

Elysium participates in the Greater Columbus Tennis Association summer league with daytime and career teams.

Please contact Patty Axelrod at
for more information.