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Tennis Planning Consultants, Inc.
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Established in 1970, TPC and its principals have been serving the tennis industry for the design and consulting of tennis projects and facilities for over 75 years, having completed over 750 projects throughout the United States and internationally during this time. One of the most respected and trusted names in the tennis industry, TPC offers award-winning quality, expertise, and extensive experience in tennis facility design, planning, and consulting.

In addition to being experienced, competitive tennis players, our principals are leading tennis planners, designers, and consultants having over 160 years direct, combined experience in this field. This extensive combination of tennis and professional design experience is unique and essential to finding the best solutions to the numerous and varied challenges inherent in the evaluation and planning of each tennis project.

Awards and Recognition


American Sports Builders Association (

Industry Merit Award (First Ever Award)


1988 Alfred S. Alschuler, Jr. (TPC Co-Founder)

TPC Co-Founders, Alfred S. Alschuler, Jr., FAIA and Karl Kamrath, FAIA authored

the United States Tennis Association's (USTA's) first publication, TENNIS COURTS,

on design, planning and construction of tennis facilities.


USTA Outstanding Facility Award

1982 H.E. Butt Tennis Center (Corpus Christi, TX)

1984 Memorial Park Tennis Center (Houston, TX) - Public, 18 crts.


1988 Mary Potishman Lard Tennis Center (Fort Worth, TX) - Public, 27 crts.

2015, 1998, 1988 Texas Christian University - Bayard Friedman Tennis Center (Fort Worth, TX) - Public, 27 crts.
(previously the "Mary Potishman Lard Tennis Center")

(Voted one of the Best College Tennis Facilities (#18) by USTA, 2015)


1991 Ashland Tennis Center (Ashland, KY) - Public, 15 crts.


1992 Memorial Park Tennis Center (Houston, TX) - Public, 18 crts.


1997 Shipyard Racquet Club (Hilton Head Island, SC) - Private Club, 24 crts.


2012 Culver Academies Outdoor Tennis Center (Culver, IN)

2015 Baylor University Tennis Complex & Hurd Tennis Center (Waco, TX)
(Voted #1 BEST College Tennis Facility by USTA, 2015)


2018 A.C. Nielson Tennis Center (Winnetka, IL)

2018 Southeast Tennis and Learning Center (Washington, D.C.)


Jack Kamrath, President
Tennis Planning Consultants, Inc.

3100 Weslayan, Suite 375
Houston, Texas 77027
(O) 713.572.2541
(F) 713.572.3657