US Open Singles and Doubles

Saturday, February 25th, 2016 – Monday, March 6th, 2016

All entries will be acknowledged by a return email.

The event will be run in accordance with the USCTA Laws of Tennis & the USCTA U.S. Open Tournament Rules.

The purse for the singles and doubles is anticipated to be $30,000

The singles draw is limited to the top […]

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2016 Jimmy Dunn Tournament Weekend

2016 Jimmy Dunn Tournament Program and Weekend Schedule

The draws for the 2016 Jimmy Dunn Tournament Weekend are available here:

Doubles & Singles Racquets

Jock Soutar Singles – Final on Sunday at 1:00 pm
Jock Soutar Doubles – Final on Sunday at 2:00 pm

Squash Super A Singles

Squash A Singles

Squash B Singles

Squash C Singles

Squash D Singles

Ladies Squash Singles
Singles Squash
Super […]

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How to Overcome the 5 Most Common Beginner Fitness Excuses

Our new fitness center is complete, and we are thrilled to continue our partnership with Transformation Fitness. In light of that, here are five common exercise excuses and the best ways to beat them:

“I don’t have 45-60 minutes a day to work out.”

Solution: For some reason, we’ve got it in our heads that if […]

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Summer Membership

Each summer, Philadelphians routinely have contrasting views on the overall activity in the city during our traditionally humid season.  Some are of the theory that the city becomes vacant, losing its residents to an ocean breeze that can only be felt at the neighboring Shore Points in New Jersey.  Not everyone though, spends their […]

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Head Pro Looking Forward to Upcoming Athletic Season

As I enter into my 26th season at the Racquet Club, I could not be more excited about the current state of Athletics at the club.  Over the past few years, the club has transformed from top to bottom and the athletics program is fortunate to be the recipient of the biggest project in […]

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The Gold Leaf Cafe

The Lunch Counter is now the Gold Leaf Café!

The Racquet Club is proud to announce a new concept for our lunch restaurant, which is now called the Gold Leaf Café. So named for the gold leaf paint that tournament winners’ names are immortalized on the Fourth Floor, the new café serves a complement of […]

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Gourmand Dinner

The Food & Beverage Department recently launched a new dining concept: The Gourmand Dinner. The brainchild of Front of House Manager  Carmen Picard and Chef Nick Lisotto, the dinner is the perfect opportunity for both to get creative and have a little fun while providing a delicious experience for our members. The concept is […]

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Farm to Table Dining

Farm to Table Dining at The Racquet Club 

Much like “foodie” and “artisanal”, “Farm-to-Table” has become a staple buzz-word in the culinary world. While it might be cliché, we stand by the movement that sources locally grown food delivered right to your plate, which has truly created the fresh and unique dining experience here at […]

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The Vision of the Club

The Vision of The Racquet Club

I have been the general manager at RCOP for nearly two years now, and what an incredible journey it has been!  As we continue to seek innovative methods to improve our facilities and services, we are reminded that we must adapt to the changes of a constantly evolving market.  […]

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Harvest Dinner

Supper Club: Harvest Dinner

The September Supper Club’s theme was Harvest, and in keeping with its name all the ingredients were sourced from two local farms: Green Meadow Farm in Gap, PA and Erdenheim Farm in Whitemarsh, PA. Our culinary team wowed with a four course tasting menu starting with Vegetable Anitpasti and moving onto […]

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