Queen City Racquet and Fitness Club
Junior Tennis Instruction Adult Activities Tournaments at QCRC

   Tennis at Q.C.R.C.

Queen City Racquet & Fitness Club has been recognized as one of the premier Tennis Clubs in the Midwest for the past 45 years.  We have 13 indoor courts and 7 outdoor clay courts.

Our tennis professionals have a history of producing the best Junior and Adult players in the Greater Cincinnati area.  In the seventies, Q.C.R.C. added fitness to our growing list of amenities, but tennis is our bread and butter as well as our passion. With newly resurfaced courts we have the finest private Tennis & Fitness Club in the Cincinnati area!  Our professional staff is proud of the club and invites you to experience Q.C.R.C. 

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Jump start you or your child's development with private lessons from any of our certified teaching professionals today!

Group & Private Lessons: $60 - $70

Meet Q.C.R.C's  Qualified Teaching Staff


Alan Aure,                 Director of Tennis



Alan hails from Pittsburgh, PA. A graduate from Xavier University, Alan played Division I tennis and started his career here at Q.C.R.C. before graduation. Alan has been actively involved in the Junior Development Tennis Program since his arrival and is now the director of the program he loves so much. Contact Alan with any questions regarding your child's future in tennis at Queen City Racquet Club.

John Van Lokeren,         Head Tennis Professional


John has molded many junior and adult players through the years. His talents lie in his ability to open up the court and player's mind to strategic  play. He challenges you to see the opportunities to transition the point from defense to offense - managing your strengths and attacking your opponents weaknesses.

Wil Lofgren,                  Head Tennis Professional



Wil, well he grew up here - literally. Taking the same path of his father, Bill Lofgren  and mother and General Manager, Dorianna James. A Cincinnati native, Wil graduated from Princeton High School where he was a member of the 2003 State Championship Team. He went on to play Division I tennis at Bradley University, where he was a 4 year scholarship player as well as 1st  Team All Missouri Valley Conference Player. Wil received his degree in Business Management. Wil is a Cincinnati Met Champion. Wil has been groomed by the best and now he is passing on the skills and strategies of the game to the next generation of Queen City hopefuls.

Carol Tanner          Interclub Coordinator Tennis Professional


Carol had been a teaching pro and a coach at Queen City since 1978. Currently, she is the coordinator of women's interclub, adult programs, and USTA leagues. Over the past 20 years Carol has accomplished many rankings in singles, doubles and mixed doubles, including a national ranking for seniors singles and doubles. She also has a national title for every age group from 35 to 55. Carol retired after 12 seasons as the Women's Tennis Coach at the University of Cincinnati. Inducted into the GCTA Hall of Fame in 2007 she is a fixture in Cincinnati tennis.

Kristina Williams

Tennis Professional

A Croatian National, Kristina Williams comes from the city of Split. She grew up playing at the Split Tennis Club, home of former Wimbledon winner Goran Ivansevic. Kristina came to America in 2008 and played 4 years at Marshall University. While at Marshall, she helped the team achieve the highest ranking in school history at #24. Kristina has taught tennis in Croatian and in Huntington. Welcome to the team!


Teddi Lofgren             Tennis Professional


 A Cincinnati native graduated from Lakota East High School where she was a top singles player and team captain. She went on to play scholarship tennis at Division II, West Virginia State, where she was a history major.  Teddi is available for private lessons and can be reached at 513-771-2835.

Mike Thomas
Tennis Professional

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Greater Cincinnati Indoor Tennis Association 

United States Tennis Association

Women's Tennis Association

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