Conferences & Exhibitions


Second International Conference on the History of Tennis, International Tennis Hall of Fame, Newport, Rhode Island, USA held on the occasion of the men’s singles World Championship, 17-21 May, 2016. Conference organised by Frederika Adam on behalf of the Real Tennis Society.


“Le jeu de paume, jeu de rois, roi des jeux”, Yves Carlier (Conservateur général du Patrimoine, Département de la gestion des collections du Château de Versailles) presented a paper for La Société des Amis du Château de Pau, 4 December 2015.


To celebrate Jesi as the European city of Sport 2014, an event was held in the sala del Lampadario, Jesi (Iesi, inland from Ancona on the Adriatic coast) October, 2014.  Those who gave presentations were: Gianni ClericiAlessandro Tosi, Alessandra Castellani Torta, Ugo Bazzotti, Egizio Trombetta and Franco Alciati. 


“Le Jeu de Paume: l’édifice et la pratique”, Viller-Cotterêts, Picardy, 16 November, 2013 included a presentation by Yves Carlier.


Tennis and the Scientific Revolution: Watson Seminar on the Material and Visual History of Science 2012, Museo Galileo, Florence 15 June, 2012. Conference organised by Marco Beretta and Alessandro TosiTo order a copy of the Nuncius proceedings of this conference please contact the RTS to receive a special offer of only $25.

First International Conference on the History of Tennis: Tennis: History & Mysteries: An International Conference on the History of Real Tennis, 24 & 26 April, 2012, The Queen’s Club, London on the occasion of the men’s real tennis World Championship. Conference organised by Frederika Adam.