Mission, Mandate and Core Values

Mission Statement

Abony Family Tennis Center seeks to promote healthy living through the sport of tennis for players of all ages, abilities, and aspirations. The Abony Family Tennis Center is a community-based venue for quality tennis programs, instructional expertise, and recreational and competitive play in the Capital Region and New Brunswick.


The Abony Family Tennis Center (AFTC) is a not-for-profit organization with the following mandate:

  • Promote healthy living for people of all ages and abilities through the sport of tennis
  • Facilitate recreational and competitive tennis for players of all abilities, while promoting sportsmanship, camaraderie, and tennis excellence
  • Partner with Tennis Canada, Tennis New Brunswick, the University of New Brunswick (UNB), school districts in the Capital Region, and all levels of government
  • Ensure the Abony Family Tennis Center, Board, and Staff operate in ways that are respectful, accountable, transparent, and sustainable

Core Values

The Abony Family Tennis Center values are: Respect, ethics, creativity, teamwork, confidence, accountability, safe tennis and fun. The Board, staff, volunteers and participants taking part in activities at the Abony Family Tennis Center and sponsored by the AFTC will:

  • Show respect for all others, including being inclusive, accepting and supportive, and respecting the equality of all people
  • Behave in an ethical manner, with high integrity, and sportsmanship
  • Be creative and open-minded, having an unbiased approach to all ideas, new and old
  • Respect and practice teamwork
  • Practice a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Be accountable for what they do and say
  • Honor the Tennis Canada principles of safe sport
  • Work to create a positive, fun atmosphere, centered on enjoyment by all

Hours of Operation

Monday to Thursday: 8:30am - 10:00pm
Friday to Sunday: 8:30am - 8:00pm

If no courts are booked, we may close early.

The Abony Family Tennis Centre will be closed until further notice.

Online Account

Quick link to your AFTC Online Account Login for program registration, court bookings and account review.

Merchant of Tennis

Shop for the latest tennis gear at the Merchant of Tennis while supporting our community. To ensure your order contributes to the No Child Refused fund, please use the links provided on our site.

Click to learn more about the partnership between the AFTC and Merchant of Tennis.



  • Countdown is on for the ITF Challenger!! We are all getting excited about this great event! Don’t forget to go get… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 1 month ago
  • UPDATE: Due to the weather we have decided to close the center at 4:30. Junior and Adult programs are cancelled as well. Stay safe everyone! 1 month ago
  • Due to the weather we have decided to cancel all our Junior and Adult programs for the day! https://t.co/6C6QE1W4Rc 1 month ago