The Tennis Vlaanderen federation manages and promotes the sport of tennis in Flanders, the Dutch-speaking part of Belgium. The organization connects roughly 480 tennis clubs with 150,000 active tennis players throughout the region. Tennis Vlaanderen provides the best possible support for clubs and their members, and fosters professionalism and quality within the clubs. Its mission is to make tennis accessible at all levels for all ages and to train top international players. Tennis Vlaanderen was founded in 1979 under the name VTV. Since 2014, the federation has continued to celebrate and promote Flemish tennis as Tennis Vlaanderen.