Indoor platform tennis
Source: Platform Tennis News, February 1980
The first indoor event was the 64-team New Canaan Men’s Invitational on February 2-3.
For the first time in APTA history, from the quarterfinals on, the rounds were played indoors, in the New Canaan High School gymnasium.
The R.J. Reilly Company installed a temporary Reillx-surfaced court with an aluminum superstructure.