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INTERNATIONAL TENNIS COMING TO OUR AREA

Posted by zzz - Lorea Thomson on Thursday, August 22nd, 2013 at 12:42pm.


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A two-week tennis tournament planned for next spring will bring players from across the globe is coming to Palm Beach County. Four of the eight tennis clubs are located in Palm Beach Gardens.

The cities of Palm Beach Gardens and Boca Raton will host the 2014 International Tennis Federation Seniors World Championships and the Seniors World Team Championships from April 21-26, 2014.  The 2014 International Tennis Federation Seniors Individual Championships will take place the following week from April 27-May 4, 2014.

The event will be played at different tennis clubs across the Palm Beach Gardens and Boca Raton area played on Har-Tru clay.  Participants from 38 countries will be competing for the world championship title in doubles, individual, and mixed doubles.  Nations will also compete against each other in team championships.  The public is invited to purchase passes and watch the anticipated 1,600 men and women, battle it out.
 
BallenIsles Tennis Facility would be a logical venue for the ITF tournament.  The recently expanded tennis facility features a 62,000 square foot sports complex features 20 Har-Tru clay courts, including stadium seating for 500.

Specific tennis clubs will be announced once all arrangements are finalized.  Prices have not been set. Please visit INTERNATIONAL TENNIS FEDERATION SENIORS CHAMPIONSHIPS for the latest news.

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