epa03839547 Sam Querrey of the US hits a return to Guido Pella of Argentina during their match on the second day of the 2013 US Open Tennis Championship at the USTA National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, New York, USA, 27 August 2013. The US Open runs through Monday 09 September, a 15-day schedule for the first time. EPA/JASON SZENES |
1st Annual FITS Foundation Tennis Festival
North ranch Country club, westlake village, CA
North Ranch Country Club
Nestled in the hills northwest of Los Angeles, a short distance from the 101 Freeway, is the pride of Westlake Village, the spectacular North Ranch Country Club. Perfectly manicured greens enhance 27 challenging holes.
More than just great golf, North Ranch Country Club offers fine dining, full banquet facilities and 12 all-weather, professionally lighted tennis courts with a separate tennis clubhouse. A family-oriented facility, North Ranch Country Club has an active membership with a year-round schedule of activities.
North Ranch Country Club
4761 Valley Spring Dr
Westlake Village, CA 91362
11:00 am – 12:00 pm:
FREE KIDS CLINIC- Kids 13 and under free tennis clinic with the USC Women’s Tennis Team.
Please email [email protected] and let us know how many children will be participating in the Clinic.
12:00 pm – 2:30 pm:
Exhibition Match / Celebrity Match Prize Pool Giveaway
2:30 pm – 4:30 pm:
Professional/Amateur (Pro/Am) Tournament with local tennis professionals and the USC Women’s Tennis Team
A day after Melbournian pessimism reigned over the Australian Open hopes of Nick Kyrgios, the player’s coach Todd Larkham maintained things aren’t quite so bad as his player maintained. Kyrgios underwent a day of scans and examinations to his injured back and leg after losing to Jerzy Janowicz in the first round of the Apia International in Sydney.
The upcoming Davis Cup tie between Britain and the United States in Glasgow could see a unique doubles confrontation with the Murray brothers taking on the Bryan twins on day two of competition. As always the Bryans will be an automatic part of American captain Jim Courier’s selection for the rubber between the two founding nations of this historic competition.
Jamie Murray and John Peers started the 2015 ATP World Tour season in strong form, winning their fifth team title with victory at the Brisbane International presented by Suncorp. This week, they are looking to back it up with another trophy at the Heineken Open in Auckland.
Kevin Anderson and Michael Venus took time away from their Heineken Open preparations to check out the new BMW i8 at an Auckland racetrack. Though the field trip was all in good fun, the two athletes made time for some friendly competition. Venus emerged victorious in their impromptu "hot lap", but Anderson was quick to offer a good-natured excuse.