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The Emirates Airline US Open Series

BB&T Atlanta Open

The 2014 Emirates Airline US Open Series kicked off on Monday with the ATP event, the BB&T Atlanta Open . The series consists of 7 tournaments that span the two weeks leading up to the Australian Open.  All 8 venues are surfaced with one of California Sports Surfaces’ premier tennis court systems in the trademark US Open Blue and Green*. Below …

World Team Tennis

The 39th season of Mylan World Team Tennis successfully kicked off Sunday, July 6th. The Texas Wild got their first win on the road at Boston while the Philadelphia Freedom defeated Springfield.  The season which spans two and a half weeks marks the return to hard courts after weeks of grass and clay and leads …

California Sports Surfaces Appoints Randy Futty Vice President of Business Development

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California Sports Surfaces, the leading supplier of world renowned acrylic sport surfacing brands DecoTurf®, Plexipave®, Plexitrac®, and Rebound Ace® announced that Randy Futty has been named to the position of Vice President, Business Development. Futty was previously a Regional Director for Connor Sport Court International where he was responsible for strategic tennis initiatives. “We are …

Two Surfaces Achieve Greenwise Certification

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California Sports Surfaces is pleased to announce that DecoColor and Plexichrome have been certified Greenwise by the Coatings Research Group, Incorporated (CRGI). Both products meet environmental performance standards and VOC requirements determined by CRGI and LEED. CSS’s Green Commitment Here at California Sports Surfaces we feel it is important to be conscious global citizens. Therefore …

The Ojai

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The 114th edition of The Ojai tennis tournament kicks of today in and around the Ojai, CA area. Although expedition play featuring LFMAO’s Redfoo and open qualifying rounds were held yesterday, the tournament is officially underway today. In addition to Open fields, the tournament also hosts Junior, PAC12, DIII, and Community College draws. The tournament …

BNP Paribas Open Debuts New Plexipave® IW Stadium Court

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What could be considered as the grand finale in the unofficial Plexipave® season kicks off this week in the form of ATP Masters and WTA Premier event, the BNP Paribas Open.  For the 16th year running, the tournament located in Indian Wells, CA chose Plexipave® IW as its surface. Plexipave® IW is a custom surface …

Acapulco Draws in Competitive Field with Surface Change

The main draw action kicked off with a bang yesterday at the Abierto Mexicano Telcel in Acapulco, Mexico.  There were new, blue courts, a competitive draw, and even a match held on water! A lot of buzz has surrounded this year’s event due to their transition from clay to acrylic courts. It seems many are …

Olympic Tennis Venues: Who Takes Gold?

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In honor of the Winter Olympics opening today, we thought we’d celebrate by counting down our favorite Olympic Tennis venues, since the sport was reintroduced in 1988. (Tennis had been dropped after the 1924 Games.) We compared venues on metrics such as max capacity, courts used, and whether or not the venue was still in …

Li Na Wins First Australian Open Championship on Plexicushion® by Plexipave®

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It was a case of third time’s a charm for Li Na this past weekend at Melbourne Park. The women’s singles finals came to an explosive finish with Li Na coming out victorious. Li who was almost eliminated in the third round, met 1st time finalist, Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia, in a finale that heavily …

Plexicushion® & The Australian Open Series

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The 2014 Australian Open Series kicks off December 28 with the Hyundai Hopman Cup. The series consists of 5 tournaments that span the two weeks leading up to the Australian Open.  All 5 venues feature the AO surface of choice, Plexicushion® Prestige. The well known signature Australian Open Series “True Blue” courts are bright and …