The Alberta Open is the oldest organized provincial sporting event dating back to 1905 and continues to be the most prestigious annual tennis tournament in Alberta.
This year, it runs from August 17th to 20th at the outdoor courts of Glenmore Athletic Park in Calgary, Alberta. The four-day event will include a Friday night wine and cheese tasting, and Saturday night social dining experience at the Tennis Academy.
Tennis Alberta expects to welcome over 100 male and female players representing all ranges of ability, the best of whom will receive part of the prize purse of a minimum of $2,000. This event will have 3.0/4.0/5.0 and open levels of competition for men’s and women’s singles and doubles events as well as mixed doubles. Wheelchair tennis events are also open for registration. Registration closes on Sunday Aug 13.
Tennis fans can get involved by coming down to cheer on the participants, or by volunteering with this prestigious event. For more information on the tournament, or how to get involved, visit albertaopentennis.com