Tennis Social Networking Site Hosts Open Tennis Tournament June 24-26, 2011

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In support of the game of tennis, offers a cash prize tournament for Pro and Leveled players in Austin, TX.

We’re excited to partner with to host a tournament that is not only points-based, but offers the winners a cash prize. That's what makes this tournament special. today announces the tennis social networking site will host the 2011 Open Tennis Tournament in Austin, TX, June 24-26, 2011.

The Open – sanctioned by the United States Tennis Association (USTA) – will include events for Men’s and Women’s Pro Singles and Doubles, as well as Men’s and Women’s Leveled Singles and Doubles 3.0, 3.5, 4.0 and 4.5. Entry to this tournament is open to all USTA members. Entries must be submitted by Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 11:59pm Central Standard Time CST.

The entry fees per player are $54.25 for Pro Singles and $43.50 for Pro Doubles. The Leveled event entry fee is $43.50 for Singles and $33 for Doubles. All competitors are limited to entering two events, one Singles and one Doubles event. Matches will take place at the Polo Tennis Club and the Austin Tennis Center (ATC).

Each division winner will receive a cash prize, and the runner-up will receive a consolation prize. Tournament competitors who join’s tennis social network will receive a 10 percent cash rebate off their entrance fee for the tournament. Tournament competitors who have already registered on are not eligible for the rebate.

“Our company’s mission is to promote the game of tennis, and we hope to accomplish that through tournaments like this one,” said chief executive officer Alberto Genty.

“We hope this will be the first of many tournaments to come,” said vice-president of sales Gary Sweetnam.

“We’re excited to partner with to host a tournament that is not only points-based, but offers the winners a cash prize. That's what makes this tournament special,” said Polo Tennis and Fitness Club owner Anders Eriksson.

“We are excited to have here at the Austin Tennis Center!” said Austin Tennis Center director Lincoln Ward. “We are really looking forward to the tournament and are excited to be a part of it. This tournament is shaping up to be a great event to look forward to every year.”

For additional info, tournament players may visit

About is a Web-based suite of integrated services designed to connect players with pros, clubs and other tennis players for the ultimate “10s” experience. Founded in 2008 by Gary Sweetnam and Alberto Genty, 10sPortal focus is centered on innovative Web-based tennis software, world-class customer support and growing the game of tennis. Learn more at

About Polo Tennis and Fitness Club
The Polo Tennis and Fitness Club is nestled among the beautiful live oaks in the gently rolling hills west of Austin. Just a short, scenic drive out Highway 290 West is home to one of Central Texas' premier tennis and fitness facilities. Learn more at

About Austin Tennis Center
The Austin Tennis Center is Austin’s newest tennis facility. It is located off of Highway 290 and one mile from Texas Toll Road 130. Currently, it has 12 courts and may someday be expanded to a 32 court facility. ATC offers lessons, clinics, leagues and professional racket stringing.

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