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2014-01-16 23:22:36

This award honors well-liked Australian tennis coach Paul Arber, who demonstrated character, hard work, determination, inspiration, commitment to tennis continuing education and mentorship. This award is open to tennis coaches under the age of 30, and the winner will receive $1000 good on any iTPA educational materials, including tennis fitness certifications. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) January 16, 2014 The International Tennis Performance Association (iTPA), a tennis fitness certification and...

2014-01-15 12:24:54

NEW YORK, Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fila announced today that it has signed an endorsement agreement with top-ranked American tennis player Sam Querrey. The multi-year agreement with Querrey continues the legacy of Fila's sponsorship of elite tennis champions. Querrey joins an impressive roster of ATP World Tour players who have worn the Fila brand on-court since the 1970s. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140115/PH47016 ) "We are thrilled that American tennis star...

2014-01-14 00:20:30

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New Zealand Festival of Tennis onlookers witnessed impressive tennis sportsmanship on Saturday 11 January as John Isner bet Yen-Hsun Lu 7-6 (4), 7-6 (7) and fired 23 aces in the match, winning this year's Heineken Open. Moet & Chandon the official champagne sponsor of the New Zealand Festival of Tennis awarded Isner's victory with a personalized Moet & Chandon jeroboam, created exclusively to honor exceptional sporting...

2014-01-10 23:01:39

Bethany Beach, Del. Tennis Center's Director to Serve Two Year Term on Elite Board Bethany Beach, DE (PRWEB) January 10, 2014 Sea Colony Tennis Director Thomas Johnston was elected to a two-year term on the United States Tennis Association (USTA) Delaware District Board of Directors at the December 9, 2013 meeting of the Board. Johnston joins an elite group of tennis supporters who are committed to building an inclusive and diverse array of opportunities for all players to enjoy the...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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