The SportMaster Tennis Championships of Maui is a USTA Pro Series Event, and the only professional tennis tournament in Hawaii. SportMaster is the title sponsor and official tennis court surface of the Challenger series tournament.
This is very popular and growing event, on the beautiful shores of Maui. In 2016, the tournament will host both Men’s and Women’s matches, with $50,000 total prize money for each.
Players from over 20 different countries will be competing in the SportMaster TCOM, including last year’s winner, Jared Donaldson. Here are some bullet points that the tournament will host, as pointed out by the USTA Pacific Section:
- 32 Qualifying Men’s & Women’s Singles Draw
- 32 Main Men’s & Women’s Singles Draw
- 16 Men’s & Women’s Doubles Draw
- $50,000 total prize money and showcasing some of the finest men’s tennis players in the world – ranked number 50 and above
- $50,000 total prize money and showcasing some of the finest women’s tennis players in the world – ranked number 40 and above
Royal Lahaina Resort & Tennis Ranch
The Royal Lahaina Resort will be hosting the SportMaster Tennis Championships of Maui at their Tennis Ranch. This site boasts 11 tennis courts, just resurfaced with a green and blue SportMaster surfacing system. The courts include a premium texture package for a medium pace, or playing speed.
The surface texture provides spin-responsive play and ideal footing for optimum play and competition.
SportMaster Sport Surfaces | Title & Surface Sponsor
SportMaster is premium brand of tennis court surfaces, with stocking and supporting locations throughout the world. There are currently over 90 locations, including Hawaii, where SportMaster tennis court surfaces can be purchased. The SportMaster brand is produced in the United States and has been in production since the 1970’s.
“We are proud to be the title sponsor and surface of this exciting tournament”, said Jeff Gearheart, director SportMaster Sport Surfaces. “All Court Hawaii does an exceptional job on installing the court surfaces at the Royal Lahaina Tennis Ranch, and it is a top-notch destination”