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DecoTurf Surface Selected for the BB&T Atlanta Open

Andover, MA – The BB&T Atlanta Open has once again chosen DecoColor from the makers of DecoTurf, as the Official Surface of their world-class tennis tournament. The BB&T Atlanta Open, owned by USTA Southern, will take place July 16-22 at Atlantic Station, in Atlanta, Georgia as part of the prestigious Emirates Airline US Open Series. This ATP tournament is the first in an eight tournament series leading up to the US Open. 2012 will be DecoTurf’s ninth year as provider of the surface for the Series.

“DecoTurf is proud to supply the surface for this Emirates Airline US Open Series tournament,” said John Graham, DecoTurf’s Managing Director “and we are pleased to be working with Signature Tennis of Woodstock, Georgia.” Signature Tennis is a full-service tennis court construction firm that builds and services courts throughout Georgia, and brings extensive experience and pride to every job.

DecoTurf has been the Surface of the US Open since 1978 and is the most recognized tennis court surface in the world. DecoTurf’s multi-layer cushioned tennis surface has been selected for use at the world’s most prestigious events including the London 2012 Paralympic Games, the 2004 and 2008 Olympic Games, Davis Cup, Fed Cup, and at many of the finest facilities around the world. DecoTurf has authorized applicators around the globe that are trained to install the surface that is known for its consistent speed of play, true ball bounce, durability, low maintenance, vibrant long lasting colors, and overall customer value.

For more information on DecoTurf visit or call 800-332-6178.


John Graham
800-225-1141, Ext. 2231

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