Andover, MA – The WTA event organizers for the New Haven Open presented by First Niagara have chosen DecoTurf as the cushioned tennis surface. The tournament will take place from August 17-25 at the Connecticut Tennis Center at Yale.
Utilizing the US Open Blue – US Open Green color scheme, manufactured exclusively by DecoTurf, the Connecticut Tennis Center will be hosting this exciting event for the 23rd time. The top players in the world will compete on the same DecoTurf tennis surface that will be in play at the US Open.
“We’re excited to be working with the New Haven Open for the 23rd year,” said Tom Magner, Regional Manager with DecoTurf “It’s a fantastic tournament and, with the legendary Yale Bowl on one side and historic Yale Field on the other, I’m not sure there’s a more picturesque sports setting in all of New England.”
DecoTurf’s multi-layer tennis surfaces have been selected for use at the world’s most prestigious events including the US Open since 1978, the 2012 London Paralympic Games, the 2004 and 2008 Olympic Games, Davis Cup and Fed Cup matches, and at many of the finest facilities around the world. It is simply unmatched in providing a full depth resilient surface with precise speed control. The surface offers unique play characteristics, providing maximum player comfort, and exceptional durability. DecoTurf has authorized applicators around the globe that are trained to install the surface that is known for its, true ball bounce, low maintenance, vibrant long lasting colors, and overall customer value.
For more information about DecoTurf visit www.decoturf.com or call 1-800-DECO-1st (332-6178) / 978-623-9980.