Tennis Alberta announces that Lexus of Edmonton is the title sponsor for the 110th Alberta Open held Aug 3-7, 2023, in Edmonton, Alberta. The tournament is now the Lexus of Edmonton 110th Alberta Open.
“Lexus of Edmonton is an incredible partner for community organizations supporting sports and recreation opportunities in Edmonton to benefit the whole province. Year after year, they have continued their support of Tennis Alberta and commitment to the growth of tennis,” says Alan Mackin, Executive Director. “As we strive to build more opportunities for Albertans to enjoy tennis, we need champions like Lexus of Edmonton.”
In addition to supporting the Alberta Open, Lexus of Edmonton is sponsoring the following adult and masters tournaments:
- May 26-28: Adult 3.0/4.0 – Grand Trunk Park, Edmonton
- June 16-18: Adult 3.0/5.0 – Grand Trunk Park, Edmonton
- July 7-9: Masters Outdoor Provincials – Capilano Tennis Club, Edmonton
Lexus of Edmonton’s investment allows Tennis Alberta to expand the tournament calendar to support the underserved adult athlete seeking opportunities to play. The Alberta Open will see an enhanced player experience and a try tennis event for children geared at encouraging the next generation to try the sport.
“We are honoured and excited to continue this great partnership with Alberta tennis. Tennis Alberta does an amazing job providing programs for all ages across the province. We are excited to support such a great organization,” says Bruce Kirkland, President and CEO of Lexus of Edmonton.
In 2022, the Alberta Open hosted 174 entries in 40 events bringing together players of all levels from across Western Canada. Boasting a history that spans over a century, the first-ever Alberta Open was held in 1906. It continues to feature Men’s and Women’s tennis singles and doubles in 3.0/4.0/5.0/Open and Masters 45+, 55+, 65+, 75+ categories.
The Lexus of Edmonton 110th Alberta Open takes place this Aug 3-7 at the Saville Community Sports Centre. More information about the tournament and how to register at tennisalberta.com/alberta-open.
Lexus of Edmonton, in addition to sponsoring these events, offers VIP preferred pricing as a benefit to Tennis Alberta members.