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2012 USTA Southwest Super Senior League Championships

 2012 USTA Southwest Super Senior League Section Championships
November 30 – December 2, 2012
Wyndham El Paso Airport Hotel – El Paso, Texas
Ellis Tennis Center
 
 
 
(Tentative as of 11/14 - final schedule will be given out at Captain's Meeting)
 
 
SuperSr_Web_387League teams who have qualified by winning their local divisions will be competing over three days at the Ellis Tennis Center in El Paso this winter at the USTA Southwest Super Senior League Championships.
 
This event brings together the top gender teams of players 60 years and over - teams from places like Phoenix, Tucson, Flagstaff, Albuquerque, Las Cruces and the host city of El Paso. This event has traditionally been one of our most competitive, and the Super Senior divisions is probably our most successful at a national level. For the last three years, at least one division champion at the USTA Southwest Super Senior League Championships has gone on to become a national champion. 
 
Winners at the 2012 USTA Southwest Super Senior League Championships will be playing for not only the Southwest title, but receive the all-important automatic bid to the 2012 USTA National Super Senior League Championships. The national championship event will be held in the spring of 2013. 
 
This will also be the final USTA Southwest league championship event for the calendar year that will be held before the league restructure takes place beginning in 2013. 
 
 
EllisTennisCenter_imageHOST PLAYING SITE
The host site for this year’s 2012 USTA Southwest Super Senior League Section Championships will be the Ellis Tennis Center in El Paso, Texas.
 
Formerly the El Paso Youth Tennis Center, the 23-court facility located in Northeast El Paso has not only changed names, but been updated and renovated. The Ellis Tennis Center has undergone quite a facelift in the last year with an improved pro shop area, 23 resurfaced courts (all to US Open blue) that includes a 10 and Under Tennis dedicated stadium court, shade structures on all courts, and a spacious new player lounge area.
 
Another perk is having video cameras on all courts that should really benefit tournament participants, friends and families, who can actually watch matches live on the multiple TV screens inside the lounge.
 
The courts are located at 4770 Woodrow Bean, El Paso, Texas  79924. The phone number for the complex is (915) 751-1983. Click here for directions from the host hotel.     
 
 
HOST HOTEL
The host hotel for the event and the player party is the Wyndham El Paso Airport Hotel. The hotel has blocked off rooms for Adult League Section Championships players at a rate of $99/night plus taxes.
 
EpWyndhamThis rate includes 24 hour airport shuttle, secured parking, discount on food and beverage at the hotel’s Magnims Restaurant and complimentary breakfast and Wi-Fi.
 
Players should reserve directly with the hotel and identify themselves as part of the USTA Super Senior League Section Championships. Please call 1 (800) 742-7248 or 1 (800) 996-3426 to make reservations.
 
Also, you can make your reservations with the hotel online at www.wyndhamelpaso.com. The group code for the Super Senior event is 11296703US
Please use it when making your reservation.
 
RESERVATIONS MUST BE COMPLETED BY NOVEMBER 14, 2012. Restrictions and provisions may apply on reservations. The hotel is conveniently located near the tennis facilities, El Paso Airport and local attractions and just a short drive from Ellis Tennis Center. Click here for more information about the location and area. 
 
 
SPONSORS

USTA Southwest would like to express our sincere appreciation and gratitude to our Section and USTA League sponsors who are helping us to promote and grow the game of tennis in the Southwest! 

 
ComboSponsor2011LOGOPlease support the following businesses as they are supporting tennis in the Southwest. 
 

Official Tennis Retailer of USTA League Tennis
All About Tennis - www.allabouttennis.com

 
Owned and operated by tennis players, All Abot Tennis is Arizona's largest tennis retail store. Located in Scottsdale, Ariz. 

 

Official Medical & Sports Therapy Equipment Provider of USTA Southwest 

Active Forever - www.activeforever.com 
(use code USTASW when purchasing and we receive 5% kickback to support
tennis programs here in the Southwest!)
 
The Scottsdale-based company provides medical equipment and supplies for independent living through mobility, low vision aids, power scooters, wheelchairs, rollators, fitness and physical therapy products, orthopedics, exercise equipment, diabetes supplies, as well as many other medical devices.

 

Official Ball of USTA Southwest League Tennis
Penn – www.pennracquet.com (BALL)

 

Head/Penn is the national sponsor of USTA Leagues and has been for almost a quarter of a century. They provide balls for all of our USTA Section League Championship events, and are the No. 1 selling tennis ball in America.  
 

Official Yogurt of USTA League Tennis

Stonyfield Farm - www.stonyfield.com 

 

 

Stonyfield Logo 2009 PMS copyStonyfield Farm, the world’s leading organic yogurt maker, is the Official Yogurt of USTA League. Stoneyfield's organic business helps to support hundreds of family farms and keeps over 200,000 acres free of persistent pesticides and chemicals commonly used on nonorganic farms and known to contaminate soil, drinking water, air and food.

Stoneyfield's pure, delicious organic yogurts, smoothies, soy yogurts, ice cream and milk are sold in supermarkets, natural food stores and colleges across the country, and we are proud to have them as a USTA League sponsor.

 
Official Tennis Travel Package Partner of USTA Southwest 
Championship Tennis Tours - www.tennistours.com
 
ChampionshipTennisTours
 
Since 1987, This Scottsdale-based business has been serving tennis fans and enthusiasts with personalized and customized travel packages to the world's premier tennis events.
 
Championship Tennis Tours handles travel, ticketing and really works to make your travel experience to Grand Slam events or other top-flight ATP or WTA Tour events across the globe an experience to remember. USTA Southwest members receive a special discount when they purchase and for mentioning the USTA.  
 

Clif BarClif Bar & Company is an American company that produces energy bars and other all natural and organic food targeted to people with active lifestyles.

Clif Bar has graciously donated healthy bars for our players, coaches, and spectators though out the Sectional Championships.

Please support Clif Bars as a thank you for their support of USTA Leagues. For more information goto www.clifbar.comOur players love these snacks from Clif Bar and definitely appreciate their support of USTA League tennis! 

 

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