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VIDEO: Aston Park Hosts Asheville Open Tennis Championship, features new park amenities

Asheville Parks and Recreation hosted the 88th Asheville Open Tennis Championships at Aston Park Tennis Center July 10-14 for adults and July 19-21 for juniors.  Over eight days of tournament play, 284 players competed in various age divisions as 374 matches were played on the 12 clay courts at Aston Park.   Highlights of this year’s tournament [...]

U.S. Tennis Association pledges $35,000 to Asheville’s Aston Park Tennis Center

  Following its successful and sold out Fed Cup Asheville debut this past weekend, the U.S. Tennis Association announced that it will donate $35,000 for improvements to the Aston Park Tennis Center.   The grant is through the USTA’s legacy program. Started more than a decade ago, the program is designed to leave a lasting mark in the communities [...]

Insider guide to traffic/parking for Asheville’s first Fed Cup

  The 2018 Fed Cup brings international professional tennis competition comes to the ExploreAsheville.com Arena in Asheville’s U.S. Cellular Center on Feb. 10-11 for the USA vs. Netherlands World Group First Round.   Former world No. 1 and 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams, fellow former world No. 1 and seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams, 2017 [...]