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LWSPO Update: Wednesday, July 10

The first half of yesterday saw the junior Selection Series, 3.5 Star and Davis Trading ITF matches in action on all 17 courts. Unfortunately, the evening’s NTRP matches were interrupted by showers halfway through the evening resulting in unfinished matches. In the Stanley Park Brewing Feature Match of the Day, No. 1 seeds Eugene Joy […]

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LWSPO Hosts First-Ever U10 Yellow Ball Event in Canada

Vancouver, BC – During the first weekend of the 2019 Leith Wheeler Stanley Park Open, July 6-7, the U10 BC-Alberta Interprovincial Invitational Tournament took place. This marked the first-ever event that U10 girls and boys competed against other U10 players in singles and doubles using a regular yellow ball on a full-sized tennis court. Normally, […]

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LWSPO Update: Tuesday, July 9

The sun finally joined us at the Park yesterday! The day began with the Davis Trading Junior ITF J3 girls singles main draw action on courts 1-6, followed by the boys ITF doubles first round. On the upper courts, the first round of the boys and girls U12 and U14 Selection Series #6 took place. […]

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LWSPO Update: Monday, July 8

The first weekend at the Leith Wheeler Stanley Park Open was a wet one! Thank you to all the players for their patience, and to our tournament referees and volunteers for their hard work. Yesterday, the Davis Trading U18 ITF Qualifying event completed the final round of Qualifying indoors at the UBC Tennis Centre. The […]

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Day 3 LWSPO Update: Sunday, July 7

Weather Updates July 6th Leith Wheeler Match of the Day:  Men’s 4.5 Singles Igor Gens defeated Brandon Wood [5] – 6-7(5), 7-5, 7-5 TSN 1040 joined us live at the Leith Wheeler Stanley Park Open yesterday. Tennis BC CEO, Mark Roberts, had a chance to sit down with Tom Mayenknecht from TSN 1040 to chat […]

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Day 2 LWSPO Update: Saturday, July 6

Weather Updates July 5th Leith Wheeler Match of the Day:  Men’s 4.0 Doubles Nathan Jennings/Alastair Maccallum defeated Jeremy Poirier/Drew St. Laurent 7-6(5) 7-5 Yesterday started with some challenging weather that rained out the Rogers Rookie Tour and Future Stars matches during the day, however, the rain held up and we were able to successfully complete […]

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2019 LWSPO Weather Updates

For the most up to date weather conditions for your event during the 2019 Leith Wheeler Stanley Park Open, please reference the tournament website for your category. For your convenience, the links are below: NTRP Group 1 NTRP Group 2 Open Selection Series #6 U12 & U14  |  U16 3.5 Star National Junior Open

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LWSPO Legend Henry Choi Reaches World #1 ITF Ranking

Vancouver, BC –  For 88 years now, the Leith Wheeler Stanley Park Open (LWSPO) has been a tradition in the British Columbia tennis community. Many players have been playing at the Park for decades, and we love seeing them come back every year. One such player is local legend and now Men’s 35+ Singles World […]

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Celebrating the Leith Wheeler Stanley Park Open: The Salvo Family

Vancouver, BC – The Leith Wheeler Stanley Park Open (LWSPO) boasts over 85 events, which include players from a broad spectrum of levels and age categories. From first time-competitors to local tennis legends, juniors to adults, and international players – there is an event for everyone.   For 88 years, the LWSPO has been an annual […]

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Stanley Park Open: Getting to Know Leith Wheeler

Vancouver, BC – The Stanley Park Open was established in 1931 and has grown since then to become North America’s largest grassroots public court tennis tournament. With approximately 1,500 entries, over 85 tournament categories, and thousands of spectators each year, it is the place to be in July. Tennis BC is proud to partner with […]

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