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2014 EVENTS AND NEWS
We wish you ALL a very Merry Christmas
and a most Happy "Beach Tennis" New Year!!
Thank you ALL for your support!
See you on the sand in 2015!
6th annual Halloween Tournament!
October 25,2014 No partners needed!!
This is a great opportunity for ALL levels to play!
Sign up TODAY!
Go to 2014 Tournaments Tab and click on Halloween Tournament
Special thanks to Mark Bonfigli for the 3rd Hermosa Beach Open International Championship!
It was a success!!
Hermosa Beach Players definitely made a presence! Especially Marty Salokas who is the first US player to make a G1 finals
CONGRATULATIONS TO EVERYONE!!
PRO DIVISION DOUBLES:
Winners: Vini Font (BRA) and Michele Cappeletti (ITA)
Runners up: Regis Courtoir (FRA) and Marty Salokas (USA-Hermosa)
Winners: Flavia Muniz (BRA) and Maraike Biglmaier (GER)
Runners Up: Patricia Diaz (VEN) and Matilda Hoarau (FRA)
PRO MEN SINGLES:
Winner: Vini Font (BRA)
Runner Up: Regis Courtoir (FRA)
Winners: Vini Font (BRA) and Nicole Melch (USA-New York)
Runners Up: Patricia Diaz (VEN) and Regis Courtoir (FRA)
MASTERS DIVISION DOUBLES (over 45)
Winners: Mark Bonfigli (USA-Hermosa) and Stefen Segall (USA-Hermosa)
Runners Up: Henry Hancock (USA-Hermosa) and Axel Wippich (USA-Hermosa)
Winners: Mia Fogh (USA-Hermosa) and Buckita Leff (USA-Hermosa)
Runners Up: Monica Rojas (USA-Hermosa) and Francessa Reeder (USA-Hermosa)
AMATEUR DIVISION DOUBLES: >
Winners: Bryan Gunter (USA-Hermosa) and John Randolph (USA-Hermosa)
Winners: Monica Rojas (USA-Hermosa) and Francessa Reeder (USA-Hermosa)
Runners Up: Ginger Young (USA-Hermosa) and Julia Koulbitskaya (USA-Hermosa)
Winners: Julia Koulbitskaya (USA-Hermosa) and John Randolph (USA-Hermosa)
Runners Up: Randy Dauchot (USA-Hermosa) and Bryan Gunter (USA-Hermosa)
West Coast Beach Tennis will be officially doing business as Beach Tennis Association and now a nonprofit 501(c)3 corporation....
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR "SPRING FEVER 2014" WINNERS!
Winner: Nyala Hordones
Runner up: Monica Rojas
Winner: Donny Young
runner up: Matt Skwaruzynski
Winner: Katya Chirkina and Nyala Hordones
Runner up: Paige Worden and Monica Rojas
Winner: Marty Salokas and Donny Young
Runner up: Stefan Segall and Sou Umezaki
Winner: Paige and Scott Worden
Runner up: Henry Hancock and Ginger Young
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR ANNENBERG OPEN WINNERS!
Womens Champs: Carina Blank and Maris Mora
Womens Runner Up: Michelle Greco and Patricia Mas
Mens Champs: Carlos Rivera and Marty Salokas
Mens Runner Up: Donny Young and Adao Chagas
Mixed Champs: Marisa Mora and Carlos Rivera
Mixed Runners up: Carina and Benjamin Blank
Check out our Doubles Ladder which starts on March 22! Deadline to sign up is March 19!
Winners will receive prizes!
A special thank you to our main sponsors
Dealer.com and Subaru
for making the 2013 Hermosa Open a huge success!!
2013 DEALER.COM HERMOSA BEACH OPEN
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR WINNERS
IN THE PRO AND AMATEUR DIVISIONS!
Women Winner: Maria Buuts ARU/ Flavia Muniz BRA
Runner Up: Pauline Bourdet FRA/ Magali Garnier FRA
Men Winner: Vinicus Font BRA/ Alex Mingozzi ITA
Runner Up: Alessandro Calbucci ITA/ Niccolo Strano ITA
Women Winner: Pauline Bourdet FRA
Runner up: Maria Buuts ARU
Men Winner: Thales Santos BRA
Runner up: Marcus Ferreira BRA
PRO MIXED Winner: Patricia Diaz VEN/ Guilio Petrucci ITA
Runner Up: Nicole Melch AUT/ Marcus Ferreira BRA
Women Winner: Monica Rojas USA/ Francessa Reeder USA
Runner Up: Tania Renno BRA/ Lucia Weaver BRA
Men Winner: Cliff Hanna USA/ Yan Lavrovsky USA
Runner Up: Luke Dauchot USA/ Donny Young USA
Women Winner: Tania Renno BRA/ Lucia Weaver BRA
Runner Up: Clarice Alipio USA/ Lorise Goncalves BRA
Men Winner: Alex Querna USA/ Axel Wippich USA
Runner Up: Cliff Hanna USA / Yan Lavrovsky USA
Winner: Kristen Diels-flagler USA/ Pedro Alipio BRA
Runner Up: Lorise Gonçalves BRA/ Fabio Goncalves BRA
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR WINNERS OF THE ENDLESS SUMMER ITF G4 TOURNAMENT!!
Donny Young and Sam Keeton
Marty Salokas and Sou Umezaki
Gretchen Rush and Yolanda Duron
Katya Chirkina and Ava Hanna
2 more US ITF tournaments in August:
BTUSA- Aug 15-18 G1
West Coast Beach Tennis/Beach Tennis Association- Aug 24-25 G4 in Hermosa Beach (more details to come)
See you on the sand!!
We will not be playing on 14th street this weekend July 13-14 and next weekend July 20-21 in Hermosa
due to Volleyball tournaments taking over our courts.
We will be taking down the nets Friday afternoon.
This weekend, We will be setting up portable nets around 17th street in Hermosa this weekend starting around noon!
We will announce an alternate place next week for next weekend the 20-21st.
See you on the sand!
Check out Upcoming Tournaments in the U.S/Mexico:
Check out our remaining tournaments on the home page
Aug 24-25 G4 ITF
Sept 27-19 G1 $12,500 ITF
Oct. 26-27 Halloween
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR FINALISTS ON SAT. MAY 4 AT OUR "SPRING FEVER" TOURNAMENT!
Winners: Sam Keeton & Donny Young
Runner's Up:Marty Salokas & Scott Worden
Winners: Ava Hanna & Katya Chirkina
Runner's Up:Jessica Baker & Randy Dauchot
There is still time to register for the singles and mixed division which was postponed to Sat. May 11, 2013!
You can pay online or at the tournament, but PLEASE REGISTER either way and SIGN the waiver
****1/3 off registration fee for players 26 years old and younger*******
CHECK OUT UPCOMING TOURNAMENTS IN FLORIDA ON OUR TOURNAMENTS PAGE!
See you on the sand!
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR WINNERS AND ALL WHO PLAYED IN OUR FIRST TOURNAMENT OF 2013! March 2-3,2013 St. Patrick's Day Tournament
Winners: Randy Dauchot and Jessica Baker
Runner's up: Ava Hanna and Katya Chirkina
Winners: Donny Young and Marty Salokas
Runner's up: Cliff Hanna and Yan Lavrosky
Winner: Donny Young
Runner up: Sam Keeton
Winner: Katya Chirkina
Runner Up: Kim O 'Keefe
Winners: Stefan Segall and Kim O'Keefe
Runners Up: Ginger and Donny Young
IT'S GOING TO BE A GREAT BEACH TENNIS YEAR IN 2013!
WE GOT APPROVAL FOR OUR EVENTS IN HERMOSA IN 2013
THEY ARE AS FOLLOWS:
Sept 27-29 Hermosa Open
WE WILL HAVE MORE DETAILS IN THE NEAR FUTURE....STAY TUNED!!
NEWS FROM 2012
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR HERMOSA BEACH WINNERS AT THE
2012 PUERTO RICO
BEACH TENNIS WORLD CUP
ON DEC. 1-2.
HUSBAND AND WIFE TEAM,
Mark Bonfigli and Marisa Mora won mixed doubles
Marty Salokas and Donny Young made the finals and barely lost in a tie breaker... .
Donny Young also made the finals in singles and barely lost in a tie breaker!!
WAY TO GO, HERMOSA BEACH!!
WE ARE SO THANKFUL FOR ALL YOUR SUPPORT IN HERMOSA BEACH!
HAVE A VERY BLESSED DAY!!
"SUBARU HERMOSA OPEN INTERNATIONAL BEACH TENNIS CHAMPIONSHPS"
Thanks to Subaru and Mark and the Dealer.com team for making this an AWESOME event!!! You are the best!
Many thanks for ALL of our beach tennis friends who volunteered their time and effort!
We couldn't have done it without you!
Winners of the Subaru Hermosa Beach Open:
Womens Singles: Flavia Muniz (bra)
Runner up: Pauline Bourdet (fra)
Men's Singles: Marcus Ferreira (bra)
Runner up: Gui Prata (bra)
Women's Doubles winners: Flavia Muniz (bra) & Maria Buuts (aru)
Women's Doubles Runner up: Ludivine Bodar (fra) & Fanny Rollet (fra)
Men's Doubles winners: Alessandro Calbucci (ita) & Nicola Gambi (ita)
Men's Doubles runner up: Gui Prata (bra) & Vini Font (bra)
Mixed winners: Marty Salokas (usa) & Pauline Bourdet (fra)
Mixed runner up: Thales Santos (bra) & Maria Buuts (aru)
Women's doubles winners: Jennifer Peterson & Basia Drozdzik
Women's doubles runner's up: Sandrine Lima & Kimberly Knab
Men's doubles winners: Eric Basart & Cliff Hanna
Men's runner's up: Eric Block & Antonio Yus(esp)
Congrats to the winners of this year's Los Angeles Open
Men's Pro Champions: Marty Salokas and Donny Young
Runner's up: Bertrand Coulet (Dadi Beach) and Stephan Sayoc
Women's Champions: Marisa Mora and Lucy Streeter
Runner's up: Randy Dauchot and Jessica Baker
Mixed Champions: Marisa Mora and Mark Bonfigli
Runner's up: Claudia and Agusto Girolimetti ITA
Endless Summer tournament this weekend....Aug 4-5....
check our "2012 Tournament Page"
There are 2 more ITF tournaments in Hermosa in Sept and Oct and 1 in Huntington Beach in Oct.... stay tuned!
See you on the sand.....
There will be beach tennis play Thursday night Aug 2nd
in Hermosa at 14th/Strand starting at 5:30 pm til dark!
Everyone is welcome! Bring your friends so they can catch the beach tennis fever!
May was a very full beach tennis month with 4 tournaments in the US... Congratulations to the winners and runner's up in the U.S! Go West Coast!!!
May 5 "Spring Fever" Tournament (ITF ranking) in Hermosa Beach
women: Marisa Mora and Lucy Streeter
men: Donny Young and Marty Salokas
mixed: Alan Palermo and Lucy Streeter
women: Jamie Suard and Mia Fogh
men: Alex Querna and Matt Suderman
mixed: Donny Young and Jamie Suard
May 19,20 Deerfield, FL IFBT Tournament
women: Lucy Streeter and Marisa Mora
men: Joao Paulo Nunan and Adao Chagas (BRA)
women: Marilou Lekanne and Beatriz Vaquer (Fla)
men: Marty Salokas and Donny Young
May 19 BEACH CABANA ITF TOURNAMENT in Long Beach
women: Randy Dauchot and Katya Chirkana
men: Roberto Donati and Thomas Judd
mixed: Tie between Katya Chirkina and Henry Hancock and Cliff Hanna & his daughter, Ava
women:Yolanda Duron and Vicki Nichols Roberts
men: Scott Carpenter and Henry Hancock
May 26 "Memorial Social" in Hermosa Beach
women: Jamie Suard and Jessica Baker
men: Stefan Segall and Henry Hancock
mixed: Scott Carpenter and Jessica Baker
women: Monica Rojas and Aline Menezes
men: Corwin Carson and Bryan Gunter
mixed: John Randolph and Monica Rojas
Congratulations to the winners and runner's up of the Huntington Beach Open on April 21,2012:
Winners: Lucy Streeter and Mia Fogh
Runner's Up: Katya Chirkina and Clarice Alipio
Winners: Marty Salokos and Donny Young
Runner's Up: Thomas Judd and Alan Palermo
Winners: Jamie Suard and Donny Young
Runner's Up: Clarice and Pedro Alipio
Beach Tennis Sunday, April 15th in Hermosa Beach at 14th/Strand at
12 noon to 6 pm
Don't forget the Huntington Beach Open on April 21-22
(ITF Ranking-see our Tournament page)
West Coast Beach Tennis "Spring Fever" Tournament is on May 5-6- more details to follow!
This is also an ITF Ranking tournament.....
Congratulations to the Winners in the 2012 St. Patricks Day Tournament on March 3
Women's Double winners:
Jamie Pagliano & Jessica Baker
Ginger Young & Marisa Mora Bonfigli
Marty Salokas & So Umezaki
Dan Delgado & Wade Miller
Jamie Suard & Donny Young
Marisa & Mark Bonfigli
Congratulations to the Winners in the first Venice Beach Tennis Tournament on Feb. 25, 2012
Men's Doubles Winners:
Mark Bonfigli & Stephan Segal
Donny Young & Roberto Donati
Women's Doubles Winners:
Marisa Mora-Bonfigli & Lucy Streeter
Jessica Baker and Randy Dauchot
Mixed Doubles Winners:
Marisa & Mark Bonfigli
Donny Young & Jamie Suard
Way to go....Mark and Marisa Bonfigli!!!!! Winners 3 times around!!!
MANY THANKS TO ROBERTO, ERIN, AND SANDRINE FOR A GREAT FIRST VENICE BEACH TOURNAMENT!!!!!!
WE HAVE 2 TOURNAMENTS COMING UP IN THE LA AREA........
BEACH TENNIS LA IS HOSTING A TOURNAMENT IN VENICE BEACH ON FEB, 25-26 CHECK OUT THEIR FLYER ON OUR TOURNAMENT PAGE OR GO TO BEACHTENNISLA.COM
WE ARE HOSTING A ST. PATRICK'S TOURNAMENT ON MARCH 3-4 IN HERMOSA BEACH ON 14TH/STRAND..... MORE INFORMATION TO COME