WASHINGTON, June 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Tennis Central is an innovative mobile application and the largest digital platform in the sport of tennis. Through various unique features within their channel, the company has raised the bar for tennis aficionados. As Tennis Central makes headway in the industry as the fastest growing tennis application in the world, the company constantly seeks new opportunity. Of these opportunities, Tennis Central has been named a Sponsor of the Citi Open, starting August 1st at the Rock Creek Park Tennis Center.
Since its beginning in November of 2014, Tennis Central has experienced high marginal growth, built a fast-paced mobile community of tennis players, and continued advanced application development. Studies of needs and behaviors of tennis players worldwide for over two decades has given Tennis Central the ability to create the ideal formula for more cost effective and up to two times more efficient tennis skills improvement compared to its competitors.
In the US there are 65 million tennis enthusiasts, yet only 5 million consider themselves frequent players. Tennis Central has managed to develop distinctive features that can bring the 60 million that play less regularly onto the courts. At the convenience of a mobile device, a player can access a database of compatible opponents, Tennis Central approved instructors, and courts within his or her area. What makes the company so irreplaceable is the ability to track individual progress in different areas of play and isolate areas of weakness. Tennis Central instructors can tailor lessons according to where a player needs improvement and users can choose more effectively which world-class instructional videos offered by Tennis Central they wish to watch.
Tennis Central now has the opportunity to share these advancements with the D.C. tennis community. The company's presence at the Citi Open is multifaceted. Saturday, August 1, the first day of qualifying sessions, Tennis Central will sponsor Fan Match Day. This is a day for tournament enthusiasts to enjoy tennis clinics and activities at the Rock Creek Park Tennis Centers. During the event, Tennis Central will host a booth featuring interactive demonstrations and will premier its first official made for TV advertisement. Members of the application will receive promotional offers on tickets, live updates via notification, autograph and photo opportunities with tournament pros. The Citi Open is an ideal opportunity for Tennis Central to participate in an event that involves what it knows best, D.C. and Tennis.
The tournament takes place August 1-9th at the Rock Creek Tennis Center and has an average attendance of 72,000. Projected reach of the tournament makes the company a benchmark for other tennis applications. Further yet, Tennis Central sets the bar even higher as this is the 1st time that a 3rd party tennis application will sponsor an ATP tournament. Tennis Central prospects occasions to build an enthusiastic tennis community and involvement in the Citi Open is a catalyst to mass participation. Tennis Central plans to bring a taste of innovation to the Citi Open.
For more information, visit the company's website at www.tenniscentral.net
Sarah Brufke, Partnership Director
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