Ojai Tennis Tournament Announced
31 Mar, 2014
More than 1,500 Players, 112 Courts to be Involved
The Ojai Tennis Tournament will be held from April 23-27 at the Ojai Valley Tennis Club.
The Ojai will mark its 114th year of play April 23-27. Registration information can be found on the site.
Here are some more tournament facts and important historical dates:
- 500 local volunteers conduct the tournament (no paid staff or organizer)
- 7,000 Wilson Heavy Duty tennis balls used
- $120,000 total tournament expenses
- $84,000 donations received from major sponsors
- $4,000 donations received from local small merchants
- Significant in-kind services donated from merchants and tennis court owners
- $17,000 net proceeds contributed to youth tennis programs
- $35,000 net proceeds contributed to improving public tennis facilities
- 20 cases of Pixie tangerines served to those playing outside of Ojai Valley
- More than a ton of oranges used for the orange juice served at Libbey Park in Ojai
All information is available at the tournament website.