Powiat Poznanski Open will be the third professional tournament held on the courts of the Sobota Tennis Center. This year, on the grounds of the CTS complex will compete ladies. In years 2011 and 2012 for points to the ATP ranking in the Poz- Bruk Open competition competed men.
Participants of the Powiat Poznanski Open will play on the courts of the Sobota Tennis Center that are covered with Conipur Tennis Force surface. This is a tennis surface prepared on the basis of components of Swiss company Conica Technik.
The surface has identical characteristics of playing as on a clay court. In contrast with a traditional clay court the surface is always even and no hollows from shoes get created.
Poznan TV has become the main media partner of the International Women’s Tennis Tournament ITF Pro Circuit which will be held in July on courts in Sobota, near Poznan.
Magda Linette – a 22-year-old Poznan-born Grunwald player is one of the most talented female tennis players in Poland. Last year she made a big jump in the WTA classification by qualifying to the beginning of the 2nd 100 of the ranking.
Katarzyna Piter is a 23-year-old native of Poznan representing Grunwald. Thanks to good performance in last and this season she advanced to the first 100 of the WTA (she holds the 95.position).