The Divi Aruba Open is more than beach tennis alone, it’s about friendship, ambiance, sportsmanship and of course a lot of FUN. It’s a melting pot of cultures from all over the world playing Beach Tennis in a ‘festival atmosphere’.
This year the most popular tournament from the last 2 years on the calendar of the ITF (International Tennis Federation) will make another big step! The tournament is a ITF G1 event with a record breaking $34,500.- in prize money. On top of this it will be held at the biggest and most beautiful beach of Aruba: ‘Eagle Beach’.
BTA will create a ‘village’ on the beach with, besides the 30 beach tennis courts, a food court (multiple world cuisines), different bars, merchandise stands, live bands, DJ’s and lots of other world class entertainment.
Around 800 players from Argentina, Belgium, Bermuda, Bonaire, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Curacao, France, Gaudeloupe, Germany, Greece, Italy, Japan, Martinique, Netherlands, USA, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Reunion Island, Russia, Slovenia, Spain, St Martin, Suisse & Venezuela.from the age of 6 up to 69 yrs old will battle on the white sand of Aruba. Check out the prelimenary program for an overview of the match days events.
Once againThe Divi resort will be our official tournament Hotel. Please check out the special rates for the three different hotels Divi has to offer. All locations are within walking distance of the event venue.
After the last final is played the net goes down and all the energy and enthusiasm will burst out into an ‘after dance party’ on the centre court which will last in to the wee hours! BTA and Aruba will make this a ‘lifetime experience’!
We hope to see you in November this year!
The event organizers, Marc Kiezebrink, Sjoerd de Vries & Jochem Ros hope to welcome you on the beach in November!