Thoreau Open

Concord, Mass Pro Tennis Tournament Wraps Up After a Week of Intense Competition

LogoThe fourteen year draught of professional tennis is officially over in the Boston area. Over 1000 Bostonians gathered throughout the week at Concord's Thoreau Club to watch 64 women from all over the world compete for $60,000 in prize money. Some of the players were there for a tune up before the upcoming US Open. Some were there to capture a check and chase dreams of higher rankings. The week long tournament featured some pretty intense competition, delicious food from companies like Island Creek Oysters, Bully Boy, 7th Brewing Company, Modern Pastry, Nashoba Brook Bakery and Juliana's Catering.

Ladies Pro Tennis Returns to New England

LogoIt has been over 14 years since New Englanders have seen the likes of pro tennis. The last time a pro tennis tournament of this caliber was local to New England, it was held at the Longwood Cricket Club in Brookline Mass. This year marks the birth of the Thoreau Open, which will feature top-ranked players from all over the world, including those who will play in the 2019 women's US. Open. Players representing over 30 countries will compete for $60,000 in prize money.