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Tennis Talk – October 2019

Canadian phenom Bianca Andreescu’s impressive 17-match win streak unfortunately came to an end this month against a formidable foe.

After a legendary run to the 2019 US Open singles title this summer, Andreescu fell to the 21 year-old Naomi Osaka …

Tennis Talk – September 2019

The first Canadian Grand Slam singles champion. The first born in the 2000’s to win a major. The highest ranking for a Canadian woman in singles. She’s all those things and so much more. She the North.

Bianca Andreescu made …

Tennis Talk – August 2019

This year’s Rogers Cup presented a pair of all-Canadian showdowns in a highly anticipated first round of action for both men and women competing in Montreal and Toronto.

In his first Rogers Cup appearance, Felix Auger-Aliassime bested Vancouver’s Vasek Pospisil …

Tennis Talk – July 2019

This year’s Wimbledon Championships has already delivered a slew of storylines, with even more drama potentially on the way!

Tennis fans around the world are in for a treat as Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer will square off for the …

Tennis Talk – June 2019

Congratulations are in order for our Division 4 Ladies League Team, Team Indigo, on winning the City Championships! With the victory, Team Indigo is now thrilled to move up to Division 3 next year after an amazing accomplishment to end …

Tennis Talk – May 2019

As spring rolls around, the province’s elite junior tennis players are rounding into form for Tennis BC’s Provincial Selection Series. Many of those players train tirelessly right here on our courts – and the results of their efforts are showing.…

Tennis Talk – April 2019

Tennis in Canada is on the rise yet again with a new generation of teenagers inspiring athletes across the country, and the world, with recent international success.

Bianca Andreescu (age 18, world No. 23) wowed the tennis community by getting …

Tennis Talk – March 2019

The UBC Tennis Centre’s High Performance programs are preparing for an important season of tournaments on both the national and provincial level. High Performance Director, Sasha Boskovic, shares some of his insights on how he prepares his athletes to perform …

Tennis Talk – February 2019

Although Sasha Boskovic works almost exclusively with high performance players at the UBC Tennis Centre, his philosophy for success and lifetime enjoyment in the sport has trickled down throughout all tennis programming.

“The feeling we have at all levels, be …

Josh's Final Fresh Take: December 2018 Edition

A Toast, To Tennis

Coach and Communications Lead, Josh Martin, weighs in on topics in the world of tennis and shares his two cents.
Tennis has given me the opportunity to connect with so many individuals over the years, some …