The Columbus Tennis Tournaments are professional Men’s Pro Circuit events that feature players from all over the world. Players will compete to earn ATP points and prize money. The tournaments are held on indoor-hard courts at The Ohio State Varsity Tennis Center in Columbus, Ohio. The tournaments are played under the rules and regulations of the ATP and USTA.
The Columbus Challenger and Future Events are played under the ITF and USTA Pro Circuit. *Student Athletes, please see below for more information.
Practice Courts are available on site. Live Scoring/Streaming and Stringing will take place throughout the tournament. Players, Press, Spectators, and the tournament staff (including officials) have accommodations on-site during the tournament. The tournaments offer a discounted Group Rate for Hotel rooms that includes breakfast along with shuttle services to and from Hotel-Site.
Players from all over the world, including several former top collegiate players and some of the top doubles players will play in the tournaments. Spectators have exciting opportunities to see and meet tennis players, coaches, etc.
*Each criteria will go to the next highest rated student-athlete, if the person with the highest ranking is already in the tournament off of ranking or a different criteria, to be determined by Tournament Director. Please contact Todd Alles, Tournament Director at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like more information; or, to apply for a performance criteria card.
Objective Standard of Performance Criteria:
Highest rated ITA student-athlete currently enrolled at NCAA Division 1 Ohio institutions
Highest rated ATP singles student-athlete currently enrolled at an Ohio institution
Highest rated ATP doubles student-athletes currently enrolled at an Ohio institution
Highest rated tennisrecruiting.net high school senior within 750 miles of Columbus, OH
Highest rated tennisrecruiting.net high school senior in Ohio
Highest three UTR singles rating currently at Ohio institutions
Highest three UTR doubles rating currently at Ohio institutions
Highest three UTR rated international student-athletes currently enrolled at an Ohio institution
Highest rated Freshman on final tennisrecruiting.net rankings at an Ohio institution
Highest rated ITF Junior World Rankings high school senior
NCAA All-Tournament Team Award winners from previous season from an Ohio institution
Highest career high ITF ranking for a freshman at an Ohio institution
Current student-athlete who was an All-American in previous season
Current student-athlete who was All Big Ten selection in previous season