Puerto Vallarta to Host Association of Tennis Professionals Tournament

The Puerto Vallarta Open will have a prize of $75,000 USD and ATP ranking. It will be played on a hard surface with a best-of-three format in single and doubles matches.

Puerto Vallarta to Host Association of Tennis Professionals Tournament

Puerto Vallarta, March 21st, 2018.- Puerto Vallarta will be home to the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) Challenger Tour professional tennis tournament. The first edition of the Puerto Vallarta Open will be played on the new outdoor hard courts of Parque Parota.

The Puerto Vallarta Open will have a prize of $75,000 USD and ATP ranking. It will be played on a hard surface with a best-of-three format in single and doubles matches.

The venue is easily accessible, and the courts were built to accommodate the tournament and the international requirements of the ATP.

Puerto Vallarta has a long history with the ATP. It held its first Challenger in 1994 and hosted tournaments for the ATP Challenger Tour and the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) from 1996 to 1998. International Tennis Federation (ITF) Futures Tournaments were held in Puerto Vallarta from 2000 to 2010. Tennis legends such as Martina Navrátilová, Billie Jean King, Vasek Pospisil, Santiago González Torre have played in Puerto Vallarta.

Puerto Vallarta is a dream tennis destination for tennis buffs and beginners. There are ample opportunities to learn or practice the sport in several of the destination’s resorts and hotels. Clinics and individual instruction are available.


Note: For more information about the Puerto Vallarta Open, please contact Alejandra Martínez Rizo atalejandra@macorinalab.comFor more information on Puerto Vallarta, please visit: www.visitpuertovallarta.com