Archive for August, 2011

Tennis Link tournament page

Saturday, August 27th, 2011

 

 

 

 

 

 

See our USTA Tennis Link page and draws posted here:

http://tennislink.usta.com/Tournaments/TournamentHome/Tournament.aspx?T=103573

Important phone numbers for travelers

Saturday, August 27th, 2011

Greetings Open Players/Coaches/Guests:
If there is any delay or cancellation in your flight or last minute changes
to your arrival, please contact Jackie Klotz by phone:
618-954-9129 Jackie’s Cell Phone. If you cannot reach Jackie try Omelia
Durso-Missey at  618-407-4649.

We will notify the drivers making the pick up’s at the airport.

Reminder on Airport Pick Up Location –
Main Terminal Arrivals:
US OPEN Wheelchair Tennis Players: Welcome to St. Louis! Ground
transportation is awaiting you outside the Main Terminal on the airlines
ticketing level, exit MT-6, Upper Level.
After collecting your gear from the baggage carousel go back up the half
level you have come down from the arriving gates and use the elevator
marked MT-4 which is near the USO end of terminal. Take it up to main level
(Airline Ticketing Level) and turn left as you exit elevator. This will
allow you to depart the terminal using Exit MT-6. Ground transportation
will be awaiting you just outside. Transportation from the airport to the
hotel will be accomplished utilizing a fleet of large white lift vans with
lettering indicating: St. Louis Society for the Physically Disabled.

Please look for the vehicles – be patient should one not be immediately present
and in the event that you are feeling “stranded” call Scott Luhrs, cell
Phone: 314-803-2270 on his cell so he can give you his estimated time of
arrival. Scott’s cell number is 314-803-2270. Please be patient and
consider that traffic situations do occur. Should you be left at the curb
for longer than 10 minutes, then call Scott.
East Terminal Arrivals: (INCLUDES SOUTHWEST AIRLINES)
US OPEN Wheelchair Tennis Players: Please exit East Terminal through Exit
ET-15. Ground transportation will be awaiting you.
Transportation from the airport to the hotel will be accomplished utilizing
a fleet of large white lift vans with lettering indicating: St. Louis
Society for the Physically Disabled. Please look for the vehicles – be
patient should one not be immediately present and in the event that you are
feeling “stranded” call Scott Luhrs, cell Phone: 314-803-2270 on his cell
so he can give you his estimated time of arrival. Scott’s cell number is
314-803-2270. Please be patient and consider that traffic situations do
occur. Should you be left at the curb for longer than 10 minutes, then call
Scott.

Come see the greatest players in the world!

Wednesday, August 24th, 2011

Come see the best tennis in St. Louis, Tuesday August 30th thru Sunday September 4th.

The USTA US Open Wheelchair Championships, presented by The ROHO Group is held at Dwight Davis Tennis Center in Forest Park.

5620 Grand Drive
St. Louis, MO 63112
(across from the Missouri History Museum)

Players from around the world compete Tuesday thru Sunday beginning around 9am each day (unless there are rain delays).

The quarter-finals are held on Friday, the semi-finals are held on Saturday and the finals are held on Sunday September 4th.

Tickets are $5 at the door for a day pass.

Donations accepted for the Alton, IL based, Gateway Confluence Wheelchair Sports Foundation.

www.confluencesports.org