Now in it's 17th year, the Connecticut Open Family Classic provides families throughout New England and New York spirited competition and the chance to share the stage with some of the top women's professional players in the game today.
Players and Organizers:
Click here for more information about the 2017 Connecticut Open Family Classic including the competition structure, complete rules and eligibility information.
To register a local Family Classic event and receive a free package of marketing materials, click here to register your event online OR Click here for a printable form to email, fax or mail to Nate Marcus at the Connecticut Open offices.
Schedule: Local Family Classic events must be completed by July 24. Winners of the local events advance to the REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS July 29-30 at the Yale University Tennis Courts in New Haven, CT. Finals are held on Thursday, August 24 during the Connecticut Open.
Age Groups/Divisions: The Family Classic offers a total of nine divisions (see below). Local events may host as few as one of these divisions or as many as all nine. Fields may be combined at local events if there are limited entries (see competition rules for more info)
- Parent/Child U10 (10 & Under)
- Father/Child (12 & Under)
- Father/Child (14 & Under)
- Father/Child (18 & Under)
- Mother/Child (12 & Under)
- Mother/Child (14 & Under)
- Mother/Child (18 & Under)
- Parent/Child Open (19 & Over)
Regional Championship Schedule:
Saturday, July 29
- All Father/Child divisions
- Parent/Child 10 & Under division
Sunday, July 30
- All Mother/Child divisions
- Husband/Wife divisions
- Parent/Child Open (19 & over) division
Winners of Regional Family Classic will advance to Family Classic Finals! Finals are played during the Connecticut Open on Thursday, August 24.
Congratulations to our 2016 Family Classic Regional Winners!
Parent/ Child 10 & Under:
Lukas and Liam Hovorka from Avon, CT (Bristol Parks and Recreation)
Father/ Child 12 & Under:
Jeff and Ryan Morneau from East Longmeadow, MA (Enfield Tennis Club/ Crestview Tennis Club)
Father/ Child 14 & Under:
Bryan and Andrew Kelley from Darien, CT (Wee Burn Country Club)
Father/ Child 18 & Under:
Thomas and Joey Conrad from Sandy Hook, CT (Tennis Club of Trumbull)
Mother/ Child 12 & Under:
Stephanie and James Foster from Longmeadow, MA (Magic Lincer Tennis Academy)
Mother/ Child 14 & Under:
Mary and Ian Wise from Darien, CT (Country Club of Darien)
Mother/ Child 18 & Under:
Amy and Jack Johnson from Fairfield, CT (Trumbull Racquet Club)
Parent/ Child Open:
Andy and Zack Gould from Bedford, NH (Edgewood Swim and Tennis Club)
Barbara and Victor Calaba from New Canaan, CT (Woodway Country Club)
2017 Local Family Classic Winners:
Glastonbury Tennis Club - 5/6
Parent/Child 10 & Under Winner - Dharam and Yash Singh
Father/Child 12 & Under Winner - David and Pheobe Chung
Father/Child 14 & Under Winner - Mike and Shayla Hoover
Mother/Child 12 & Under Winner - Lisa and John Hoover
Husband/Wife Winner: Mike and Lisa Hoover
Trumbull Racquet Club - 5/20
Parent/Child 10 & Under Winner - Andre and Hudson Schunk
Father/Child 12 & Under Winner - Manu and Arvin Krishnan
Father/Child 18 & Under Winner - Mohanned and Amaan Ashaab
Mother/Child 12 & Under Winner - Gillian and Rhianna Sizer
Mother/Child 18 & Under Winner - Stephanie and Daphne Freiger
Parent/Child Over 19 Winner - Sanjeev and Sharvan Wadwha
Husband/Wife Winner: Ionut Hurduc and Marcella Rodezno
Each team that wins a local Family Classic event (or advances to the Regional Championships as the best finisher in their respective division in a combined draw) must complete the Family Classic Regional Participation Form by Sunday, July 24th in order to secure their berth in into the regional champions.
2016 Local Events (2017 Local Events coming soon)
Local Event Information. Please note this list is in formation and events are listed in alphabetical order. Please continue to check back to see when you club will host a Connecticut Open Family Classic.