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BNP Paribas Open Debuts New Plexipave IW Stadium Court

indian wells
What could be considered as the grand finale in the unofficial Plexipave season kicks off this week in the form of ATP Masters and WTA Premier event, the BNP Paribas Open.  For the 16th year running, the tournament located in Indian Wells, CA chose Plexipave IW as its surface. Plexipave IW is a custom surface […]

Acapulco Draws in Competitive Field with Surface Change

The main draw action kicked off with a bang yesterday at the Abierto Mexicano Telcel in Acapulco, Mexico.  There were new, blue courts, a competitive draw, and even a match held on water! A lot of buzz has surrounded this year’s event due to their transition from clay to acrylic courts. It seems many are […]

Olympic Tennis Venues: Who Takes Gold?

China Open
In honor of the Winter Olympics opening today, we thought we’d celebrate by counting down our favorite Olympic Tennis venues, since the sport was reintroduced in 1988. (Tennis had been dropped after the 1924 Games.) We compared venues on metrics such as max capacity, courts used, and whether or not the venue was still in […]

Li Na Wins First Australian Open Championship on Plexicushion by Plexipave

AO
It was a case of third time’s a charm for Li Na this past weekend at Melbourne Park. The women’s singles finals came to an explosive finish with Li Na coming out victorious. Li who was almost eliminated in the third round, met 1st time finalist, Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia, in a finale that heavily […]

Plexicushion & The Australian Open Series

Perth
The 2014 Australian Open Series kicks off December 28 with the Hyundai Hopman Cup. The series consists of 5 tournaments that span the two weeks leading up to the Australian Open.  All 5 venues feature the AO surface of choice, Plexicushion Prestige. The well known signature Australian Open Series “True Blue” courts are bright and […]

Tennis Court Maintenance For New Owners

court cleaning
You’ve recently become the proud owner of a new tennis court. Now what? Tennis courts require maintenance no matter the surface type.  It is important to take good care of your court now to avoid expensive problems in the future. Here are some simple guidelines for looking after your tennis court surface and ensuring that […]

Portable Tennis Surface for Davis Cup Play

Rome Floor
Rebound Ace in collaboration with HARO Sports Flooring presented an alternative tennis surface for Davis Cup action last September. As the world’s first completely mobile surface system, the ROME Tennis surface provided a temporary surface for the Germany vs Brazil and Switzerland vs. Ecuador matches. Both home squads, Germany and Switzerland, came out victories on […]

The Surface of Champions Part II

Decoturf and the US Open
WHY SO BLUE? If you saw Tuesday’s The Surface of Champions infographic, it probably got you wondering more about the change in DecoTurf court color at the US Open. If you didn’t you can catch up here. To answer this curiosity we present you with a video and article featuring one of our VP’s, John […]

California Products Corporation Announces Acquisition of Rebound Ace Sports

California Sports Surfaces
Andover, Massachusetts, August 14, 2013 – California Products Corporation, a leading manufacturer of sports surfaces, architectural and environmental containment coatings has announced the acquisition of Rebound Ace Sports®.  Rebound Ace, founded in 1979 and headquartered in Brisbane, Australia, manufactures innovative sports surface systems used for tennis, netball, basketball, volleyball, badminton, gymnastics, cricket and other multi-sport […]