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by Rich Neher
Ana Ivanovic practicing in
This is a collection of tennis photos
shot on mostly public tennis courts through the fences. Sometimes
I was lucky and had a celebrity player on the court. Most of
the time they were regular amateur players, leaguers, clinic
participants, etc. All images have one thing in common: They
were shot through metal court fences.
This article shows 11 of the 50 images
currently on Pinterest.
Warner Tennis Center
Warner Tennis Center is a 12 hard court facility on top of a
7-storey parking garage in Woodland Hills, heart of the San Fernando
Valley, in Southern California. Owned and managed by tennis professional
Tim Schnaible, instrumental in the developing phase coaching
of ATP pro Sam Querrey, Tim has created a full service club with
membership, events, and a renowned tennis academy called "Match
Tough Tennis Academy."
Travis Rettenmaier in tennis
tournament at Sunset Hills Country Club
Coil to serve
Then 28 year old doubles player Travis Rettenmaier from Tarzana,
California during a singles match against 20 year old Pepperdine
Freshman Finn Tearney, during the annual Open Championships at
Sunset Hills Country Club. Read how Rettenmaier outfoxed Tearney
Live Ball with Derrick Rostagno
at Cheviot Hills Tennis Center
during a Live Ball break
Former touring pro Derrick Rostagno, who won one top-level singles
title (at New Haven in 1990) and one tour doubles title (at Tampa
in 1993), during a break at Live Ball drills at Cheviot Hills
Tennis Center in Los Angeles.
Female tennis player with
energy and concentration
Shot at a public park in the greater Los Angeles (San Fernando
Valley) area, this female player displays the kind of energy
and focused concentration needed to compete at any level in tennis.
ATP Pro tennis player Gilles
ATP Pro from
Luxembourg, Gilles Müller
Gilles Müller during practice at the LA Open. Gilles Müller
is a Luxembourgish professional tennis player. He was a US Open
quarterfinalist in 2008 and is the most successful male tennis
player in the history of his country. His career-high ATP singles
ranking is World No. 34.
Jamie Loeb at Women's ITA
tennis tournament at Riviera Country Club
tournament at the Riviera Country Club
Jamie Loeb, University of North Carolina, in her singles finals
match at the ITA/All American Championships at Riviera Country
Club in Pacific Palisades, California. Loeb beat UCLA's Robin
Anderson 6-4, 6-0.
USTA League doubles team
at Indian Wells Tennis Garden
USTA League National Championships at the Indian Wells Tennis
Garden in Indian Wells, California. Playing tennis in those beautiful
desert surroundings, right next to the big stadium where the
touring stars play at the annual BNP Paribas Open, is sensational.
Tennis star Mats Wilander
in ready position
in ready position
Mats Wilander is touring North America with friend Cameron Lickle
in a camper van. Mats calls WOW - Wilander on Wheels - a revolutionary
tennis experience that brings the fantasy of hitting with MATS
WILANDER, former 7 time Grand Slam champion (8 if you count doubles)
to your backyard.
Pickle Ball games in Palm
in Palm Desert
Pickleball is called the fastest growing sport in America. Shortly
after I took this photo and approached the courts, one player
turned around and shouted, "Come on in, join us, we have
Tennis star Vera Zvonareva
during practice session in ready position
Vera Zvonareva is a Russian professional tennis player on the
WTA tour. With a career high of world no. 2, Zvonareva has won
twelve WTA Tour singles titles and four Grand Slam doubles titles.