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The Millennials of Tennis Are Put in their Place

Talk about putting millennials in their place! Let’s hear it for those well-trained “seniors” out there who have managed to

A “Serena Slam” Accomplished at Wimbledon

A “Serena Slam” Accomplished at Wimbledon Amy Lignor   She admires Ali. Serena Williams also has a lot in common with the man, seeing as both can float like a butterfly and sting like a bee. Only difference is, Ali offered his killer ‘sting’ with those fists of his, while Serena KO’s all her competitors […]

An Unexpected Wimbledon?

An Unexpected Wimbledon? ~ Amy Lignor   As all sports lovers – and even those who are not – will say, when it comes to tennis there are specific names that roll off the tongue when looking at a true champion that can go onto any court made of any substance and whip the tails […]

‘The Joker’ & ‘The Gentleman’ Brought Cheers to Wimbledon

‘The Joker’ & ‘The Gentleman’ Brought Cheers to Wimbledon ~ Amy Lignor  Leo and Lenny – the beautiful twins of Roger Federer and his wife, watched Daddy hold the second-place trophy above his head. They clapped, they smiled, and they showed pride in their father…they wore exactly the same faces as the rest of the […]

The Fall of the Wimbledon Women

The Fall of the Wimbledon Women ~ Amy Lignor When it comes to tennis, certain ‘scenes’ come to mind; from the sweat, tears, and overworked muscles to the finale where the crowned champion falls on their knees and then holds the trophy above their heads, feeling like the King or Queen of the World while […]

The Wimbledon Greats

  The Wimbledon Greats   In this Wimbledon we watched the ‘best’ disappear right before our eyes. We watched underdogs strike; we watched the Brits return with a vengeance after 77 years; and we watched fans with wide eyes wondering what the heck just happened, as their most beloved players fell.   In fact, Serena […]

Oh…To Be in London Now That Summer is Here!

  I have to say, I have always wanted to partake of the atmosphere of London. In fact, ever since I read my first Harry Potter, I’ve wanted to head straight for that city and have a seriously good time. Now, I do have to say that I would MUCH rather have American apple pie […]

Oh, the Places They Went…And The Olympic Medals They Won!

  Oh, yes – this week we are going to look into the Olympic Games. That’s right, we are on the cusp of the next ‘great and memorable’ Summer Olympic Games, and not only is London all a-buzz with the arrival of the fans, coaches and athletes that are beyond popular, but the rest of […]

Serena Williams Proves You Should NEVER Say Die!

Serena Williams Proves You Should NEVER Say Die!   Oh, yes…we’ve spoken about the unique and truly magnificent Serena Williams before. We have been thrilled at her unbeatable determination, and we have been awe-inspired by her ability to ‘knock it’ over that net with a supernatural power that I’ve only seen matched by Thor’s mighty […]

Enlisting Beaches-Area Women to Play Tennis Doubles

Enlisting Beaches-Area Women to Play Tennis Doubles or Join the Volunteer Team There is a growing excitement as the 13th anniversary of SenioRITAs Doubles Tennis Tournament at Sawgrass Country Club approaches. With an all-volunteer team effort insuring that 100% of the event’s proceeds go directly to fighting breast cancer through research, the SenioRITAsweekend event has already raised over $621,000 […]