Fed Cup is the premier international team competition in women's tennis, launched in 1963 to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the International Tennis Federation (ITF).
The season opens Friday May 19 with eight teams in the league.The 2017 season welcomes Middlesex (Butler Community College) and Slippery Rock (Highfield Baseball Complex).40 years after Wightman's idea of a women's Davis Cup, it become a reality.In 1963, the ITF launched the Federation Cup to celebrate its 35th anniversary.Although rejected, she went ahead and presented a trophy at the 1923 annual contest between the United States and Great Britain, named the Wightman Cup.
Nell Hopman, wife of the legendary Australian Davis Cup Captain Harry Hopman, later took up Mrs. however it was in 1962, when a British resident of the United States, Mary Hardwick Hare, presented a dossier proving that support for such an event was overwhelming, persuading the ITF that it was a 'good idea' to have a team championship played over one week in a different venue each year.
The BWTF has selected We want our athletes to enjoy running, jumping, swimming, biking and throwing while at the same time training and competing at their highest-level possible. Mocha Moms is a national support group for at home mothers of color.
We are recruiting mothers that are able to make our bi-monthly meetings and activities.
Stewart Park, across from the Code's Mill building.
This town was the site of the last fatal duel in Upper Canada. Kennedy, a friend of Alexander Graham Bell, installed a direct telephone connection between his home and office.
Robert Lyon, a law student, was killed on June 13, 1833 after fighting over a woman (Elizabeth Hughes) with a former friend, John Wilson. By 1887, there were 19 telephones in Perth, with a switchboard in Dr. In 2010 Perth held the historic "Kilt Run" in which 1067 kilt-clad runners crossed the finish line.