Istria is famous for tennis: there are some 430 clay courts for playing tennis throughout the year. The Istrian town of Umag-Umago hosts the famous ATP Tour Croatia Open, and the list of well-known tennis stars that have already participated at the ATP Tour includes Goran Ivanišević, Thomas Muster, Andrej Medvedev, Magnus Gustafsson, Carlos Moya, Sergi Bruguera, Felix Mantilla, Emilio and Javier Sanchez ...
Istria is famous for tennis: there are around 430 tennis clay courts available to play on throughout the year.
The best-known tournaments are the Istrian Riviera and ATP Vegeta Croatia Open. Istrian Riviera is the name for the series of tennis tournaments that are traditionally held during preseason in Istrian towns and tourist centers Poreč, Rovinj-Rovigno and Vrsar-Orsera. This is the ITF (International Tennis Federation) men's Futures tennis tournament with the longest tradition in Croatia, where the great tennis careers have been started by Goran Ivanisević, Boris Becker, Thomas Muster, Goran Prpić, and many other tennis players.
In the town of Umag-Umago is held worldwide known ATP Vegeta Croatia Open, the most prominent tennis tournament in Croatia and the region, with more than two decades of tradition. At the calendar of ATP, Umag-Umago has always stood out not only as a spot where great tennis has been played, but also for a rich program of extra tourist, gastronomic and entertainment events.
The list of the tennis stars that have already participated at the ATP Tour in Umag-Umago is following: Goran Ivanišević, Andrej Medvedev, Carlos Moya, Sergi Bruguera, Felix Mantilla, Emilio and Javier Sanchez ...
Umag-Umago has also the largest tennis centre, Umag-Umago Tennis Academy, in the wider region owing to an extraordinary team of experts, the number and quality of its courts and top accommodation offer in its immediate vicinity.
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