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Hone Your Backhand With Help From These Tennis Websites

July 16, 2014 4:01 pm

Whether you play tennis in your spare time or you’re a serious, competitive player, there are always new things to learn about this popular sport. These three websites will show you how to improve your game, review new tennis products, and even connect you with other players in your area.

Tennis.com
If you’re a fan of professional tennis, Tennis.com is the website for you. It offers up-to-date news about the U.S. Open and other competitions around the world, as well as information about professional and Olympic tennis players. To help improve your own game, Tennis.com also features gear reviews and video tutorials from top coaches in the sport.

ATPWorldTour.com
Follow the ATP World Tour online with this information-packed website. ATPWorldTour.com features scores from matches around the world, a full ATP World Tour schedule, photos of the most exciting matches, and players and emirates ATP rankings.

USTA.com
The USTA’s goal is to promote and develop the growth of tennis, and it is the governing body for the entire sport in the United States. The organization’s website aims to help people find tennis in their areas, with youth, college and adult tennis resources for people of all ages. It also features a resource for finding tennis coaches and facilities in your area.

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Trinity River Audubon Center: Texas at Its Best

July 9, 2014 4:01 pm

Just eight minutes outside of downtown Dallas, the Trinity River Audubon Center preserves the natural Blackland Prairie that once covered the region. This nature preserve offers miles and miles of hiking and biking trials through stunning scenery, canoe rides down the Trinity River, and enough bird watching and wildlife spotting to last a lifetime.

The Audubon Center also offers educational programs for both adults and children, teaching bird watching techniques, conservation workshops, and much more. Whether you want to reserve a campsite or just take a day off for a picnic, the Trinity River Audubon Center is a welcome escape from bustling city life.

The Audubon Center is open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sundays. Admission is $6 for adults and $3 for children. Private guided tours are also available for $40 per tour guide.

Trinity River Audubon Center
6500 S. Loop 12
Dallas, TX 75217
(214) 309-5801
trinityriver.audubon.org
http://www.yelp.com/biz/trinity-river-audubon-center-dallas

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Events In Dallas for the 4th of July Near Glass House

July 2, 2014 8:51 pm

Dallas: Fair Park Fourth 4:30-10 p.m. July 4. Fireworks at 9:30 p.m. in the Cotton Bowl. Fair Park, 1300 Robert B. Cullum Blvd., Dallas, TX. Free admission.

Lone Star Park: Lone Stars & Stripes Fireworks Celebration – Friday, July 4 Lone Star Park, 1000 Lone Star Parkway, Grand Prairie. 972-263-7223. Gates open at 3pm, racing begins at 5pm.

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