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Citi Open Fans Bring The Serve Heat

Think you can bring the heat? Head to the Citi Serve Tent to find out – and help a good cause in the process. 

For every serve hit above the selected speed for your age group, Citi will donate $20 to Washington Tennis & Education Foundation, up to $50,000. Hit the basketball-sized target and take home a prize. 

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It turns out our fans have some skills! So far the boys’ 14-and-under category has seen speeds of over 115 mph, while a 126-mph blast topped the charts in the men’s 15-60 category. The seniors aren’t messing around either: One member of the 61+ crowd came in at 111 mph.

 
On the women’s side, one 14-and-under participant nailed a serve at 100 mph. In the 15-60 category, a 111 mph blast set the record, while 75 mph is the current mark for the 61+ group. 


How fast can YOU serve? If you’re around the grounds, head to the Citi tent to find out!

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