The Little Mo International Tennis Open will take place on the tennis courts at PGA National Resort and the BallenIsles Country Club from December 2-7, 2016. This youth tennis tournament will feature both boys and girls in 5 different age groups (12u, 11u, 10u, 9u, and 8u). The tournament will feature singles, doubles, and mixed doubles competitions for each age group. Approximately 350 athletes from more than 40 countries are expected to compete. A total of 25 tennis courts will be utilized (15 at PGA National & 10 at BallenIsles). International Tennis Federation (ITF) rules will apply.The Maureen Connolly Brinker Tennis Foundation conducts Little Mo tournaments throughout the country. This includes 16 sectionals, 4 regionals, 1 national, and 3 international tournaments. This tournament is named after Maureen “Little Mo” Connolly, who in 1953 became the first woman to win the Grand Slam when she was only 18 years old.