ATP Aces For Charity: Barcelona
Banc Sabadell makes a $50 donation to charity for every ace served during the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell.
Charities and Causes
Banc Sabadell, the title sponsor of the ATP 500 event in Barcelona, gives $50 for every ace served by a singles player during Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell. Since 2008, €260,000 has been raised.
The money has been donated to 36 different charities, including: Special Olympics; UNICEF Catalonia, Nelson Mandela Foundation and Lionel Messi Foundation. In 2019, €25,000 was donated to five charities, the Fundación El Gancho, Fundación Emilio Sánchez Vicario, Asociación Valenciana de Caridad, Fundación Ana Carolina Díez Mahou y "El Legado de Maria de Villota" y Fundación ChAc.
On average, the number of aces hit per tournament edition has been 470, with a record 634 aces struck in 2008.
Updated April 2020