ATP Tour Official Tournament


spark7 Ballkids

spark7 Ballkids

What could be more magnificent than playing with the stars of the biggest tennis tournament right at the center court of the Vienna Stadthalle? Our spark7 ballkids-challenge is on again this year. There you have the opportunity to become a ball kid at the Erste Bank Open.


  • You are enthusiastic about sports and especially tennis.
  • You play tennis yourself and know the rules
  • You are at least 12 years old
  • You have time on September 23rd, 2023 to participate in the tryout day.
  • You are available daily during the Erste Bank Open from October 21-29, 2023.
  • 12 to 15 years: from 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • 16 years and older: from 17:30 to 23 o'clock

At the sighting day, you will get a first insight into what a ball kid to do during a match and can test your skills right away in training matches in training matches between really good tennis players. With skill and a little bit of luck, you will be one of the lucky ones who will at the end of October be an irreplaceable part of the Erste Bank Open in the Vienna Stadthalle!


Join us Volunteers

You follow tennis with enthusiasm and would like to be the person in charge at the Erste Bank Open, for example, standing right next to the court during the match, prove yourself in our social media team or look behind the scenes of a major event and support the organization?

You will be part of a team on site and do not need any previous experience.


  • Become part of the largest tennis community in Austria
  • Certificate with confirmation of your activity
  • Catering during the event/ snacks and drinks
  • Goodies & offers exclusively for the EBO team
  • Clothing depending on the field of activity


  • Enthusiasm for tennis and large events
  • Availability on one or more event days
  • Minimum age 14 years

Work with us

Join us work with us

You have already participated in other events, would like to add Erste Bank Open to your resume and feel ready to take on responsible tasks?

Then sign up now and let us know in which area you would like to support us.


  • Gain valuable experience for your career start and receive a work certificate
  • Certificate with confirmation of your work
  • Catering during the event/ snacks and drinks
  • Goodies & offers exclusively for the EBO team
  • Clothing depending on the field of activity


  • Availability on all event days
  • First experience in the event sector due to relevant studies or experience in sports events
  • Upload of CV
  • Minimum age 16 years

Sparring Partner

Join us Sparring Partners

You are more than just an ambitious hobby tennis player and have an ITN of under 3? Better still under 2.5? Then you've come to the right place! We are still looking for sparring and hitting partners for our tournament stars at the Erste Bank Open 2023. If you are left-handed, your chances are even better, because "lefties" are especially in demand.

But no matter if you are right- or left-handed, we are looking forward to your application. Be part of the biggest ATP tournament in Austria!

For 2023 all places are already taken - try again next year!

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