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We finally played the Metro Tennis Tournament!

Photo of a Metro Tennis tournament match being played in the background with a guide dog on the left and a tennis player about to serve on the right in the foreground text saying Metro Tennis Tournament 2021

We finally played the Metro Blind Sport tennis tournament.
It has been two and a half years since the last Metro Blind Sport tennis tournament was played in February 2019. Storm Ciara forced a last-minute cancellation in February 2020 and of course, the global pandemic forced a cancellation of the tournament in November 2020.

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Cricket: The Lord Gave And The Lord Has Taken Away

Metro with 2021 National League Trophy

Metro hung onto the BBS Primary Club Heindrich Swanepoel Memorial Cup, despite some suspect handing, on the trip up to Northampton County Ground for the 2021 cup final.
Metro had held the trophy for two years after taking the trophy with its new name for the first time against Somerset in 2019. However, during the game, their hold failed as their opponents’ safe hands took eight catches to dismiss Metro 24 runs short of the total needed for victory.

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Junior Blind & Partially Sighted Football start 18 Sept!

Photo of young footballers running after the ball with a coach in the background

Brand New Fulham FC Foundation Junior Blind and Partially Sighted Football session starts Saturday 18th September 2021 at Fulham FC Training Ground Motspur Park, New Malden, KT3 6PT

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Adult Blind & Partially Sighted Football starts 16 Sept!

Fuham FC Soccer school Adult Football starts 16 Sept

Brand New Fulham FC Foundation Junior Blind and Partially Sighted Football session starts Saturday 18th September 2021 at Fulham FC Training Ground Motspur Park, New Malden, KT3 6PT

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Merton Sport & Social Events in Sept!

Group Photo of merton sport and social club members on a bike ride MSSC Events in September

Monthly Pub Social, Tandem Cycling and walking are all happening in September with Merton Sport and Social Club

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