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Metro Tennis Christmas Event

Metro staff at the Tennis Christmas Celebration

Last night, Martin, Charlie, Carol and I all went along to the Metro Tennis Christmas Event. It was great to have a chance to chat with the coaches, Costa, Mark and share ideas and the art of the possible.  We caught up with our Tennis players and had a chance to say thanks in person to Linda and her team of our amazing volunteers.

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VI Tennis Champions Crowned!

National VI Tennis Champions Crowned!

Vision impaired tennis, already one of the fastest growing disability sports, continues to go from strength to strength after the 2018 National Championships in Loughborough at the weekend.
The event attracted a record number of entries, with the field including all of Great Britain’s medallists from this year’s International Blind Tennis Tournament in Dublin where the team took six global titles.

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VI Tennis Boom & National Results!

VI Tennis Boom

A record number of players will be competing in the 2018 Visually Impaired National Tennis Championships at Loughborough University this weekend as what is already one of the fastest growing disability sports goes from strength to strength.

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Dates: VI Regional Tennis 2019

VI Regional Tennis 2019 Tournament dates

There is one new tournament which is going to be held in Glasgow at the end of July.  It would be great if players can show their support at this one as it’s new to the calendar.

02nd – 03rd March 2019    Loughborough Regional Tournament
06th – 07th April 2019       Cambridge Regional Tournament
04th – 05th May 2019        Newcastle Regional Tournament
01st – 02nd June 2019      Brighton Regional Tournament
27th  – 28th  July 2019      Glasgow Regional Tournament 
24th  – 25th  August 2019  York Regional Tournament
28th – 29th  September 2019   London Regional Tournament

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First Disability Tennis Festival

Middlesex Tennis Disability Tennis Festival

Middlesex Tennis hosted its first ever Disability Tennis Festival at Vicars Moor Tennis Club during the 2018 County Closed Championships.  Led by the County’s Disability Tennis Coordinator Mark Bullock working alongside coach Nick Jacobsen and the Tennis Foundation’s Conor McBrearty the day attracted players with a learning disability, a visually impaired player and a wheelchair tennis player.  If you would like to know more about disability tennis in the county or would like to develop an inclusive/disability offer please contact Mark on mark.bullock@middlesextennis.org.uk  

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