Great day at the Liley Young Over 35s Mixed Tournament!

A wonderful day was had by all participants of the Lylie Young Over 35s Tournament. The event was run by Di Hillage (who even stepped in to play later in the day!) and we are very grateful to her and Brenda for giving up their Sundayto support this. After many tight round robin matches Richard Forbes and Elaine Bassett were the eventual winners beating Tomasz Helman and Helena Luke in the...

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Penzance Youngsters achieve the Double again by winning the Aegon Mini Tennis Team events

Congratulations to Penzance Mini Tennis Red and Mini Orange teams for winning both County events again this year in Cornwall. This is a fantastic achievement for the club again and shows that every year we are dominating Mini Tennis in the County. The first success came on home ground at Penzance beating all the other Orange teams in the County. Congratulations go to Jake Moore, Jacob Allan, Emma Brown and Archie Stirling. The Red team then travelled to Bodmin and put on a fine performance winning this event as well. Congratulations go to Freddie Millard, Oscar Ward, Camilla Bennie and Amelia Botterell. I am very proud to have such a great team of coaches that are doing a wonderful job at developing these players. Thank you to all players for their continual loyalty to the club and especially the parents for all their support. Martin Coates – Head...

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Penzance Tennis Club’s 70th Birthday Party – Tickets available

PENZANCE TENNIS CLUB WILL CELEBRATE ITS 70TH BIRTHDAY WITH A PARTY ON SATURDAY, 29TH JULY 2017 FROM 6PM   DRINKS ON ARRIVAL, FOOD AND LIVE MUSIC Tickets will be available from tomorrow morning (Wed, 31st May) 9am onwards. The adult tickets (yellow card) are £22.00 and the Under 16s tickets (blue card) are £15.00 each. Please note that the tickets are numbered and we are taking your names – your ticket serves as your voucher for a welcome drink and the hot food – so please bring your ticket to the party! THE TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE FROM THE OFFICE ONLY (CASH OR CHEQUE) – PLEASE SEE JOYCE OR BIRTE (please contact the club if you are not able to collect your tickets in person). This is the week of our Open Tournament and non member players/visitors are very welcome!   Cheques to be made payable to Penzance Tennis Club...

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Penwith School Games

The Penwith Primary Tennis School Games took place at Penzance Tennis club yesterday in beautiful sunshine. 12 teams played in the event with around 50 children taking part. The event was drawn into two age groups with the winners and runners up of each group qualifying for the County school games. Congratulations to Nancledra School for winning the Orange event and the Isles of Scilly for coming runners up. In the Red event congratulations to St Mary’s Church of England Primary and Nancledra for coming runners up. Thanks to the Sports Partnership Team for all their support helping organise the event. Special thanks to the sports leaders who helped with the refereeing and a big thank you to Sammy Bassett for a very well organised schools tournament. This event really raises the profile of Tennis within the schools and creates more opportunities for everyone to take part in competition. It was lovely to see every player having so much fun....

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Anna Clemens – Volunteer of the Year!

Georgina Loosemore South West Region LTA presented Anna Clemens with her award as winner of the South West Region “volunteer of the Year”. After winning the Tennis Cornwall award in January, Anna and her daughter Ellyn are being whisked off to the Wimbledon championships to be wined and dined including centre court tickets!   This is a well deserved award for Anna and her family who do so much for the club.   Well done...

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