The inaugural County Challenge Tennis Trophy took place on Sunday, with girls from Northumberland taking on Durham and Cleveland in a bid to take home the trophy. This was a tournament with a twist, as younger players were allowed to sit on-court and give advice to older players, and vice-versa, whilst quizzes and ‘mini tennis’ games kept the girls entertained whilst off court. The event was created to reward and support girls from the two regions, who have performed and comp
Sunday 25th September sees the 1st Annual County Challenge Trophy take places. A multi-age group event which sees female players from Northumberland compete against Durham & Cleveland to take away the cup. The event is designed to offer a chance for more girls to represent their County, and by-so-doing, provide more encouragement to them to keep competing. The event is open to girls who have not represented their county in singles in Summer County Cup during 2016. Organiser J
The Academy hosted their latest 'Northumberland World Tennis Tour' event on Sunday, with Red players coming together to play fun team matches, work on the goals from their lessons and to learn a little bit about the land of pizza, ice-cream, The Romans - and many other wonderful people, food-types and inventions. By winning games, matches and by achieving their goals. players earned 'pegs' which contribute to their team's overall score. There were also prizes won for a 'Rome'
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