Elite Sports Scholarship

This is for younger players

Elite Sports and Education Academy are offering a £1000 scholarship programme for elite performers in a range of sports who want to combine their training with Level 3 sports qualifications.

The course is a two year OCR Extended Diploma in Sport which is the equivalent to 3 A-Levels and the natural pathway to university

A £1000 bursary over the two years to be used for coaching and training.

For further information – click here

Group 70th Anniversary

The first day of Wimbledon seems a good opportunity to announce our 70th Anniversary. For the occasion, Marc Black has produced a professional quality publicity graphic which will be used with other material to help promote the Group and its Clubs.

The graphic includes all Clubs participating in the Group today as well as many from yesteryear. There are a few names here which should jog a few memories.

2017 Liverpool Parks Tennis Tournament

The 2017 Parks Tennis Tournament takes place on the new dates of 9th – 14th July on the new outdoor courts at Liverpool Tennis Centre.  All adults, junior and veteran players are invited to compete in singles and doubles events against players from across the Merseyside area.

All entries need to be made on an offcial entry form (click here) or on the LTA website at https://www3.lta.org.uk/Competitions/Competition/?ctn=1-9LI5F2S before the deadline of Monday 3rd July.  There are no scheduled fixtures in the Liverpool & District Group League during the tournament.

Liverpool Hope International Ticket Offer

Please see email below sent to Clubs with tciket offers for the International. Ther is also a request for volunteers. Can you help?

Hi everyone,
I hope you;re enjoying the tennis season!
I’m sure you are aware of the Liverpool Hope International Tennis Tournament, held at Liverpool Cricket Club.
I’d like to draw your attention to a couple of things.
1. Currently, there is a special offer, 50% off the corporate hospitality tickets for the Saturday and Sunday.
2. There are still tickets available for normal seating – discounted for Tennis members (code TENNIS17 through www.liverpooltennis.co.uk).
3. Finally, there is an opportunity for club members to volunteer to be officials (line judges) throughout the four days.
We would be grateful if you could circulate this information via email or any other social media.
Please feel free to contact me for further information.  More details on our website

www.liverpooltennis.co.uk

Thank You
Abbigail Coulthard

 

Liverpool Hope International Qualifying

If you would like the chance to play against WTA or ATP Tour players, the Qualifying Draw for the 2017 Liverpool Hope International Tennis Tournament is your chance!

The event takes place Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th June outdoors at Liverpool Tennis Centre with the finals being played on Centre Court at Liverpool Cricket Club on Wednesday 14th June.

The winner of the Qualifying Finals will then play in the main draw of the Liverpool International, which takes place from 15-18th June on the grass-courts at Liverpool Cricket Club.  Please note, the Qualifying is an LTA Grade 4 Men’s and Women’s Singles.

Entry is online at

https://www3.lta.org.uk/Competitions/Competition/?ctn=1-BGP0NCF.

Ladies Festival of Tennis at Bolton Arena

Ladies Festival of Tennis in the North West Supported by Tennis Lancashire

To be held on Saturday April 1st 2017 at the USN Bolton Arena
Arena Approach, Horwich, Bolton BL6 6LB

Senior Doubles Events

2 age categories
115 and under (combined age) and 116 and over (combined age)

●The event is open to players with ratings from 7.0 and above ●Limited places so get your entry in as soon as possible
●Entry fee £10 per person
●Closing date for entries Friday March 24th 2017

Cheque’s made payable to C A Baron and send with entry form below to-

Tom and Chris Baron 20 Stockydale Road Blackpool
FY4 5HW

Tel. 01253 764012
e-mail christinebaron@btinternet.com

Match detail and other information will be sent via e-mail.

Ladies Tennis Festival 2017 Entry Form.