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Club hosts CLTC Open and Welsh Championships

23 September 2018 No Comment

Cardiff LTC Open Tournament

We had over 200 players enter this year with 446 matches played during the week of 19th-24th August. Players from all over Wales and England entered, including Ashby Castle Tennis Club, Leicestershire who had 24 players competing which is great for the atmosphere of the event. The number of our members that entered was better than last year with 29 members taking part in various events. Our members also had a successful week:

Rufus Plane won 14&U and 16&U Singles event.

Frank Powell Davies won 18&U Singles and Doubles event.

Robert Knight and Callum Findlay won Men’s Doubles.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Welsh Championships 2018

It was great to host the Welsh Championships from 27th-1st September with positive feedback being received from TW staff and parents. Players from Cardiff, Wrexham, Swansea, Llanelli, Newport, Penarth and Dinas Powys were among the winners. In all, 191 players took part in the competition playing 452 matches, with events for 8-and-under to adults.

“This is one of the key events of the year in Welsh tennis,” said Tennis Wales President, Ann Powell. “The championships showcase leading players across the age groups, and the standard of competition is very high.

“It’s really inspiring to see such burgeoning talent on show.”

Our players had a fantastic week with wins in:

Men’s and 18’s Singles (Danny Flynn)

16&U Boys Singles and Doubles (Frank Powell Davies)

18&U Boys Doubles (Frank and Dafydd James)

14&U Boys Doubles (Rufus Plane)

14&U Girls Doubles (Iris Plane)

Men’s Doubles (Tiarnan Brady and Danny Flynn)

Ladies Doubles  (Rhian Griffiths and Buddug James)