Our annual Club Finals Day took place on Saturday with a packed schedules of matches.…
The ALTC Club Finals Day took place on 24th September. This tennis marathon lasted over 8 hours with 8 finals taking place throughout the day.
This year we introduced a Plate event for those who lost their first round matches in the main draw.
Around 80 spectators enjoyed some great quality tennis and refreshments were laid on in the form of a comprehensive BBQ.
Trophies along with Gold and Silver medals were presented after each final by our Chairman and President.
Here’s the match results:
Open Men’s Singles – Ilyian beat Kingdom
Open Ladies Singles – Rachel beat Veronique
Open Men’s Doubles – Kingdom/Alex beat Ilyian/Max
Open Ladies Doubles – Rachel/Esther beat Katarina/Katherine
Open Mixed Doubles – Kingdom/Anda beat Max/Rachel
Plate Men’s Singles – Wade beat Hugh
Plate Men’s Doubles – Rohan/Wade beat Paul/Harold
Plate Mixed Doubles – Dave/Veronique beat Kevin/Pauline
In the evening the band Cutting Corners provided the entertainment playing a range of covers that got the audience on their feet.
A raffle took place which raised around £1000 for our charity of the year Shooting Star Children’s Hospices.
Huge thanks needs to go to Corneliu as Tournament Organiser who managed the role exceptionally throughout the year. His work on the day was tireless and always done with typical enthusiasm!
Special thanks also to everyone supporting the event including: Sally-Ann, Mary, Wendy, Len, Jim, Paul, our umpires – Elias & Keith C, our master chef – James and our band leader – Dave Annis.