The Penarth Open – LTA Grade 3 Tournament
Vale Tennis Academy is proud to be organising The Penarth Open, an LTA Grade 3 Ranking Tournament, hosted at Penarth Lawn Tennis Club.
Proudly sponsored by:
|Head Tennis||Quorn Family Tennis Cup|
We are actively seeking sponsors for The 2016 Penarth Open. Contact us if you or your business would be interested in becoming a sponsor.
The Penarth Open 2016 – Monday 1st – Saturday 6th August 2016
LTA Tournament Code – S.W15S0520
Entries Open – Wednesday 1st June 2016
Entries Close – Monday 18th July 2016 (Late postal/telephone entries will be accepted at the discretion of the tournament organiser. Players who have entered just the singles are welcome to enter the doubles as well when they sign in on their first day)
LTA Ranking Points – Grade 3 Regional Level Tournament, 250 Ranking points to the winner of each singles event.
How to Enter:
The Penarth Open Grade 3 2016 paper entry form – coming soon
Full tournament rules, terms & conditions can be found via the LTA website.
|Mini events||Boy’s events|
|06/08/2016||8U Boy’s Singles||01/08/2016||12U Boy’s Singles|
|06/08/2016||8U Girl’s Singles||04/08/2016||14U Boy’s Singles|
|02/08/2016||9U Boy’s Singles||04/08/2016||14U Boys Doubles|
|02/08/2016||9U Girl’s Singles||01/08/2016||16U Boy’s Singles|
|05/08/2016||10U Boy’s Singles||04/08/2016||18U Boy’s Singles|
|05/08/2016||10U Girl’s Singles||04/08/2016||18U Boy’s Doubles|
|Girl’s events||Men’s events|
|01/08/2016||12U Girl’s Singles||01/08/2016||Open Men’s Singles|
|04/08/2016||14U Girl’s Singles||01/08/2016||Open Men’s Doubles|
|04/08/2016||14U Girl’s Doubles||01/08/2016||45+ Men’s Singles|
|01/08/2016||16U Girl’s Singles||Women’s events|
|04/08/2016||18U Girl’s Singles||01/08/2016||Open Women’s Singles|
|04/08/2016||18U Girl’s Doubles||01/08/2016||Open Women’s Doubles|
|The Quorn Family Tennis Cup||01/08/2016||45+ Women’s Singles|
|05/08/2016||Quorn Family Tenni Cup|
Penarth LTC is the second oldest tennis club in Wales. The club is situated in the heart of the town overlooking the sea. Formally home to the Welsh Junior Championships, playing host on the grass courts to many Wimbledon hopefuls. PLTC now boasts 6 new floodlit courts & a newly refurbished clubhouse with excellent changing facilities, kitchen and bar. The Penarth Open is must entry for any keen tournament player.
The club has following facilities available:
- 6 all weather hard courts refurbished in 2016 with state of the art floodlighting,
- comfortable clubhouse with views of all courts from inside and on the decking,
- Free Wifi,
- licensed bar,
- kitchen with catering facilities during the tournament,
- Table Tennis,
- children’s play area
- changing rooms with showers, and
- on site Stringing Facility & Pro-Shop
Kitchen & Bar:
The club’s Kitchen and Bar will be open from 9am until close each evening serving snacks, lunch items and hot food as well as soft, hot and alcoholic beverages. There will be a lunch menu available for orders from 11:30am – 2pm each day and from 6pm each evening a ‘Hot Special’. See the example Bar Menu below:
The Local Area:
Travelling – If travelling by car the club’s postcode CF64 3AN will take you straight to the club without any issues. Please note that Rectory Rd is a one way street. If travelling by train, Penarth train station is just a 2 minute walk from the club.
Parking – parking is limited at the club. However, there is plenty of off road parking in the Penarth town centre and in the local residential areas. Traffic Wardens are a rarity in the area but we do advise respecting the resident’s driveways and any parking restrictions.
Places to stay – a list of local B&B’s and hotels can be downloaded here: Places to Stay in Penarth
The Tournament Draw, Results & Gallery:
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