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
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We are actively seeking sponsors for The 2016 Penarth Open. Contact us if you or your business would be interested in becoming a sponsor.

Tournament Information:

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:

Enter online here

The Penarth Open Grade 3 2016 paper entry form – coming soon

Full tournament rules, terms & conditions can be found via the LTA website

Events Available:

Date Event Date Event
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

General Information:

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,
  • touchtennis,
  • 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 Penarth Open bar and kitchen menu

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:

The Penarth Open 2015 Draw Online

The Penarth Open 2015 Role of Honour

The Penarth Open 2015 Gallery


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