Tennis: Clevedon juniors impress on court

PUBLISHED: 08:30 18 November 2019

Olivia Wellings and Adam Shelper celebrate at Clevedon

Olivia Wellings and Adam Shelper celebrate at Clevedon

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Clevedon Lawn Tennis Club held their Norman Thompson Cup for juniors recently.

Junior players at Clevedon Lawn Tennis Club's Norman Thompson Cup eventJunior players at Clevedon Lawn Tennis Club's Norman Thompson Cup event

Involving 17 youngsters coached by Michael Rakosi, the top four went through to play further matches and the eventual winners were Olivia Wellings and Adam Shelper.

Rachel Elliott and Samuel Spincer finished as close runners-up and the next junior event is the Club Championship - the Nathan Edwards Cup - which was won by Wellings in 2018.

The Princes Road club aims to promote tennis and encourage adults and juniors of all standards.

More information about the club, including details on special offers such as taster membership, is available at clubspark.lta.org.uk/ClevedonLawnTennisClub or by emailing clevedonltc@gmail.com.

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