Clevedon Lawn Tennis Club enjoy fine finals day

PUBLISHED: 12:00 03 October 2019

Rachel Elliott and Olivia Wellings with coach Michael Rakosi at Clevedon Lawn Tennis Club's finals day

Rachel Elliott and Olivia Wellings with coach Michael Rakosi at Clevedon Lawn Tennis Club's finals day

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Clevedon Lawn Tennis Club hosted their finals day in beautiful weather recently.

Mixed doubles finalists Jenny Bowen, Myles Wellings, Brenda Plummer and Mike Maiden at Clevedon Lawn Tennis Club's finals dayMixed doubles finalists Jenny Bowen, Myles Wellings, Brenda Plummer and Mike Maiden at Clevedon Lawn Tennis Club's finals day

Rachel Elliott, 16, beat Olivia Wellings 10-8 in a third-set tie break to win the women's singles title after her success in the Norman Thompson Cup last year.

And the men's singles title was also a thriller, with long time member Jason Burgoyne beating Myles Wellings 7-5 6-4.

The women's doubles final saw Olivia Wellings and Yaz Thatcher beat Brenda Plummer and Shirley Hyde 6-3 6-3, while Mike Maiden and Burgoyne beat Myles Wellings and Matt Grieve 7-5 6-4 in the men's doubles final.

In the mixed doubles final, Myles Wellings and Jenny Bowen beat Maiden and Plummer 6-4 6-2.

The Princes Road club aims to promote tennis and encourage more juniors and adults of all standards, welcoming 25 new members this year.

For more details email clevedonltc@gmail.com or see clubsparklta.org.uk/ClevedonLawnTennisClub.


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