This is a regional level tournament run over one week in the summer holidays, with all age groups from U8 up to Men’s. The event over 80 years old and regularly attracts over 250 players, with many top level national players competing for the coveted titles.
Woking's first British Tour event will see Men and Ladies compete on the Clay in this National level tournament. Seasoned professionals will compete against some top up-and-coming juniors in what should be some of the highest level tennis seen at the Club!
The majority of top British players over the past 20 years, including Andy Murray, Jo Konta, Naomi Broady, Kyle Edmund, and Dan Evans have all played the British Tour on their rise to the world stage. Player’s such as Naomi Broady, Dan Evans, and Liam Broady have all used the circuit within the last 18 months to provide some valuable match play on their quest to reach the highest levels.
Players from all around the country and abroad compete in this annual week long tournament which has been running for 16 years as part of the International Tennis Federations Seniors Circuit. Nearly 200 entries, including some top level ex-professionals are always attracted by the quality of the Club and organisers.
The great fun alternative format of the game "touchtennis" will see Men and Ladies compete in Singles and Doubles events on the modified grass courts.
Played on a reduced size court with foam balls and 21 inch rackets, its carefully calibrated regulations aim to level the playing field for competitors by fostering long, intense rallies and clever angle play.
Simply go to www.touchtennis.com and register as a touchtennis player and enter the event.