Izzy Burrows successful summer of tennis – 2019
10 year old Izzy Burrows, a member of Avenue tennis club and pupil of St Andrews School has had a fantastic summer of tennis winning tournaments at the following venues; Redland Bristol and the Torbay Open which are both regional level events in 10 and under age group. Izzy also qualified for and took part in National Tennis event at Bath University, winning 2 of her 5 singles matches. She also won the 12 and under regional doubles title and is the county champion in 10 and under singles. The Avenue Tennis Club were really proud when you won the 12 and under doubles tournament at the Burnham on Sea Open in August. In the last few weeks she has also just won her first 12 and under singles title at Bath University at County level. Vinny Duddy, coach at the Avenue Tennis Club said Izzy is a fantastic talent and is following in the footsteps of her older brother, Harry and sister Ellen both of whom are really good tennis players who both play at the Avenue Tennis Club.
The club run a variety of coaching programmes throughout the week and on Saturdays – see website for more more details but they are are currently running a special post Wimbledon Offer for new juniors to the club which includes membership and an hours coaching as per below from now until the March 20:
- 5 to 8 year olds – Fridays from 5 till 6
- 9 to 11 year olds – Mondays from 5 till 6
- 12 years plus – Saturdays from 12 till 1:30
If you are interested in taking up this offer please contact Barry Ramsden at the Avenue Tennis Club 01278 782768 to book your place or get me more information.
The tennis club has a month’s free membership offer available for anyone who wants to give tennis a go and wants to get an insight into the club before joining. Qualified coaches provide coaching throughout the week for all ages and abilities. Membership of the club allows you access to play on 1 of the 8 floodlit courts (4 Astra turfed and 4 Tarmacadan), together with access to a fantastic clubhouse with a well stocked bar, wi-fi and superb changing facilities for all; details of all the other benefits of joining the club can be found on the website www,avenuetennis.com. The club has organised social and competitive tennis throughout the week on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays, together with a variety of subsidised coaching sessions for juniors and adults and Vinny Minis on a Friday evening – free to junior members, ladies and men’s teams that compete in the North Somerset Tennis Leagues. As well as tennis the club runs a number of other social events B-B-Q’s, Wednesday evening suppers and a variety of other lunches and events. Avenue Tennis Club – more than just a tennis club.