Renovated tennis club ready for tournament

2015-07-23 06:01
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Uvongo Tennis Club ladies in their renovated ladies rooms (from left) Bossie hattingh, Linda Visser and Val Kriel

PHOTO: supplied Uvongo Tennis Club ladies in their renovated ladies rooms (from left) Bossie hattingh, Linda Visser and Val Kriel

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RENOVATIONS at the Uvongo Tennis Club are nearing completion and the club is ready to host the annual Veterans Tournament on Friday, 17 July.

Brian Dankwerts, who sponsored funding for the renovations, said he wanted to do something good for the club and the renovations make him feel good.

“We are very thrilled with the improvement. We now have one of the most modern tennis clubs on the South Coast. We are hoping to attract more tennis players to join our club and hopefully tourists will also come and enjoy the luxury of the Uvongo Tennis Club.

The elderly Dankwerts won’t be taking part in the tournament, he will be there as a supporter.

The players participating in the tournament have already started practising every Tuesday and Thursday in preparation for the Veterans Cup

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