My name is Matthew Hillman, and i am part of the Edgbaston Priory Community Tennis coaching team. My job revolves around working at a number of community venues and tennis clubs in Birmingham, providing tennis coaching for anyone from all walks of life. Along with my brother, Daniel, we are raising money for The Tennis Foundation and 1st Racquets charities.
On Sunday 3rd June we will be taking part in a 12-hour tennis Marathon. Starting at 9:00am and finishing at 9:00pm at The Circle Tennis Club, we will be challenging anyone that would like to play us at tennis. There will be many different tennis games and activities throughout the day, from Fast4 Tennis, Junior Tennis, Touch Tennis and even Wheelchair Tennis!
For more information regarding the day, and find out more about what you can do, please visit: www.clubspark.lta.org.uk/thecircletennisclub/events
As stated previously we will be raising money for 2 charities: The Tennis
Foundation, and 1st Racquets. The Tennis Foundation is a nationwide charity aimed at providing sporting opportunities for disadvantaged children and people with disabilities. 1st Racquets is a local charity aimed at providing tennis racquets to less privileged people in order to provide them a chance to take up tennis as a Sport.
With your help they can continue their work at giving people from all backgrounds and situations to get active and take up a sport that can stay with them all of their lives! t A big thank you to everyone that donates and supports us!