This weekend, October 4th and 5th in Riga, tennis club “Enri” (Kalnciema str. 207) will take place tournament “Future tennis cup by SEB”, where will participate best young players in age groups U9, U11 and U13 from Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia.The origins of this tournament comes from last year, when Tennis unions from all three Baltic states and SEB bank agreed for cooperative young tennis players competition. First competition took place in Lithuania, when participated tennis clubs, but this year it’s planned competition between best players from each country.
Competition will take place at tennis club “Enri”, in Riga, Latvia, Kalnciema str 207. At the competition will participate two girls and two boys from each country in each age group (U9, U11 and U-13). Each country competition will consist from six games – two boys and two girls single games (first number against first and second number against second), as well boys and girls double games. Together will be played 54 games, but the winners will be decided in counting together all won and lost games in all age groups.
Team Latvia will be represented by:
U9 age group: Ksenija Rage, Stasja Račovskaja, Stefans Audriņš, Matīss Ulmanis
U11 age group: Eva Zazdravniha, Amēlija Matjunina, Nikolajs Galkins, Edvards Teodors Liepiņš
U13 age group: Anna Jakovļeva, Darja Semeņistaja, Renārs Grodskis, Roberts Jaričevskis
Team captains – Marika Netenberga and Arina Mihailova.
Tournament is supported by SEB Bank, which took care for the prices for young tennis players. We invite you to attend the games in October 4th and 5th from 11:00, to support our young tennis players and to see yourself, which country will win this year!
Information prepared by Latvian Tennis union
We wish luck to student of Liepaja Tennis Sports school – Renārs Grodskis!