Fred Perry Championship

Introducing a new Youth Tennis tournament: The Fred Perry Championship. 100 years after he first played at the Brentham club, a new competition begins to celebrate Fred Perry‘s sporting heritage and discover future talent.

The LTA Level 3 tournament is for U12, U14, U16 and U18 categories. It will be held annually at The Brentham Club in Ealing, London, as well as next door at Will to Win, Pisthanger Park. Male and female winners in each category will receive a clothing sponsorship and tennis grant from Fred Perry.

To mark the first tournament, Fred Perry have repainted the hard court at the Brentham Club in black and champagne – iconic Fred Perry Shirt colours that symbolise the brand’s independent spirit.

The 2-day event is completely free to spectators, and will also be livestreamed on Fred Perry facebook page.

Saturday 7th September
9am – Coaching clinic by Dan Bloxham and four times Wimbledon Doubles Champion, Peter Fleming
10:30am onwards – First and second round matches

Sunday 8th September
9am onwards – Semi-finals and finals

Photo credit: Fred Perry

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