Tennis Wales Awards 2017: The Shortlist

Monday, December 11, 2017

A big thank you to everyone who took the time to send in nominations for the Tennis Wales / British Tennis Awards. The judges had a tough job to select winners and the shortlist due to the overwhelming contribution made at tennis venues across the Wales. It is heartening to award those who put so much effort behind offering great tennis opportunities for all and we look for-ward to celebrating these achievements with you in January. Please find below the shortlisted nominees for some of these categories. The winners of these will be announced on the evening.

Club Team of the Year
Cardiff LTC Men’s First Team
Cardiff Wheelchair Tennis Club Team
Rhos on Sea Men’s First Team

Player of the Year
Fran Smith
James Story
Morgan Cross

Chiltern Sports: Club of the Year

Abergavenny Tennis Club
Caerphilly Lawn Tennis Club
Mackintosh Lawn Tennis Club

Team of the Year
Commonwealth Youth Games Wales Team
South Wales Girls 12U County Team
Wales Wheelchair Tennis Girls Doubles Team

Volunteer of the Year
Chloe Gay
Nigel Edwards

Coach of the Year
Carys Howard-Rees
Craig Evans
Francesca Lewis

inspire2coach: Young Volunteer
Connie Shah
Ella Jackson
Jonathon Dawes

Also join us on the evening to find out the winners of the below categories:

  • Official of the Year
  • Competition of the Year
  • Community Venue of the Year
  •  Disability Programme of the Year
  •  Education Programme of the Year
  • Outstanding Achievement
  • Lifetime Achievement

Our Tennis Wales ceremony will be held on Saturday 27th January 2018 at the Cardiff Marriott Hotel and will be hosted by Andrea Byrne, ITV Wales Presenter and Reporter.

Tickets for the event can be purchased for £32 and would include an arrival drink, 3 course meal, tea/coffee and the ceremony itself. For further information please visit our website. If you would like to join us or have any questions please contact Maria Rees ( / 029 2046 8335).

For this event we have partnered up with Stroke Association Wales, and any money raised during the table quiz will be donated to raising awareness and helping the individuals affected and their families.

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