The Great British Tennis Weekend

at Pen-y-ffordd Tennis Club

Sunday 18th May 2014

1000 leaflets distributed

1000 leaflets distributed

The leaflets formed part of the club's promotion of the event, delivered to homes and schools in the area (designed by Nigel Edwards)

Banner at Penymynydd roundabout

Banner at Penymynydd roundabout

1000s of cars pass here each day so this hopefully attracted some additional attention to the event (designed by Nigel Edwards)

One of 8 lamppost advertisments

One of 8 lamppost advertisments

The leaflets were largely delivered outside of Pen-y-ffordd village, so this helped to raise awareness locally. The event was also promoted through Facebook, Twitter, the club website, the BBC Things To Do website, text messages and e-mails

Now everyone can find us!

Now everyone can find us!

Croeso...Welcome!

Croeso...Welcome!

The 1st Cardio Tennis gets underway

The 1st Cardio Tennis gets underway

Some instruction from Mike

Some instruction from Mike

Tennis Leaders working well

Tennis Leaders working well

Nearly 60 people checked in!

Nearly 60 people checked in!

The Pen-y-ffordd event attracted almost 60 check-ins over the course of the three hours, and everyone seemed to have a really good time!

Some Tennis Xpress

Some Tennis Xpress

What goes up...

What goes up...

Great fun Cardio Tennis

Great fun Cardio Tennis

And stretch...!

And stretch...!

Guest coach Sam has this one covered

Guest coach Sam has this one covered

Selfie with Tennis Wales CEO

Selfie with Tennis Wales CEO

The Chief Executive of Tennis Wales, Peter Drew, called in and took this "selfie"! Also featured are Nigel Edwards (Club Secretary / main event organiser), Tomos Edwards (Tennis Leader), Mike Herd (Club Coach), Alex Duggan (Tennis Leader) and Pam Griffiths (Tennis Development Officer). Pete was genuinely impressed with the event and said it was the best he'd seen throughout the weekend!