Pattaya welcomes two french champions of Europe from 11 to January 21
Pattaya is emerging as the Asian Beach tennis capital. Organized at the Greta Sports Club, most big arena for this discipline in Southeast Asia, a professional high level tournament opens its doors Jan. 11, in the presence of the Thai Deputy Minister of sports and tourism Ithipol Kunplome. Two french players champions of Europe, Théo Irrigaray, Mathieu Gueguano, are among the Favorites of this competition, alongside the current number one global Nikita Burmikin and Italian Alessandro Calbucci. Beyond the competition, the show will be guaranteed. Come and do you recommend Gavroche!
A great alignment of champions.
From Jan. 11, the Greta Sport Club of Pattaya welcomes the most important annual tournament of Beach tennis in Asia.
This competition, with several awards, closes with a discount of trophies in the presence of Kitsombat Euamongkol, president of the Thai federation of tennis (Lawn Tennis association of Thailand).
The France will be very well represented in this major tournament, which puts Pattaya in the lead pack of the destinations by the great name of Beach Tennis, as part of the new global professional circuit of the “Wave Series.
In addition to champions Théo Irrigaray and Mathieu Gueguano, the Greta Sport Club will have the pleasure of welcoming Mathilde Hoarau, first French player and seeded number one in the tournament.
Beach tennis is played on the sand on land surface identical to those of Beach Volleyball.
The net is however located at a height of 1.70 meters. The ball may not touch the ground, because she would not bounce.
The scoring is similar to tennis, without benefits if the third point (40-40).
There is only one service (instead of two for tennis) and the matches take place in music.
The competition held at the Sport Club of Pattaya Greta will take place from 11 to 13 January for the first tournament and from 18 to 20 January for the second.
The best players from around the world will be present as well as the number one thai, Dany Barrate franco-thai.
Free admission to attend the games.
Pattaya Beach Tennis Open Series 2019
Fri 11-Sun 13 and Fri 18-Sun 20
Greta Sport Club
Wat Yarn Road, Pattaya