Tennis is the secret to a long and healthy life, according to an extensive new study by Oxford University published by the British Journal of Sports Medicine. Along with other racket sports such as badminton and squash, tennis was considered the healthiest sport over a lifetime. “A study by Oxford University, and researchers in Finland… Read full article
The annual Friends of Queen’s Park Mixed Doubles Tournament was held on Sunday. Pauline writes: “It was a perfect day after heavy rain the day before. We had eight pairs all playing each other and clocked up 56 games but managed to finish before dark with well-earned refreshments and the presentation of the Friends Of… Read full article
Match results Mens Singles – Jack Bond beat Joel Pearcey 5-7, 6-3, 6-1 Ladies singles – Brenda Maguire beat Becca Bond 6-0, 6-0 Mens doubles – Rhys Daniel & Eddie Crowther beat Chris Curtis & Patrick Allen 6-4, 6-0 Mixed Doubles – Alan Sanchez & Issy Alderton-Sell beat Nick Clarke & Clare Gravenell 6-3, 6-3… Read full article
A good crowd showed up at Queens Park Tennis Club on Saturday for the finals day of the Brighton & Hove Parks Cup Championship 2016. “It was the biggest crowd of onlookers and supporters that we’ve seen for a long time at Queens, “ said Pauline.