On Sunday 7th April, Delta Tennis Centre celebrated its 30th Anniversary bringing the local community together and welcoming over 1000 visitors.
On the week commencing the 1st April 2019 the Tennis Team at Delta Tennis Centre embarked on a weeks long roadshow, to deliver tennis sessions to 10 local primary schools in Swindon. The aim of this was to encourage new children in Key Stage 1 to experirence tennis for the first time. Steve Yeardley (Tennis Manager) and Matt Rutland (Tennis Coach and Community Tennis Lead) visited these 10 schools which saw 1200 children take part in coached activities.
The conclusion of the roadshow saw Delta Tennis Centre open its doors to the local community for its 30th Anniversary. The celebration offered those that attended a widge range of free activities such as coached junior tennis, cardio tennis, free play and family time. Over 1000 attendees visited the centre over the course of the day, 290 of these were booked onto tennis specific events. A team of 15 staff includuing 10 tennis leaders (trained from within the programme) helped on the day and all enabled this event to be a huge success.
Delta's local supermarker, Waitrose were partnering the event and were on hand to offer strawberries and cream, wine tasting and fresh fruit to get guests into the Wimbledon mood.They also raised £75.00 on the refreshment stand for Stand Up To Cancer.
Thankyou to all the coaches, tennis team, parents, Waitrose and those that atteneded and helped make Delta's anniversary one to remember.