Search

Japanese businessmen get good service from Gorleston Tennis Club

PUBLISHED: 21:32 19 March 2015 | UPDATED: 21:32 19 March 2015

Japanese guests at Gorleston Tennis Club

Japanese guests at Gorleston Tennis Club

Archant

Gorleston Tennis Club recently had a surprise visit from two Japanese players who were in the area on business. Takeshi Miki and Shin Nakajima said they were keen tennis players and their first priority on arrival in Gorleston was to Google the local tennis club. They joined in the popular Sunday morning adult team tennis session, which pools players of differing standards into a two-hour competition. Club chairman, Mike Reynolds said: “It was a real pleasure to welcome two such likeable players to the club and know that people from other countries share the same enthusiasm for tennis as we do – after all that is what sport is all about.”

This year sees the 60th anniversary of the founding of Gorleston Tennis Club. Celebrations are planned for the summer. For details, visit www.gorlestontennisclub.co.uk

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad. Coronavirus is one of the greatest challenges our community has ever faced, but if we all play our part we will defeat it. We're here to serve as your advocate and trusted source of local information.

In these testing times, your support is more important than ever. Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Great Yarmouth Mercury