London (PRWEB UK) 12 August 2011
David Lloyd Leisure’s Raynes Park club is celebrating championship success after its young tennis players won a prestigious national league competition
The club won the 14s and under boys’ category in the AEGON Team Tennis finals, held recently at the National Tennis Centre in Roehampton – narrowly defeating David Lloyd Leisure Southampton club’s team.
The victors comprised Nick Nugent, Omari Owens-Maxwell, Paul Monczakowski, Freddie McGeehan and Alex Roszkowski, led by coach Ronnie Maxwell.
David Lloyd Raynes Park was one of five winning teams representing Europe’s premier racquets, health and fitness group, who qualified from the South-East. David Lloyd Raynes Park was also runner-up in the 12s and under boys’ contest.
The success follows the victory of David Lloyd Raynes Park men’s team in the finals of the AEGON Team Tennis tournament, held in Bournemouth. The squad included several current and former world-ranked players.
They were David Rice, Marcus Willis, Jamie Feaver, James Marsalek, Lee Childs, Neil Bamford, Tom Burn, Colin Beecher, James Lloyd, Tim Patient, Matt Leahy, Glen Kumah Minta and captain Johnny Barr.
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About David Lloyd Leisure Group
The David Lloyd Leisure Group operates 79 clubs in the UK and a further 10 clubs across Europe.
David Lloyd Leisure has over 450,000 members and employs 6,000 people. This includes an expert health and fitness team of over 1,800 and contracts the services of more than 400 tennis professionals.
Across all clubs, David Lloyd Leisure has over 150 swimming pools (of which half are indoor) and offers over 10,000 exercise classes per week. Every week 20,000 children learn to swim at David Lloyd Leisure and 14,000 learn to play tennis.
Its racquets facilities are unparalleled with 700 tennis courts as well as 180 badminton courts and 140 squash courts. Additional facilities include health and beauty spas, club lounges with free internet access, crèches, nurseries and specialist sports shops.