The French Tennis Federation, with the collaboration of Carrefour, is launching the Urban Tennis Tour, which is able to happen from July 2 to twenty. This distinctive tour, open to all, will criss-cross France with the goal of introducing Urban Tennis to as many individuals as doable. This will cease at Mérignac (July 2), Aix-en-Provence (July 9), Toulouse (July 13), Nice (July 16) and Chambourcy (July 20).
The padel invitations itself to Roland-Garros from this Thursday, June 2!
As a part of the Urban Tennis Tour, Carrefour will host this operation in the automotive parks of its hypermarkets in Mérignac, Aix-en-Provence, Toulouse, Nice and Chambourcy. During every step, a 600 m² leisure village solely wearing the colours of Urban Tennis might be put in there, with a minimum of 5 enjoying areas.
Throughout the day (10 a.m. to six p.m.), the public can have the alternative to study this follow without spending a dime in addition to testing the “battle” format from 3:00 p.m. to six:00 p.m. These actions might be supervised by the groups of the TFF. Visitors will even be capable to attend demonstrations of skateboarding and rollerblading provided by the French Roller and Skateboard Federation.
Through this initiative, the FFT needs to advertise Urban Tennis, which seems to be a free follow, accessible to everybody and enjoying in every single place. The FFT thus has the ambition to develop this self-discipline with a purpose to higher reply to new societal challenges equivalent to inclusion and the range in addition to new modes of consumption (accessibility, city house).
Particularly enjoyable and accessible, Urban Tennis is performed on a area of 6 meters by 12with 21 inch rackets and a foam ball. This self-discipline additionally provides the risk of enjoying with avenue furnishings.
The levels of the Urban Tennis Tour
– Bordeaux Merignac, July 2 / Carrefour Bordeaux Mérignac (handle: CCal Mérignac Soleil, 52, Av De La Somme, 33700 Mérignac)
– Aix-en-Provence, July 9 / Carrefour Aix-en-Provence (handle: La Pioline Les Milles, 1175 Rue Guillaume-du-Vair, 13290 Aix en Provence)
– Toulouse Purpan, July 13 / Carrefour Toulouse Purpan (handle: 36 Route de Bayonne, 31300 Toulouse)
– Nice Lingostière, July 16 / Carrefour Nice Lingostière (handle: 202 Route de Digne CCal Lingostière, 06200 Nice)
– Chambourcy, July 20 / Carrefour Chambourcy (handle: Route de Mantes, 78240 Chambourcy)