Thanks to the Soubie donation, Luz owns a wonderful set of clay tennis courts that might undoubtedly not displease Roland-Garros gamers. Later than traditional, it’s in entrance of those courts, within the open air, that the final assembly of tennis came about.
The membership, right this moment, has solely 57 licensees. We are removed from the great years, nevertheless current, with greater than 100, however it’s the identical all over the place. Tennis is now not on the rise, what works right this moment is paddleboarding, which is related to it, however aside from a non-public venture, to create courts in Luz (at the least 3 of which one is roofed) are wanted. to do effectively) is at present too costly. This variety of licensees, which is already not so unhealthy, is nevertheless greater than final 12 months however it nonetheless lacks younger folks and feminine parts. Like all over the place, 2020 has been a sophisticated 12 months due to the covid.
The membership, which operates primarily in the summertime, was capable of manage its inner and exterior tournaments which went very effectively. The sports activities report introduced by the indestructible Jean-Pierre Lhaas, the coach, is within the picture: a single championship, a day for younger folks in Lourdes (3 within the first locations of 8-10 years) of coaching , the tennis faculty which works effectively, the 2 aforementioned tournaments (inner winner Ninon Puyo, Pierre Vergez. The Michel Pontiès cup went to Clara Montbroussous, and the Xavier Petroix cup to Francis Caussieu. As for the exterior match, the winners are Emma Azen and Hugo Lataban. When it involves funds, the membership has much less cash and there was no Saint-Michel leisure to deliver it in. The membership can depend on grants from 4 municipalities and a few donors.
The inner match is now. The exterior match, at all times very effectively endowed by many sponsors, will happen on the finish of August. We will discover Thierry once more this 12 months within the administration of the premises.