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Club Spotlight: Winnipeg Lawn Tennis Club

May 30, 2017
written by: Tennis Manitoba
written by: Tennis Manitoba
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Special thanks to Jody Woods and Lillian Wong for their contributions to the info below.

  • New LED court lighting went in at WLTC at the end of last season with help from Canada Games funding. Improvements continue this spring with new windscreens, nets and court resurfacing due to begin in the next few weeks.
  • National Bank Challenger (July 8-16) and Canada Summer Games (August 5-13) at WLTC will showcase some of the best up and coming tennis players in Canada and the world.
  • Alison Marshall and Angela Narth prepared a retrospective of the last 130 years in pictures and artifacts for the club’s Open House which is now on permanent display at the club.
  • WLTC is excited to have Alex Lesiuk back in his third season with the club and his first as Head Pro.
  • The club welcomes Jody Woods, a long time WLTC member and former board member, as new club manager.
  • WLTC had a successful Open House in combination with Tennis Day in Canada on May 13 with over 80 participants. WLTC was one of four clubs in Canada to win a $250 gift certificate to the TPA online store courtesy of HEAD through a random draw Photo Contest.