European Senior Open: Expect world-class tennis at TC Baiersbronn – Sport

Christian Scheffkes won’t be at the beginning of Bayersbronn this yr, his 2019 doubles associate – Mark Leimbach – might return to Bayersbronn once more. Photo: Brown

From July 29 to 31, the 35-yr-previous males’s and girls’s European tennis championships might be held once more in Baiersbronn.

In lower than two weeks, the TC Baiersbronn tennis court docket will as soon as once more be the venue for the tenth version of the European Senior Championships. The event needed to be canceled in 2020 and 2021 because of the corona pandemic, and people round the principle organizer Herbert Klump at the moment are wanting ahead to the event.

Parallel World Cup in Portugal

After weeks of intense preparations, the affiliation chairman is hoping for a great turnout. He’s speaking concerning the piñata this yr and is wanting ahead to the official registration deadline scheduled for Tuesday, July 19. “However, we just lately discovered that the Women’s and Men’s Over 35 World Championships might be held in Portugal from August 1st, so the established winners and gamers have needed to withdraw from final yr’s occasion,” laments Klumpp.

Expected worldwide area

The greatest gamers needed to play there, which sadly led to issues with the calculations in Baiersbronn. The event in Baiersbronn ends on July 31, so the gamers wouldn’t be in Portugal in time. Famous names corresponding to Christian Schaffkes and Robert Menendez Ferre (winners for the final three years) will problem the highest ladies in Portugal, however Klumpp is assured that they will provide tennis at the very best stage in Baiersbronn. . “The area might be very worldwide, however I hope there might be some excellent German gamers as nicely,” he says. Florian Henning, the present champion of Bayern Munich, has indicated that he’ll take part.

DJ and youth efficiency

Small however mighty would be the motto of this yr. Herbert Klumpp is delighted to have everybody again on board after a two-yr hiatus, organizing and overseeing the event in the very best method. The complete assist crew agreed once more and the nicely-represented tennis youth at TC Baiersbronn might be enthusiastically serving to. On Friday, July 29, the well-known gamers’ occasion might be held once more this yr with a DJ and the efficiency of younger tennis gamers. “What makes me particularly comfortable are the loyal sponsors, for a very long time we thought of asking them for monetary assist once more, as a result of the Corona years weren’t straightforward for everybody.” It’s nice that nearly everybody has proven their assist once more, as a result of with out them, a event like this would not be attainable.

About 80 assistants are on obligation

TC Baiersbronn has been organizing worldwide tennis tournaments for greater than 30 years. This yr once more, round 80 assistants might be on obligation throughout the event and might be doing greater than 1200 volunteer hours. “The courts have been specifically redesigned for the event and the ability is in high situation, prepared to begin,” says Herbert Klumpp.

New tools has been bought to maintain the pitch in optimum situation to offer higher situations for the gamers. Christian Büchner and Joe Dannecker will once more take over the administration of the event. “We are presently ready for the registration deadline, after which the precise timetable might be decided.” In any case, there might be so much happening within the purple home and people in cost predict lots of viewers. The event begins on July 29. More data at:


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