PATTAYA, 31 March 2021: Royal Cliff Hotel Group announced
this week the return of the Fitz Club Tennis Tournament following its
cancellation at the height of the Covid-19 pandemic last year.
The annual event is back from 2 to 4 April 2021, the hotel
group said in the announcement. Hosting the event coincides with easing of
travel restrictions that reopen the popular resort to domestic travellers from
around the country.
This year’s supercharged category is the 35+ Men Singles for
tennis players of all skill levels. Twenty players will fight it out to get
their name on the Fitz Club Champions board and win lots of prizes.
What makes this event so popular is the round-robin format
in which all competitors are guaranteed to play several matches in one of the
best Tennis clubs in Thailand.
Sponsored by Siam Daikin Sales Co Ltd, Carabao Group, Yonex
Thailand, Dunlop Thailand, T&T Aluminum, Fur-right, VC Fabric, Meiji and
Supply Gallery, the tournament supports Pattaya ambitions to become a top
sports destination in Thailand.
Approaching its 13th edition, the Fitz Club Tennis Tournament promotes fitness, sports, and recreation, especially for senior players. The newly resurfaced courts have been installed with new LED lights enabling players to play in a comfortable and competitive environment after dark when temperatures drop.
Royal Cliff is backing the tennis and sports community in
Pattaya and promoting senior players to improve their game and get more
socially connected. Also, the objective is to reposition Pattaya as a family
and sports destination a leader in Asia.
Preventive measures against Covid-19 are in place at the tournament venue, which will follow government guidelines on health, social distancing and hygiene. These include temperature checks, no handshakes, the use of hand sanitisers and social distancing guidelines for the spectators.
Fitz Club – Racquets, Health & Fitness has been
frequented by top ATP players, including Mikhail Youzhny, Denis Istomin and
Nikolay Davydenko, who has set up tennis camps at the resort. The tennis courts
are of the same standard as the Australian Open, so players can choose Fitz
Club to prepare for the warmer conditions they will encounter big grand slam
tournament around Asia-Pacific.
It is fully equipped with state-of-the-art facilities, including excellent cardio machines, seven floodlit tennis courts, two air-conditioned squash courts, a swimming pool, table tennis and sauna & steam rooms.
The three-day tennis event remains one of Pattaya’s most
highly anticipated sports events of the year, and fans and supporters are
welcome to view the matches.
For more information or to register for the tournament, please email: [email protected], visit https://www.royalcliff.com/new/13th-tennis-tournament/ or call +6638250421 ext 2621.