Now it’s time to talk with your racquet and to play with your heart!
All participants are ready for the 7 ° ISF Tennis World Schools Championship in Qatar. The organizers are ready to receive the 28 school teams from 16 different countries in an appropriate way. It takes place in the Khalifa International Tennis & Squash Complex in Doha where in the past ATP and WTA tournaments were organized. Now the stadium is available to ISF for organizing this summit event. Besides the center court where the final will be played there are 21 hard courts available for the qualifiers.
The ISC Tennis WSC is designed so that all teams play the same number of matches and a classification will be made from 1 to 16. The matches will be led by international referees and under the leadership of the ISF Tennis Technical Committee headed by Ms. Pam Burrage from England in collaboration with the Qatar School Sports Association and the Qatar Tennis Federation.
In 2013, the ISF Tennis WSC was organized in Wodonga (Australia) and won by the boys from the Liceo Pacinotti from Roma (Italia) against the Reeds School in Cobham (England). Both schools are back in action in Qatar. The Turkish girls team (Istek Özel Kemal Ataturk Anadolu Lisesi in Istanbul) won also against the team from England (Queenswood from Hatfield). Third became the Meriden School in Sydney and those girls are once again present.
In addition to the sporting aspect, all participants can get acquainted with the Doha Cultural visit, participants will be able to meet up with each other on the “Night of the Nations’ and much goodbye tears will flow on the” Farewell Party “.
We should not forget that in addition to inter-school rankings, the Fair Play Trophy will be awarded to the team that profiles itself the best at the tournament, on and off the playground.
We wish everyone the best of luck!