April 2015 Hooray! Great news from sub sahara Africa....donations of Wilson Tennis Bags, Racquets and Dunlop Fort Balls donated by Sutton Tennis Academy from the UK have crossed the rough seas of the Atlantic Ocean and have finally arrived in Accra, Ghana. The generous donations were received by aspiring young African tennis players enrolled in the United Through Sport Ghana tennis programme, helping to promote tennis opportunities for deprived young Ghanaians who lack appro
April 2015 Africa Tennis Aid is delighted to aid disadvantaged youths right across the Atlantic by joining forces this summer to help non profit 'United Through Sport Caribbean' and programme 'Caribbean Coaching' which was founded by ex Sporting Opportunities tennis volunteer Joe Page after volunteering in Ghana in 2007. 18 Wilson Tennis Racquets and tennis balls were donated to the programmes to be taken to the Caribbean to start a tennis project for impoverished youths on t
April 2015 BIG THANK YOU to Former British Professional Tennis Player Anna Hawkins who has kindly donated her brand new adidas tennis shoes and tennis clothing from her playing days to Africa Tennis Aid. Anna reached a world singles ranking of 535 and 240 in doubles during her professional career and has donated her sponsored tennis clothing from Lotto, Asics and Adidas for Africa Tennis Aid. Heart of Gold!
April 2015 This is great news to ATA's ears! In summer 2007 on the Ghana Volunteer Project with overseas volunteer organisation Sporting Opportunities, tennis volunteers from the UK aided aspiring juniors Jeff Bagerbaseh and Francisca Nyarko who were deprived of tennis opportunities and equipment. In 2007, 10 year old Francisca was struggling to play with a racquet far too small for her and was more suited to her toddler younger sister. Through giving donated tennis racquets