The ligSeine-et-Marne, in the Paris region now has its first padel club and it seems that the Ozoir Tennis Club will give ideas to other clubs in the region if we believe the many club managers on square.
At the inauguration of the refurbished tennis courts and the padel pitch, Philippe Cholet, the chairman of the TC Ozoir explained everything "the potential of this new sport in the region". "We are a club of nearly 300 members, the padel will expand the offer of the club but also the region that had until now no offer of padel"Adds Philippe Cholet.
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The festival of the tennis school brought together 80 children, who turned on the different workshops set up by the Sports Director Franck ABERNOT and his technical team.
The tennis champion, Nicolas ESCUDE came to exchange balls with the children, then realized a demonstration of tennis with the 3e at the tennis world championship of the + 45 years, Franck ABERNOT and to end points in doubles against adults of the club.
On the Padel pitch, Loic Le Panse, former tennis player of the club has made a padel demonstration with Sylvain Gimenez, Mathieu Lapouge and Fabrice Ortiz. The padel team then initiated young and old.
At the level of the officials, there was Christine Fleck deputy mayor in charge of the sports of the city of Ozoir, Marie Thérèse Alcaras, general secretary of the league of Seine and Marne of Tennis, as well as many presidents of the neighboring clubs (Lesigny, de Roissy en Brie, etc.).
Finally, the Ozoir Tennis Club will soon host the qualifying phases of the padel championships.
Franck Binisti discovers the padel at the Pyramid Club in 2009 in the Paris region. Since then padel is part of his life. You often see him touring France by going to cover the big French paddle events.