TSB Valenciennes organized a tournament padel armchair on Thursday May 02, 2024, bringing together renowned players. Among them, three Paralympic gold medalists, Laurent Giammartini, Robin Ammerlaan and Nicolas Peifer, but also part of the French team, bronze medalist at the last World Championship padel armchair with Dorian Navarro, Tony Boval and Nicolas Vanlerberghe.

The competition began with three pools of three teams in the morning, and the afternoon matches pitted the first, second and third from each pool against each other, divided into new pools of three teams.

In the first group, there were the pairs Vanlerberghe / Navarro, Heyraud / Giammartini and Vos / Ammerlaan.

The final pitted the duos Vanlerberghe / Navarro and Vos / Ammerlaan against each other in a match that promised to be suspenseful.

And despite a spectacular comeback from the Vanlerberghe / Navarro pair, returning to the score after being led 6/4 5/1, Gert Vos and Robin Ammerlaan finally won the victory: 6/4 6/7 10/6!