Give It Your Max Monday Nov 25th

November 25th, 2013

Give It Your Max Monday Pt. 5

Site Visit #5: Orpington

Orpington marks our fifth and final stop of the GIYM Monday site tour. Although we were not able to visit all nine sites, the ones we did showcased incredible talent and the impact that non-profits can have on a community. This location has seen over 700 children over the course of the year and a half partnership with local schools. Each semester brings new faces and new hands—holding a racket for the first time.

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Lordswood Tennis Club Tournament

25th November 2013

On Monday the 25th November, four schools from across Birmingham took part in the Lordswood Tennis Club’s first ever Year 3/4 Schools Tournament sponsored by Give It Your Max. Each school attending brought 20 keen competitors to the brand new indoor tennis centre at The Edgbaston Priory Club, each playing in seven doubles matches throughout the afternoon.

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Give It Your Max Monday Nov 11th

November 11th, 2013

Site Visit #4: Peckham

This week, we visit GIYM Peckham and are graced by the number one 9 & Under in the country, Mukhtar Andu!

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Give It Your Max Monday Oct 28th

October 28th, 2013

Site Visit #3: Deal

Shakespeare must have had the town of Deal in mind when he coined the phrase, “What’s in a name?” Because a deal is just that—free tennis sessions for children of the neighboring Dover and District areas. With funding from Give It Your Max, the Deal facility is currently able to offer eight schools their free tennis sessions. But workers at GIYM Deal are determined to reach every school in the area—all 52 of them.

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