Shankill Tennis Club, Dublin, is honoured to be hosting the dlr TAKEI Blind Tennis World Championships from 27-30 April 2018. The event will take place in the Indoor Tennis Centre and participants are expected from Australia, France, Germany, Great Britain, Italy, Japan, Singapore, Mexico, Ireland, Pakistan, South Africa and Spain with qualifying events taking place within each country.
While you’re here …The Royal Marine Hotel, Dún Laoghaire is where all the teams will be based for their stay in Ireland. Dún Laoghaire is a beautiful coastal town 12 kilometer south of Dublin City Centre. There are plenty of bus routes and train links If you would like to explore the greater Dublin are while you are here.
The main competition venue is Shankill Tennis Club but we also have access to training facilities at Glenageary LTCand Sandycove Tennis and Squash Club Brady’s of Shankill is about a 10 min walk from the tennis club if you want a break from the action.
We will even drop in for a music session Sunday evening so if you sing, play an instrument or recite a poem, have your party piece ready!