Leading up to Rogers Cup presented by National Bank in July, we’ll be highlighting a few young tennis players who are participating in Mini Rogers Cup events across the province and who are having fun playing the sport.
Harrison and Rielyn belong to Leaside Tennis Club, where they play tennis regularly as part of the club’s kids programs. Both were in attendance at the Mini Rogers Cup kick-off event this week and they are our future stars of the month for May!
Started tennis: I started when I was around four or five
What he likes about tennis: It’s just fun to play and I like the concept of it
What he did at Mini Rogers Cup kick-off: Serving, volleying, and we played games
Other sports: Basketball
Favourite sport: Tennis
Started tennis: 4 or 5
What she likes about tennis: I like hitting balls
What she did at Mini Rogers Cup kick-off: We practiced our serving and we played King of the Court
Other sports: Basketball and hockey and soccer
Favourite sport: Tennis is my favourite
For more information about Mini Rogers Cup, please visit rogerscup.com/mini-rogers-cup.