Tennis

We hope you will join our Tennis tournament. We guarantee a lot of intensity and fun!

Tennis

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The Tennis tournament will take place from Tuesday 17 to Friday 20 August 2021 at Per Henrik Lings Allé 10 in Copenhagen near Østerbro Stadion.

The tournament is sanctioned by GLTA, and you therefore need a GLTA ID when you register. If you do not have one, you can create it here.

The Tennis tournament will be offered in the following categories:

  • Men Single
  • Men Single 40+
  • Men Double
  • Women Single
  • Women Single 40+
  • Women Double
  • Non-binary Single
  • Non-binary 40+
  • Non-binary Double
  • Mix

In Single, you can participate as male-identified, female-identified or non-binary. In the Double discipline, you can participate as male/male, female/female or non-binary/non-binary. In the Mix discipline, you will be able to participate as an all-gender couple.

It is possible to register for the tournament as a pair or with no partner. If you register as “no partner”, we will help you find one.

All categories contain following levels:

  • Open
  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D

Division definitions

DivisionDescription
OpenHighly advanced players
A & 40+ AAdvanced players
B & 40+ BHigh intermediate players
C & 40+ CLow intermediate players
D & 40+ DBeginning players

The Tennis tournament will be judged according to the rules of the Gay and Lesbian Tennis Alliance. You can find them here.

The tournament format will be Two (2) Tiebreaks sets and a Match Tiebreak (10) in place of a third set.

Programme

Tuesday 17 August

0830Arrival and Welcome
0900Tournament starts
Single across all levels
1900Tournament days ends

Wednesday 18 August

0830Arrival and Welcome
0900Tournament starts
Singles and doubles, all levels
1900Tournament days ends

Thursday 19 August

0830Arrival and Welcome
0900Tournament starts
Semifinals and finals
1900Tournament days ends

Friday 20 August

0830Arrival and Welcome
0900Tournament starts
Last day of finals
1400Tournament days end
1430Medal ceremony
1500Tournament official ended

Registration

The participation fee for EGLSF members is €90, and for non-members €120. 

When you sign up as an athlete for EuroGames 2021, you will enjoy the broad benefits of participation in the whole of Copenhagen 2021, including 

  • Participation in a professionally organized tournament 
  • Joining the EuroGames Opening Ceremony on Wednesday 18 August 
  • Taking part in the WorldPride Parade and Copenhagen 2021 Closing Ceremony on Saturday 21 August 
  • Activities in the Sports Village 
  • Access to pre-sale tickets for nightly Signature Parties in Copenhagen and Malmö 
  • You have access to more than 200 sports, human rights, arts, and cultural events in Copenhagen and Malmö from 12-22 August! 

If not enough participants sign up in your category (identity, level and ranking etc.) we will offer you the opportunity to participate in another category, another sport or offer a full refund. 

Venue

The Tennis tournament will take place at Per Henrik Lings Allé 10 in Copenhagen. The facilities are close to Øbro Hallen where Artistic Swimming and Diving will take place and Østerbro Stadion where the Track & Field and Dodgeball competition will take place. In the neighbourhood, you will find a large, public park called Fælledparken, lots of cafés, restaurants, and shopping options.

Organisers

Copenhagen 2021 is organising the tournament in cooperation with the Danish Tennis Association.

Questions?

If you’ve got questions, please contact us and we’ll be happy to help. 

Facebook event

Join the Facebook event for Tennis and meet other competitors and spectators! 

Key Facts

Tournament dates
17 – 20 August

Location
Per Henrik Lings Allé 10
Copenhagen

Distance from Copenhagen City Hall Square
4,3 km (approx. 15 minutes on bike)

Public Transport
Metro and Bus

Levels
Open, A, B, C, and D

Gender Categories
Male-identified, Female-identified and Non-binary

Expected participants
150

Rules
GLTA

Participant Fee
EGLSF members: 90
Non-EGLSF members: 120

Partners and Sponsors

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