The 2010 Wimbledon Championships are coming up, starting on the 21st June and running until the fourth of July. If you and your little ones are fans of ‘the tennis’ and want to prepare for the pending excitement, we found some great ways to do so!
Tiny Tennis Kit
Ralph Lauren has become the first ever Official Outfitter of Wimbledon, designing outfits for all on-court officials, umpires, ball boys and ball girls. To make sure your tiny tennis lover sticks out in the crowd, while still fitting in with a Ralph Lauren look, check out these colourful options from RL’s kidswear line, along with cute accessories and a great tennis bag to carry their racket when it is their turn to play!
A) ANGELA MOORE Tennis Tales Hair Tie – Green Elastic, £8.00
B) RALPH LAUREN pink baseball cap, £21.00
C) Pink Pony Tennis Balls, £3.00
D) RALPH LAUREN multi patchwork tennis dress, £41.00
E) PRINCE AirO Team Maria Junior Racquet, £24.00
F) ZOOBUG SUNGLASSES black polarised sunglasses, £38.00
G) RALPH LAUREN yellow baseball cap, £21.00
H) RALPH LAUREN multi stripe polo, £34.00
I) Ame & Lulu Tennis Backpack, £25.00
Tennis Themed Fun At Home
Flip on your creative tennis themed light switch and enjoy some tennis themed fun at home. Sip on a hot or cold drinks in cute thermal tennis tumblers while you and the kiddies munch on tennis themed treats and cuddle up on the couch to read a tennis themed book!
A) Tumblers, £24.00
B) Tennis Light Switch, £24.99
C) Alice The Tennis Fairy, £3.99
D) What if the Shark Wears Tennis Shoes, £4.50
E) Tennis Cupcake from Primrose Bakery
F) Tennis Cookies from Elini’s, £14.00
Sculpt your Small Sharapova or Mini MacEnroe
If the upcoming excitement of Wimbledon inspires your child to pick up a racket, there are some great places for them to learn.
Will To Win: Offers children 4-11 lessons in various locations throughout London
British Tennis LTA: For children from age 2-14, each lesson is specifically tailored to your child’s age group.