TOURNAMENTS

TOURNAMENTS

INTRODUCING TOURNAMENTS

AT THE EDGBASTON PRIORY CLUB

With an international reputation for outstanding facilities, combined with our welcoming and intimate setting, we host a number of successful world class tournaments.  Members enjoy training alongside world class athletes and seeing the very best exponents of tennis and squash in action, with exclusive Member offers on tickets and hospitality at these events.

VIKING BIRMINGHAM CLASSIC 

One of the highlights in Birmingham’s sporting calendar, the Viking Birmingham Classic Tennis Event is held at Edgbaston Priory Club every June. The iconic pre-Wimbledon grass court tournament for top female players is the perfect mix of live summer sport, music, food and drinks, plus activities for all the family. Enjoy a fantastic day out in the friendly, relaxed and atmospheric surroundings. Previous champions include Billie Jean King, Martina Navratilova, Maria Sharapova, Jelena Janković, Li Na, Ana Ivanovic, Angelique Kerber, Petra Kvitová and Ashleigh Barty.

The 2021 Viking Classic Birmingham will look and feel a bit different this year – but we are thrilled to be in a position to host the event again after its absence ast year  due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

For the latest information and ticket prices visit the LTA

BRITISH JUNIOR OPEN

Co-hosted with the University of Birmingham, Solihull Arden and West Warwickshire Clubs, the British Junior Open, held in January, is one of the most prestigious squash tournaments in the world.  Attracting over 600 players from 40 countries, it features the world’s best junior squash players, many of whom go on to dominate the professional game.  Book your tickets for the BJO 2019 HERE

EUROPEAN TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS

We hosted the European Team Championships for the first time in May 2019, welcoming 200 players from 22 nations to compete for the coveted titles.  In an action-packed, emotional week, it was France’s women and England’s men who emerged victorious.  For a look back at the whole week visit edgbastonpriory.com/etc2019

Throughout the year, we also host a range of national and regional events in Tennis and Squash, including our own Open Events. We’re also proud to host tournaments for the International Clubs, Harvard and Yale, the Armed Forces and the Centenary Tennis Clubs.

SUPPORT OUR EVENTS

For more information about the partnership opportunities on offer at our Tournaments contact our Marketing and Communications Manager, Julie O’Hare at Julie.ohare@edgbastonpriory.com