European Championship
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15th European Tennis Championships in Villach - Austria
European Championship Tennis - Sat 22 Jun - Sat 29 Jun
15th European Tennis Championships in Villach - Austria

Belgium is sending another top player to this European Championship with 15-year-old Emiel Schippers from Maaseik. 
After all, he became Flemish champion in the 15-year-olds in 2023 and is a promising tennis talent. 
He trains almost every day at the Limburg Tennis Academy in Maaseik by Philippe Goijens. There, too, he was included in Maaseik's Interclub team in the men's (adult) national series. 

A total of 15 countries will participate in this European Championship: 
Austria, Czech Republic, Spain, France, Great Britain, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Slovenia, Slovakia, Turkey and Ukraine. 


22/06/2024 Opening ceremony and start of seniors' competition
25/06/2024 Start of youth and veterans competition
29/06/2024 Final matches and closing ceremony, followed by a Closing Party. 

Emiel will participate in both the youth and senior competition!

Under the expert guidance of Jan Vandenbraembussche, we hope Emiel will have a positive experience at this European Championship! 

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