Internationals

Elm Park has had the honour of hosting many tennis International events over the years including the first Triangular international tennis tournament between Scotland, Wales, and Ireland in 1962 which were played on the new back grass courts.

The clubs illustrious list of Senior Tennis Internationals is as follows:

 

Elm Park Tennis Club
Senior Tennis Internationals
 Year Name Event
 1947 Joe McHale Davis Cup against Yugoslavia.
 1950 J. J. Fitzgibbon Ireland versus England in Scarborough.
 1967 Patricia O'Gorman International versus Wales and against Scotland.
 1973 Peter Ledbetter Ireland versus England.
 1974 Peter Ledbetter Davis Cup versus Portugal & Turkey.
 1978 Helen Lennon Federation Cup versus Finland in Elm Park.
 1980 Robin Gibney Kings Cup versus Spain.
 1981 Ken Fitzgibbon Ireland versus Denmark in the Kings cup.
 1987 John Mulvey Non playing captain in European Nations Cup.
 1987 Robbie Dolan Triangular tournament with Wales + Scotland.
 1988 Robbie Dolan Davis Cup versus Cyprus.
 1989 Robbie Dolan Davis Cup versus Senegal.
 2000 Anne-Marie Hogan European Team championships.
 2009 Jenny Claffey Federation Cup versus Algeria,  Greece, Finland, and Malta.
 2012 Jenny Claffey Federation Cup versus Malta, Morocco, Armenia, and Turkey.
 2013 Jenny Claffey Federation Cup versus Moldova, Malta & Kenya.

 

The following Elm Park members have represented Ireland at Veterans level:

  1. Niall O'Riordan

  2. Gerry O'Shaughnessy

  3. Maurice Fives

  4. Michael Wogan

  5. Maedhbh McEvoy

  6. Breeda Claffey

  7. John Mulvey

  8. Robin Gibney

  9. Joe Cummiskey

 

Many members have represented Ireland at underage levels including Michelle Buckley who has represented Ireland many times at under-age levels including under 21.

 

 

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