There are only 67 days left before millions watch one of the most prestigious sporting competitions in the world. Weather permitting, Monday 29th June will see the beginning of the iconic Wimbledon Championships. The spectators are likely to eat more than 27,000 kilos of English strawberries throughout the fortnight of breath taking tennis action. The world greatest talents in the tennis world will be fighting it out for the top place and the opportunity to walk away with the very impressive cheque. The Wimbledon Championships is the most prestigious tennis tournament in the world along with being the longest competition in the world.
Dating back to 1877, there is a great sense of tradition associated with the tournament including the use of the same original playing surface, grass, and the strict all-white dress code for the players. The Wimbledon Championships also attracts plenty of global players from over 60 nations, where they will battle it out for the top spot in front of a crowd of millions on television, radio, internet, and the press.
The Wimbledon Championships is a highlight on the sporting calendar and promises to impress all year after year. Hosting an event takes a great deal of planning and attention to detail, from storing the balls at 68 degrees F. to pouring 230,000 glasses of Pimms throughout the competition. The best way to enjoy a fantastic day of sporting action is within the luxurious Wimbledon corporate hospitality facilities. Your guests can enjoy a champagne and canapé reception at the Lakeview Restaurant, just a short walk away from the famous Centre Court and Number One Court before enjoying a fantastic afternoon tea in this stunning hospitality facility. Alternatively why not treat guests to a Wimbledon experience at the Fairways village with private chalets available offering companies a unique way to include company specific branding throughout the day. The Wimbledon Club offers an executive restaurant providing views over the The Wimbledon Club’s practice courts where guests will enjoy superb individual service and attention. Perhaps one of our most luxurious hospitality facilities is the ultimate Skyview Suites where guests will enjoy a stunning panoramic view of the London skyline whilst enjoying a delicious four course a la carte menu amongst other treats to make it a day to remember in the ultimate Wimbledon experience.
“We had a fantastic and very memorable day at Wimbledon. The whole event was very well managed, relaxed, much fun and very exciting. Thanks to you and your team!” Joanna Hatch
Our selection of corporate hospitality packages for the Wimbledon Championships this summer is available on our Wimbledon page, contact us or call 01227 738280 for more information and availability to ensure you get the best package.