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BC Senior Provincial Championships - 2009
Bob Bardsley, above, serves to Ken Dahl to win the final in the Men's 60 singles of the BC seniors tournament June 6 to14 at the Jericho Tennis Club.  Kenny had to retire when he was up 4-3 in the second set.  He lost the first set 4-6.

Photo 1 (left):  Ken McBean, left, and George Lea. These two have played each other many times in the past and this time around,  it was Ken, who beat George 7-6, 5-7, 6-1,  to capture the Men's 55 Singles title.  George, later, won the Men's 55 Doubles with his partner Steven Yesowick.

Photo 2: Stephen Kimoff and Dr. Janet Thom enjoy a nice sunny day at the club. Stephen beat Robert Exell, seed No. 2,  6-0, 6-0, in the Men's 45 Singles final.
He is the man to beat.

Photo 3: Cora Wills and her husband Charles Wills.  Cora beat Carol Pedlar 7-5, 6-0, to win the Women's 50 Singles.  As for Charles, he lost in the early rounds of the Men's 50.

Photo 4: Paul Shellard and Bob Langford. Bob beat Paul in the Men's 50 Singles final, 6-4, 6-0.  Bob Langford teamed up with John Picken to beat Steven Yesowick and Paul Devine, 7-5, 6-3 to win the Men's 50 Doubles.

Photo 5: Meryl Ogden and Leslie Van Santen.  They beat Ritsuko Mukai and Makiko Taniguchi 6-1, 6-2 to win the Women's 45 Doubles.

Photo 6: Joachim Nierfeld was the winner of the Men's 40 Singles title. He beat the lesser known player, Hannes Blum of Victoria, 6-2, 6-3 in the final.

Photo 8: Hubert Sigouin  won the Men's 50 Singles Consolation.  His daughter, Alexandra, is a top ten player under 16 and his 10 year-old son,  Benjamin, is No. 1 player under 12 in BC.

Photo 9: Rudy Derton, at age 78, is still an avid tennis player.  He is the man behind Capilano Tennis Club's new clubhouse.  Rudy placed third in the Men's 75 Singles.  Gordon Verge beat George Smith to win the final.

Photo 10: Sharon Sauder beat Carol Lau 6-1, 7-5 in the Women's 40 Singles final.

More ....
Shawn Dogimont d. Mike Blank 6-0, 6-0 in the Men's 30 Singles, Max Brown / Julien Heine match, the Men's 35 Singles final postponed,  Eric Bojesen d. Dave Rea 6-0, 6-0 in the Men's 65 Singles,  Horst Dammholz d. Chuck Underhill 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 in the Men's 70 Singles.

Margit Aardmaa d. Shiera Stuart 0-6, 6-3, 7-5 in the Women's 35 Singles, Cathy Brown d. Julie Reynolds 6-1, 6-0 in the Women's 45 Singles, Micheline Berry d. Blanche Cyr 2-6, 6-2, 7-5 in the Women's 55 Singles, Eileen Clark d. Jandi Fraser 6-1, 6-4 in the Women's 60 Singles, Irene Hermann d. Susan Fryer 6-1, 6-1 in the Women's 65 Singles,


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