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Alfie Hewett Wins the Men's Wheelchair Doubles Final at the US Open!

Alfie Hewett Wins the Men's Wheelchair Doubles Final at the US Open!

Alfie Hewett continues his successful year with the Men’s Wheelchair Doubles title at the US Open. Australian L’Alpina sponsored player, Alfie Hewett has won the men’s wheelchair doubles title at the US Open with victory over top seeds Stephane Houdet and Nicolas Peifer. Peter Coulstock, Managing Director of Australian L’Alpina in the UK: “We are so pleased that Alfie has continued his amazing season with the Doubles title at the US Open alongside Gordon Reid. From all of us at Australian L’Alpina we are so excited to see what the future holds for Alfie and for the sport of wheelchair...

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Alfie Hewett Storms Into British Open Final

Alfie Hewett Storms Into British Open Final

World number three Alfie Hewett is through to the final of the British Open Wheelchair Singles final after a 6-3, 1-6, 6-3 win over compatriot and doubles partner Gordon Reid. The pair, who were knocked out in the doubles semi-finals yesterday know each other’s game inside out and that made it very entertaining viewing when they went head to head. Revenge was on the mind for Hewett, who was denied a gold medal at Rio 2016 Olympics after losing to Reid in the final 12 months ago. The 19-year-old raced into a 3-0 lead with a combination of powerful backhands,...

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Australian L'Alpina at Jacket Required!

Australian L'Alpina at Jacket Required!

Hello everyone, Wednesday was the start of Jacket Required, a fresh take on a classic trade show for the fashion industry. Buyers, Press and celebrities turned up to check out all the new collections and to trade details for future deals and press releases. Jacket required was held at the Truman Brewery on Brick Lane which was a great place to hold this as it gave a very modern and stripped back feel, making the garments, the main event. My role was to represent Australian L’Alpina to the press and to encourage them to take a look at the new range...

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Alfie Hewett Successfully Defends Men's Wheelchair Doubles Title at The Championships - Wimbledon

Alfie Hewett Successfully Defends Men's Wheelchair Doubles Title at The Championships - Wimbledon

Britain’s Alfie Hewett and Gordon Reid have successfully defended their Gentleman’s Wheelchair Doubles Title at The Championships – Wimbledon, with a 6-7 (5-7) 7-5 7-6 (7-3) victory over French duo Nicholas Peifer and Stephane Houdet. Hewett and Reid overcame Gustavo Fernandez & Shingo Kunieda in the semi-finals. The pair were a set down when play was abandoned for two hours due to bad weather. After play resumed, the Brit’s raced into a 5-1 lead and held off a well mounted recovery challenge from the top seeds to take it to a decider. Hewett, 19 & Reid, 25, let four Championship...

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AUSTRALIAN L’ALPINA LAUNCHES UK’S FIRST HERITAGE TENNIS AND SPORTS LIFESTYLE CLOTHING COLLECTION

AUSTRALIAN L’ALPINA LAUNCHES UK’S FIRST HERITAGE TENNIS AND SPORTS LIFESTYLE CLOTHING COLLECTION

With the instantly-recognisable kangaroo emblem, the iconic heritage Italian tennis and lifestyle clothing and apparel brand, Australian L’Alpina, has announced plans to launch its first men’s spring and summer tennis and sports lifestyle clothing collections in the UK.  Australian L’Alpina is the official Technical clothing sponsor to The Internazionali BNL d’Italia at the Foro Italico in Rome, featuring the best players in the world where high fashion, fine food, fabulous shopping and celebrity music have made the tournament one of the most glamorous stops on the ATP World Tour.   From the tennis courts of the late 1950’s and early 1960s,...

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