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Sue Mappin Interview

Tennis pro turned National Women's Team Manager, Sue Mappin, encourages confidence in East Anglia's top young players.

Sport 1979 4 mins

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In 1979 Sue Mappin transitioned from being an international tennis player to become National Women's Team Manager of the Lawn Tennis Association, a post she continued to occupy for 21 years until 2000. In this sports item for Anglia TV Mappin leads a tennis clinic for some of the top young players in the region, answers some of their questions, and chats to sports reporter Steve Rider.