The Junior Irish Tennis Federation Championships took place at Dundalk Tennis and Badminton Club last week .
The top junior tennis players from around the world competed and the tournament proved an economic and sporting boost for the town in the week that Dundalk FC made international headlines.
The Crowne Plaza hotel was booked solid with international and national players, coaches, families and other supporters arriving in the town for the tournament.
Eno restaurant Roden Place provided a pop up cafe for the championships.
Local suppliers were kept busy restocking the club's vending machines over the week as all club supplies are sourced locally.And there was Great sponsorship from Fyffes and Yonex.
Winners from this tournament will proceed along the tennis circuit to Flushing Meadows New York.
So this was a chance for Dundalk people to see the stars of the future.