Annie (Fraser) Thomson

Annie Thomson won seven provincial open championships in ladies’ singles; six in ladies’ doubles; and six in mixed doubles events. Annie won western Canadian titles in singles and doubles events, and was a semi-finalist in the Canadian Senior Ladies Doubles.

Between 1966 and 1968, Annie won provincial veterans titles in singles play three times, doubles play twice, and mixed doubles on one occasion.

With a playing career spanning more than fifty years, Annie’s expertise in tennis was not confined only to competition, as she encouraged and taught many youngsters to play the game.

In 1978, Annie won Canada’s Lifestyle Award.