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Skimpy Shorts,Headbands And Big Hair At Croatian Retro Tennis Tournament

Miss the bygone era of headbands, suspect mullet hairstyles, moody tight shorts and wooden rackets on the tennis courts? Well there is a chance to see all of that and more when the 2nd annual Zagreb Retro Open 2013 is held at the Salata tennis club in the capital on 29 June.

It is not your everyday tournament and there is some rules that competitors must abide by. Players must be dressed in tennis attire from the 1970’s, 80’s or 90’s and only wooden rackets can be used.

Besides the tennis there will be an entertainment programme for the public which will including a retro exhibition of old tennis equipment, a disco, drinking contest, long-jump competition, best retro outfit competition and loads more. Those interested can register on their Facebook page.

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