Tracy Baines, from Peterborough, designed the Tennis 50p!
Tracy originally trained as a jewellery designer. Later, after gaining a degree in theatre, set and costume design, she worked in the film industry – sculpting and designing sets. Tracy is now an aspiring children’s writer and has had her first book shortlisted in high-profile competitions.
Heres’ the summary from the official Team GB Tennis website:
A sport that has been around since the Middle Ages, Tennis is a raquet and ball game that can be played either in singles or doubles over five sets (for men) or three sets (for women).
Tennis has evolved into a truly high profile international sport with the top players some of the highest profile sportsman and women in the world earning millions of pound in prize money. In the Olympics however, they play only for medals, like every other athlete.
Find out more about Tennis
Get the Tennis 50p
You can buy the Tennis 50p from The Royal Mint website.