SINGLES COMPEITION

Amazing turn out yesterday for the Men’s and Ladies singles cub championships. Due to the number of entries and the extreme heat the competition only reached the end of the quarter final stage in the men’s competition. We will be playing the semi finals on another day. The ladies competition was completed up to the semi final stage. The finalist taking to the courts on Saturday 23rd July will be :-

Main draw Ros Mckeown V Daisy Rowland and in the Plate  Gail Youd  V Christina Alexandra Trifan

DEMENTIA UK TENNIS-A-THON – 17th JULY 2022 

Please come along on on the day anytime between 7am – 7pm to join in the Tennis-a-thon. Helping the Morgan Family ensure tennis is being played on Court 1 for 12 hours. All ages and abilities are welcome to play or watch or just encourage the players. There will be drinks and a plenty of Cake. There will be opportunities to donate throughout the day, or via the Just Giving Link at anytime. We aim to have lots of fun and raise money for a great cause

https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/Hannah-Morgan44?utm_campaign=lc_frp_share_transaction_transactional_–_donation_received_–_first_donation&utm_content=18a94c42-5177-4fdc-bdef-c4bdf2918fd7&utm_medium=email&utm_source=postoffice&utm_term=1656917060521

SUMMER HOLIDAY CAMPS/COMPETITIONS

These will go up on the head coach website later this week

MEMBERSHIPS:  Please remember, Juniors and Adults attending the coaching programme MUST be members. This is for insurance and safeguarding purposes. Remember membership is through our club website and NOT Club Spark. The username and password are NOTHING TO DO WITH CLUB SPARK OR THE LTA! If you have forgotten your username please email secretary@shltc.info There is a step by step guide to filling in your membership below.

Please remember it takes at least 24hrs to activate membership.

THIS WEEKS TEAM RESULTS

NK RESULTS 

Mens 1 – beat Bexley 1, 4-1. The team were Robert Ratcliffe, Richard Fay, Greg Lucas Mylan Roberts, Max Saunders & Oscar Brazys.

Mid Week Vets – beat Blackheath 1, 3-1 well done to Maria Perfect, Karen Attard, David Harild & Tony Millard, Great to have David back in the team again.

Mens 1beat Park Langley 5-0. Awesome result, well played Robert Ratcliffe, Richard Fay, Greg Lucas , Mylan Roberts, Mark Sisson & Finn Renwick.

KENT RESULTS
Mixed 1 – won against Bromley Wendover by just one game. Played at home, in glorious sunshine. This puts the team in third spot in Division 3B. 2 wins & 2 defeats, however the two defeats both ended on 2-2 on the rubbers
Well done to Maria Perfect, Francesco Donadio Diana Roberts  & Ricardo Pinheiro who played in this match.
Targeting promotion for next Summer!
Mixed 2 – lost to Trottiscliffe, we were on the wrong side of 3 tie breaks. Well played Jan Are Mo, Gail Youd, Ruthie Frost & Rob Thomas.

 

VISITORS TO THE CLUB

PLEASE REMEMBER IF YOU BRING A VISITOR TO PUT THEIR NAME AND PAY FOR THEM  THROUGH BOOKINGS. WE NEED TO KNOW WHO IS PLAYING AT THE CLUB. SOME MEMBERS ARE NOT DOING THIS SO PLEASE ENSURE YOU DO! YOU CAN ONLY BRING THE SAME VISITOR 3 TIMES AND THEN THEY MUST JOIN

IDEAS

If anyone has anything they wish to bring to the Directors in regards to the club please email secretary@shltc.info and it can be taken to the next Board meeting.

COACHING

Courses are available to book but remember you MUST be a member. (except in holiday programme) Please contact Tom on headcoach@shltc.info if you have any coaching questions

JUNIOR COACHING PROGRAMME

https://clubspark.lta.org.uk/ThomasWarburtonCoaching Junior coaching programme You can book on coaching page of club website www.shootershilltennisclub.co.uk with link on right hand side.

ADULT COACHING PROGRAMME

You can book through coaching page of club website                    www.shootershilltennisclub.co.uk with link on right hand side.

Follow link to book group coaching online – https://clubspark.lta.org.uk/ThomasWarburtonCoaching

We offer a comprehensive programme for all ages. Any queries email headcoach@shltc.info

Please remember that you MUST be a member of Shooters Hill Tennis Club to join the coaching programme during term times. Any queries please email headcoach@shltc.info

SOCIAL PLAY

All adult members will be sent links to social play, it is the same each week. If you need to cancel, please see below as you now can cancel yourself.  It is essential that if you book you turn up on time as these sessions are extremely popular amongst the members. Only members can book social.

To cancel your booking. (Any problems email secretary@shltc.info.)

REMEMBER YOU CAN CANCEL SESSIONS YOURSELF.

BOX LEAGUES

Box leagues for the doubles are now in progress to finish the 31st of July. Also, there is the late entries singles box league. Please could members try to play and complete their matches before then. 

New box leagues will start in September

Any questions or enquiries please email secretary@shltc.info

HITTING WHATSAPP

If members are interested in being on the Hitting WhatsApp, please contact Ashima Chopra 07971 587824

EASY FUNDRAISING: DO YOU SHOP ONLINE? DID YOU KNOW YOU CAN HELP US RAISE FUNDS!

Last month from our members online shopping we have raised over £30 which is amazing. The donations are starting to mount up & we are well on our way to purchasing some new seat cushions for the benches. There are lots of double points offers on this week, so do take a look if you are ordering online, especially  if you are booking a summer holiday, lots of the holiday companies are offering double points. We now have almost 50 people signed up to raise for our cause, so thank you for helping us fund raise as you do your shopping.

You can find our easy fundraising page at https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/shltennisclub/?utm_campaign=raise-more&utm_medium=email&utm_content=gs-e1

COURT BOOKINGS: Please would members make sure they book to play on the courts and only use the court booked to avoid any confusion when members arrive to play.

The Directors

Shooters Hill Tennis Club LTD