Annual Mixed Doubles Competitions
Our annual mixed doubles competition will commence next week with preliminary rounds played Monday 17th and Wednesday 19th with the top two couples from each night qualifying to play in the final Thursday. Interested members in competing should register on the official form in the clubhouse. Draw for partners will be Sunday next.
We are organising two summer camps this year. Our first summer camp will start Monday July 15th to Friday July 19th from 10am to 1pm and our second will be from July 29th to 3rd August, contact Clem for details and to book a place at 0864022490.
Sunday’s Mixed Doubles
Sunday’s mixed doubles friendly competition continues every week, very competitive duos last Sunday were Kathryn/Jimmy Raleigh, Stephane Kenny/Eugene Dooley, Rose Costello/Conor Jones and Anne Dooley/Marek Rose. Next Sunday members and adults wishing to join a pleasant and very active tennis club can participate in another mixed doubles competition starting at 11am.
Junior Members’ Games
Lisa and Clem supervise children’s games every Sunday afternoon, ages 10 to 16 from 2pm until 3.30. Then the younger children can enjoy friendly competitions until 5pm.
Senior Summer Singles Leagues
The last few matches of our summer singles leagues are due to be completed this week. Promotion and demotion will depend on the scores of individual members and both pyramids will be updated this weekend.
Group A: Lisa Brennan, Michelle Culligan, Paula Dowling, Laura Hunt, Orla Kinahan, Anna Walsh
Group B: Joan Conway, Julie Costello, Rose Costello, Sine McFarlane, Stephane Kenny, Roisin Casey
Group C: Carmel Hayes, Oonagh Collins, Mary Jo O'Farrell, Jacinta Digby, Louise Costello, Mary O'Neill
Group A: Peter Agbanobi, Jeremy Clarke, Rob Kearney, Harry O’ Rourke, Tim Clarke, Des Windsor Mc Glynn
Group B: George Bodor, Martin O'Rourke, Richard Frank, John Galvin, Kieran Mc Carthy, David Manser, Dave Costello
Group C: John Bray, John Cooney, Pat Conway, Cathal Kenny, Marek Rose. Sai Palada, David Walsh, Vincent Hall
Men’s Doubles Summer League
Rob Kearney, Sai Palada and Lukasz Mierzwa added four points to their collections last Monday, joint second placed duos were Harry O’ Rourke and Jimmy Raleigh as were Des Windsor Mc Glynn and Pat Conway. John Galvin and Marek Rose were also point winners.
Ladies’ Doubles Summer League
Evgeniia Yurchenko and Mary Jo O, Farrell shared the points in the ladies’ summer doubles competition last Wednesday.
Thursday’s Mixed Doubles Competition
Fourteen members played exciting tennis in the evening sunshine last Thursday evening. Among the leading contenders for honours at 9.30 were Jacinta Digby/Hughie Glynn and Anne Dooley/Conor Jones.
Clem continues coaching sessions every Saturday starting at 10am for children 4 to 8 years old. At 11 he coaches children ages 9 to 12 and from 12 he coaches older children. Please contact Clem at 0864022490 for further details.
Lisa and Clem organise friendly competitions for members every Sunday starting at 2pm for children ages 10 to 15 and from 3.30 to 5pm for younger children. Contact Lisa at 0862215843 for more details.