The Annual Tennis Classic took place on March 7th and was a very successful competition with 30 players participating. Many thanks to Taaffe Solicitors (Athy) for their generous sponsorship. The winning team included Michelle Byrne, Ronnie Shorten, Dermot Kelly and Roger Munnis. The runners-up were Joan McDonald Hyland, Olga Braithwaite, Peter McDermott and Leo Tinkler. The prize for the highest scoring lady went to Maura O’Loughlin of Rathangan Tennis Club and Richie Ryan and Laurence Doyle were the highest scoring men.
The 2015 Spring League will start on 23rd March. The closing date for entries is 18th March. The League will be run over 5/6 weeks and will involve tennis on one evening per week (Monday-Thursday). The format will be men’s doubles and ladies doubles. If you wish to enter please text Brian on 086-0411351 and let us know if there is one evening in the week (Mon-Thurs) which does not suit you to play.
“World-Class Tennis Exhibition”
Featuring players from Ireland, UK and Europe.
Goal – To help promote grass roots Tennis.
Participating to date:
Venue Athy Tennis Club, Showgrounds Athy, Co.Kildare, Ireland.
Date: Sunday 4th May 2014 at 2pm
Umpired event, free entry with ample parking facilities in showgrounds
Start the Tennis season of in style at this tennis exhibition. There will be a raffle and beverages served along with “beat the ball machine ” for children.
For further information or interest in playing please contact Laurence Doyle (087-9725256).
Athy tennis club has 6 floodlit courts and a modern clubhouse. New members welcome
This year ATC Spring League will start on March 18th. Please text Brian Kelly - 086-0411351 in order to enter it.
April 14th-17th. Structured coaching, lots of fun and games, singles and doubles matchplay, Easter egg hunt and a lot more. Age 5-11 will be from 10am till 1pm. Age 12-17 will be from 2pm-5pm. Places limited to 40 children per group. Please book ASAP to avoid disappointment. Fee rod camp is 40 euro for members and 50 euro for non-members. Any further info required or or to book you child in text or call Gary 0877679328
We had to move our Athy Tennis Club New Year Tennis event to take place on Saturday, February 8th at 2pm. Entry fee 15 euro which includes supper. Format will depend on numbers entered. Please text Brian closer to the date if you wish to participate.
Annual General Meeting of Athy Tennis Club will be held in the club house on Tuesday , 18th of February 2014 at 8pm. It is hoped that all members will make a special effort to attend this meeting. The previous scheduled meeting on 12/02 was cancelled due to severe weather conditions.