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Senior Tennis Round Robins and Junior Team Tennis
Senior Round Robins
Sign up open today Friday June 18th for all the last minute requests! We already have 170 entries!
After a long break the round robins are returning.
You can sign up for our round robins by clicking on the "tournaments' tab on this site. Free to enter and a great way to get more games and meet different people to play. We have ladies singles and doubles, along with men's singles and doubles.
The Round Robins are open to all levels of player as you will be grouped with players of similar levels.
Matches are best of 13 games and you will have at least 4 matches to play.
The event will be shown under the "leagues" tab.
The event will run until mid august.
If you were in the round robin groups last year please sign up again to confirm that you want to take part.
Junior Team Tennis
Junior Team tennis also makes a return after not being run in 2020. The event is open to any junior of any level from age 8 to 14. Players will play matches against their own level but every game they win goes to their teams score.
You can sign up for Junior Team Tennis by clicking on the "tournaments' tab on this site. Juniors will need their own unique username but using their parents contact details
The event will be shown under the "leagues" tab.
Sign up is by this Friday June 18th.
The event will be run until end of July
Good luck to all our kids who are back playing competitions for the first time in a long time.
We have players in Carrickmines and Galway this coming week with plenty more tournaments happening soon
ti.tournamentsoftware.com for what's coming up
SQUASH – WHAT IS ALLOWED
FROM 7th JUNE
FOR YOUR HEALTH AND SAFETY, REMEMBER!!!! SQUASH IS A VERY DIFFERENT DISCIPLINE TO ANY OTHER TRAINING AND YOU MUST PREPARE YOUR BODY BEFORE PRACTICE OR PLAY, EVEN IF YOU ARE USING THE BALL MACHINE.
WARM-UP: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7si_4wdoQAI (NICK MATTHEW)
 Solo squash Practice http://thesquashsite.com/squashskills-matthew-solo
I would urge all players to do a few Solo Practice Session to get your body engaged with Squash movement again.
 People from the same household can play Squash
 Individual coaching with Eoin Ryan. (Consider booking a session) 086 8182466
BACK TO SQUASH SPECIFIC GYM TRAINING
Eoin is organizing Squash Specific Gym training with our Gym Staff and times will be available soon. We will communicate them as soon as they are set up. This will be a great way to prepare for return to squash play.
SQUASH BALL MACHINE
A great addition to Squash! We have a squash ball machine for SENIOR Solo Practice and more will follow. This is a superb way to practice on your own. It is advised that all players wear squash goggles while using the ball machine. Eoin will set up an online tutorial and it is important that you view the instructions prior to use. Further details including booking will follow.
SQUASH COACHING VOUCHER
Give a gift of a Squash Coaching Lesson for Seniors and Juniors with Eoin Ryan 086 8182466
Drop into the Sports Shop or email firstname.lastname@example.org
SQUASH WEBSITES FOR YOUR INTEREST
Squash Site: http://thesquashsite.com
World Squash Federation: https://www.worldsquash.org
European Squash Federation: https://www.europeansquash.com
PSA Professional Squash Association: https://psaworldtour.com
SUMMER SQUASH TRAINING CAMP
We are hopeful that our Squash Coaching will go ahead and bookings are coming in fast.
Don’t miss out!!!!!
WEEK:1 … 26th, 27th, 29th, 30th July (Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri)
WEEK:2 … 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th August (Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri)
WEEK:3 … 9th, 10th, 12th, 13th August (Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri)
WEEK:4 … 16th, 17th, 19th, 20th August (Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri)
9.00 a.m. – 11.00 a.m. … Cost: €100
1.00 p.m. – 3.00 p.m. … Cost: €100
11.00 a.m. – 1.00 p.m. & 3.00 p.m. – 5.00 p.m. … Cost: €145
Payments must accompany booking
You can pay online
How to Book and Pay
- Click on the link https://email@example.com
- Complete the payment details requested
- IMPORTANT - In the box for comments please include: Your Childs name, date of the camp and time
Forms are at reception or you can email firstname.lastname@example.org
SUMMER SQUASH ACTIVITY CAMP
We have had an overwhelming response to this camp and all places are full.
It has been great to see everyone getting back in to the gym and starting back in to their routine. We would like to remind all members to please make sure that you;
- Book in for your Gym Slot in Advance
- Sign in at the gym desk on arrival
- Sanitize your hands and all equipment you use before and after use
- Enjoy Yourself!
Need some help with your training?
Over the past 2 weeks we have noticed that not all of our members know that we offer Free Workout Programs here at the gym too. If you want to get in to a new routine or just want to update or modify your current routine, you can book in with any of us for a time that suits you and we will be more than happy to help you out.
If you feel you need a bit more help, we also offer personal training where your trainer will support you through every session, co-ordinate your workouts for you and can give you nutritional advice to maximize your results. You can ask any of our team for the cost of this service.
Enjoy the Weather!
On those sunny days when you want to get both a workout in and enjoy the sunshine, feel free to use the grass area with some of your equipment to get some work done while enjoying the sunny weather.
We are seeking to recruit Volunteers to do the Bar.
The Bar has been run by Volunteers since it opened in 1977 and we now need your assistance to continue with this. We are asking for you to join a nightly team were are hoping we can have enough volunteers that you will only be asked to do 2 hours per month.
This is a great way for you to meet other members and also to be part of a tradition that has served the Club both Socially and Financially for over 40 years. There are a number of Members who are stepping down after a long number of Years (decades) from the Bar Roster and I would like to thank them on your behalf for all the time they gave to the Club.
Please leave your name in the Office if you are interested and we will be in contact.
Resurfacing of tennis courts 7,8,9 commencing on Monday 21 June
We would just like to advise you that resurfacing of tennis courts 7,8,9 will be commencing on Monday 21 June. The project should be completed in a week.
We have blocked the courts 7,8,9 for the whole week, while court 3 is blocked until 6pm each day as it will be used for access.
We will be limited for tennis court availability next week but it will all be worth it once we have three brand new courts ready for play the following week.
Thank you for understanding.
The Sports Shop
Welcome Back Everyone!
It has been great to see everyone returning to the club and seeing so many of you back in our store. We are back up and running as we had been prior to the most recent lockdown and are ready to help you out with all your sports needs.
Our Opening Hours
Monday 2.00 p.m. – 7.00 p.m.
Tuesday 2.00 p.m. – 7.00 p.m.
Wednesday 2.00 p.m. – 7.00 p.m.
Thursday 2.00 p.m. – 7.00 p.m.
Friday 11.00 a.m. – 1.00 p.m. & 2.00 p.m. – 6.00 p.m.
Saturday 11.00 a.m. – 3.00 p.m.
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