Try out the new SLTC Club App – download the Smart Club Cloud app on android or apple and start to familiarise yourself with the contents.Court & class bookings are still via the MyCourts system as normal. Watch this space as we move forward with more & more digital updates for the Club.
The ‘Paddy Casey’ music evening on 24th November has completely SOLD OUT with growing demand for tickets, well done to those that got in early and please add your name to the waiting list if you wish to come along, you never know what may happen!
Christmas Dinner Dance
The Christmas Dinner Dance is also selling fast, with the last 10 tickets remaining – so get in before it’s too late – as the ad says, ‘When they’re gone, they’re gone’! (Ps. This can be booked via the new SmartClub Cloud app above)
Ladies 1st team reach Class 1 Finals of Senior League
Following their great win over Carrickmines 1 last Sunday our Ladies O.35 Class 1 team will play Mount Pleasant 1 in the DLTC Senior League finals in Clontarf LTC at 12 noon next Sunday 22nd October.
Please go along to Clontarf and support our team in their matches. Best of luck to team Captain Susan Hunter and her team Carmel O Hare & Una McEntee, Jennifer Kell & Heidi Higgins, Susan Hunter & Chanelle Dunne
Valuable points gained by all teams last week with wins recorded for the Men's 1sts, Ladies 2nds and Ladies 3rd team who are topping their group in Class 4
Court Requirements for next week for Floodlit League
Monday 23 October No home matches
Tuesday 24 October 6 Courts at 7.30pm
DLTC Junior League
Good luck to our Boys U14 league Team who will compete in their play off match on Sunday vs Newtown Park
Our stars and stripes teams are both involved in Semi finals this Saturday. The matches take place in Sutton this Saturday
Autumn Junior Team Tennis
We are running our team tennis event for all juniors under 8 up to under 18 on Thursday Nov 2nd and Friday Nov 3rd. All juniors of all levels can play and loads of tennis guaranteed!
Christmas Dinner Dance Friday 8th December
ONLY 11 TICKETS LEFT - DONT MISS OUT - BUY TICKETS TODAY
Celebrity Chef, Johnnie Cooke brings his culinary skills to SLTC:
Friday, 8 December from 8pm
Live Crooner plus a DJ
Tickets on sale now on SmartClubCloud, https://www.smartclubcloud.com/
Tables of up to 10 people can be accommodated
CHRISTMAS DINNER MENU
Barn Raised Roast Turkey & Honey & Clove Baked Irish Ham
Sage-onion Stuffing, Glazed Carrots, Red Cabbage, Celeriac, Fondant Potato. Turkey Gravy, Port Wine Cranberry Sauce.
Cooke’s Christmas Pudding and brandy cream
Senior Round Robins
New Round Robins are now up online. Matches to be played by December 3rd
Junior Tennis Coaching Programme
Our November term classes will be available on smartclubcloud by next week. The term starts the week of Nov 6th. It will be a 9 week term
Week of, Nov 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th, Dec 4th, 11th, Jan 8th, 15th, 22nd
No coaching weeks of Dec 18th, 25th and Jan 1st
Please check www.smrtclubcloud.com to see the classes that still have spaces available. A new term will start the week of Nov 6th.
If you are interested in booking a private session with any of our coaches you can text them directly to arrange.
Carlos Herrero - 087 317 9653
Victoria Gaidau - 085 163 2069
Tanya Murtagh - 087 126 7250
Brendan Mulligan - Level 2 - 087 655 8520
Ali O'Dea - 086 663 9600
Lara Collier - 086 199 8436
Courts & equipment on court
Please see the hooks now provided for our clay court drag mats. Please leave them on the hooks after use to protect the bristles.
If any member notices any issues with the courts i.e. broken net bands etc please report the fault to the office and it will be repaired.
Ladies Wednesday Morning Time Tennis
Ladies Time Tennis will be taking a break for August and will resume in September.
Sincere thanks to Carmel Gillespie for running this club activity each week.
Share your Tennis achievements
If you are competing in ranking National events and tournaments or are selected for interprovincial or national representation please let us know and we will share your achievements with your fellow members. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
SQUASH OLYMPIC 2028 BID
WORLD SQUASH have confirmed that the IOC have selected Squash for inclusion into the 2028 LA Olympic Games. What a great day for Squash.
IRISH SQUASH MASTERS
9 of Sutton’s Senior Players will take part in the Irish Squash Masters Open this weekend. With players from all over the world this promises to be a fantastic event. All supporters are welcome to drop into Fitzwilliam to cheer our guys on.
Good Luck to:
Orla Diamantino (Womens Over 50)
Aoileann Ní Chomhraí (Womens Over 40)
Sean Balfe (Mens Over/60)
Martin Maher (Mens Over/70)
Damien Middleton (Mens Over/35)
Pieter Bekker (Mens Over/35)
Gary Murphy (Mens Over/45)
Ronan Peyton (Mens Over/45)
Paul Yeomans (Mens Over/45)
LEINSTER MASTERS OPEN 2023 – IRISH TOUR EVENT
Fitzwilliam LTC & Leinster Cricket Club
10th - 11th November
CLOSING DATE: 3rd NovemberENTER HERE
NEXT SQUASH SOCIAL CLUB NIGHT
Friday 10th November followed by drinks in the bar.
MORE CLUB NIGHT DATES FOR YOUR DIARY
LEINSTER SQUASH LEAGUE – UPDATE
The Men's League Fixtures are now available on SportyHQ. Sutton have entered a Men's and Ladies Premier, Ladies Division 1, Men's Division 2 and Men's Division 6.
Matches started with one win so far and we will let you know day and time as they go. We invite all members to come along and support our teams on their return to League Squash.LEAGUE FIXTURES HERE
SUTTON SENIOR RANKINGS
The Sutton Senior Squash Rankings are now available on the Squash Notice Boards and Challenge sheets are now open. Please familiarise yourselves with the rules and Challenge away.
They will be updated in accordance with the Leinster Squash Ranking Dates.
LEARNING THE RULES OF SQUASH AND REFEREEING
Irish Squash and World Squash would like to encourage every player to learn the Rules of Squash and learn how to referee a match. Check out link below to see Videos, Quizzes and lots more.
New Irish Squash Policy on playing squash and understanding the rules:
To enhance player safety and enjoyment it is Irish Squash policy to recommend to all squash players that they have a sufficient level of understanding of the Rules of Squash that they would achieve a WSO Level 0 qualification. For those who play competitively it is recommended that they achieve a Level 1 WSO qualification.CHECK IT OUT HERE
SQUASH BALL MACHINE
Have you tried the Squash Ball Machine? It is a great way to practice your shots and improve your game. Talk to Eoin Ryan for details on how to register.
SATURDAY SOCIAL SQUASH
Open to all members, drop down from 3 p.m. – 5 p.m. to hit with others every Saturday. Meet new people to play Squash.
IRISH SQUASH SOCIAL MEDIA LINKS
Make sure to follow them across social media
Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/irishsquash/
Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/irishsquashcom
Twitter - https://twitter.com/IrishSquash
TikTok - https://www.tiktok.com/@irishsquash
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
Irish Squash: https://www.irishsquash.com
EAST OF IRELAND JUNIOR SQUASH OPEN 2023 – THIS WEEKEND
GOOD LUCK to all juniors taking part.
20th, 21st, 22nd October
Events: Boys & Girls U/11 – U/19DRAWS HERE
3 TITLES IN ULSTER
7 Sutton Juniors reached the finals of the Ulster Junior Open Irish Squash Tour Event last weekend in Belfast.
3 of our Juniors took the titles of their sections.
Congratulations to Advik Ajay who won the Boys U/15 event beating the Irish Squash No:1 Adam Power 19/17 in the fifth game. What a result! Well done Advik.
Conal Jackson won the Boys U/17 beating fellow Sutton player Tyler Dromgoole (seeded No:7) who fought his way to the final with wins over the No:2 Seed Frank O’Flynn and No:3 seed Ismail Wahed.
Well Done Conal, first 2 Irish Tour Events secured.
Rebecca Jackson played Sutton’s Lucy Walsh and once again was brought to the brink in a very tight Humbinger Final. Well Done Rebecca.
Zoe Yeomans finished in second place to Shriya Drawid in a 5 setter U/17 Girls final.
Ruth Wallace No:6 seed came second to Rebecca Day No:1 seed in the Girls U/13 Final. Lots of potential there. Keep up the good work Ruth.
Ella Walsh finished in 2nd place in the Girls U/19.
Tyler Dromgoole was runner-up in Boys U/17.
Harry Yeomans, Christian Dromgoole, Tristan Snodgrass, Olivia Ryan & Zoë Sheridan all came 3rdFULL RESULTS HERE
IRISH SQUASH JUNIOR OPEN 2023
See below details about the Irish Junior Open.
This is a great event held in Sutton LTC with a small number of matches in Alsaa. Players from all over the world enter this tournament and you can enjoy some great squash at all levels from U/13 to U/19 Boys and Girls.
If you are interested in playing but not sure if it is suitable please don't hesitate to contact me.
The IACT IIRISH SQUASH JUNIOR OPEN 2023 is on from November 17th - 19th in Sutton LTC and Aer Lingus SC. This is an ESF Grand Prix tournament and a major event on the European Junior tour. Last year we had a super event with players from nearly 20 countries participating.
We look forward to another great event this year.
You need to do 2 things to enter.
 - ENTER HERE
 - PAY HERE
CLOSING DATE: The online entry closes on 03 November 2023 at 23:59 (GMT).
Make sure to enter today, don't leave it till the last minute. As this is a European Event late entries cannot be accepted.
MUNSTER JUNIOR OPEN 2023
11th – 12th November
Highfield Squash Club & Sundays Well Squash Club, Cork
CLOSING DATE: 4th NovemberENTER HERE
NEXT “ONE DAY” JUNIOR SQUASH TOURNAMENT – U/11
U/11 Boys and Girls
Sunday 5th November 2023 – 2.30 start
Sutton Parents will be asked to help out once each season. Please offer
SUTTON JUNIOR ROUND ROBINS
The Junior Round Robins are now posted on the booking system and all juniors should have received an email with their Round Robin. Please fill in scores where possible or email us at email@example.com. They have until 31st Oct to complete matches before the November Round Robins go up.
IRISH SQUASH CALENDAR
Prepare for your tournaments. Irish Squash have published the calendar and is available at link below.CLICK HERE
SUPERVISED FUN BOYS & GIRLS SUNDAY MATCH PLAY
Suitable for Non-Tournament Juniors from 8 – 13 years. Come along and practice your squash in a fun manner without competition. Meet other players of you standard. Get a feel for Squash play going forward.
SIGN-UP on SportyHQ
JUNIOR SQUASH COACHING
There are a few spaces left. If you are interested drop in to see me or text 086 8182466 or firstname.lastname@example.org ONLY
Yours in Sport
Fees are payable when booking the classes. Please pay when booking.
Classes are graded and they are on
Monday - Friday … 3 p.m. - 4 p.m.
4 p.m. - 5 p.m.
5 p.m. - 6 p.m.
After another successful body transformation block which comes to an end next week. We will be running our final block of the year starting on Monday 6th November for 6 weeks!
Sessions will be on Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays @7am & @11am.
To sign up please email email@example.com confirming your interest.
Gym Spot Checks For Access Cards & Non- Members
All members of SLTC should have swipe cards and we will be doing spot checks at the gym reception to ensure all gym users are bringing their card with them.
There will be spot checks in the gym to ensure there is no unauthorised non members in the gym so please respect the club rules when it comes to non members in the gym. No members should bring in a non member to the gym without authorisation from either the gym manager or the club manager.
If you need a replacement card please contact Andrea in the club office
10:00-13:00 & 14:00-18:00 Mon-Fri
Thank you in advance for your understanding and co-operation.
Entry forms for the 2023 Snooker Handicaps are now available in the club.
Pat McNamara Handicap Singles & Gary Morrissey Handicap Doubles
(Draw for partners)
Entry forms can be obtained at reception, in the bar or in the snooker room.
Payment of €5 for each event entered must be submitted with the entry form.
Closing date for entries is the 30th of October 2023.