Smart Club App
Don’t forget to download our dedicated SmartClubCloud app which gives access to your smart club account, topping up facilities, court booking facilities and staying up to date with news notifications plus loads more.There are posters showing QR codes throughout the clubhouse to bring you to the app download section and then you can login from there. If you’re not sure, please don’t hesitate to ask for help at the office. Please click on the link below to view QR codes.App Notice
National Indoor Championships
Well done to Ailsing O’ Connor, William Kell and Tanya Murtagh who all made semi finals at the National Indoor Championships held in Fitzwilliam at the end of December. Ailsing made the singles and doubles semi finals. William had a great run to the semis coming through unseeded. Tanya with partner Caragh Courtney lost a tight semi final in the ladies doubles.
Good luck to Eoin Quinn, Ciaran McKenna, Gavin Murphy and Emma Hickey who all play in the junior event starting this weekend.
Christmas Breakfast Doubles 28 December
Thanks to Michael Byrne who once again ran a very successful Christmas breakfast doubles
This year we celebrated the 27th year of our post Christmas tennis breakfast event with 84 members taking part. Our tennis players battled blustery conditions on the courts and were joined for breakfast by our senior snooker players who were celebrating Kieran O Mara’s 90th birthday on the morning.
Ladies Wednesday Morning Time Tennis - new January time
Ladies Time Tennis is taking a break for Christmas and will resume on Wednesday 10th January at the new time of 11am - 1pm.
This time change is to accommodate trial access for this official Club Event to indoor courts for a 4 week period after which the trial will be reviewed.
All ladies welcome and we hope to see lots of new faces in January
Fixtures for 2024 winter league are now live. Matches start Jan 21st.
Tickets for the Davis Cup fixture between Ireland & Austria sold out in record time and we hope some of our members were lucky enough to get tickets. If we get news of a further ticket release we will let you know.
Senior Round Robins
New Round Robins starting January 8th. If you are looking to join text Rob by this weekend. We have groups for all levels
Junior Christmas Round Robins
The round robins are posted under the “leagues” tab on sltc.mycourts.co.uk. Players who complete all their matches go into a draw for prizes! Matches to be played by January 8th. Well done to all who have played so far. We will be continuing with round robins for juniors of all levels right through the year.
Tennis Ireland have brought out the 2024 calendar. This is great to have this in advance. You can now filter to the level of event you only wish to see and add it to your calendar on your mobile. Start planning for 2024.
Junior Tennis Coaching Programme
All classes return on January 8th. Days and times remain the same as before Christmas. A new term will start January 29th
If you are interested in booking a private session with any of our coaches you can text them directly to arrange.
If you don't know our coaches you can meet some of them here!
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.
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
THE BUNSEN Old Belvedere Senior HANDICAP 2024
FIRST PSA OF 2024
The Old Belvedere Open started last night and our players are taking part in the PSA CHALLENGE Event.
Sam Buckley bt Zach Caine
Conor Moran bt Ryan Kelly
Michael Creaven bt Peter Birch
Breanne Flynn lost to Neal Murphy
Dean Dromgoole bt Tristan Snodgrass
Dylan Moran bt Vincent Pippett
GOOD LUCK IN NEXT ROIUNDFOLLOW THEIR PROGRESS HERE
LEINSTER SQUASH SENIOR OPEN 2024
13th – 14th January
Closing Date: 5th JanuaryENTER HERE
MUNSTER MASTERS OPEN 2023
12th – 13th January 2024
HIGHFIELD SQUASH CLUB
Closing Date: 5th January 11.45 pm
Munster Squash has secured a rate at The River Lee Hotel, €160 for a Twin/Double room B&B and €150 for a single room B&B . Promo code Munster SquashENTER HERE
SUTTON SENIOR RANKINGS – NEXT RANKING DATE 6thn JANUARY
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.
Ranking 2: Sat 6th Jan
Ranking 3: Sat 16th Mar
SENIOR SQUASH ROUND ROBINS – DECEMBER
The New Round Robins are available now. You have until 5th January to complete matches. Please arrange matches with your opponents.
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
LEINSTER SQUASH JUNIOR CLOSED 2024 – THIS WEEKEND
Drop in to watch our Sutton Juniors play in the Leinster Junior Squash Closed tournament this weekend.DRAWS HERE
NEXT “ONE DAY” JUNIOR SQUASH TOURNAMENT – U/13
U/13 Boys and Girls
Sunday 28th January 2023 – 2.30 start
Sutton Parents will be asked to help out once each season. Please offer
JUNIOR SQUASH COACHING
There are a few spaces left. If you are interested drop in to see me or text 086 8182466 or email@example.com 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.
Our Body Transformation starts this Monday 8th January. To sign up you can email firstname.lastname@example.org
We have plenty of gym classes available on our timetable. To book in you can do so using My Courts.
We have noticed an increased number of members using the gym without shoes on. It is important for your own safety and for hygiene reasons that members keep their shoes on. Thank you for your understanding.