A few of our high-performers have been acquitting themselves with distinction at the current Masters Games tennis event being held over at Albany Tennis Park.
Congratulations and well done to:
Brock Mustard Winner & Gold Medalist Mens 30+ Singles & Bronze Medalist Mens 30+ Doubles (Nick Wile)
Kaipara Solomon: finalist today in Mixed 50+ Doubles. We wish him and partner Jane all the best.
Good Luck to our other competitiors who start their respective competitions today: John Hetet, John Isbey & Nicole Campbell.
Conrad Jones, Paul Raynes, Nick Shera & Mark Smith (Top Seeds) begin their teams event on Friday at North Shore Squash centre. Good luck.
Join us at the Herne Bay Ponsonby Rackets Club on Thursday 27th April from 5-7pm for an Exhibition event with Kashif Shuja, 5 times NZ National Champion, Highest World Ranking of 36, 10 PSA World Tour titles.
Everyone welcome, no cost to attend.
A much needed "Working Bee" has been scheduled for Sunday 7th May between 9am and 3pm.
With the Cousins Shield & Mitchell Cup being played 2nd - 4th June, we want to show off our club at its best!
We've had amazing assistance previously and hope that you can again help in this team effort. If you are able to help on the day please register with Jacqui firstname.lastname@example.org with the times you are available.
We have a long list of things to get through and it would help to know how many people can please assit us, there are jobs for everyone.
The Herne Bay Ponsonby Rackets Club is a registered Charity, if you are not able to attend the working bee perhaps you might consider a cash donation. This is tax deductable and a receipt will be issued.
Or do you have excess cleaning supplies we may be able to utilise?
Thank you. We appreciate your ongoing support.
Winter Interclub teams entered; draws out soon for May 7 & 14 start
Our winter interclub team lists for the Sunday morning off-season comps have been submitted and draws will be circulated soon, with round one games getting underway from Sunday May 7 and 14. If you didn't put your name forward and are interested in playing you can still get onto the reserve lists, with the chance for some game time: just email your details to Simon, tennisVP@hernebayrackets.co.nz.
Club Champs wrap-up and prize-giving
Yes, it's taken a while to get there, but club night Thursday, May 4, has been earmarked as an opportunity to recognize and reward this year's Club Champs winners. More info next week, but pencil it on your calendar for now.
Senior Winter Squash Interclub starts the week beginning 1st May 2017.
Junior Club Night
Please note there is no Junior Squash Club Night Friday 28th April due to the School Hoidays. Junior Club night resumes on Friday 5th May 4-6pm. All juniors welcome, including any friends that would like to give squash a go.
Herne Bay will have two Junior Jets teams this term. The first game is Sunday 7th May 9am. If you are interested in being a reserve please contact email@example.com . (Open to all J Grade players under 500 points).
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