It's back! Competitive DnA returns Sunday, 20 August, 3–5pm. Contact David to enter on 021476606.
Thanks to those of you who have registered for summer interclub. Teams are being finalized now and you will be contacted shortly to confirm the teams and comps you want to play. We need to get the lists into TennisAuckland as soon as possible so please don't delay in responding when you are contacted. Any questions, email Simon tennisVP@hernebayrackets.co.nz to get more info.
Can your child serve and rally? Weekly coach-led game-play junior club nights are running for the Term 3 pre-season on Fridays from 4.30-6.30pm. Get your child along for a some great competitive tennis! To secure a place text or email David Mustard on 021476606 or firstname.lastname@example.org, making sure you specify your child's name, age, and ability. All welcome, no charge for members and if your child has a non-member friend who wants to come along and check it out, they're welcome too, just notify David in advance. Confirmation of session go-ahead will be texted to you Thursday prior. The club cafe will be open from 6pm with a selection of items for kids and parents, so come along and make the most of it.
Winter interclub is getting down to the final rounds and two of our senior teams are sitting second in their comps. The Thuursday forecast looks a little better this week, so, weather permitting, interclub team training will run from 6-7pm on courts 1 & 2, and the senior club night board will then start from 7pm. Feel free to come along and start hitting on 3 & 4 from 6.30 as usual.
The annual Howard Smith Memorial Doubles Tournament is a men's and women's doubles event, with divisions split between D2–D5 and D6–D8, and open to Counties, Bay of Plenty, Waikato, Auckland, and North Harbour tennis associations. Held a week before most of the TennisAuckland interclub competitions start, it's a good chance to get some match practice on your doubles combinations.
The tournament runs 9.30am–4pm, Saturday, 2 September at the Counties Tennis Centre, West St, Pukekohe. Entry fee is $35 per player and includes lunch. Contact Steven Brindle at email@example.com or enter online at http://www.pukekohetennis.co.nz. Entries close 30 August.
The lounge and table tennis area has been booked for a private function this Saturday evening. Squash and tennis courts and the bar remain open for members, but please be aware of the private booking having priority access to the lounge area around the table tennis table for the evening.
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