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    Dedham Tennis – Wednesday Junior Coaching Starts this Week, Parent Captains

    All,

    a number of junior focused updates this week

    • Congrats to Toby & Team for running a great series of easter camps, the highlight being last Tuesday with 26 kids enjoying a great days tennis at Dedham
    • Weekly Junior Tennis Sessionsplease drop Toby a line to sign up or call 07535638499
      • Wednesday afternoon junior tennis starts from this week
        • 5-8 year olds from 3:30 to 4:30
        • 8-10 year olds from 4:30 to 5:30
        • 11-18 year olds from 4:30 to 5:30
      • Saturday morning junior coaching continues as usual
        • 5-8 year olds from 9:15 to 10:00
        • 8-10 year olds from 10:00 to 11:00
        • 11-18 year olds from 11:00 to 12:30
    • Junior Membership & Parent / Carer Membership
      • A reminder, junior membership (see benefits here) is only £20
      • A reminder, parent / carer membership (see benefits here) is only £20
      • Drop Caroline a note with any membership queries or sign up online here
      • NOTE: for anyone who attended Easter Camps the club are willing to set “non-member” fee against any Junior Membership take out by the end of April
    • Junior Team Tennis
      • Starts from next week – please drop Toby a line if you are interested in playing
      • Parent Volunteers: each team needs a little organisational support – we need parents to help support teams, if you can spare a little bit of time over the next 2 months it would be greatly appreciate. Again, please drop Toby a line.

    regards

    Dedham Tennis Club

     


    Dedham Tennis – CDTL & FL Entry Forms, Wimbledon Draw Results

    All,

    a number of updates this week 

    • Colchester Friendly League: is a fantastic tournament for players not playing in the top 2 divisions of the Colchester & district tournament. The finals this year will be held at Dedham in early September, their are events for juniors, adults & vets (singles & double). Entry is due by 31 May – the entry form can be found here
    • Colchester & District: is the premier local individual tennis tournament. Dedham has had great success in these individual tournaments over the years. The finals will be held at Frinton Tennis Club in early September, their are events for juniors, adults & vets (singles & double). Entry is due by 2 May – see entry form here
    • Wimbledon Ticket Draw: was completed at club session on the 2nd of April. The results are below
    • Ladies Team Tennis: if you are interested in playing ladies team tennis in 2017 and have yet to declare, please drop Debbie a line – all welcome
    • Junior Easter Camps have been a huge success – stiull a couple of days to run, drop toby@dedhamtennis.org.uk a line if interested in participating for the last couple of days

    regards

    Dedham Tennis Club Committee

     

     

    1. James Prior
    2. Andrew Prestney
    3. Elise Ando
    4. Dana Bennett-Smith
    5. Michael Sherring
    6. Sara Alldread
    7. Caroline Weston
    8. Freddy Clarke
    9. Angus Campbell
    10. Sean Steyn

    Reserve List

    1. Clive Brooks
    2. Hayley Everett
    3. Hannah Vickers

     


    Dedham Tennis – Wimbledon Ballot this Sunday,

    Hi All,

    updates this week

    • Wimbledon Ticket Ballot will be held at Club Session on Sunday the 2nd (10 pairs of tickets available – 4 center court, 4 no 1 court & 2 no 2 court). A reminder, to be in the ballot you need to be an active member at Dedham + have opted in on the LTA site back in February as per previous mails. Note: currently 20 individuals have opted in under Dedham Tennis Club on the LTA site but are not active members of the club and will not be included in the draw unless they have renewed by end of day Saturday the 1st April – renew online here
    • Henry Green American Tournament has been rescheduled to Sunday May 7th 2pm start – please drop Hilary a line to sign up, always a great & fund tournament
    • Easter Camps & Facebook: a reminder easter junior camps start on Monday the 3rd and run throughout Easter. If you Like, Share, Comment on Facebook post you can be in with a chance to win 2 free places (draw will take place on 1st of April at Junior Coaching). 
    • Coaching: the coaching team at Dedham has gone from strength to strength this year with Toby & Team leading the Junior Program, Paul Newman continues to lead Adult Group & Individual Adult Coaching, while Duncan Hewitt continues to progress his coaching qualifications and is available to coach. Matt Watson has chosen to move on from the club, but remains in the locality and is available for coaching also.
    • Thanks to all who helped out at last weeks working party – Simon, Sachio, Mike, Adrian, Hilary, Christine, Robert, Dan, Angela

    regards

    Dedham Tennis Club

     


    Dedham Tennis – Wimbledon Tickets, Sunday Club Sessions, Team Sessions, Working Party

    Hi All,

    some club updates this week

    • Wimbledon Tickets – the club received a record allocation of 10 pairs of tickets this year, thanks to all who registered via LTA site. The draw will be held at an upcoming Sunday club session, more details to follow
    • Clock Change: happens this Saturday the 25th Mar, club sessions on Sundays will move to 3pm in the afternoons from March 26th, For those new to the club, this is a real focal point of the club scocially – with an organiser, afternoon tea and some great tennis.
    • Working Party: will happen from 2pm Sunday 26th Mar, please come along and help ready the club for the new season. Thanks to Simon for orchestrating 
    • Team Practises: happen this Saturday the 25th March. Sessions are 2pm for Ladies & 3:30pm for Men. Sessions will be coach lead. All members encouraged to come along and join in. Annual reminder – to be eligible for team play, members are required to support club sessions by attending 2 sessions a month (Tue, Wed or Sundays – please contact Christine as external playing officer if meeting this commitment is going to be problematic for you)
    • Junior Easter Camps: have seen lots of juniors sign up. Details on the website here, drop Toby a line to sign up. To be in with a great chance of getting 2 free places at easter camps just like, share or comment here.
    • Junior Membership: a brief reminder that junior membership costs only £20 a year at Dedham, juniors get a free Dedham top, access to the courts, access to teams & internal competitions, reduced term camp costs and lots more…..renew / join here 

    regards

    Dedham Tennis Club Committee

     

     


    Dedham Tennis – WIN FREE Coaching, Team Practise, Henry Green, Working Party

    Hi All,

    a number of updates this week

    • WIN £50 worth of easter junior camp coaching by Liking, Commenting or Sharing our Facebook Post
    • A reminder – adult team practises are this Saturday the 25th March
      • 2pm start for Ladies Teams
      • 3:30pm start for Mens Teams 
      • all club members interested in team play are encouraged to join, sessions will be coach led
    • A reminder – Henry Green Tournament is schedule for April 8th. All are encouraged to participate, email Hilary to sign up
    • Sunday Afternoon Club Session & Working Party: a reminder Sunday afternoon (3pm) club sessions start this Sunday. A short working party will be held before the session – please attend the courts for 2pm to help get the courts ready for the new season.

    kind regards

    Dedham Tennis Club Committee

     



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