Stansted Tennis Club

March 2016 enewsletter

2016 Membership:
A reminder that you have until 31st March to renew your STC membership and take advantage of the discounted rate.
All payments should be sent to our new Treasurer, Ash Huggonson.

Wimbledon Ballot:
The STC Wimbledon ballot sign up sheet will be appearing on the clubhouse noticeboard in the next few days. Fantastic news that the LTA have allocated the Club 18 pairs of tickets!

Junior supervision:
Parents please be reminded that younger members should be supervised when playing at the courts.

Visitor Fees:
Please observe the rules for bringing visitors to play at the Club. Please use the small brown envelopes to make your payment and then deliver to 105 Cambridge Road.

Senior and Junior Ladders:
Members have until 31st March to sign up for the singles ladders.

Mix “n” Match:
Round 3 matches need to have been played by Sunday 3rd April.

Hospital Cup:
Please sign up on the clubhouse noticeboard if you would like to enter this year’s event.

Annual General Meeting:
This took place on Sunday 21st February in the Clubhouse. 15 members attended and the new committee was elected.

King’s Arms Quiz:
This month’s quiz will take place on Tuesday 29th March at 8pm.
Please let me know if you would like to be part of the team.

Mix “n” Match Tournament:
Please note that the play by date for the third round is Sunday 3rd April.

Next Committee Meeting:
This will take place at Fiona Pye’s house on Friday 29th April at 7pm. If any member has anything they would like discussed, please either contact a committee member, or use the suggestion box in the clubhouse.

Ladies’ Night:
The next Ladies’ Night will be on Monday 11th April starting at 7pm.
All ladies welcome!

Boyd Tournament:
On Friday 18th March, 10 ladies and 6 men competed for the Boyd Trophy.
The final was won by Jon Budd and Clive Carroll, who beat Rick Lim and Tudor Owen 6-3. A bring and share buffet lunch was enjoyed by the players afterwards.

Junior coaching:
There are a few vacancies on Monday and Tuesday afternoons for Years 3 to 6. I have also started a waiting list for Year 2 pupils with the hope of starting a new group this year.
Please contact me if you are interested in any of the above.

Essex Small Clubs Results:

Mixed Premier
Stansted 12 Sawbridgeworth 4

Ladies’ Premier
Henham 5 Stansted 11
Standon & P 2 Stansted 14
Pleshey 6 Stansted 10
Stansted 10 Henham 6

Mixed 2
Stansted 12 Castle Hill 4
Harlow 13 Stansted 3

Men’s 3
Stansted 10 Stebbing 6
Thaxted 4 Stansted 12
Roydon 16 Stansted 0

Best wishes!