Mackintosh LTC – Road to Wimbledon Competition 2016

This years Road to Wimbledon competition will take place from Saturday 30th April – Monday 2nd May. This event is a must for all Junior players aged 14 and under on 31st August 2016. This year we will be running a Boys event and for the first time ever a Girls event. Entry costs £5 per player – with all players guaranteed at least 2 matches. Players will play against other Mackintosh players in a friendly, relaxed enviornament. The winners and runners-up from the Mackintosh event will get the opportunity to play in the South Wales County Finals, with the winners from the County Finals getting the opportunity to go to play at Wimbledon.

If you would like to enter, please download and print the entry form below & return with payment to Rhys Morgan (Head Coach)

Mackintosh LTC – Road to Wimbledon Entry Form 2016

Mackintosh LTC – Mixed Singles Handicap Competition 2016 – Results

Handicap Final 2016

Saturday was a great day at the club with the Tennis Mixed Singles Handicap finals taking place.

Firstly,  Head Coach Rhys Morgan was against Coach Billy Barclay in the Main Draw final. The handicap system meant Rhys had to give Billy an 8 point head start in each set. Both players played some excellent tennis in the match with Rhys eventually coming out on top in 3 sets 21-12 9-21 21-11.

The second match was the Consolation Draw final which was contested between Aaron Trott and Oskar Gregory. Both players had excellent wins in their respective semi-finals to reach this stage of the competition. Oskar proved to be too strong for Aaron in the final winning in straight sets 21-8 21-13. This was a great achievement for Oskar – who was the youngest player in the draw.

A big shout out to Chair Umpire Tom Griffiths who did an excellent job umpiring the matches. Also a huge thanks to all of the spectators who came along to watch the matches.

Please click on the links below for the results from this years competition:

Mackintosh LTC – Mixed Singles Handicap Tournament 2016 – Draw

Mackintosh LTC – Mixed Singles Handicap Tournament 2016 – Consolation Draw

Mackintosh LTC – Mixed Singles Handicap Tournament 2016

The 2016 Mixed Singles Handicap Tournament is a fun competition for everyone, giving the less experienced players an equal chance of winning as the stronger players at the club.

This years competition is now in full flow, with a number of closely contested matches already completed. Keep up to date with the draw and results by clicking the link below:

Mackintosh LTC – Mixed Singles Handicap Tournament 2016 – Draw

Mackintosh LTC – Mixed Singles Handicap Tournament 2016 – Consolation Draw

Mackintosh LTC – Easter Holiday Activities

We have a busy schedule of fun & exciting activities planned at Mackintosh Tennis Club this Easter.

Children’s Easter Egg Hunt – Saturday 26th March 3-4pm 

The Easter Bunny will be making its annual trip to the club and needs lots of children to help search for all of the Easter eggs it’s dropped around the tennis courts and other parts of the club. Suitable for all children aged 8 and under (younger brothers and sisters welcome too). Cost: £5 per child. Each child will get an Easter Egg to take home afterwards. Please contact Emma at emmamcclory@yahoo.co.uk or 07970 820307 if you would like to come along.

Easter Holiday Tennis Camps

Our ever popular Easter Holiday Tennis Camps will be running for 2 weeks during the school holidays. The Camps will run on the following dates:

Week 1 – Tuesday 29th March-Friday 1st April

Week 2 – Monday 4th April-Friday 8th April

Mini Red (ages 4-8 years) – 10-11am

Week 1 – £20 members/£25 non-members (4 days)

Week 2 – £25 members/£30 non-members (5 days)

Per Day – £5 members/£7 non-members

All Day (ages 8+) – 11am-4pm

Week 1 – £60 members/£75 non-members (4 days)

Week 2 – £70 members/£90 non-members (5 days)

Per Day – £18 members/£23 non-members

Wrap around care also available at an additional cost from 8:30am-6pm for children attending the All Day Tennis Camp. Wrap around care will include fun, games, arts, crafts and snacks – supervised by a qualified Primary School teacher

Please note – places are limited and will be on a first come first serve basis. If you would like to book a place – please download one of the forms below and return along with payment to Rhys Morgan (Head Coach).

Mackintosh LTC – Easter Holiday Tennis Camps 2016 – Mini Red

Mackintosh LTC – Easter Holiday Tennis Camps 2016 – All day

Family Open Day – Saturday 2nd April

This will be a fun day out for all of the family. The day will include loads of FREE taster sessions, lots of fun, games, competitions and challenges for every member of the family. We are also hoping to get the BBQ out for the first of many times this year. Please keep an eye out for further details

Mackintosh Bowls Club 2016

Mackintosh Bowls Club are celebrating their 125th Anniversary this year. The Bowls Club are holding an Open Day on Saturday 16th April with new players welcome to come along for the day.

For more information, please contact Cynthia Pulsford on 02920 383182

Mackintosh Bowls Club 2016

Mackintosh LTC – Wimbledon Ticket Ballot 2016

Calling all members,

Would you be interested in going to watch the tennis at Wimbledon this year? Having been on a number of occasions myself, I can thoroughly recommend the experience to anyone who has never been before.

This is an urgent request for all members who haven’t already done so to Opt-In for the Wimbledon Ticket Ballot 2016. The deadline for opting-in is Friday 19th February.

Last year we had an excellent allocation of 16 pairs of tickets distributed amongst our members for the Championships. At present, we will be allocated significantly fewer pairs of tickets than last year due to the low number of members who have opted-in. Even if you are not interested in going to Wimbledon this year, we would be extremely grateful if you could opt-in – this will help gain a bigger allocation of tickets for the club and in turn improve the chances of others gaining tickets.

For more information on opting-in, please follow the link below:

Wimbledon Ticket Ballot 2016 – Opt-In

Mackintosh LTC – Important Dates 2016

Please see below important dates to put in your diary for 2016

Monday 22nd February – Mixed Singles Handicap Tournament starts

Saturday 19th March – Mixed Singles Handicap Tournament Final

Saturday 26th March – Children’s Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday 2nd April – Tennis Club Open Day

Monday 6th June – Junior & Adults Tennis Club Championships starts

Saturday 6th August – Junior & Adults Tennis Club Championships Finals Day

Saturday 24th September – Tennis Club Presentation Evening

Saturday 29th October – Children’s & Adults Halloween Party

Saturday 17th December – Children’s & Adults Christmas Party

 

2016 Tennis Camps Dates

February Half Term

Monday 15th – Friday 19th February

Easter Holidays

Week 1 – Tuesday 29th March – Friday 1st April

Week 2 – Monday 4th – Friday 8th April

May Half Term

Tuesday 31st May – Friday 3rd June

Summer Holidays

Week 1 – Monday 25th – Friday 29th July

Week 2 – Monday 1st – Friday 5th August

Week 3 – Monday 8th – Friday 12th August

Week 4 – Monday 22nd – Friday 26th August

 

Please keep an eye out for other events that will be running throughout the year

 

 

Mackintosh LTC – Junior Club Championships 2015

From Monday 17th August to Friday 21st August we held our annual Junior Club Championships. Despite a number of players being away on holidays for the Championships there were some excellent matches. Unfortunately some poor weather meant we had to cancel the 16&U Girls Singles, however we are planning to run this event in the next few weeks.

The winners and runners-up from the Junior Championships were as follows:

8&U Singles (Mini Red):

Winner – Rocco Lenney   Runner-up – Ben Aseeley

9&U Singles (Mini Orange):

Winner – Rocco Lenney   Runner-up – Beatrice Ryland

10&U Singles (Mini Green):

Winner – Lauren Young   Runner-up – Luc Evans

12&U Boys Singles:

Winner – Seth Ryland   Runner-up – Dan Kim

14&U Boys Singles:

Winner – Ben Voss   Runner-up – Simeon Goringe

18&U Boys Singles:

Winner – Ieuan Burridge-Bryant   Runner-up – Ben Voss

For a full list of all the draws and results please follow the link below: http://lta.tournamentsoftware.com/sport/tournament.aspx?id=4B6D6EAE-A0DC-4856-B1CC-913524692F32

A huge well done to all of the players who entered – it was great to see such fantastic behaviour and sportsmanship on show. We hope you all had an enjoyable experience and are looking forward to playing in your next competition.

 

Mackintosh LTC – Club Championships 2015 Draw

Please see below draws for our 2015 Club Championships. Contact details and match deadlines will be sent out to players over the next few days.

Mackintosh LTC – Club Championships 2015 – Mens Singles

Mackintosh LTC – Club Championships 2015 – Ladies Singles

Mackintosh LTC – Club Championships 2015 – Mens Doubles

Mackintosh LTC – Club Championships 2015 – Ladies Doubles

Mackintosh LTC – Club Championships 2015 – Mixed Doubles

Mackintosh LTC – Club Championships 2015 – Mens Singles Plate

Mackintosh LTC – Club Championships 2015 – Ladies Singles Plate

Summer Holiday Tennis Camps 2015

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We are pleased to confirm that we will be running 4 weeks of tennis camps during the Summer Holidays. Our tennis camps have become extremely popular over the last few years and are an excellent way for the children to spend time during their school holidays keeping fit, making new friends and improving their tennis. With the demand usually very high and limited places available it is advised to book your child’s place as early as possible to avoid any disappointment.

The tennis camps will run on the following dates:

Week 1 – Monday 20th – Friday 24th July

Week 2 – Monday 27th – Friday 31st July

Week 3 – Monday 3rd – Friday 7th August

Week 4 – Monday 10th – Friday 14th August

The tennis camps are divided into two different sessions:

10-11am Mini Red (4-8 years)

11am-4pm All Day (8 years +)

All players will be grouped with players of a similar age and standard.

Please print off and fill out one of the attached application forms and hand along with payment to to Rhys Morgan at Mackintosh LTC.

Mackintosh LTC – Summer Holiday Tennis Camps 2015 – Mini Red (4-8 years)

Mackintosh LTC – Summer Holiday Tennis Camps 2015 – All day (8 years +)

Wrap around care is also available for children attending the All Day camp from 8am until 6pm for parents with work commitments. Please see the form below for further details

Mackintosh LTC – Summer Holiday Tennis Camps 2015 – Wrap Around Care

 

Please contact Rhys Morgan (Head Coach) for more information.