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Junior Hoodies

For any members wishing to purchase a junior hoody, an order will be placed by the 21st of November. Further details are available on the order form which can be downloaded here. Pictures of the hoody can be seen on this advert. Thanks


Club Championships 2015 Results

Finals Day 2015 was a huge success, with excellent tennis and lovely sunshine. Here are the winners (apologies for any typing errors) but a big "thank you" also to all who took part, helped out or supported the event by watching the matches.

Event Champion(s)
Ladies' Singles Alison Savage
Men's Singles Mike Wells
Ladies' Doubles Charlotte Connolly & Alison Savage
Men's Doubles Finlay Glidden & Mike Wells
Mixed Doubles David Simpson & Fiona Maclean
Random Mixed Doubles Mandy Muir & Josef Boni
Men's Plate Robbie Mayhew
Ladies' Plate Kate Alexander
Boys' Singles U18 Finlay Glidden
Girls' Singles U16 Ellen McWhirter
Boys Singles U14 Robbie Mayhew
Girls Singles U14 Iona Ralph
Boys Singles U12 Fergus Ralph
Girls Singles U12 Georgia Ledingham
U10 Singles Mark Rutherford
U9 Singles Leo Munro
U8 Singles Amber Ralph



Finals Day Celebration - Saturday September 5th 2015

Help us celebrate not only achievement in the Club Tournament, but also the performance of teams throughout the season and the success of the club as a whole.

Come along and support our junior and senior finalists, commiserate with those who didn’t make it to the finals, and meet other club members, families and friends.

Drinks and nibbles will be provided throughout the day, with barbecues at lunch time and mid afternoon. Please bring a dish to share and come and enjoy yourself!

Good weather is not guaranteed but, with your help, a great day can be had by all.

Provisional order of play can be found here


Club Championships 2015 Adult Draws

The draws have now been made for this year's club tournament and are available below as well as on the noticeboard in the clubhouse, along with general rules, and court usage rules. For reasons of confidentiality the contact numbers will not be available online but can be found in the clubhouse.

Please try to get started as soon as possible to avoid a build-up at the end, and we hope you will all enjoy your matches.

Ladies Doubles
Ladies Singles
Mens Doubles
Mens Singles Preliminary
Mens Singles Round 2 To Final
Mixed Doubles
Parent & Child
Random Doubles

Tournament Advice and Rules


Players

Players

 Mini-Red Tournament

 The latest mini-red tournament took place on Saturday 13th June 2015. Congratulations go  to winner Amber Ralph and runner-up Murray Lamb.

 


Club Championships 2015

Sign-up sheets will be available in the clubhouse from Friday, 15th May onwards. Entry is free, and the closing date for entries is 3.00pm on Saturday 11th July. The draw will be available on the clubhouse notice board and on the website as soon as possible after that date.

Furthers details and competition categories can be read on this document.


Club Open Day - Sunday May 10th 2015

Mortonhall Tennis Club is hosting its annual open day from 1-4pm on Sunday 10th May and we look forward to welcoming new and existing members to come along and join in.

The activities will start at 1pm with lots to do for children and adults including any friends or other family members you might want to bring along – they don’t have to be members.

There will be tennis and games for the U10’s, tennis for the over 10’s, cardio and social play for the adults along with a BBQ, raffle and an opportunity to catch up with tennis friends old and new.

Here’s hoping that the sun will shine and that you’re able to come along even for a short while to join in the fun.


American Doubles Tournament

On Saturday 21st March from 1pm - 4pm there will be a Social American Doubles Tournament.

It's open to all Adult members and you don’t need to have a partner or to sign up in advance. Just come along at 1pm and put your name down so that we’re ready to start by 1.30pm. We’ll allocate you a partner, and play will finish around 4pm.

There’ll be wine, tea, cakes, and prizes too.


Cardio Tennis 8th May - 29th May 2015

Dan is running his very popular Cardio tennis sessions again on four Fridays in May.
Further information can be downloaded here


Membership Renewal

Membership fees are now due for 2015-16. Please go to the Membership page for details and renewal forms.


Ladies Pre Season Training 2015

The sessions are aimed at existing team players and any member wanting to play team tennis including new members. As with previous years, these sessions provide coaching on doubles tactics and an opportunity to practice for the start of the season. They are not trials for the teams.

They will take place, under floodlights, at the following dates and times:

TUESDAYS (3rd, 10th, 17th & 24th MARCH) 7.00-8.00PM LADIES 1ST & 2ND TEAMS
TUESDAYS (3rd, 10th, 17th & 24th MARCH) 8.00-9.00PM LADIES 1ST & 2ND TEAMS

THURSDAYS (5th, 12th, 19th & 26th MARCH) 7.00-8.00PM LADIES 3RD & 4TH TEAMS
THURSDAYS (5th, 12th, 19th & 26th MARCH) 8.00-9.00PM LADIES 3RD & 4TH TEAMS

Further information can be downloaded here


Mortonhall LTC AGM 2015

The Annual General Meeting will be held on Tuesday 27th January 2014 at 7.00pm in the Clubhouse. The agenda is available to download here: AGM Agenda ,last year's minutes and the proposed amendment to the club's constitution are also available to download at the bottom of the page.