Autumn Team Tennis 2020

Dear Members, Autumn Team Tennis will run this October 12th to October 30th ,to sign up click here.  Suitable for all levels, team tennis is a great way to play some tennis and to meet other members. The cost is €10 per player and can also be paid through the link above, submit your details first then you will be given the option to pay. See the Team Tennis page on our website for more details, link below. https://www.cowicklowltc.com/senior-tennis/team-tennis/ Games will be played mid week, if you have unavailability for any day there will be a list of subs you…
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Club Championships Finals Day 2020

Hi All, The Club Championships finals were played yesterday in glorious sunshine. Well done to the Tennis Committee for running a brilliant inclusive event for all, special thanks to our Club Captain Ciara Baguley, our Men’s Captain Gary Gibson and to Caroline Blennerhassett for all their hard work. Congratulations to all the finalists and everyone who took part. Photos of the final’s days are now available to view on the club’s website photo gallery, click the link below. https://www.cowicklowltc.com/photo-gallery/ Kind Regards
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Club Championships Finals 2020

Hi All, The Club Championships finals were played yesterday in glorious sunshine. Well done to the Tennis Committee for running a brilliant inclusive event for all, special thanks to our Club Captain Ciara Baguley, our Men’s Captain Gary Gibson and to Caroline Blennerhassett for all their hard work. Congratulations to all the finalists and everyone who took part. Photos of the final’s days are now available to view on the club’s website photo gallery, click the link below. https://www.cowicklowltc.com/photo-gallery/ Kind Regards
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Direct Provision Centre Appeal *Update*

Dear Members, Thank you for all your generous donations. Your donations have made a huge difference to the people in Direct Provision in the Esplanade Hotel. The appeal has also sent a clear message of support from the heart of the Bray community and is something we can all be proud of. The appeal will come to an end next Saturday 26th September @ midday. We may run another appeal coming up to Christmas 2020. Thank you The General Committee
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Framework for Playing Tennis during COVID-19

Dear Members, Tennis Ireland has released a Framework document which can be viewed via the link below. https://www.tennisireland.ie/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Playing-Tennis-During-Covid19.pdf With County Dublin moving to Level 3 with affect from 12:00am today, unfortunately we must advise our members who live in Co. Dublin not to attend the club for the next three weeks. And just a reminder that spectators are not permitted to attend the club to watch championship matches. Thank you all for your support and cooperation in these difficult times. Kind Regards The General Committee
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Senior Club Championships Draws & Schedule now available

Dear Members,    The draw and schedule for the 2020 Club Championships are now available online at following location:   https://ti.tournamentsoftware.com/sport/tournament?id=0844FE50-F466-43D5-806C-47F34AD4ACBB   Can all participants note the following: Matches commence tomorrow Saturday 12th September We have had a significant increase in the number of entries this year (which is fantastic!!!), and we are attempting to play the tournament in a shorter timescale. This will put pressure on court availability, so we would ask all players to play at the allotted time and on the allocated court (otherwise, we might not get the tournament finished on schedule!)  Players maybe asked to play twice on…
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Direct Provision Centre Appeal

Dear Members, We are sure you are aware Bray now has a direct provision centre in the Esplanade Hotel on the seafront. Direct provision has been widely criticised in society for the way Asylum Seekers are left in limbo for years on-end in inappropriate accommodation unable to get on with their lives after experiencing in most cases harrowing ordeals fleeing their own countries then travelling long dangerous journeys to get here, one third of those in Direct Provision are children. Food and accommodation is provided by the state and a weekly allowance of €38.80 per adult & €29.80 per child.…
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Club Championships 2020

Dear Members We are pleased to inform you that the 2020 Club Championships will go ahead this year from the 12th to the 26th September. Unfortunately the current COVID-19 restrictions remain in place so we would ask all players not to remain on the premises after their match and no spectators. However despite this the tennis will continue and all levels will have an opportunity to play some competitive matches. We are looking forward to seeing all of our new and old members taking part, as the Championships are suitable for all players. We have graded events to ensure that…
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Senior Open Week 2020

Dear Members, The senior open week 2020 WILL GO AHEAD starting this Saturday 22nd of August. The Open first took place in 1911 and apart from a short hiatus in the 50/60’s it has run every year since, we are determined not to allow COVID-19 stop us from running it in 2020. Unfortunately, due to the government’s announcement yesterday, it cannot go ahead as we had planned. We will not be able to open the bar OR supply food OR allow spectators on the grounds. We simply do not have the capabilities to control 15 non-playing people on the grounds…
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Closing date for this years Open Week is Wednesday next 19/08

Hi All, The closing date for entry to this years Open Week is Wednesday 19th next. Due to demand we have increased the number of entries allowed in all doubles events. Enter the tournament using the link is below. If you have any problems just let us know by replying to this email. https://ti.tournamentsoftware.com/sport/tournament?id=1029BB15-E594-484C-9918-11A59899217D We are also asking for helpers in the Kitchen and for the BBQ during open week. If you can help please contact Caroline @ 0879282311 OR reply to this email. Kind Regards Tennis Committee
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