Living with COVID-19 – Level 3 Restrictions

Dear Members, With the country moving to Level 3 of the Governments Plan for Living with COVID-19, the planned senior Team Tennis event is postponed for at least three weeks. The restrictions allow for casual play only in clubs (both singles and doubles) along with coaching as per the framework which can be viewed here: https://www.tennisireland.ie/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Playing-Tennis-During-Covid19-1.pdf The main points affecting all our members (Senior & Junior) are: All players involved in a (casual) match must appear in the court booking system. This is essential for contact tracing purposes. For outdoor coaching a maximum of 6 players per court and is…
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Junior Autumn/Winter Newletter

Hi All, We hope your children are enjoying their tennis and finding plenty of opportunities to play and practice. I would like to extend a warm welcome to new junior members and encourage parents to make contact with any member of the committee to discuss ways in which we can support and encourage your child to make the most of their club membership. Please click the link below to view the Autumn/Winter Junior Newsletter we hope you enjoy it, contact details for the junior committee are included. CWLTC Newsletter Autumn-Winter 2020 Kind Regards The Junior Committee https://www.cowicklowltc.com/2020-junior-committee/
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New Members & Smart Club Cloud

Dear Members, New Members The membership drive in 2020 has been a huge success. CWLTC now has 650 members and is growing by the day. However, due to the increased numbers and the potential impact on court availability for our current members, we will pause taking in new members on Sunday 18th of October 2020. All applicants after that point will be placed on a waiting list which will not be addressed until Spring 2021. At that stage all current members will be expected to have fully paid their 2021 subscription OR have an arranged payment plan in place. By…
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Coaching for New Members & Beginners

Dear Members, The Tennis Committee plans to organise coaching for new members and beginners in October/November. Please complete the form at this link if you are interested. Many thanks, The Tennis Committee
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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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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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