Ladies Tennis Update January 2019

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Welcome to the first ladies tennis update of 2019. I didn't get a chance to do one for December so I'll cover Decemeber too. Thanks to those of you who sent me pictures and updates……and my usual appeal for material (photos, reports etc.) to make the updates as interesting as possible. Please take pictures at club events, league matches etc. and send them to me. Please contact myself or any of my Ladies Tennis Team with any queries or suggestions. Clare Byrne (Ladies Captain)   Ladies Wednesday Mornings The Wednesday Mornings finished on Wednesday 12th December with Christmas outfits and a glass of prosecco and mince pies afterwards in the Deuce Bar. We had a lovely chat and there were prizes for the best costumes. [envira-gallery id='5981'] The Prize Giving Lunch was held…
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Team Tennis Finals and Party

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The Finals Night of the Team Tennis competition will be held on Friday 15th February. There will be Men's Finals between the top 2 teams in each group at 7:30pm in the club.  The Team Tennis Finals Party will be held in in the Function Room in the  clubhouse.  If anybody has collected a ticket and is now unable to attend please contact Clare (087 618 7992). We have a few returned tickets available so anybody who has not yet collected or purchased a ticket please also contact Clare also.
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Captains Day Photos

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A huge thank you to Colm Dalton who spent a huge amount of his night taking photos. They're great Colm, well worth the effort! Philip used his drone to get the first 2 photos of the tennis participants and this video. Click on a photo to see a larger version. Full set of photos here. [envira-gallery id="5719"]
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Ladies Thursdays Christmas Party Photos

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The Christmas Party and Prizegiving were on Thursday 13th December. Thanks to Máire-Bríd for all the great photos. Pictures of the winners below, click here for more photos of the night. Congratulations to Sue Spencer who won the Autumn Ladies Cup 2018. Congratulations also to Siobhán King (2nd) and Caitriona O'Farrell (3rd) and all the other prize winners. [gallery columns="2" size="medium" ids="5216,5215"] More photos here  
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Winter League Registration

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Winter League 2019 is starting on Sunday 27 January. Teams consist of 6 players - 3 doubles pairings. Matches are on Sundays, with men playing in the morning and women in the afternoon. The group stage starts on Sunday 27th January and runs for 5 weeks, followed by playoffs, quarter finals and semi finals. The finals are on Sunday 31st March. We have entered 9 ladies teams and 10 men's teams this year so we need lots of team players and subs!! Please register for a team or as a sub using the link below before Saturday 22nd December. Click here to Register         Please contact us if you have any queries. Clare and Paraic
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Ladies Friendly Leagues Update

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We have been competing in two Ladies Friendly Leagues over the last 5 weeks and both teams played in finals yesterday (Friday 30th November). Inaugural +55 League The Castleknock ladies won their match at home to Clontarf 2-1. Both teams finished on 10 points but Castleknock were league winners as they won the head-to-head match. Well done to our captain Margaret Glancy, those who played on the night and to all of the subs who played during the league campaign! A special thanks to Mary Mulherin for organising this league. Click these links for further details of the League and our Team / Subs [gallery columns="2" link="file" size="medium" ids="5070,5069"] Ladies Friday Morning League The Castleknock ladies played away to a very strong North Kildare team on a damp cold and very…
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