Junior Coaching Programme

Junior Coaching Programme

Junior, Tennis
Our Second term of the junior coaching programme will commence on Monday 10th May and run for 15 weeks, ending on Saturday 21st August. We are now taking bookings for available slots within the programme. If you are interested please contact us today by email or call the club and we will be happy to assist you. Sessions are only available for members of the club, however we are accepting new members at this time.
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Sports Inclusion Disability Charter

Sports Inclusion Disability Charter

Club Info, Tennis
At Castleknock Tennis Club we pride ourselves on the strong links that we have made within the community. Our continued partnership with Stewarts Care continues to grow and we look forward to welcoming you all back into the club in the very near future. We have just committed to the Sport Inclusion Disability Charter. [envira-gallery id='15050'] [envira-gallery id='15051']
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Annual General Meeting

Club Info
Dear member, The Annual General Meeting of CASTLEKNOCK LAWN TENNIS CLUB will take place on Wednesday, 3rd March, 2021 at 7.30pm over Zoom webinar. (Further details will be circulated relating to registering and accessing the AGM) A number of reports including the 2019 AGM minutes and the 2020 financial statement are available before the meeting on-line in the ‘NEWS’ section of the Smart Club Cloud. All members are encouraged to log in and attend this important meeting. Kind regards Eugene O’Brien Hon Secretary
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Goal Setting

Club Info
Daniele Mancia recently held a webinar on goal setting. This is a must watch and gives a great insight into goal setting for players of all standards. Watch the webinar below. GOAL SETTING If you would like any further information please dont hesitate to contact Daniele directly. tenniscoordinator@cltc.ie Stay Safe
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Mini Tennis Drills

Club Info
Dear Members Please see a mini tennis hand eye coordination drill that you can take part at home. There are 7 drills in total with 10 repetitions in each drill. Follow the link below, you only need a racket and a ball. DRILL Stay Safe, Stay Fit Good Luck Daniele Mancia
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Statistics and Tactical approach Webinar- Daniele Mancia

Club Info
Dear Members Please see below links for an online webinar that Daniele Mancia (Tennis Coordinator) recently ran. This webinar covers some statistics and tactical approaches that are used in singles tennis. Some of the topics include net clearance, court position and shot placement. WEBINAR- Video Tactical WEBINAR- Power Point What Player are you? If you would like any further information then please do not hesitate to watch the webinar and contact Daniele directly tenniscoordinator@cltc.ie We hope you enjoy this short video and information. Stay Safe.
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New Level 5 Restrictions

Club Info
Dear MembersFurther to the latest government announcement last night placing the country into new level 5 restrictions. Unfortunately, this means that no tennis is permitted until at least January 31st and the Club will close from 18.00 Thursday 30th December and remain closed in line with the current restrictions. We would like to thank members for their continued support during these unprecedented times, particularly with these new restrictions which hopefully will help contain the virus from escalating any further and allow us to get back to some normality very soon. As we receive further clarification on guidelines, we will update you accordingly. Please see Tennis Ireland link below https://www.tennisireland.ie/2020/12/30/covid-19-level-5-update-for-roi-30th-december/ We hope you have a happy, healthy and safe new year.Stay SafePhilip Carey Chairman
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Christmas Take Away Offering

Club Info
Dear Members We will be offering a food take away offering over the next couple of days, this will be your last chance to use your 2020 Food and Beverage credit. Food is available for take away today Sunday 27th December from 12pm to 6pm. Monday 28th December to Wednesday 30th December from 1-8pm. Please call the club to order your food 01 8210423 Please see MENU available
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Annual Christmas Choir Recital- St Vincent De Paul (SVP)

Club Info
Dear Members As we find ourselves heading into much tighter restrictions to prevent the spread of Covid 19 may I take this opportunity on behalf of all the Executive committee and our staff to wish you all a very happy and safe Christmas and hope that your new year is a happy healthy and safe. I would also like to wish our members who are unwell at the moment a speedy recovery and that you remain in our thoughts at this time. In absence of our annual Choir recital, CLTC Choir have kindly put a recording together to remind us of what this time of year should be all about. Choir Recital They have once again linked up with the local Society of St. Vincent de Paul (SVP)  to help…
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Junior Coaching Programme- Registration update

Club Info
Dear Members The Smart Club System will now allow members to register their juniors once again for the upcoming programme commencing from 14th January 2021. Due to yesterdays issue with the cloud we have been required to stagger the opening of the registration. Please see below schedule that the system will allow you to register your juniors place in the programme Green Ball                                                        Tuesday 22nd December upto Midnight Orange Ball                                                     Wednesday 23rd December          9am – Midnight Hard Ball (11years old – 18years old)      Sunday 27th December                  9am – Midnight Red Ball                                                            Monday 28th December                9am – Midnight If you miss any of these times please see below slots that will be available for registration Green Ball/ Orange Ball                              Tuesday 29th December                9am…
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Junior Coaching Term 2021

Club Info
Dear Members Our next junior coaching programme term will commence on Monday 18th January 2021. We will be opening the sign on for members to enter their juniors into the programme on Monday 21st December 2020 at 9am. Please visit https://www.smartclubcloud.com/ to reserve your place from Monday onwards. You will only view the relevant groups associated with your juniors age. Any questions please contact Daniele Mancia by email ONLY tenniscoordinator@cltc.ie
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Christmas Hampers

Christmas Hampers

Club Info
Christmas hampers are now available. A Great way to spend your 2020 food and beverage levy. Including a selection of goodies with a few Wilson treats in there for you, Hampers are priced at €75.00. Members can also purchase a €40 food and beverage voucher that can be used before November 2021 with any hamper purchased total price €115.00. T&C apply. (Voucher can only be purchased with a hamper) This deal can be purchased with your 2020 food and beverage levy so act fast, We have limited stock so pre order by contacting Simona ASAP fandbmanager@cltc.ie or call 018210423.
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Junior Coaching Resumes

Club Info
Dear Members, The Government’s guidance on Level 5 is now clear, with the risk to public health meaning that individuals are asked to stay at home with certain exceptions. The protocols, as they relate to Tennis, can be summarised as follows; Non-contact training / coaching can continue for school aged children under the supervision of designated coaches. It must occur outdoors in pods of no more than 6 players per court. A maximum of 4 players can operate on the court at any one time while remaining in their own sections of the court, with up to 2 other players rotating in and out as required.  All activities are subject to strict social distancing and those players not on court must always maintain a clear 2m distance from others.We ask…
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Level 5- Take Away Food Offering

Club Info
Dear Members We will continue to offer a take away menu following the Level 5 update. Should we have the demand for take away food this will continue during the closure of tennis. Your support is greatly appreciated. This weekend we will be offering the reduced take away menu that we have had available over the last number of weeks. Food will be available from 12-8pm. Please see take away MENU We will also be offering a set 3 course MENU option for Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Orders must be placed a day in advance for this menu option. Collection will be from the balcony of the clubhouse. To order any food please contact the club on 01 8210423 or email Simona Cozma fandmanager@cltc.ie Kind Regards Simona Cozma
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Update from Tennis Ireland- Level 5 COVID-19

Club Info
Dear Members,Please see updated statement from Tennis Ireland that was circulated late last evening. At this time the courts will remain open under these restrictions stated. Once we have further communication from Tennis Ireland we will circulate. Stay Safe https://www.tennisireland.ie/2020/10/21/statement-from-the-board-of-tennis-ireland/
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Level 3 – Plan for Living with COVID-19 …and what it means for the Members of Castleknock Lawn Tennis Club

Level 3 – Plan for Living with COVID-19 …and what it means for the Members of Castleknock Lawn Tennis Club

Club Info
Dear Members Following last evening's announcement of an escalation in Dublin to Level 3 (as per the Government's recently published framework Resilience and Recovery 2020-2021: Living with COVID-19) will have major implications for activities, both tennis and dining, in the Club. The Club will, in all instances, be guided by this framework together with Government and Tennis Ireland advice that forms part of the framework. The key message is that we should reduce our contact groups to as few as possible, for us in CLTC this might mean reducing the amount of times we play each week and the number of different people we play with for the moment. When you visit the club consider the length of time you spend there by arriving and leaving promptly and if dining…
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Fitness Classes

Club Info
Dear Members Following the success of the fitness classes that Anita O'Brien has ran over zoom the past number of weeks, Anita has offered to run these classes for a further 4 weeks commencing Monday 15th February. Classes will run over a morning and evening option for 4 weeks at a cost of €40.00 per person for the block,  this will give you access to 2 live classes per week (equating to €5.00 per session). Schedule: Tues and Thursday 10:30am Monday and Wednesday 6:00pm Anita will require a minimum number of  8 participants per class to make it viable, so if anyone would like to sign up that hasn't already done so, please contact Anita directly on the details below with the following: NameE-mail addressMorning or evening preference If you could kindly confirm your availability and…
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