What's On - 2017 Calendar of Events

 

Thinking about coming along to one of the tournaments?  Your questions answered - tournaments explained

See Club News for additional articles on these...

 

JANUARY

BPLTC Annual General Meeting 2017

WIMBLEDON OPT-IN for 2017 Club Ballot closes

 

FEBRUARY

Historical wins investigation for all trophies missing some engraving 

 

MARCH

SUNDAY WIMBLEDON CLUB BALLOT - those who registered with LTA AND opted-in to the ballot on their website - come along to the draw. Good luck!

SAT 18th MARCH  ROGY TOUR U8/U( & U10 to be held at BPLTC

SUN 19th MARCH  KITCHEN and CLUBHOUSE SPRING CLEAN - volunteers required. Contact Alison Macartney (see Information)

BPLTC WORKING GROUP - various improvements around the ground and clubhouse - contact Syl/Joe via Dave Duncan to help (see Information)

 

APRIL

3rd - 7th APRIL EASTER CAMP  Monday to Friday 9.30 to 12.30 Primary age and 1.30 to 4.30 Secondary age (see Coaching)

& 10th -14th APRIL EASTER CAMP

BEG. APRIL  Members renewal letters out 

MID APRIL   Coach's Coaching Programme 2017 published and uploaded to web

MID APRIL   Membership programme of events 2017 emailed out to members

21st APRIL  Members renewal form and fees BY THIS END DATE PLEASE

END APRIL - All historical engraving brought up to date up to and including 2016, incl. 4 new Nickel plates missing for a few years (beware duplicates not engraved after some turned up)

 

MAY

SUN 21st MAY  Spring Fling & Thistle Cup - combined this year.  Come kick off the season...

FRI 26th MAY  Gala - Swish Night run by Juliet Pound, Gala Committee - BPLTC membership ladies welcome (see Club News)

SUN 28th MAY   Aileen Notman Bowl tournament

 

JUNE

SAT 10th JUNE   American Tournament

SUN 11th JUNE  Gala Tennis Taster Session 11 - 1pm. All welcome  2 x 1 hours free sessions with our resident coach (see Club News)

THURS 22nd JUNE  BPLTC Primary Schools Challenge 2017 - courts out of action all day. Member volunteers requested please (see Club News)

SUN 25th JUNE  Clarke Trophy

Thistle Cup restored to it's former glory with base and band

 

JULY

3rd - 7th JULY SUMMER CAMP  Monday to Friday 9.30 to 12.30 Primary age and 1.30 to 4.30 Secondary age (see Coaching)

& 10th - 14th JULY

27th JULY American Tournament * Cancelled - rained off *

END JULY  CLUB CHAMPS 2017 SIGN UP OPENS

 

AUGUST

BEG. AUGUST  CLUB CHAMPS 2017 DRAW TAKES PLACE

THROUGHOUT AUGUST  CLUB CHAMPS MATCHES 2017 PLAYED 

5th AUGUST  American Tournament (rescheduled from 27th July)

7th - 11th AUGUST SUMMER CAMP  Monday to Friday 9.30 to 12.30 Primary age and 1.30 to 4.30 Secondary age (see Coaching)

19th AUGUST   Scott Quaich * cancelled/to be rearranged * 

28th AUGUST - 1st SEPTEMBER incl.  PRIVATE SUMMER CAMP - courts 3, 4 and 5 out of action 9.30 - 12.30 each day.

 

SEPTEMBER

BEG. SEPTEMBER  Silverware engraved and returned to Club for presentation to 2017 winners

4th SEPTEMBER Coaching programme restart after summer camps break (see Coaching for full programme)

9th SEPTEMBER   CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP FINALS DAY 2017  (make early next year - last Sunday August? to maximise entries)

 

OCTOBER

6th OCTOBER  OPEN - Barnton Park Centenary Challenge 2017 U8/U9 (see Club News - enter by 1st Oct incl.)

7th & 8th OCTOBER  OPEN - Barnton Park Centenary Challenge 2017 U14/U18 Girls and U14/U18 Boy (see Club News, enter by 1st Oct incl.)

16th - 20th OCTOBER CAMP 1 - run by Chico - see Coaching

23rd - 27th OCTOBER CAMP 2 - run by Chico - see Coaching

 

NOVEMBER

THROUGHOUT NOV  Senior Social Tennis sessions (weather permitting) and table tennis on wet days - continues, as throughout the year

5th NOVEMBER 3 p.m. JUNIORS: STEFAN BOJIC -Tennis Freestyle Artist and Trick Shot Expert, for one-off, 1 hour session.  Contact: Stuart Brown

 

DECEMBER

BEG. DECEMBER   Members' come join the BPLTC Committee for lunchtime mulled wine, mince pies, nibbles and catch-up.

Dig out your red, your green, your Christmas jumpers and earrings, if you like... to close yet another successful year at BPLTC! 

Email in your inbox NOW 28/11 with details (check junk/spam folders!). Join in...  Shelagh would welcome some volunteers.