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Junior Section News

Autumn/Winter term 2018/2019

15 week Autumn/Winter Term: 

Start Dates –
Monday term 10th September 
Wednesday term 12th September 
Thursday term 13th September

No coaching during the October midterm school holidays.

Registration Night for the Term: Sunday 9th September 5.30-7pm
Our coach John O’Rourke will be available from 6 pm that evening to answer any of your questions If you cannot attend registration please email Liz on stmichaelstennisclub@eircom.net
to reserve your child’s place (as we have a waiting list for most classes)
and put the coaching fee with your child’s name and their coaching session in an envelope
FAO Fiona Sugrue , junior fees and post into box outside the clubhouse.
We would appreciate your prompt payment before Monday 10th September.

The Autumn/Winter term will finish approximately at the end of January.

 Squad coaching TBC shortly

Fees

(please make cheques payable to “St, Michael’s LTC” )

15 weeks / 6 months – €105 coaching fees
+ €60 junior membership for 6 months, total €165

Coaching for children on family membership €105
(Children on family membership just pay coaching fees)

2nd 3rd coaching session €75 (€38 for an additional half hour coaching)
Discount for the 2nd child from the same family €5 discount, €15 discount for subsequent children

Family membership until end 2018 – €160
(This includes Tennis Ireland’s €35 capitation fee)
This includes membership for parents and any number of children
from the same family until 31st December 2018.

Club night for adults 7.30-9.30pm Tuesday night is a social evening of tennis,
ideal for new members and suitable from beginners to intermediate tennis players.
Adult coaching can also be arranged.

Website / Twitter & Cancellation of coaching due to bad weather 
Log onto our Website www.stmichaelstennisclub.ie
and see the latest Tweet at the bottom of the front page,
OR download the Twitter App to your phone & search for us @smichaels.

Switch ‘Notifications ON’ for St-Michael’s twitter
to receive notifications directly to your phone.
Please note: As we are very reluctant to cancel
we only cancel approx 1 hr before coaching/round robin/matchplay is due to start.
If coaching is cancelled the term will be extended to make up cancelled weeks.

Round Robins: 
Friday afternoons 28th September, 19th October, 16th November, 25th January 
Round Robins are a great way for your child to put into practice
what they have learned during coaching under supervision. €2 charge.
You will receive a notification via Teamer regarding times.

Player of the Year: 
Date TBC This year we will run our popular ‘Player of the Year’ Tournament
during the October and February mid-terms and Easter Holidays.
Player accumulate points over the three events. Pizza, prizes and Trophies.

Other Important Dates:
St Michaels Senior Open 15th-22nd September
All courts in use 15th & 16th and 22nd September during the day and evening.
No coaching will take place for 5pm classes 17th, 19th & 20th September.
Come along and watch some tennis- refreshments available

Christmas Turkey tournament In December – Date TBC

 

 

Saint Michaels’ Junior Open

St Michaels Junior Tournament 16th – 24th June 2018

…..click here for details  Junior Open 2018  

Boys & Girls Under 12/ Under 14 / Under 16 / Under 18
Mixed Doubles Under 18

Plate Events Under 12 & Under 14

Entries close Sunday 11th June @ 6pm

Entries online only on www.ti.tournamentsoftware.com

Phone 085-8176095 (tournament hours only)

Tournamet Directors – Deirdre Tuohy & Lorraine Wallace

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Dates:           9th – 13th July

                     13th – 17th August

Time:           10am – 1pm, Age 6+

Price:           €50 Members

€60 Non Members

Bookings:     lorraine 0868147245 or

lorraineduffy2018@gmail.com

 

 

 April 2018

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Congratulations to our U16 team who won their KBS final against Rushbrook in a beautiful sunny finals day in Carrigaline this morning. Well done to Sarah Ryan Purcell, Muireann McDermott, Ewan Kelly and Peter Linehan.
Well done also to our U12 and U14 teams and team managers who qualified through to the Cup events. A big thank you to Noel Ronayne and all in Carrigaline for organizing such a well run competition. Looking forward to next years competition already!

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Junior Newsletter and Calendar of Events 
10 week Spring/Summer Term 


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Contact Lorraine Duffy @ lorrainemcg@eircom.net

10 week Spring/Summer Term – Start Dates

Monday 3pm & 4pm classes   – 26th February 2018

Monday 5-6.30pm classes – 5th March 2018

Wednesday 3pm & 4 pm classes – 14th March 2018

Thursday 3pm, 4-6pm classes – 1st March 2018

8 week squads Summer term Tuesday and Friday – Week beginning 9th April

Registration for the Term
Full payment is required before coaching begins on 1 st day of the term
Please put your coaching fee with your child’s name and their coaching session in an envelope
FAO Roisin Coleman and post into box next to the club house door.
If your child is not returning to coaching this term or you are unsure of how much coaching fees are owed
please email Liz @ stmichaelstennisclub@eircom.net

Fees (please make cheques payable to “St, Michael’s LTC” )
10 weeks €105 (€70 coaching fees + €35 junior membership for the term)

Coaching for children on family membership €70
(Children on family membership just pay coaching fees)
2 nd 3rd coaching session €50 (€25 for an additional half hour coaching)
Discount for the 2nd child from the same family €5 discount,
€15 discount for subsequent children

Family membership 2018 – €410
This includes membership for parents and any number of children
from the same family until December 2018.

Club night for adults 7.30-9.30pm Tuesday night is a social evening of tennis,
ideal for new members and suitable from beginners to intermediate tennis players.

Adult coaching can be arranged

Cancellation of coaching due to bad weather (We post coaching cancellations via Twitter)

Round Robin – Fridays – €2
Round Robins are a great way for your child to put into practice 
what they have learned during coaching under supervision. 
They run once a month, but are subject to change. 
You will receive a notification via Teamer. 
(if you forget to pay on the day please place in the postbox next to clubhouse)

Friday 9th March, 6th April, 27th April, 11th May. Dates may change – check with Teamer.
‘Red Dragons’ and ‘Orange Tigers’ 3-5pm
Yellow ball players 5-6.30pm

Other Important Dates Summer ….
‘Player of the Year’ Tournament May 2018 – Date TBC



St Michaels Junior Tournament  2018 17th – 23rd June
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Summer camp 2018 9th-13th July and 13th-17th August

Contact Lorraine Duffy at lorrainemcg@eircom.net

 

May 2017……

Thanks to lower aghada for a very enjoyable week of junior tennis.

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Peter Linehan won the boys U14B plate,

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Tom Kelly won the U 14A plate and was runner up

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with school friend Christian Daly in the U14 boys doubles.

 

 

Carrigaline once again hosted a very successful junior open over Easter.
St Michaels had great success with William Haugh winning the U12Bs,
Tom Kelly winning the U14A plate,
Peter Linehan winning the U14B plate and
Ronan Coleman was runner up

In the U14B final.
Well done to all.

 

Jan 2017……..

Many thanks to monkstown for joining us in a friendly Saturday afternoon, some lovely tennis player  in beautiful sunshine.

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Junior News Page

April 2016…

A great week in Carrigaline junior open for st Michaels- smiles all round
Well done everyone.

Boys Under 14 B winner Tom Kelly

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Boys under 12B : winner Ross Cunningham, runner up Ronan Dwyer

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Girls under 14 plate – winner Julie olden, runner up Patrice Holmes.

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Easter Camp 2016 & Match play group……..

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Feb 2016 …….

Thank you Ballinlough for inviting us  for a mid term friendly. A very enjoyable afternoon. Lx

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Jan 2016 – Friendly with Lakewood & Togher Tennis Clubs…..
Thank you to lakewood and togher tennis clubs for a lovely morning of junior tennis today- our first friendly of the new year.  The sun shone and we had a great turn out of 30 children.

 

 

 

Dec 2015

Well done to all our junior members who competed in the junior turkey tournament this year.

The winners were ronan Dwyer and Julie olden and runners up were Vaughan Ryan and ronan Coleman.

 

Thank you to our sponsors ‘Recharge Cartridges’ for sponsoring the turkeys and st michaels hoodies and to Thomas Creegan, ‘Dennys’who supplied the burgers and chips, much appreciated after battling in the challenging winter weather conditions.

Our junior Christmas party for our younger members was held in the rockies. Conor the clown kept everyone busy with fun and games and there was a surprise visit from the icecream van for a treat to end the party. Thank you Liz, Deirdre and Rosie.

 

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We’re on holidays!!! Coaching will resume on Wednesday, January 6th which is the same day most of the schools are due back.

Don’t forget the kids are very welcome to use the club over the festive period & remember to play your Orange Ball Ladder games.

On behalf of John O’ Rourke & his team we would like to wish you a very Happy Christmas & thank you for your continued support throughout 2015.

 

See our Gallery for photos.

Yours in Tennis

Junior Committee

Lorraine, Liz, Roisin,Deirdre & Oonagh

 

 

St Michaels Open Sep 16-24

We’re pulling out all the stops for our upcoming Senior Open (see www.titournamentsoftware.com). We had our official launch of our rejuvenated courts (new nets, fencing & resurfacing) last Fri with Minister Simon Coveney & Lord Mayor Des Cahill doing the honours.

The first matches are on Fri 16th Sep 5pm, with Finals day Sat 24th Sep.

Come along and enjoy some great tennis, food & company. Looking forward to seeing you all.