July 9, 2016
Breakfast At Wimbledon!
Come by Sunday, July 10th, starting at 9:00am, to catch the Wimbledon Men’s Finals matches projected on the big screen in the clubhouse. The club will provide light breakfast fare, including classic strawberries and (whipped) cream. Join fellow tennis fans to cheer on your favorite player, and, who knows, perhaps be inspired to hit the courts? All BTC members welcome!
Club Championship Tournament 2016!
The tournament has started and draws are posted! You can find the draws posted on the bulletin board in the clubhouse, or by going online. Deadlines are listed on the brackets, and are also posted on the BTC website. Please do your best to play your matches by the deadlines. In the event of rainy weather, teams can agree to play matches at an indoor facility. Please bring a new can of tennis balls to each match–open one for play, and the winners then take the new can with them to the next match. Contact your opponents to schedule play–an email with this contact info was sent onJuly 7. Court towels will be available soon!
7/23 First Round Deadline
8/13 Second Round Deadline
8/30 Third Round Deadline
9/17 Finals and Other Draws Finish Date
For more information, including tournament rules, check out the BTC website, or feel free to contact Emily Ankerson. [Thank you, Emily, for putting this together!]
Sunday Tennis Slam!
This will take place from 12:00 – 2:00pm on Sunday, July 10th, following the Wimbledon men’s finals. BTC pros, Jeanne and Kristin, will use the World Team Tennis format, which includes men’s and women’s singles, doubles and mixed, to create teams and organize play. This is a fun way to play team tennis and a great way to meet fellow tennis members!
$10 participation fee per person.
All playing levels welcome.