Tennis News

 

Fall Program Update


The deadline to register for Fall 2018 Programs is this Monday, August 20. We have updated all classes on GameTime with the coaches assigned to them. These schedules are subject to change.

 
Tennis Alberta Article


Every couple of weeks, Susan Wells, writer for Tennis Alberta, features a community event and/or player. In the article below, Susan highlights the Alberta Senior Provincials featuring RGC members Sara McNeill and Caroline Benning who won the Women’s Doubles 40+ category and are preparing for Senior Nationals.
http://tennisalberta.com/alberta-senior-provincials-whiff-wimbledon/

 
Senior Ranking Guidelines


Recently, Tennis Canada updated the ranking guidelines they are using for the 2018/19 season. They can be found here.

 
Junior Outdoor Nationals


With the Junior Outdoor Nationals underway, we have had two Members, Nicholas Chow and Jessica Kreutz, represent Alberta at the U18 nationals. Congratulations to both kids for representing Alberta! 
 
At the end of this week, Lane Richard is representing Alberta as a coach at U16 Nationals in Gatineau, Quebec along with RGC Member Ethan Oboniye.

 
RGC Rogers Rookie Tour


Last Saturday we hosted a Rogers Rookie Tournament. The junior tournament series organized by Tennis Alberta and Tennis Canada is intended as an introduction to tournament play. A big thanks to Rosi Brzostowski and Lane Richard for organizing the tournament


Upcoming Events


  • August 25 – U8/U9 Future Stars

  • September 8 – Annual US Open Party


Tennis Committee Update


The Tennis Committee is made up of Members, just like you! We meet the third Tuesday of each month at 6pm. The current Tennis Committee is: Kerri Watt (Chair), Tracey Tully (Vice Chair), Jen Cleall (Secretary), Jerrold Diamond (Treasurer), Viv Mehta, Rick Kalwajtys, Gisele Davis, Nigel Lilley, Natalie Anton, Gabriella Makar, and Rozelle Winter
 
We do still have a few spots open on the Tennis Committee. If you are interested, please email tenniscommittee@royalglenora.com.