BLTC March 2020 Newsletter

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The New Season is Here

 
 

Dear Visitor,

 

 

2020 Membership Renewals

 

If you haven't yet renewed, you are now overdue.   Please go to our Website at http://banchorytennis.net/index.php/list-my-memberships and click your choices to request your renewal.  You will then receive details of the the required online payment which must be paid before your 2020 membership can be confirmed.

 

  

Information for Junior Safeguarding

 

To ensure we can fulfill our safeguarding obligations, parents are now required to enter additional information on their Membership page regarding emergency contact details and medical conditions.   If you renewed before this went live on our system you will have received an email from Marek Wilowski asking that you provide the information to him. Please make sure you do this.

  

 

 

Applications for Allocated Wimbledon Ballot Tickets Now Open

 

The Club has been allocated 18 pairs of tickets, thanks to the number of "!Opt-ins" from our members.   For details, go to our News Article and apply through Wimbledon Ballot under the Member Pages on our Website

The closing date for applications is 09.00 am - Sunday April 5th. We plan to hold the Ballot on Monday April 6th at 6:30 in the clubhouse.

 

 

Box Leagues

 

The Spring Round has now started ans will run to early April. Follow court bookings and results under "Play Tennis" on our Website

 

Team Practice 

 

Mens practice sessions will commence at 18.30 on Tuesday 17th March and Ladies practice sessions at 18.30 on Wednesday 18th March

 

 

Saturday Opening Tournament 13.00 21st March

 

Some fun play organised by Paul Wilson with light sustenance and refreshments provided. For any ability, please be there before 13.30 if you want to play. Small cash donations on towards the food and drink on the day are gratefully recieved.

 

If you have any family or friends interested in joining the Club, they are most welcome to come along and give it a try.

 

Note that this event will finish at 16.00

 

 

 

 

Junior Hotshots in Banchory 16.00 21st March

 

This event tours Aberdeenshire providing informal competitive opportinuties for all levels. The one in Banchory is for Orange.  Details of the whole tour here.

 

 

Junior Easter Camps - Weeks of 6th & 13th April

 

To book, please log in to our website and go to >My Junior Coaching

 

It is very important that you do this so that we have a a good record of atttendees for safeguarding purposes as well as for planning

 

Any queries, please call Pawel on 07788663324

 

 

Donation of Disused Rackets

 

If you have any rackets that are sitting in a dusty corner feeling neglectied because you have succumbed to the appeal of whizzy new technology, then please consider donating them to the Chrysalis Project for Downs syndrome children and adults. Please contact Mark Reith on 07483 803205. 

 

 

 

Kiltwalks to Support the Judy Murray Foundation

 

If you are interested in taking part a Kiltwalk and raising money to support Community Tennis Development, further information is available via our News Article and please cantact Emma to discuss.

 

 

Junior Coordinator

 

We are pleased to say that Stuart Cowie has kindly agreed to be co-opted onto the Committee for this position. He will be pleased to hear from any members with comments and suggestions regarding junior activities by contacting here.

 

Next Committee Meeting

 

This will be on 17th March or thenabouts. Please contact me if there are any matters that you wish to be raised

 

 

  

 

Best Regards

 

 

Arlene MacFarlane
BLTC President