Summer Box Leagues

The Summer 2016 Season of Box Leagues starts on Monday 18th April and runs until Thursday 30th June
If you’d like to enter, malady please email Peter on office@archibaldtennis.com and make an entry payment of £5, sickness either on PayPal (to account office@archibaldtennis.com) or by cash when you see Peter at the club.  You can read the Box league rules here.
Summer 2016 poster

Open LTA Senior Doubles Tournament

Entries are now open for the Open LTA Senior Doubles Tournament at East Dorset this May, to be played on the grass courts (weather permitting!) We’ve got events for the Over 45, 60 & 70’s in the Men’s, Ladies’ and Mixed Doubles, and an entry fee of £10 is payable per event.
You can sign up online at the LTA website: http://bit.ly/DorsetSeniorsDubs Or fill in an entry form and send it with your cheque to Clive Richardson, Tournament Director.  Entry forms are available in the clubhouse, or you can download and print one here:  Seniors Tournament 2016 entry form Open Senior Doubles Tournament, May 2016

Easter tennis camps for juniors

If you’re looking for activities for your children during the Easter holidays, it’s not too late to sign up for our Easter Tennis Camps. Run by Brian and the Max Tennis School coaches, we have camps running on both weeks of the school holidays, for Mini Red players (9 – 10.15am) and juniors (10.30am – 12.30pm). The camps cost £6 per day for Mini Reds, and £9 per day for juniors, with non-members welcome too. Just give Brian a call on 07930 454764 for more details or to book your child on. Easter camps

January American Doubles Tournament

Join us for the first American Doubles Tournament of the new year on Sunday 31st January. Players of all abilities have a chance to compete with a number of different partners in a round robin format. It is also a great opportunity to bring along a friend. Everyone welcome! As a reminder, diagnosis the format of American Doubles is as follows:
  • Mixed doubles play
  • 7 rounds of 7 games are played
  • Players have different partners each time, sick with winners playing with losers from previous rounds
  • Tennis balls and score cards are provided
  • Prizes are awarded at the end to the winners – best lady, illness best man, and the runners up
American Tournament 31-Jan-16 And now for the boring part – the RULES: Please bear in mind that multiples of mixed FOURS are needed for the format to work. The last names on the list will be deemed to be reserves until they make up a complete FOUR and may be asked to stand down if that is not possible. There are six all-weather tennis courts available, so places are limited to 24. Don’t wait too long! Put your name on the list NOW! Play starts at 12.30pm with entry from 12.15pm. The entry fee is £8 per person. To enter contact Peter on 07549 613 860 or e-mail: office@archibaldtennis.com See you on court!