Tennis News

 

2018 Outdoor Adult Club Tournament


The Tennis Committee and Tennis Department are hard at work organizing our first ever Outdoor Adult Club Doubles Tournament! From May 31-June 3, this tournament will take place on our brand new Classic Clay courts. The cost to participate is $50/Member with a Friday night social event included in the cost.
 
During the social, we will have live music featuring the Red Cannons along with an RGC burger buffet. If you are unable to attend the tournament, but would like to participate in the social event, you can purchase a social ticket for $40.
 
Registration for the tournament and social event is through GameTime. If you do not have a partner, please let one of the Tennis Professionals know and we will do our best to find you one.


Skills & Drills of the Week Doubles 3.5!!!


Join Zach Laycock on Fridays from 10-11am to go through specific doubles tactics and movement. Sign up for one or all sessions listed below.

  • June 1 – Poaching the ball down the middle

  • June 8 –Switching with your partner

  • June 15 –Different doubles starting positions

  • June 22 – Angles on return and volleys

Registration opens on Thursday at 8am on GameTime. Sign up fast as spots are limited!

 

Upcoming Events


  • May 30-June 3 – RGC Adult Outdoor Club Tournament

  • June 28-June 30 – RGC U12 Champs Tournament

 
Wilson ITF Event in Memory of Hans Maciej


Last weekend, a group of our Members travelled to Calgary to take part in the inaugural Wilson ITF Event in memory of Hans Maciej. Congratulations to Sue Gilbertson who finished second in the Women’s 65+ Singles category, and Jen Cherneski who won the singles & doubles title in the Women’s 45+ category. Congratulations, Sue and Jen!
 

Okotoks U12 Champs Tournament


Last weekend, our juniors travelled to Okotoks to take part in the second U12 national qualifying event in the outdoor season. With the team supported by Nick Rebelo, our juniors competed well. Congratulations to Paulina Grant who won the U12 girls title, and Julianne Burlet who finished fifth!

Congratulations to the following RGC members who finished top four in their respective categories:

  • Kai Baerg, U12 Boys Champion
  • Braydon Bouliane, U12 Boys 4th Place


Contact


If you would like to contact the Tennis Committee, please email tenniscommittee@royalglenora.com. All emails are confidential and are directed to the Committee Chair.

For any questions, comments, or concerns regarding news from Tennis, please contact Ryan at ryan.schroffel@royalglenora.com.