One hundred and forty one entrants (73 visitors and 68 members) participated in both singles and doubles events, with Day 3 culminating in the Finals across all divisions.
Tennis play was carried out across all grass courts, with the historical Members Pavilion the central meeting point for signing in throughout the day. Many thanks to Claudio and ...
Saturday 8th commenced the Mixed 50's doubles with a strong field gracing the courts. The pairing of Tim Wilkinson and Kerry Atherden held firm in some tense and very close matches with Bruce and Jenny Garlick in the semis and Richard Yorg and Barbara Bentley in the Finals, to win the Mixed 50's doubles.
The Mixed 50's plate went to Alan Clements ...
Congratulations to Division 5 Ladies team who made it to the semi finals this Summer Pennants season!
Jenny, Britney, Minh (captain) and Paula at RKPTC, March 2017
Saturday kicked off with the Women’s doubles – a round robin - won by Hannah Appleyard and Brittany Sheed, with Nina Catovic and Astrid Kanther second. It was good to see some quality doubles played, and a special thanks to Nicole Sewell for continuing to participate whist still injured, pairing with Tatum Wolmarans who had a good hit out with ...
The RKPTC Club Championships will be held 1-9 April 2017.
The Championships are held for the following events:
Mens Singles Over 50s
Mens Doubles Over 50s
Ladies Singles Over 50s
Ladies Doubles Over 50s
Mixed Doubles Over 50s
There is also a plate competition ...
Busselton were convincing winners beating us 23 sets to 13. We will be better prepared next year.
The grass courts we played on are in excellent condition and a pleasure to play on.
Unfortunately Peter Taylor was a casualty before play started, straining a calf. Adrian Manescu was certainly the most enthusiastic, playing social tennis for four ...
There was a great turnout and atmosphere, an open bar and the food was superb!
Incoming President Bruno Camarri gave a short speech on recent club developments and future directions for 2017.
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MC Nicholas Duncan was at his sparkling best, as attendees were treated to an excellent 3 course meal, and entertained by a violin solo by Dan Carney.
In proposing the toast to the Club and its past presidents, Richard Yorg spoke of his passion for the Club, some of his memories of past and present members, social functions, and tennis played and ...
Our Div 2 Men's Open League - winter 2016 team won their Pennant Grand Final match against Nollamara 4-2. Well done!!!
It was her first foray in the German League for 34 years. She had played in her homeland before migrating to Australia.
Claudia reports that she was welcomed warmly into the FTC Palmengarten club in Frankfurt. It was conveniently close as her parents lived nearby.
Armed with an introductory letter from RKPTC, and with a contact already a club ...