Entries by Rob Muir

Club News

Annual Club Championships The Men’s and Ladies Singles Finals were played last Saturday before a big crowd and after two close matches, our champions from last year were victorious again. In the Ladies singles Sofie Sullivan came from behind to defeat Emily Peake in three long sets.  This was a very close final and both ladies […]

Being Fit May Be as Good for You as Not Smoking

A new study found a strong correlation between endurance and living a long life. Being in shape may be as important to a long life as not smoking, according to an interesting new study of the links between fitness and mortality. The study also explores whether there is any ceiling to the benefits of fitness […]

Annual Club Championship Draws

Please click on the links below to open each draw in a new tab: Open Men’s Singles  MLTC2018-OMS Open Men’s Doubles  MLTC2018-OMD Open Mixed Doubles  MLTC2018-OXD A-Grade Men’s Singles  MLTC2018-AMS A-Grade Men’s Doubles  MLTC2018-AMD A-Grade Mixed Doubles  MLTC2018-AXD Result from this past weekend’s play are included. Thank you to Dean Hodgson for compiling the draws.

Should You Have Knee Replacement Surgery?

Some experts question whether the surgery is being done too often or too soon on patients who have not adequately explored less invasive approaches. For the vast majority of patients with debilitating knee pain, joint replacement surgery is considered an “elective” procedure. While it’s true that one’s life doesn’t depend on it, what about quality […]

Club News

Entries are low for the Club Championships and entries close next Monday October 15.  None of our Men’s 1 team have entered as yet. The Ladies Open Singles and Doubles will now be played at the end of November as many of our top ladies are unavailable.  The Open Mixed and A event Ladies Singles and Doubles […]

Club News

The long weekend saw many players at social tennis practicing for the Club Championships. Entries close on October 15 so get your entries in. Anybody needing a doubles partner just let me know and I will try to find one for you. There will be 4 seeds in all events and after placing the seeds, […]

Saturday Social Court Captain Roster

Court Captains September 29 – December 22, 2018 Sept. 29                   Denis Crowley                            Bob Duffin Oct.     6                   Peter Roberts                             Narelle Kinsey Oct.   13                   Milton Da Rocha                        Ian Bate Oct.   20                                Club Championships Oct.   27                                Club Championships Nov.    3                                 Club Championships Nov.  10                    Jon Corney                                 Scott Anderson Nov.  17                    Dean Hodgson                           Sarah Bunting Nov. 24                     Tim Coleman                              […]

Annual Club Championships Entries Close Oct 14

Entries for the club championships are now open.  Events are: Open Men’s singles and doubles Open Ladies singles and doubles Open Mixed Doubles A grade Men’s singles and doubles A grade Ladies singles and doubles A grade Mixed doubles. Open grades are for anyone. A grade is for men 2.1 Badge grade or lower and ladies […]

School Holiday Tennis Camps

During the October school holidays, Manly Tennis Centre is running tennis-focused multi-sport camps. We keep our coach to student ratio low to make sure that everyone gets as much attention as possible and the children get the most out of the camps. The camps run daily from 8:30 AM to 3 PM. The mornings of the […]

MLTC Badge Finals

Badge Final Results Manly Lawn Tennis Club had two winning Badge Teams last Saturday.  Our Men’s 1 and Ladies 2 were successful.  Our Men’s 4 were beaten in the final. Congratulations to the winning teams and commiserations to our losing team. Of the 13 Men’s and Ladies grades, 4 Clubs each won 2 grades: Manly, Neutral Bay, […]