Entries by Rob Muir

Annual Club Championships

October 14/15  21/22 The championships will again be conducted over four weekends in two sessions in October 2017 and February 2018 to provide competitive tennis for all members regardless of age or standard.   Details of the February Combined Championships will be announced later. Club Championships October Knock Out Format Open Men’s Singles Open Men’s Doubles […]

Tennis Seniors Qld Carnival

Q18 is fast approaching – that’s our annual Tennis Seniors Australia event, at the Gold Coast, from January 7. Click for Link  A Teams’ Nomination Form must be completed by each and every one of the players in your team! It will be available next month. Don’t forget to nominate someone (if you think they are […]

Badge Results – Round 13

Some very close matches last Saturday and with one round remaining semi final spots are on the line for several of our teams.It is important to come first or second otherwise you have an away semifinal. Hopefully everyone  makes themselves available this weekend. Ladies 1 Won 4-4 on games.  With Nicky and Lisa away in […]

Badge Results – Round 12

A mixed result with several losses putting semifinal places in jeopardy for a few of our teams. With only two matches remaining strong pairings are required to guarantee semifinal places for those teams. Ladies 1 v Ladies 2    A win by 6-2 to our top team.  Jane and Ali won 3 sets and Julia and […]

Seaside Entry Dates Published

This year’s AMT Men’s Singles it will be the following format: Pre Qualification [32 Draw] Dec 26 Qualification [64 Draw] Dec 27-28 Main Draw [16 Draw] Dec 29-31 Online entry dates are as follows: Entry open:Sunday, 15 October 2017 12:00 AM (GMT +11:00) Entry deadline:Tuesday, 12 December 2017 11:59 PM (GMT +11:00) Withdrawal deadline:Saturday, 16 […]

Membership Renewals

Invoices for new season membership commencing 1 September will be invoiced to all current members by the end of the month. Please advise if you do not wish to renew membership. Full membership will move to $430, Under 30 to $270, Mid week $270, student/junior $160 and overseas player to $200. Social membership will remain […]

How to Play the Lobber

Denis & Chris successfully used a ‘lobbing strategy’ to win their last match.  This begs an answer to the question how should you play against a doubles pair who continuously lob you if you’re on the receiving end of the lobbers?? So why do lobbers win?  Apart from exhausting your patience (“This IS NOT tennis […]

Badge Results – Round 11

A bad weekend with only three winning badge teams.Still eight teams have good chances of making the semi finals so hopefully some big wins to come in the final three rounds. Ladies 1 Lost 6-2.  A loss to the top team at home was not what was hoped. Unusual pairings this weekend with players unavailable […]