MTC: TENNIS WHISPERER

MTC is proud to announce its new Tennis Whisperer program.

My game is reasonably developed. So ….

Why is it so difficult to make my serve more reliable?

Why can’t I improve my backhand?

Why do I miss easy volleys?

I just don’t know when to pull the trigger on a ground stroke!

Just ask the Tennis Whisperer. Scan the bar code with your phone camera app to find out about this new and exciting MTC program.

Or log onto MTC Tennis Whisperer.

MTC Open Court Sessions Start Friday 31st January

All the gear but no idea? You’re at the right place. Open Court Sessions are a new and great way to get out and meet new people, have a laugh, and play tennis at your skill level – with a killer soundtrack, naturally.

Click here for information & sign up

MTC Stringing Special

MTC’s Proshop just took delivery of a new stringing machine.

This is a perfect time for anyone looking to get ready for the upcoming competition season to have their racquets restrung.

MTC is offering a $5.00 discount to all Club Members who have their racquets strung between now and 31st Jan. This includes any of our string range and as well as anyone suppling their own strings ie labour cost $25 instead of $30.

2019 Clarke & Humel Manly Seaside

Manly Lawn Tennis Club

Venue: Manly Lawn Tennis Club
Address:
Belgrave and Raglan Streets
Manly
2095 Manly, NSW
Australia
Route atGoogle Maps
Phone: 0406 693 116
Email: [email protected]
Tournament contact
Name: Marc Dragan – Scott Blackburn -Annette Harris
Phone: 0406 693 116
Email: [email protected]
NOTE: AMT singles is limited to 88 entries for the mens singles and 88 entries womens singles.
The main draw will be a full 32 draw with no byes.
REMINDER If your doubles partner is only playing the doubles they must also enter
If players do not make the Qualifing for the Opens, they may be placed in the A Grade singles.
If you wish to be moved please make a note in your entry to this effect, as it will be up to the player to make us aware that you would like to be moved. We will not be contacting individuals to ask if they wish to be moved.
Entry fees must be paid online prior to your entry being accepted. if your entry is not paid for you will not be accepted in the tournament.
Any player seeded in a higher event will not be permitted to play in a lower event.
Players may only enter 3 events:2 singles+1 doubles or 1 singles + 2 doubles
Players are to enter either Opens and A Grade or A Grade and B Grade. You are not to enter Opens and B Grade.

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 camps focus mostly on tennis skills and drills with a few games mixed in.  The afternoon include match play along with other sports to give the children some variety.
So please join us for a great time over the holiday break!
Contact:
Richard Gauntlett
Manly Tennis Centre
CNR Belgrave St & Raglan St, Manly, NSW 2095
0451-223-112

Boyd Blackburn: Roberts Wesleyan Male Scholar Athlete of the Month

Boyd Blackburn is the Roberts Wesleyan Male Scholar Athlete of the Month for April, 2019.

Boyd, a senior on the tennis team, has a 3.50 grade point average as a business administration major at Roberts.

Click here for video

Congrats Boyd!!!

Court Usage Policy

The Manly Tennis Centre have a long term facilities’ management contract with the club.

The Manly Tennis facility is a dual use facility with the courts shared between MLTC and MTC.

MTC controls the hiring of ALL courts for public play, private coaching, competitions and functions OUTSIDE of the designated Club Play Times.

Courts for play by club members are available as follows:

  • Club Member Play Times

Monday Nil
Tuesday 2 courts from 1.30 to 7.00 pm
Wednesday 2 courts from 7 am to 9 am
Thursday ALL YEAR
4 courts from 1 pm to 4 pm
3 courts from 4 pm to 6 pm
4 courts from 6 pm to 8 pm
2 courts from 8 pm to 10 pm
Friday 4 courts 6.30 pm to 8.30 pm
Saturday 6 courts from 11.30 am to 6 pm
(Social 12 to 4 pm)
Sunday 3 courts 8 am to 1 pm
2 courts 1 pm to 6 pm
Public Holidays 3 courts 7 am to 6 pm
  • Club Play

Organised Play:  Courts are reserved for organised social and competitive play for club members on Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Public Holiday afternoons and designated events such as the Club Championships.

Visitors of club members, including family who are non-members, must sign in the Court Captain on duty and pay a fee to MLTC prior to play.

Reservations:   Other  than Organised Play, a reservation is required with the Manly Tennis Centre (MTC) to use the club courts. Reserved play is limited to 1-hour for hitting sessions or singles and to 90-minutes for doubles play.  To reserve a court, players must make a booking for court usage at least 1-day in advance, listing the names of the players on the reservation.  Members must vacate any reserved court if other members are waiting to play at the conclusion of play.

  • Non-Club Member Play

Non-club play means play outside of the advertised club hours above.

MTC controls the hiring of ALL courts for public play, private coaching, competitions and functions OUTSIDE of the designated Club Play times.

Personal Hire: Members may play outside of Club Play Times subject to MTC’s management policy, hiring fees, court usage and court conditions.

To ensure there are NO misunderstandings and as a courtesy, before play please contact MTC to ascertain court availability, fee to be paid  and to make a personal reservation. Court costs are the responsibility of the member(s) booking the court.

Visitors of club members, including family who are non-members, must sign in with MTC and pay a fee to MTC prior to play.

This information is available on our web site under FAQs.

Revised: August 2018

MTC Ladies Competitions – Term 2

MTC Ladies Competitions

Term 2 – 2019

Scott is accepting entries for Term 2, Tuesday and Friday MTC Ladies Competitions.  Tuesday Ladies start 30th April; Friday 3rd May.

All matches are played at Manly Lawn Tennis Club and consist of three sets of doubles over two hours duration. Matches start at either 9.15am or 11.15am. The all-inclusive ten-week competitions wrap up immediately before the end of each school term. Reserve players always welcome.

For more information, pls contact or email Scott.

Scott Blackburn
MTC Tennis Director & Head Pro

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 camps focus mostly on tennis skills and drills with a few games mixed in.  The afternoon include match play along with other sports to give the children some variety.
So please join us for a great time over the holiday break!
Contact:
Richard Gauntlett
Manly Tennis Centre
CNR Belgrave St & Raglan St, Manly, NSW 2095
0451-223-112