Macmillian World’s Biggest Coffee Morning.
SMASHING! Toby Perkins MP pops into CLTC for a cuppa on Friday 29th September to support Macmillan’s World Biggest Coffee Morning. Thank you to Helen Parker for organising the event and well done everyone for raising £301!
Club Tournament 2017
Congratulations to all the winners of the Club Tournament. Thank goodness for the indoor courts! It’s only the second time in 12 years rain has forced the tournament indoors.
Men’s Open Singles – James Allen Men’s
Open Doubles – Jack Gray & James Allen
Ladies Open Singles – Mary Langen
Ladies Open Doubles – Harriet Head & Mary Langen
Mixed Open Doubles – Mary Langen & Ryan Spragg
Vet’s H/C Singles – Andy Parker
Men’s H/C Singles – Jonno Garner
Men’s H/C Doubles – Guillermo Sierra & Paul Priest
Ladies H/C Singles – Jo Edney
Ladies H/C Doubles – Helen Parker & Danielle Jackson
Mixed H/C Doubles – Jacky Gardner & Tom Roberts
Thank you to all those who came to watch and support the finalists, to those that helped in the kitchen and behind the bar, to John Roberts for refereeing the event and to all the finalists for giving us some great tennis!
Follow the link to the gallery for pictures of the day.
Summertime Slam at CLTC was held on Sunday 16th July. Kids mini tennis& adult tournaments run during the morning, followed by bingo, bbq and watching the men’s Wimbledon Final on the big screen. £250 was raised for Ashgate Hospice, the club’s charity for 2017.
Ashgate Hospice Sparkle Walk
CLTC’s Team Sparkle successfully completed the 10km Sparkle Walk on July 1st and helped raise money for Ashgate Hospice – The Club’s Charity for 2017.
See the Gallery for more photos. http://chesterfieldtennis.org.uk/gallery/nggallery/chesterfiel-tennis-club-albums/
Chesterfield CPE UTR Tournament –
CLTC welcomed 7 players from Italy, along with their coach, to take part in the first ever UTR Tournament to be held in the UK. There were 16 players altogether from the age of 12 – 20 who played some exceptional tennis for us over the weekend of the 18th & 19th February. CLTC was represented by four of our Junior players.
The event was sponsored by Solinco (World leading strings provider). See the GALLERY for more photos.
On January 4th 2017 the Club Chairman, Andy Parker, handed over a cheque for £1,660 to Macmillan for the Chesterfield Royal Hospital Cancer Centre. This was the Club’s chosen charity for 2016. Pictured are Rob Turner, from Macmillan, Andy Bell, Head Coach, Sue Perryman, Club Treasurer, Andy Parker, Chairman and Louise Shipstone, Tennis Club Administrator.
A big thank you to those who supported and donated to our fundraising events during the year. https://www.macmillan.org.uk/donate/macmillan-projects/chesterfield.html
S&D Dinner 2016
Sheffield & District LTA Annual Dinner at Baldwin’s Omega. Congratulations to CLTC’s Ladies A team who were winners of Division 1 this year. They received the trophy from Kay Rowlings, president of the S&D LTA. More pictures can be found onhttp://facebook.com/sdlta1891.
Annual Club Dinner & Presentation Evening
The Annual Dinner and Presentation Evening took place at the Pro act stadium, the home of Chesterfield Football club. This year the entertainment was provided by casino games which preceded and followed the 3 course meal and presentations. The profit from the raffle and casino going to the Club’s named charity which is the Chesterfield Royal Macmillan Cancer Centre. Presentations were made to the club tournament winners and the following awards which were announced on the night.
Member of the Year 2016 – Ashley Gale
Player of the Year 2016 – Jonny Davies
Most Improved Player – Jo Edney
Junior Recognition Award – Euan Burgess
Thank you to all who attended and made the evening a success.
Club Tournament Finals Day
Congratulations to all the winners.
Mens Singles – Jonny Davies
Ladies Singles – Amy Harris,
Mens Doubles – Jonny & Gareth Haggett
Ladies Doubles – Amy Harris & Alex Calder
Mixed – Mary Langen & Ryan Spragg
Mens h/c Singles – Simon Paterson
Ladies h/c Singles – Jo Edney
Mens h/c Doubles – James Allen & Jonathan Garner
Mixed h/c Doubles – Andy & Sue Parker
Mens Vets Singles – Pete Edney
Thank you to all the participants and to all the spectators who came down to support the finalists! Great tennis and sunny weather helped make the day perfect!