Mackintosh Bowling Club – Looking for New Members

The bowling club is looking for new members, young, old, experienced and those with no experience, all are welcome.

Why not pop along to the club and meet our friendly members and try out our green.

The new outdoor season started on Tuesday 19th April 2022. Since then the men have been playing home league matches on Tuesday & Saturday afternoons and a Wednesday evening. The ladies have been playing league matches on Monday evenings and Thursday afternoons.

We are currently offering free sessions working around the times of the club’s home league commitments.

If after the free sessions anyone interested in joining our Bowls Club should contact one of the following, Brian Pinnell, Justin Mignaud, Cynthia Pulsford, or Jeanette Parsons. Any of whom will happily advise and supply a Membership Application Form.

Contact Details

Brian Pinnell (President) Tel: 029 2073 1607   Mob: 07891 143051

Justin Mignaud   Tel: 029 2079 0155   Mob: 07870 806096

Cynthia Pulsford (Hon Sec) Tel: 029 2038 3182 Mob: 07583 405885

Jeanette Parsons  Tel: 029 2074 7764   Mob: 07969 330201

Mackintosh LTC – Coaching Programme – Autumn Term 2022

Details of the Autumn Term coaching courses can be seen below. All sessions are run by LTA Accredited(+) Coaches, with LTA Assistant Coaches and Tennis Leaders assisting with the delivery of sessions – coach to player ratios are kept low for group coaching sessions to ensure the delivery of the sessions is to the highest standard and to maximise playing opportunities.

The dates for the Autumn Term courses are as follows:
Monday 12th September – Saturday 17th December 2022 (13 weeks)
*NO COACHING DURING HALF TERM (W/C MON 31ST OCTOBER)*

Please see below the details of the Autumn Term courses:


HOW TO BOOK
For existing players – please fill out the form by clicking here.
For new players, please contact Rhys Morgan (Head Coach) to check availability for your preferred session before booking.

TERMS & CONDITIONS
Please familiarise yourself with our T&Cs for Group Coaching Courses:


If you have any questions, please contact Rhys Morgan (Head Coach) at: tenniscoach@mackintoshsportsclub.org or 07929 264165.

Mackintosh LTC – Adults Summer Camps 2022

We are pleased to be running 6 dates of Adults Summer Camps during the school holidays this year. All sessions will run from 7-8:55pm and will be based around specific doubles themes. There will be different groups for beginners, improvers and advanced players – so the sessions are open to everyone.

The dates and themes of the sessions will be as follows:

  1. Monday 25th July – Consistency from the back of the court
  2. Friday 29th July – Putting your opponents under pressure
  3. Monday 1st August – Dominating at the net
  4. Monday 15th August – Holding your serve
  5. Friday 19th August – Changing your formations
  6. Monday 22nd August – Putting it all together

The cost of the sessions will be:
£15 members / £20 non-members (per day)
£75 members / £100 non-members (all 6 days)

To book a place please submit a form by clicking here.

Please note – we are limited on numbers. Please book early to avoid disappointment!

Mackintosh LTC – Summer Camps 2022

We are very pleased to be running 4 weeks of tennis camps at Mackintosh LTC during the Summer Holidays. Aimed at children aged 4-16 of all experience levels, the tennis camps are a brilliant way for your children to keep fit, have fun, improve their tennis and make new friends. With our enthusiastic team of LTA Accredited qualified coaches (all DBS checked, and First Aid trained) your children are guaranteed an amazing experience in a safe and well organised environment outdoors.

The Summer Holiday Tennis Camps will be running on the following dates:

Week 1 – Monday 25th July – Friday 29th July
Week 2 – Monday 1st August – Friday 5th August
Week 3 – Monday 15th August – Friday 19th August
Week 4 – Monday 22nd August – Friday 26th August

For children aged 4-8 years we will be running Blue Stage & Red Stage sessions every morning 10-10:55am. For the children aged 8+ there is All Day tennis camp running from 11am-3:55pm.

For further information or to book your child a place, please click here.

PLACES ARE LIMITED, PLEASE BOOK EARLY TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT


We are also planning to run Adults Tennis Camps during the evenings in the Summer Holidays – dates TBC in due course.

Mackintosh LTC – Easter Holiday Camps 2022

We are very pleased to be running 2 weeks of tennis camps at Mackintosh LTC during the Easter Holidays. Aimed at children aged 4-16 of all experience levels, the tennis camps are a brilliant way for your children to keep fit, have fun, improve their tennis and make new friends.

With our enthusiastic team of LTA Accredited qualified coaches (all DBS checked, Safeguarding trained and First Aid trained) your children are guaranteed an amazing experience in a safe and well organised environment outdoors.

The Easter Holiday Tennis Camps will be running on the following dates:
Week 1 – Monday 11th – Thursday 14th April (4 days)
Week 2 – Tuesday 19th – Friday 22nd April (4 days)

For children aged 4-8 years we will be running Blue Stage & Red Stage sessions every morning 10-10:55am. For the children aged 8+ there is All Day tennis camp running from 11am-3:55pm.

For further information or to book your child a place, please click here.

PLACES ARE LIMITED, PLEASE BOOK EARLY TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT

Mackintosh LTC – Grand Slam Series

We are excited to introduce our NEW Mackintosh Grand Slam series, which will be a number of internal competitions that we will run throughout the year for youth players who are new to playing matches or for those looking to gain some additional match play experience.

The events will run on the 2nd Saturday of each half term/school holiday and will provide players from ages 6-18 with an opportunity to engage with regular competition & will give players a purpose and something to prepare/aim for during their coaching sessions leading up to each event.

The first event will be the Australian Open series and will take place on Saturday 26th February.

Mackintosh LTC – February Half Term Camps 2022

We will be running 3 days of Tennis Camps during February Half Term on the following dates:
Tuesday 22nd February
Wednesday 23rd February
Thursday 24th February


With the number of COVID cases extremely high at the moment, we have decided to split the groups into shorter sessions spread out across the day, to reduce the number of people at the club at the same time, and to avoid using the indoor facilities.

Blue Stage (ages 4-6) – 10-10:55am
Red Stage (ages 6-8) – 11-11:55am
£7.50 members / £10 non-members (per day)
£20 members / £25 non-members (ALL 3 days)
Red Stage Invitation (ages 6-8) – 10-11:55am 
Orange Stage (ages 8-9) – 10-11:55am
Green Stage (ages 9-10) – 10-11:55am
Orange Stage Invitation (ages 8-9) – 12:30-2:25pm
Green Stage Invitation (ages 9-10) – 12:30-2:25pm
Yellow Stage (ages 11+) – 12:30am-2:25pm
Yellow Invitation Squads (ages 11+) – 3-4:55pm
£15 members / £20 non-members (per day)
£40 members / £50 non-members (ALL 3 days)

Please note – there are only a limited number of places on the courses. Please book early to avoid disappointment. 

HOW TO BOOK
To book a place, please fill out the form by clicking here.

TERMS & CONDITIONS
Please familiarise yourself with our T&Cs for Holiday Camps:

Mackintosh LTC – Summer Holiday Tennis Camps 2021

We are very pleased to be running 4 weeks of tennis camps at Mackintosh LTC during the Summer Holidays. Aimed at children aged 4-16 of all experience levels, the tennis camps are a brilliant way for your children to keep fit, have fun, improve their tennis and make new friends. With our enthusiastic team of LTA Accredited qualified coaches (all DBS checked, and First Aid trained) your children are guaranteed an amazing experience in a safe and well organised environment outdoors.

The Summer Holiday Tennis Camps will be running on the following dates:

Week 1 – Monday 19th July – Friday 23rd July
Week 2 – Monday 26th July – Friday 30th July
Week 3 – Monday 9th August – Friday 13th August
Week 4 – Monday 16th August – Friday 20th August

For children aged 4-8 years we will be running Blue Stage & Red Stage sessions every morning 10-10:55am. For the children aged 8+ there is All Day tennis camp running from 11am-3:55pm.

For further information or to book your child a place, please click here.

PLACES ARE LIMITED, PLEASE BOOK EARLY TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT

We are also planning to run Adults Tennis Camps during the evenings in the Summer Holidays – dates TBC in due course.

Mackintosh LTC – May Half Term Matchplay Day

During the May Half Term we will be running a LTA Youth Matchplay day at Mackintosh LTC for players aged 6-14 on Friday 4th June.

Playing matches and competition is a vital part of learning to play the game. Competition can help to motivate players and provides a purpose for coaching. In addition, it helps to teach players key life lessons such as learning to win and lose, never giving up, fair play and sportsmanship, plus lots more.

Events include:
8&U Red Stage – 10am-12pm
9&U Orange Stage – 1pm-3:30pm
10&U Green Stage – 9:30-12:30pm
14&U Yellow Stage – 1:30-4:30pm

All events will include both singles and doubles matches played in a relaxed environment to give players a great competition experience.

How to enter:
Please follow the link below and enter your child through the LTA website –
Mackintosh LTC May Half Term Matchplay | LTA – Tennis for Britain
**Please note – when entering only enter your child into the Singles event – they will be automatically added to the Doubles event for their age group**

If you have any questions, please get in touch with Head Coach Rhys Morgan at: tenniscoach@mackintoshsportsclub.org or on 07929 264165.

Bowls – New Members Welcome

The bowling club is always looking for new members, young, old, experienced and those with no experience, all are welcome.

Why not pop along to the club meet our friendly members and try out our green.

The new outdoor season starts on 1st May 2021 Covid 19 restrictions permitting. During this month the men will be playing home league matches on Tuesday & Saturday afternoons and a Wednesday evening. The ladies will be playing friendly matches on Monday evenings and Thursday afternoons.

From 1st May we are currently offering 4 free sessions during the month of May working around the times of the club’s home league commitments.

If after the free sessions anyone interested in joining our Bowls Club should contact either Brian Pinnell or Cynthia Pulsford.

Contact Details

Brian Pinnell (President)                                 Tel: 029 2073 1607          Mob: 07891 143051

Cynthia Pulsford (Hon Secretary)              Tel: 029 2038 3182          Mob: 07583 405885