ROAD TO WIMBLEDON 2019 – RESULTS
A big well done to all 14 players who took part in our 14&U Road to Wimbledon competition on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th May. Some fantastic matches played by all.
Congratulations to Oskar Gregory for winning the boys event beating Ben Aseeley in a really close match which finished 11-9 in a 3rd set tie-break.
Congratulations to Tilly Menin-Steere for winning the girls event with Celia Sklirou finishing as runner-up.
Best of luck to our players who will be representing the club in the South Wales County Finals.
For a full list of results please click here.
Please click here to see pictures from the event.
TENNIS FOR KIDS COURSE –
MONDAY 27TH MAY – SATURDAY 1ST JUNE
Calling all parents with children 4-7 years keen to give tennis a try for the first time.
We are running a Tennis for Kids course at Mackintosh LTC from Monday 27th May to Saturday 1st June 9-10am each morning – Tennis for Kids is a fun starter course for kids aged between 4 and 11 who have never played tennis or have played very little before. Packed full of games and drills to get kids active, it also gives parents the chance to join in too.
Tennis for Kids includes six tennis sessions led by an accredited LTA coach, a racket and ball set, and a personalised t-shirt – all delivered for just £25 (+ £4.99 P&P).
To sign-up your child, please follow the link below:
14&U ROAD TO WIMBLEDON CHALLENGE
On Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th May, we will be hosting our annual 14&U Road to Wimbledon Challenge at Mackintosh LTC. This event is open to all juniors aged 14 & under (born 1 Sept 2004 – 31 Aug 2008). We will be running both a Boys Singles and Girls Singles event. Entry costs £8 per player.
The runners-up and winners from the Mackintosh event will be invited to the County Finals, with the winners from the County Finals invited to compete in the National Finals at Wimbledon in August.
This event is a fantastic opportunity for all junior players to gain more experience playing matches.
Please contact Rhys Morgan (Head Coach) if your child would like to enter.
During the Easter Holidays we will be running 2 weeks of tennis camps. The tennis camps are a fantastic way for your children to keep fit, have fun, improve their tennis and make new friends.
Week 1: Monday 15th – Thursday 18th April
Week 2: Tuesday 23rd – Friday 26th April
Mini Red (ages 4-8) 10-11am
£22 members / £28 non-members (per week)
£6 members / £8 non-members (per day)
All Day (ages 8+) 11am-4pm
£72 members / £90 non-members (per week)
£20 members / £25 non-members (per day)
If you would like to book a place, please download and complete the form below and return with payment to Rhys Morgan
Mackintosh LTC – Easter Holiday Tennis Camps 2019
Adults Easter Tennis Camps
We will also be running 3 days of Adults Tennis Camps during Easter Holidays 7-8:30pm on the following dates: Monday 15th, Wednesday 17th and Friday 26th April.
Players will be grouped with others of a similar standard
The costs for Adults Tennis Camp will be as follows:
£10 members / £12 non-members (per day)
£24 members / £30 non-members (3 days)
Please note – only a limited number of places available for the tennis camps. Please book your place early to avoid disappointment.
Recently named Tennis Wales Club of the Year 2017, Mackintosh Lawn Tennis Club are running Tennis Camps during the Summer Holidays. Aimed at ages 4-16 of all experience levels, the tennis camps are a fantastic way for your children to keep fit, have fun, improve their tennis and make new friends. With our enthusiastic team of qualified coaches (all DBS checked, and First Aid trained) your children are guaranteed an amazing experience.
***BOOK AND PAY FOR YOUR PLACE BEFORE SATURDAY 23RD JUNE TO RECEIVE A DISCOUNTED PRICE (SAVE UP TO £20 PER WEEK)***
We will be running four weeks of Summer Holiday Tennis Camps on the following dates:
Week 1 – Monday 23rd July – Friday 27th July
Week 2 – Monday 30th July – Friday 3rd August
Week 3 – Monday 13th August – Friday 17th August
Week 4 – Monday 20th August – Friday 24th August
For children aged 4-8 years we will be running Mini Red sessions every morning 10-11am. For the children aged 8+ there is All Day tennis camp running from 11am-4pm. There is also wrap around care available for children attending the All Day camp from 8am-6pm – please enquire for further details.
If you would like to book a place, please download & complete the form below & return along with payment to Rhys Morgan – places are limited, please book early to avoid disappointment.
Mackintosh LTC – Summer Holiday Tennis Camps 2018
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We are extremely proud to announce that in the recent Tennis Wales Awards evening, we have been named Tennis Wales Club of the Year for 2017!!
We would like to thank all of our members and everyone involved with the club for your fantastic support, which has helped us achieve this award.
2017 was an extremely successful year for the club. Some of our biggest achievements from the last 12 months are shown below:
- Increase of members from 231 (2014) to 351 (2017)
- Increase of players on the programme from 208 (2014) to 285 (2017)
- 3 out of 6 Winter League team promoted during 2016/17 season
- 4 out of 4 Summer League teams promoted during 2017 season
- 14 teams entered in AEGON Team Tennis South Wales (most teams out of any clubs in South Wales)
- AEGON Team Tennis National Open Tier Midlands Winners 2017 – qualified for National Finals
- Almost £2,000 raised for Charity in 24 hour tennis marathon
- 35 volunteers – including committee members, team captains and tennis leaders
- Started an outreach programme at a local park site to provide more opportunities for people in the community to play tennis.
- A number of successful social events bringing members together at the club, including family quiz nights, Halloween party and Golf Day.
If you are interested to get involved with the club further details on becoming a member can be found by clicking here.
Entries are now being taken for this years Mixed Singles Handicap Competition.
This years event will start from Monday 13th March, with the final taking place on Saturday 8th April @ 3pm.
The event is open to all adults & stronger juniors – all entrants must be members of Mackintosh LTC
Please download & complete an entry form & return with payment to Head Coach Rhys Morgan by no later than Friday 10th March 10pm.
Mackintosh LTC – Mixed Singles Handicap Tournament 2017
We will be holding a quiz night on Saturday 7th March starting at 7:30pm. Anyone can come along for the evening, with teams of up to 6 people. The quiz will cost £1 per person and there will be prizes for the winning team.
No need to get a babysitter for the evening – following the success of Emma’s childcare service during the last quiz night, she has kindly offered her services once again. Childcare will cost £5 per child and will include soft drinks, popcorn and a movie in a safe and child friendly environment. There will be limited childcare places available, please contact Emma to book your child’s place – 07970 820307.