Our coaches have put together some fun tennis activities for you to try at home while you’re stuck at home during lockdown. Let us know if you have any ideas for more videos you would like to see and don’t forget to send in videos of you taking part!
Following on from our last email of Friday 20th March, where we advised closure of the Club, a number of members and coaches have pointed out to the LTA guidelines recommending outdoor tennis subject to certain conditions.
We did not take the decision to close lightly, having consulted a number of other big London clubs including in the North West London area – we decided to close with a very heavy heart.
Update on Governing body/Public recommendation on Tennis activities.
All group activities that are considered high risk will be cancelled until further notice.
Denzell Darkey won the Invitational Winter National Tour 10 and under Finals.
The event took place at the prestigious National Centre in Roehampton by the Lawn Tennis Association.
16 players of the best players in the 10 and Under age group over the year were invited to play in the season finale.
Denzell kept his focus, winning all of his matches without dropping a set and won the final 4-3, 4-3 against Henry Hughes .
We are very proud to be recognised in the U.K. as being an official partner of the world famous Nadal Academy Clinic and in doing so, are able to offer our members preferential discounted rates at their Academy in Mallorca, Spain. As part of our partnership, we will be holding clinics for the Academy to showcase their coaching techniques with their own coaches on court…
On 20th October 2019 Chandos Lawn Tennis Club hosted an invitational tennis competition in support of the sufferers of Motor Neuron Disease, including long time club member Simon Brennan.
The competition was run by head coach Javier Romero and thirty two eager teammates of Simon and other club members raised funds in support of this debilitating disease which has no known cure (yet).
CLUB FINALS RESULTS
Well played to all who made this a memorable tournament in 2019!
We had a whopping 144 entrants in all events. 167 Matches were played over 15 events from Under 8s to 60 and Over players!!
Thanks to all who showed up for an excellent Finals day played Indoors which added to the atmosphere where the Tennis was of a very high level.
This year’s quiz night was held last Sunday evening with Quiz Master, Toby testing us all with a selection of questions covering all aspects from Sport to Science to TV and History. Then our new chef Dana served a mouth watering buffet dinner that had us all talking about the delicious taste and aromatic smells of her beautifully presented food
Congratulations to sprightly 90 year old Lennie who showed the youngsters how to do it!, In the GB Seniors 85+ championship held at the All England Club he overcame the number 1 seed in the semi -finals in a champions tie-break final set to go on to take the Men’s Final in 2 sets.
For any of you watching this great Wimbledon final thank you Andrew Castle for wishing Bobby Wilson a speedy recovery- all of us Ar Chandos Tennis Club are missing him too.