Reminder: The ANU Tennis Club’s last session for the 2017 year will be held tomorrow (Sunday 19 November) from 2pm to 6pm as usual.
After this, no more sessions will be held until term resumes in February 2018. See How To Join for more information.
Club members will still have card access to book courts with ANU Sport until 31 December 2017. After which, this will expire and you will have to join again at the start of term next year.
The 2017 ANU Tennis Club Committee would like to say thank you to everyone who has joined us throughout the year. We hope you have enjoyed the experience of being a part of the tennis club community.
We hope this song by Blue will “Make U Wanna” be a part of the tennis club family again next year!
Thank you to everybody who turned out for our AGM!
Minutes are being prepared and will be uploaded shortly (along with photos from today’s AGM and installation of our club banner / noticeboard on the South Oval courts).
The feedback session was extremely helpful in identifying what club members loved about their experience this year, and what they felt could be improved.
We also elected members of the 2018 committee, who are detailed below. We are looking forward to 2018!
- President: Ming Han Yap
- Vice-President: Samuel Walker
- Treasurer: Andre Olivier
- Competitions Coordinator: Jessica Barry
- Social Officer: Matt Vestal
- General Representatives: Shiyao Zhong, Simon Duffield, Yap Zhi Lin
- Coach: Dillon Hammil
Thank you to all of those who nominated as it was a great sign of your commitment to participate in the club’s activities.
Here’s to a great year ahead!
4 October 2017
The start time for the 2017 AGM has been moved back 1 hour to start at 1.00pm instead of 2.00pm.
The location (South Oval Tennis Courts) and day (Sunday 8 October) remain unchanged.
Regarding nominations for committee positions:
Please note that the club coach(es) for 2018 will be decided by the incumbent club committee.
For more information, please visit AGM 2017
Beginning Sunday 8 October, Sunday club sessions will run from 2pm to 6pm instead of the current 1pm to 5pm.
The format will be as usual:
- 2pm to 4pm: Advanced / pennant training
- 4pm to 6pm: Beginners and social session
ONLY SUNDAY SESSIONS WILL BE AFFECTED. Other sessions will still run as per the times below:
- Wednesdays (advanced and pennant training): 5pm to 7pm
- Fridays (social): 4pm to 7pm
- Saturdays (beginner matchplay): 3pm to 4pm
For more information, please see Club Sessions
This is also a reminder that the Annual General Meeting will be held at 2pm on Sunday 8 October at the South Oval Courts.
If you wish to nominate yourself to run for a position on next year’s Tennis Club Committee, you must fill out the form at anutennis.org/agm2017
That webpage also contains all the relevant information for the AGM including the agenda and the positions available.
Please do not hesitate to contact us via email if you have any queries.
The annual ADFA Cup between ANU Tennis and the Australian Defence Force Academy will run in mid-October 2017!
For more information, please visit ADFA Cup 2017
During #BloodDonorWeek, the ANU Tennis Club signed up to the Australian Red Cross Blood Service Red 25 group donor initiative! To make good on our commitment, we are trying to organise a time for members to donate in term 4!
Supplies for different blood groups have been quite low this year, and members are encouraged to roll up their sleeves for this important cause.
To sign up, please visit Blood Donor Week
AGM will be held on 8 October 2017. Here, we will be electing next year’s committee. Please visit the info page: AGM 2017 for more information
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ALL current members of the ANU Tennis Club for 2017 MUST FILL IN THE FORM BELOW AS SOON AS POSSIBLE
This information is required as part of new regulations with our affiliation of Tennis ACT, which allows us to receive funding for equipment and club sessions.
Please only fill in the form once.
If you would like to know more about this initiative, please email us (click here).
Congratulations to our stellar tennis team this year! WE WON!
Our team consisted of:
Ramiele Ching Thong
It was a tough day, the rain aside, but the quality of UC was very high. Our team dug deep and fought bravely, and came away with a well deserved victory: 3-2. The saw many great rally’s and points which were truly great to witness. The club certainly has some talent in its mist!
Thank you to all who participated this year and especially to our coach Dillon Hammill for organising the team.
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