Ilfracombe Tennis Club News

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APRIL 2021 NEWSLETTER & COVID-19 UPDATES

Our courts safely reopened from Monday 29th March 2021 & we challenge everyone to come join! Please take time to digest the information coming from the club, the LTA & the government. When we return to full activity there will be something for everyone with regular weekly programmes & regular weekend competitions & events. The website is packed full of information & this newsletter is designed to signpost the places to look for important information...

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Spring/Summer 2021 - Club Sessions

Our mission is to create club sessions for members of all ages & abilities, so if you don't think there is a session for you, your family & friends then please get in touch. We will support our members in establishing new club sessions...

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Playing Tennis - COVID-19 Update - 22MAR21

From 29th March 2021, for informal social play, group size is limited to a maximum of six people by law. Organised tennis activity for larger groups, including coached sessions, club nights and competitions is permitted by the Government as an exception to the limit of six, and so can continue, provided that venues, coaching providers and event organisers follow LTA COVID-19 secure guidelines. UNDER THE CURRENT COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS ALL COURT ACTIVITY MUST BE BOOKED ONLINE.

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Autumn/Winter 2020/21 - Daytime Club Sessions

Our traditional daytime social club sessions are TUESDAY & THURSDAY mornings & FRIDAY afternoons. These sessions typically attracts players that are either retired or have flexible working hours. With our ever growing membership we are seeking to actively encourage all available adult club members to consider daytime play. We are keen to support daytime play for all abilities...

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Autumn/Winter 2020/21 - Evening Club Nights

Our traditional evening club night is MONDAYS & this typically attracts players that play, or are seeking to play for club league teams. With our ever growing membership we are seeking to actively encourage all adult club members to consider evening play. Daylight hours are currently sufficient to allow play just past 7pm & we have three floodlit courts for play past this time, or earlier e.g. when the clocks change! We are keen to support evening play for all abilities...

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SEPTEMBER 2020 NEWSLETTER & COVID-19 UPDATES

Our courts safely reopened from Friday 15th May & we challenge everyone to come join! Please take time to digest the information coming from the club, the LTA & the government. When we return to full activity there will be something for everyone with regular weekly programmes & regular weekend competitions & events. The website is packed full of information & this newsletter is designed to signpost the places to look for important information...

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Playing Tennis - COVID-19 Update - 10SEP20

From 14th September 2020, for informal social play, group size is limited to a maximum of six people by law. Organised tennis activity for larger groups, including coached sessions, club nights and competitions is permitted by the Government as an exception to the limit of six, and so can continue, provided that venues, coaching providers and event organisers follow LTA COVID-19 secure guidelines. UNDER THE CURRENT COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS ALL COURT ACTIVITY MUST BE BOOKED ONLINE.

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Autumn/Winter 2020/21 - Club Sessions

Our mission is to create club sessions for members of all ages & abilities, so if you don't think there is a session for you, your family & friends then please get in touch. We will support our members in establishing new club sessions...

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Playing Tennis - COVID19 LTA Advice & Guidance

The updated LTA guidelines have been developed in consultation with the Government for tennis venues, coaches & players to follow from 1st June in England. Please allow for the necessary time needed by the club committee & coaches so they can safely implement the new guidelines. Our priority remains safety first & preventing the spread of the virus, & so activity, including small group coaching will only be done with a risk assessment having been undertaken...

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Playing Tennis - COVID-19 Update - 23MAY20

Every month (or as required) we will provide an update on some of the issues arising from the booking & usage of the courts & clarification on the specific activities that are allowed. This week is all about booking courts, handling tennis balls, balls escaping the courts, & the public toilets opening & closing again!

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