Junior Tenisathon!

COME AND JOIN THE FUN WITH OUR JUNIOR TENNISATHON 25th JULY 9am-9pm. We’re going to have a continuous match for 12 hours and we need your help. The challenge is split into 1 hour blocks and you can reserve your hour by emailing ian.vidgen@hotmail.co.uk. It is £5 per person to play and all the proceeds go to the Penzance Tennis Club Junior...

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Re-opening of clubhouse!

To all members of Penzance Tennis Club 01/07/2020 I’m pleased to announce that from Saturday 4th July the Café/Bar will be open Monday to Saturday 1000-1300 (closed on Sundays), operating light refreshments, soft and alcoholic drinks. We continue to follow the latest LTA Covid 19 latest advice unreservedly at our Club. Please familiarise yourselves with the following procedure before entering the Club at all times. Procedure for takeaways: 1). Enter Clubroom via the patio door marked ‘ENTRANCE’. 2). Follow route and proceed to bar serving area, waiting 2 metres apart. 3)  Please sanitise your hands using the sanitiser provided at the bar. 4)  Please sign the log sheet on the bar (Govt requirement for Track and Trace). 5). Wait in turn to be served – 1 person at a time following distancing marks. 6). Once served please follow the one way route to exit the Clubroom. Please dispose of everything after use in the recyclable bins provided. The internal door from the Clubroom to the lobby will remain closed, and can only be used as an emergency exit. The Club office will remain closed. From Monday 6th July all washroom facilities will be available via the courtside entrance. Washroom access: 1 person at a time in each washroom, 1 person at a time waiting in the lobby, Others, wait outside the courtside doors until the lobby becomes vacant. Washrooms are available daily from 9.30am after enhanced cleaning. If engaged return to sign-posted lobby waiting area until free. The main front door from the car park remains closed, and can only be used as an emergency exit. Changing areas and showers will remain closed Procedure: 1). Enter lobby via courtside door, with proximity/swipe card, 2)  Sanitise your hands using sanitiser provided, 2). Proceed to washroom. If engaged return to waiting area in lobby, 3). If waiting area in lobby occupied, wait outside observing 2m social distancing guidance. 4). Ensure courtside door is closed on exiting. Trevor Newborn Chair, Penzance Tennis...

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NEW – summer doubles ladder – sign up now!

NEW – summer doubles ladder! Sign up now! Due to the cancellation of the Summer Team League Competition we’re considering running a Summer Doubles League for members. The league would run for 12 weeks and follow a similar format to our popular Winter Singles League. You will be scheduled an opponent every week and you will move up or down the ladder depending upon your results. It will be open to all adult members so men’s pairs, mixed pairs and women’s pairs will be playing against each other. It will cost £10 per player (i.e £20 per pair). You can only enter once. If this is something you would be interested in please email ian.vidgen@hotmail.co.uk. We will only run this event if we have enough interest from the members. The deadline for expressions of interest is Sunday 21st June. This will be great fun so sign up ASAP and let Ian know before...

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Easyfundraising – please support!

NEW – Easyfundraising! Did you know that whenever you buy anything online – from your weekly shop to your annual holiday – you could be raising free donations for Penzance Tennis Club with easyfundraising? There are over 4,000 shops and sites on board ready to make a donation – including eBay, Argos, John Lewis, ASOS, Booking.com and M&S – and it won’t cost you a penny extra to help us raise funds. All you need to do is: Go to https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/penzancetc/?invite=x8i4zh&referral-campaign=s2s and join for free.Every time you shop online, go to easyfundraising first to find the site you want and start shopping.After you’ve checked out, the retailer will make a donation to Penzance Tennis Club at no extra cost to you whatsoever! There are no catches or hidden charges and Penzance Tennis Club will be really grateful for your donations. Thank you for your...

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Disabled toilet access from Monday 15th June

To all members of Penzance Tennis Club10th June 2020 We continue to follow the latest LTA Covid 19 latest advice unreservedly at our Club – familiarise yourself with these guidelines before attending the Club at all times. I’m pleased to announce that from 09.30 on Monday 15th June 2020 we are opening limited washroom facilities for access by members to the disabled toilet via the lobby area by following the procedure below : Access to lobby and disabled toilet will only be via the courtside door(main car park door to remain locked at all times)after 9.30 am every day, to allow for enhanced cleaning.PROCEDURE:- Enter lobby, with proximity /swipe card only, through courtside door.Proceed to disabled toilet, if engaged return to waiting area by clubroom door.If waiting area occupied stay outside observing 2m social distancing guidance. There are 2m floor markings and a hand sanitiser as you enter the lobby for your use as you enter and exit, plus hand washing and disposable paper towels in the disabled toilet. Note these are in addition to the latest precautions and guidance given by the LTA Covid 19 latest advice. Trevor NewbornChair, Penzance Tennis...

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