STURT LAWN TENNIS CLUB

at Unley Oval, corner of Langham Tce and Edmund Ave, Unley

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CONGRATULATIONS to our Ladies - Metro Division 1 Premiers (again)!

In a very even match against Drive Blue on 27th March, Sturt triumphed 4 sets to 2, including 3 tie-breakers.
Each of our Finals players contributed by winning at least one set: Jenny Brinkworth, Paula Brinkworth, Kristin Jeffery, Sophie McDonald and Lindy McNamara.
Click here for full match details.
The team also won two years ago in 2019, but last year were beaten by Covid!

Our Men's Div-1 lost their Grand Final to a very strong Reade Park Blue team.
We congratulate them on reaching the final.

Autumn means FINALS are coming!

Thursday 25th March: GRAND FINALS for Women's Mid-Week competition.
      Congratulations to Reade Park, Tranmere and Memorial Drive. Next season for Sturt?

Saturday 27th March: GRAND FINALS for both Men's & Ladies Metro Afternoon competitions.
      Sturt's Div-1 teams are playing, both Men and Ladies! Best Wishes.
      Our Div-3 men (Minor Premiers) lost their semi final on 20th March by just one set!

Saturday 10th April: Semi Finals for Saturday Morning Men's comp, then Prelim's on 17th and Grand on 24th.
      Both Sturt's Div-3 Dark Blue teams should be involved (Singles+Doubles & Doubles-Only).

Social Fast4 Tennis on Australia Day.

Keep Tuesday 26th January free for Sturt's Fast4 Doubles Tournament.
While the emphasis will be on fun and friendship, there will be prizes for 2 tiers of players (Open & Masters).
Cost is only $15 including lunch. More details are shown below:

Register from 10:30am. Matches start 11:00. At least 3 qualifying sets before lunch.
Lunch 12:30 - 1:30. ($5 for non-playing spectators)
Then 3 more sets from 1:30 to decide the leading pairs in each division. They play for the prizes.

Club Open Championship on Monday 8th March.

The Adelaide Cup Public Holiday is the ideal date for our Championship. All members can enter, both male & female, and there will be a Masters Championship for social players. Save the date, and watch here for details soon.

2021 will be better!

Saturday Afternoon matches (both women and men) resume on 9th January 2021,
with Saturday Mornings not until 23rd January, and Thursdays on 28th January.

Most of our regular social players are playing through the festive season with their normal sessions on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Sunday Junior Coaching is suspended until February, but Sundays are a great time for parents to play tennis with their kids.

Fast-4 resumes on Wednesday 13th January at 6pm. Lots of quick sets for everyone!

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