We are now fully open for normal club play on Wednesday evenings and Saturday afternoons although the clubhouse remains closed. We continue to follow Ulster Branch and Tennis Ireland Covid-19 guidelines including hand sanitising and social distancing.

Adult coaching has restarted on Monday evenings. If interested please contact Rosemary via the club email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 07894862413.

 

Dates for your diary

Please come down and support YOUR local Tennis Club - we're here for everyone and every standard, or simply come and watch - bring a picnic and make an afternoon of it!

CLUB AGM

Saturday 4 April, after Club play at approximately 3.30pm. If wet it will be at 2pm in the
club house.

Evening Club Play

This will start on Wednesday 8 April at 6.30pm.

Easter Tournament

Saturday 11 April at 2pm. Our traditional early season Handicapped Round Robin tournament. 

New Members Afternoon 

Saturday 18 April from 2pm. This is part of a wider New Members day for five
tennis clubs in our area (the others being Bangor, St Patricks, Donaghadee and
Cloughey) which will be advertised across the Borough. Bring your friends for
tennis and tea.

Adult Coaching

Rosemary's Get Back into Tennis will start on Monday 20 April, 6.30-7.30. £6 for non-members pay as you go. Contact Rosemary via 91853339 for further details.

Junior Club sessions

These will start on Saturday 18 April.

Junior Coaching

Contact Michael Heaslip of North Down Tennis Academy for details, starting after Easter.

HBTC members recently enjoyed a 'Goulash' tournament where they played with pot luck partners. The tournament was won by Caitriona and the photo shows some of the players and the runners-up displaying their HBTC pens!

Open to all-comers!

Helen's Bay Tennis Club is holding an Open Afternoon for adult players on Saturday 13 April from 2-4pm. There will be the opportunity to mix in with club players and have a chat over a cup of tea later. We look forward to meeting potential new members but if you can't make it on the 13th you would also be most welcome to come along on any other Saturday afternoon - come and introduce yourselves!

 
Helen's Bay Men's Doubles Champions
Stephen Leach and Rogan Mackenzie were the worthy winners of the Winter Men's Doubles competition. There was a small but very competitive entry which resulted in some close three set matches at all stages before Stephen and Rogan were able to lift the trophy.