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Ulster Tennis Secondary Schools Competition 2017

Ulster Tennis Secondary Schools Competition 2017 

Please complete the forms below if you wish to enter a team or teams for this season’s schools’ competitions. 

An affiliation fee of £30 per school and entry fee of £5 per team must accompany the entry form. All cheques made payable to Ulster Branch Tennis Ireland.

NB.     Entry form(s) and fees MUST be returned by Friday 10th February 2017.

1.       Do not enter teams unless you are certain that you will be able to fulfil all fixtures.

          Withdrawal of teams or failure to play all matches is a poor reflection of a school’s organisation and causes great inconvenience to other schools and to the secretaries.

2.       Please adhere to the final date for entries.  No late entries will be accepted this year.

click here to download forms

 

Belfast City Council Childrens Officers Courses & First Aid Courses - February 2017

Wednesday 1st February-       Designated Officer Course-                              6pm-9pm- Falls Leisure Centre

 

The other course is being run by proparamedics and the details of this course is shown below:

 

Monday 6th + 13th February-  First Aid Training-                                                  6pm-9pm- Weaver’s Court -   NOW FULLY BOOKED

 

There is now the excellent opportunity to register for these courses online by going to http://www.belfastcity.gov.uk/leisure/sportsdevelopment/coacheducation.aspx&;source=gmail&ust=1485347211061000&usg=AFQjCNFNQZnN3UK2B50mZVuBmjfumwXU6w" style="color:rgb(17, 85, 204)">http://www.belfastcity.gov.uk/leisure/sportsdevelopment/coacheducation.aspx. We would advise this as the best option to register.

However, you can also still pay by card over the phone by calling 028 9027 0344. Payment can also be made by posting a cheque to the address at the bottom of the email or by dropping cash into the office.  Cheques should be made payable to Belfast City Council.  Receipt’s will be issued for all payments received.

   

Irish Indoor Veterans Championships 2017

Event takes place 16th - 19th February 2017

To make an online entry click here

Location : David Lloyd Belfast
115 Old Dundonald Road
Belfast
BT16 1DL 
028 9041 3300
http://www.davidlloyd.co.uk/clubzone/Belfast

   

UTP Rankings 2017

The initial UTP Rankings for 2017 are now available from the rankings page. These include points for David Lloyd Belfast Indoors, the Winter Regional, Provincial and National Matchplays and the National Indoors tournaments. 

Please note the operation of the ranking system for this season in terms of eligible tournaments and points allocations. Details can be found here.

   

Child Safeguarding Courses February 2017

Child Safeguarding Courses Feb 17

 

   

Peter Bothwell Reaches New ATP Ranking High

Congratulations to Peter Bothwell who has achieved a new ATP ranking high of 913 in singles and 779 in doubles, see http://www.itftennis.com/procircuit/players/player/profile.aspx?playerid=100165370.   UBTI wish Peter continued success.

 

 

   

Ulster Tennis Tournament Calendar 2017

The Ulster Tournament Calendar 2017 can be downloaded here

pdfUlster_Tournament_Calendar_2017.pdf

 

   

Belfast & District League launch their new website

The Belfast & District League have launched their new website.

Click here 

   

Tennis Ireland Announce Appointment of new CEO

Tennis Ireland is pleased to announce the appointment of Richard Fahey as its new Chief Executive Officer which will take effect on the 9th Jan 2017.
Richard has held a number of senior management posts with the Football Association of Ireland over the past fifteen years, most recently as Director of Club Licensing and Facility Development. During his time with the FAI, football has enjoyed significant growth at grassroots level and major success on the international stage.  
Tennis Ireland Chairman, David Barber, welcoming the appointment said: “We are delighted Richard has agreed to join us as our new Chief Executive Officer next January. The Board and I very much look forward to working with him to drive the development of tennis in Ireland to new heights of participation and achievement for all players, clubs and for all age groups together with the performance of our elite players both home and abroad.
Speaking about his appointment, Richard Fahey said: “ I am very much looking forward to taking up my role as Chief Executive Officer of Tennis Ireland and to work closely with the staff and Board of Tennis Ireland and with everyone involved in tennis on the island of Ireland to further develop this wonderful sport.
 
Regards
David Barber
Chairman
Tennis Ireland
   

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