June 14th Tennis Happenings

Hello SRTCC Tennis Enthusiasts!

Tennis season is in full swing here at SRTCC. Read on for the events of this coming weekend and beyond.


Women’s Game Arranging- Saturday, June 17th at 10:30 AM

(Check in for Women’s Game Arranging is at 10:15 AM)


Men’s Game Arranging- Sunday, June 18th at 8:30 AM

(Check in for Men’s Game Arranging is at 8:15 AM)


Looking Forward…

Men’s Doubles Tournament- Saturday, June 24th at 8:30 AM


Women’s Round Robin Doubles Tournament- Sunday, June 25th at 10:30 AM


Doubles Tournament sign up sheets are posted on the Bulletin Board this weekend.


Team Tennis at Shelter Rock (AKA Rock Wars)

Get ready for team tennis over the July 4th weekend. Tuesday, July 4th.

More info to follow.


As always, sign up is required for all Game Arranging, the Novice Clinic and tournaments. It is best to sign up on the sheets located on the large bulletin board next to the card room. If you cannot make it to the club to sign up, you can email shelterrocktc@aol.com with your name and which event/tournament or game arranging you would like to participate.


Women’s Member-Guest Day is Friday, July 14th.

Ladies, join us for a morning of fun round robin tennis and a delicious luncheon to follow. Bring a non-member friend or team up with another SRTCC member.

Sign up sheet will be posted on the Bulletin Board.


Play for Pink

A great way to have fun while raising money for a worthy cause. Sunday, August 20. Shelter Rock gives back by hosting “Play for Pink” in conjunction with the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. There are many ways to be involved, including playing tennis! If you are interested in helping out in any way other than playing tennis, please contact Ellen Fuller, the Play for Pink Committee Chairperson.


A few important bits of info from our playbook…


Game Arranging

Game Arranging is one of the best things we do at SRTCC. It is a challenge for the Prostaff to organize week in and week out. It is very important that you don’t cancel at the last minute unless it is necessary, or show up without signing up.Changing games at the last minute puts a strain on the whole process.


Court etiquette

  • Crossing over the court is not allowed, even if it’s a shorter route to your court. It is only acceptable if the players are in the process of changing sides the group gives you permission.
  • Please be courteous when walking behind a court people are playing on. Wait for the point to be over, move quickly, and stop talking
  • Please don’t use your phone when you around any tennis court
  • Let the group about to be replaced finish their point.


Dress Code

Please remember to abide by the SRTCC dress code when playing tennis on our outdoor courts. And members, please do not approach another member about his or her attire. It is best to make a staff member or board member know about the situation and let them handle it.


Our Pro Staff

Interested in working on your forehand? Net game? Whole game?

Private, semi private or small group drills and lessons are a great way to boost your game. Our tennis pros are available and have time to help perfect your serve, improve your topspin, work on your footwork or anything else you might want to work on. Contact the Pro Shop for times and availability.


The weekly tennis schedule is listed below. All events listed in italics require that you sign up in advance. Sign up sheets are on the large bulletin board, or you can email shelterrocktc@aol.com with your name and in which tournament or game arranging you would like to participate.


Weekly Events 2017

Saturday Morning Cardio wtih Rick – Saturdays at 8:00 AM

Robin’s Bullpen Court- Saturdays at 8:00 AM  Warm up your Saturday morning game.

Cardio– Saturdays and Sundays 2:00 PM

Robin’s Men’s Game Arranging Warmup Court– Sundays, 8:00-8:30 AM

Women’s Game Arranging Saturdays, 10:30 AM-12:00 PM (Please arrive by 10:15 AM to check in).

Men’s Game Arranging– Sundays, 8:30 AM-10AM and 10:30 AM-12:30 PM

Alex’s Kids Clinic– Saturdays and Sundays, 12:00-2:00 PM

Robin’s Novice ClinicSundays, 12:00-1:00PM ($15)

Women’s Training ProgramTuesday mornings, 10:00 AM-11:00 AM and 11:00 AM-12:00 PM

Tuesday Morning Men’s Game Arranging9:00 AM



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