Harold Birt Final
Saturday 8th April 2017
It was a sunny day for the rescheduled Harold Birt Handicapped Mixed Doubles.
With the sun a crowd of 20 members watched as Ryan Smith and Lynn McGarry saw off Andrew Smith and Keren Cartwright, in straight sets: 6-2, 6-0; with the match being closer than the scoreline suggested!
Pictured:Harold Birt Champions 2017, Ryan Smith and Lynn McGarry; holding the Harold Birt Trophy.
Senior success at the ITF Seniors Indoor Championship!
Saturday 15th April 2017
Alan (Coach at FHTTC) and his wife Gill McGibbon (Membership Secretary/Secondary & Primary Junior Administrator) are pictured after they beat the top seeds in the semi-final of the + 60s Mixed Event of the ITF Seniors English Indoor Tennis Championships, 7-6 6-7 10-6 in just under three hours!.
Alan and Gill, who met playing mixed doubles many years ago then went on to win the Championships winning the Final 6-1 6-1 in fine style. They returned home laden down with prizes including: clothing, gift vouchers, tennis bags, etc; from the sponsors Fila.
Congratulations once again to Formby Holy Trinity Tennis Club's, Alan and Gill on their success.
Pictured: Alan (left) and Gill McGibbon (left centre) at the ITF Seniors English Indoor Tennis Championships.
Curryoke night hits the spot!
Friday 28th April 2017
Last Saturday the club held one of the first social events of the year. The widely anticipated 'Curryoke Night' combined a fun filled night of karaoke with a serving of curry.
The club would like to thank the Social Committee for organising one of the most popular social events at recent times at the club!
Member's photographs taken at the karaoke event (images provided by C. Jones)