Friday, September 26, 2014

Chapel Hill Tennis Club Weekly September 27

Chapel Hill Tennis Club has been named 2014 Member Organization Club of the Year
For the second time the N.C. United Tennis Association has named our fine club North Carolina Club of the Year!!! 
We now represent N.C. and are nominated for the United States Tennis Association Southern Section Club of the Year,
an honor we received in 2008.  Congratulations CHTC Members and Staff!!!
As always, we are extremely grateful for your membership and greatly appreciate your support.
"Love your club and spread the word"

Indoor Tennis Season begins Wednesday, October 1
Indoor Time Slots still available for purchase or for Pay-as-you-Go Play.  If interested in contracting these
courts out please email Z at, if interested in renting an Indoor Court on a
Pay-as-you-Go basis you may reserve online or call the Pro Shop.

Days and Times Available:
Mondays - 8:30-10pm *available through Dec. 31
Tuesdays – 11:30am-1pm, 1-2:30pm & 8:30-10pm *available through Dec. 31
Wednesdays – 10-11:30am, 11:30am-1pm & 1-2:30pm *available through Dec. 31
*Beginning Jan 1, 2015 the above days and times are taken by Ladies Indoor Doubles Leagues & World Team Tennis*
Thursdays – 8:30-10pm
Fridays – 8:30-10pm
Saturdays – 5:30-7pm, 7-8:30pm & 8:30-10pm
Sundays – 7-8:30pm & 8:30-10pm

Junior Appreciation FREE Tennis Event Friday, October 3
Please RSVP by Wednesday, October 1 by Email to
Michael Ricks <>
Free event with doubles mixer for all juniors, a one point singles tournament,pizza and an exhibition match
featuring Michael Ricks versus one of the states top juniors: Kevin Huang
Doubles mixer starts at 4:30 for all ages and abilities. Singles one point tournament goes from 5:30 - 6:00
Exhibition and pizza begins at 6:00 pm

Save the Date Saturday, October 11 for our next Awesome FREE Tennis Event - Octoberfest
11am Meet & Greet
11:30am-1pm All Levels Adults Only Triples Tennis Mixer - * there will be separate playing level divisions
1pm Octoberfest Fare FREE Luncheon
Carolina Brewery Beer & other Beverages
Brats & Pretzels
Panera Salads & Bread

What is a Triples Tennis Mixer you ask?  Well, its the hottest tennis mixer format sweeping the nation.
If you love Cardio Tennis or love playing doubles, you will absolutely love this very FUN Mixer Format.
An Awesome day of Tennis, Fellowship, Food & Spirits, guaranteed!!!  

Deadline to RSVP is Wednesday, October 8 - Limited Availability
Please email Alan <> your RSVP today!!!

We look forward to your joining us for FUN at the club!!!

Save the Date Friday, October 17 for our Pickleball Kickoff Event

Local Pickleball Ambassadors Jim Wilson and Joe Borrelli will be hosting our FREE Pickleball
Kick Off Event on Friday, October 17 5:30-7:30 pm here at the club. 
Everyone is welcome: members, guests, played before, new to the sport, never even heard of Pickleball - please join us. 
By the end of the night you will have a thorough understanding of Pickleball , playing an actual game and loving it.
Guaranteed or your money back!    
When the event is over, you will have the opportunity to sign up for our Fall season.
Please RSVP asap (so we can have enough food and beverage which is FREE) to: Alan. 
You'll be glad you did!!!

Anyone can play this Easy to learn Sport and it is Awesome Fun!!!

Fall Tennis Challenge Ladders are now forming for Adults and Juniors
Please contact David Keeney <> directly for questions and to sign up.
Meet new friends and play more tennis.  Join the fall Tennis Challenge Ladders today!!!

Board of Directors Nominations
As you probably know, every year, four of the twelve seats become available on our Club’s Board of Directors.  It’s this volunteer Board that provides the oversight that keeps OUR club running smoothly . . . so we can play tennis, paddle, swim and/or work out in the fitness center without thinking twice about it.  If you would like to show your appreciation for all the individuals on all the Boards that have made our Club what it is today and you have skills that could make us even better, VOLUNTEER!  RUN FOR THE BOARD!
If you are interested or if you have any questions please e-mail alan

Free Weekly Supervised Tennis & Pickleball Socials have resumed March 31 - October 26!!!
No Charge, No sign up required, No partner needed - just show up and our pros will mix you in
See the 7 Day Forecast of Weekly Events below for all details

NEW - Weekend Pickleball Mixers every Sat & Sun 1-4pm
Pickleball is the fastest growing sport in the Nation and is Awesome FUN and is very Easy to Learn & Play

NEW - Tennis and Pickleball Clinics now offered
***See 7 Day Weekly Forecast of Events below for all details***
or view the Monthly Tennis Brochure -

New Tennis Racquets - 2014 Line-Up of Wilson Demos have arrived with additional demos arriving early 2014
Take one out for a test drive today through the Pro Shop
As a reminder - we match on-line prices so support your club with your new racquet purchase

~You can now follow your favorite tennis and swim club these 4 easy ways:

  1.  Club Emails
  2.  CHTC Blog located on the main page of our website
  3.  Twitter - Twitter feed can be seen on the main page of our website      (OR)
Go to Twitter @TennisClub27510 
  4.  Thank you for your "like" on Facebook
Its easy to join in, simply click the link below:
                      7 Day Forecast of Club Events
      *                   Adult Tennis     *Junior Tennis     *Platform     *Pickleball     *Fitness     *Aquatics     *Social
                       Free Weekly Supervised Tennis & Pickleball Socials have resumed March 31 – October 26!!!
                    No charge, No sign up required, No partner needed – just show up and our pros will mix you in!!!
                        Wednesday 10/1

           Hump Day Beer & Tennis Men’s Night Free Tennis Social 7-8:30pm   
Quick Start 2 Junior Tennis Clinic 3:30-4:30pm    
Tournament Tough Junior Tennis Clinic 4:30-6:30pm 
Thursday 10/2
WineDown Wine & Tennis Ladies Night Free Tennis Social 7-8:30pm                
Back to Tennis Adult Tennis Clinic 9-10am
Lunch Bunch 4.0 and up Adult Tennis Clinic 11:30am-1pm 
Cardio Adult Tennis Clinic 6-7pm  
Quick Start 1 Junior Tennis Clinic 3:15-4pm    
Slammers Junior Tennis Clinic 4-5pm     
Smashers Junior Tennis Clinic 4-5:30pm 

Friday 10/3
Junior Appreciation Day Tennis Event   ***See all details above***
Friday Night Mixer Free Tennis Social 7-8:30pm  
Quick Fix Adult Tennis Clinic 8:30-10am          
3.5 Doubles Strategy Adult Tennis Clinic 5:30-7pm

Saturday 10/4
Challenge Courts Free Tennis Social 1-4pm   ***Not Staffed***  
Pickleball Free Social 1-4pm   ***Staffed***       
Beginner Adult Tennis Clinic 9-10:30am      
No Guts / No Glory Cardio Adult Tennis Clinic 10-11:30am       
Quick Start 1 Junior Tennis Clinic 8:15-9am        
Quick Start 2 Junior Tennis Clinic 9-10am
Weekend Tournament Tough Junior Tennis Clinic 1-2:30pm              
Circuit Training Fitness Class 9-10am 

Sunday 10/5
Challenge Courts Free Tennis Social 1-4pm   ***Staffed***
Pickleball Free Social 1-4pm   ***Not Staffed***         
Sunday Doubles Adult Tennis Clinic 1-2:30pm 

Monday 10/6
Challenge Courts Free Tennis Social 7-8:30pm  
3.5 Adult Tennis Clinic 8:30-10am
Tournament Tough Junior Tennis Clinic 4:30-6:30pm  

Tuesday 10/7
Early Bird Cardio Adult Tennis Clinic 7-8am
Back to Tennis Adult Tennis Clinic 9-10am
Ladies Drop In Pickleball 1pm   ***Please contact BJ Attwood <>***
Smashers Junior Tennis Clinic 4-5:30pm  

Toning and Endurance Fitness Class 8:40-9:40am