The Manawatu Lawn Tennis Club runs a Club league on a Tuesday night from 7pm to 10pm. There are 4 players in a team, 2 male and 2 female. Each team member plays 3 games of doubles (first to 7 games) playing with all of their team mates. This is for club member ($3 each night) and for non-club members ($10 each night).
The league runs for 40 weeks through the year.
Currently Tuesday evenings are at full team capacity. However, if you are interested in becoming a regular fill-in, contact Peter Loveridge on 0272394094, or come down to the club on a Tuesday night and talk to Peter.
Thursday league is played in teams of 4 (doubles only) in a similar format to Tuesday evening. For more information, click Thursday Night Tennis Format and Rules, Spring 2017
The new season started at 7pm on 5th October, 2017, with 10 complete teams. All results from this league are recorded and updated on the website at mltc.org.nz/results/senior-results . There are trophies awarded to the winners of Thursday league (team and individual).
If you are interested in becoming a regular fill-in, please contact Brian Day (0210 626 709) for further details.
Monday League is the newest league to be introduced at MLTC. Run by Carly Chang, members txt to advise if they will be playing that evening. Carly organises three rounds of games played within a certain timeframe.
The timetable is as follows:
6.30pm – 6.40pm Warm up
6.40pm – 6.45pm Set partners
6.50pm – 7.20pm 1st match
7.25pm – 7.55pm 2nd match
8.00pm – 8.30pm 3rd match
You can start arriving from 6.30pm and warm up until 6.40pm. If you arrive late then you will get a shorter warm up or not one at all. Each match will be played for 30 minutes and you will be told when to finish the game you are playing. You will get 5 minutes in between each match to either have a rest/drink or move straight onto your next opponents. For more information or to be get involved, contact Carly Chang at firstname.lastname@example.org or 027 464 5885.