2 May: Brian Dodsworth Tournament (Grass Court Opener)
Our six grass courts will open on Saturday, 2 May, with our traditional curtain-raiser, the Brian Dodsworth Tournament.
The mixed doubles event is open to EVERY adult member. The entry fee is £2 per person.
Enter as an individual (NOT AS A TEAM) and Gary Eldridge and James Buddell will decide on the pairs!
NO entries will be accepted after Wednesday, 29 April.
Please submit your entry to Gary (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Participants are required to arrive at 1:45 p.m. and be available to play from 2-6 p.m.
Prizes will be awarded to the leading man and lady.
- 5 or 6 rounds of eight games, with sudden death on the second deuce;
- On sudden death, man serves to man, woman to woman;
- In the event of a non-mixed game, then the receivers choose;
- Tea to be served after the tournament.
Brian Dodsworth was a former chairman of the tennis section.