Monday, 28 May 2012

Ennis National Girls win Munster Tennis Final

On Friday last the Ennis National School girls tennis team travelled to Bishopstown Co. Cork, to take on Our Lady of Lourdes, Ballinlough, Co.Cork in the Munster Schools Final.  The team consisted of Chris Kearney (captain), Niamh O'Shea, Karen MacNamara and Shauna Kearney.The Ennis girls won it easily on a 4-0 scoreline. This is the 1st time Ennis National has got to a final in 15 years. Well done girls and coach DannyComerford.

Tennis Singles Ladder starts 4th June

Singles Tennis Ladder starts 4th June. Ladder located in the lobby.

American Tennis Tournaments start Tuesday 5th June.

Summer is here. American Tennis Tournaments start next Tuesday 5th June. All members are welcome to support the first tournament of the year. Fun starts at 7.30pm! Be there.

May Tennis Doubles Finals and BBQ Thursday 21st June

May Doubles Finals and BBQ with presentation of prizes and music!!!, will be on Thursday 21st June. All details on noticeboard. Everyone is welcome for the longest evening of the year. All matches must be completed by Monday June 18th.

National Tennis Day Sat. July 7th

Sat 7th July 2012 is Ireland's National Tennis Day supported by BNP Paribas. Open Days and events will take place in tennis clubs all over the island of Ireland. We will be taking part. Details to follow. Please encourage friends to come on the day.

Friday, 25 May 2012

Badminton Ireland Award's Night Photos

Tom Eade President of the Ennis Lawn Tennis and Badminton Club, receives the Badminton Ireland Club of the Year Award 2012 from Ronan Rooney, Chairman of Badminton Ireland (left), and Richard Vaughan, CEO of Badminton Ireland (right). This was a great achievement as there are over 500 clubs in the Country, North and South.

Moya Ryan receives the Young Player of the Year Award for Munster, from National Coach Daniel Magee.

Ger, Tom and Al at the Award Ceremony.

Tuesday, 22 May 2012

Membership Form and Club Key

Reminder that your membership renewal is due on June 1 2012 and renewal forms are available at the clubhouse and on the clubs website

Club Key

It is important to note that this year you are asked to return your key together with your Membership Renewal Form. Please put both in an envelope marked for the attention of Ann Twomey, Membership Secretary.The key will be re-cut and sent back to you with your Membership Card. The process will take a few days during which time we ask for members patience.

To ensure members have access to the club during the "key cutting process" we ask that you contact one of the following people who will arrange access to the club for you. Martin Dunne (087 2974380), John Jennings (087 4100673), Hilary O'Sullivan (085 1649901) and Ann Twomey (086 3307728).

Sunday, 20 May 2012

Ennis wins the Badminton Ireland Club of the Year Award. Moya Ryan wins the Junior Player of the Year Award for Munster.

Ennis Lawn Tennis and Badminton Club won the Badminton Ireland 2012 Club of the Year Award at the Awards Ceremony held at the Dublin Hilton Hotel on Sat 19th May. Moya Ryan won the Junior Player of the Year Award for Munster. President of the club Tom Eade accepted the historic prize in front of a huge audience that included representatives from clubs all over the island, and Chloe Magee who will represent Ireland at the upcoming Olympic Games. 

Photo shows Tom Eade and members of the club with President of Badminton Ireland Breda Connolly, and Irish Olympian Chloe Magee. Go to for details.

Thursday, 17 May 2012

Ennis National School's Girls Tennis Team

The Ennis National School's girls team are through to the final of the Munster Primary School's Plate Competition.  The team was Chris Kearney (Captain), Niamh O'Shea, Karen MacNamara and Shauna Kearney. Their Coach is Danny Comerford. They are all members of the club. Best of luck in the final on the 25th May in Cork.

Friday, 11 May 2012

Heartsine samaritan PAD

The club has recently acquired a HeartSine samaritan PAD (thanks to Martin Dunne). It is very important that all members are familiar with its use. Please go to for details.

Monday, 7 May 2012

Badminton Ireland Club of the Year Award

Ennis Lawn Tennis and Badminton Club has been shortlisted for this year's Club of the Year Award. The award ceremony will be held on Sat.19th May in the Hilton Hotel Dublin Airport at 7pm. Tickets are available and cost €15. Contact for details. The club won the Regional Club of the Year Award in 2008/09 and 2009/10.