Tag: tennis

Free SunBird Beginners Tennis Program coming this fall

Christine Terechenok Open to all SunBird residents to start you on your way to getting in shape and having some fun while doing so, five beginner tennis lessons will start this winter season 2017. They will take place right here at our tennis courts at 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. Dates are Tuesday, November 14, 21…

Exciting New Beginner Tennis Program

If you are a resident of the SunBird Golf Resort and are looking for an activity that will get you and keep you in shape, the SunBird Tennis Club invites you to join our Beginner Program which will start this winter season, 2017. The SunBird Tennis Club is offering five FREE lessons to get you…

Get moving this fall!

Hal Reimer

Christine Terechenok Tennis is a great activity that can keep you in shape, whether you’re age 5 or 95. It keeps your cardiovascular and muscular system in top shape even as you age. It improves balance and coordination, boosts brain function, burns calories and promotes bone health. If you’re looking for a sport or activity…

SunBird hosts Southeast Valley Tennis League pilot program

The Southeast Valley Tennis League hosted its first pilot test of league play at the SunBird Golf Resort on May 20, 2017. The SunBird Golf Resort has four tennis courts with the clubhouse and grand palm trees presenting a beautiful backdrop. A total of eight teams (Trilogy 1, Springfield 1, Iron Oaks 2, Sun Lake.…

Coming Fall 2017 – Southeast Valley Tennis League

Christine Terechenok Our goal is to create a fun, healthy tennis activity to add to a club’s schedule of events. It is a unique, competitive play against other clubs. Details: 8-12 members per team 2 men’s doubles 2 women’s doubles 1 mixed doubles Each team supplies balls Entry: $5.00 per person Playoffs: four highest team…

Coming in the Fall – free tennis lessons

Tennis Club members

Christine Terechenok Five FREE tennis lessons are available to residents of SunBird – beginner program given by a professional tennis coach. This offer will consist of an orientation/meet-the-Pro evening. Following will be once-a-week lessons for the next five weeks. Be thinking about this great opportunity, come out and have some fun, enjoy the weather and…

Ladies Traveling Tennis Teams enjoy successful year

Sunchix: Bottom row (left to right) Karen DiPiazza, Pam Tiffany, Gloria Handley, Leslie Maach. Top row (left to right) Linda Saliani, Jen Walden, Joan Boyle, Barb Wallace, Christine Terechenok. Not pictured: Melissa Craig and Roz Juve

Christine Terechenok The Sunchix traveling team represented the SunBird Tennis Club in the 3.5 flight 2 division. Congratulations to all the players for taking first place. The Volley Girls traveling team represented the SunBird Tennis Club in the 4.0 flight 3 division. Congratulations to all the players for coming in second place. Both teams had…

SunBird Tennis Club meeting notice

Christine Terechenok The next meeting for the Tennis Club will be Tuesday, March 7, 2017, at 5:00 p.m. in the Lakeview room. SunBird tennis has only a few more events coming up. March 18, 2017, SunBird will host Springfield March 26, 2017, annual year-end picnic April 1, 2017, SunBird will host IronOaks As always, we…

Tennis news for February

Four new benches purchased by the SunBird Tennis Club.

Christine Terechenok The SunBird Tennis Club purchased four new benches, and they are on their way! Also purchased are more sunscreens/windscreens for the courts. This will help with the glare from windows and cars when playing. February Events: February 18—Social tournament at Sun Lakes Country Club March Events: March 18—Social tournament at SunBird with Springfield…

News from the Tennis Club

The members with the most wins in the in-house tournament were Teri Bitler (left) and Charlotte Wiard (right).

Christine Terechenok The tennis welcome back picnic held in October was so much fun. An in-house tournament was planned by Brian Turner and Dianna Wreford. We all enjoyed a baked potato bar and refreshments. Thanks to the ladies of our club. Our club also enjoyed the Bradshaw Tournament during the week of November 6-12. This…