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Sunday 28 May 2017

Junior cricket festival this Saturday, 27th May

If your kids have never tried cricket, this Saturday we'll be holding our first ever Junior Cricket Festival with youngsters from the British School of Paris and LFP Morangis Cricket Club.

The day is built around fun cricket activities (all using softer balls than used in adult matches), starting from 10 AM with separate activities for the different age groups. Activities for U11s run until lunchtime, and U16s go on until mid-afternoon.

Summer Tennis Camps starting end of June

When school breaks up, why not keep them busy in the Tennis Camps? We'll be running 3 Camps, from 26/06/2017 – 30/06/2017 for 4-9-year-olds, and  03/07/2017 – 21/07/2017 for 6-9-year-olds and 03/07/2017 – 21/07/2017 for teens. 

Fitness News - week of 22nd May

The Step and Sculpt and the Pilates classes will be on holiday this week and Monday of next week too (Wednesday 24th to Monday 29th May inclusive).
Classes will resume on Wednesday 31 May.

Contact Pam for any additional information.

Tickets to win for kids' day at Roland Garros

Here is a chance to win tickets for children to go to Roland Garros on Wednesday, May 31, for the French tennis open.
We have secured four tickets - one adult (from Tennis Committee) and three children for this year's French Tennis Open on the special children's day.

We will draw names from the hat for the three children. If your children would like to have a day of top tennis entertainment, please drop an email with their name/s and a contact telephone number to

Social Tennis Sunday, 21st May

Please come and join us for more social tennis and brunch this Sunday morning. We'll have a couple of courts reserved for members -- adults and children welcome -- to dust off their tennis skills and meet the club's tennis community. Impromptu tennis ladder challenges are welcome too.

Yoga Classes

A reminder of the times:

  • Wednesday mornings from 9.30am - 11am
  • Thursday mornings from 9.30am - 11.30am
  • Saturday afternoons from 2.00pm - 3.30pm

For full information read the main article

Golf - 37th Spring Cup at Villarceaux

The Castrol Cup (Men’s gross) was won by Patrice Guiader with 27 points. The Ladies’ gross cup – the Financial Times Spring Cup – was won by his wife, Karine who also scored 27 points.=>

Ladies' Tennis

The ALT’s team played their last pool match on Friday, 12th May against AT Neuilly and won 3-0. After 3 victories and 1 defeat, they go through in either 1st or 2nd position to the « Tableau Final ».

Pat CULLY R.I.P.

We are very sad to announce that Pat Cully passed away on Tuesday, 9th May at 6.40 pm after a short illness.

Pat, along with her husband Ian, has been a long-standing member of and contributor to the Club. She has been responsible for the website and for the newsletters for many years and she will be missed.

Our deepest condolences go out to Ian, their children, Simon and Jane, and grandchildren.

Following the funeral ceremony at the Crematorium in Clamart, a wake was held at the Club in the lovely setting she so enjoyed.

 

British Associations Golf Day - 13th July at St Germain en Laye

The Annual Golf Meeting of The Royal Society of St George, the Caledonian Society, the Royal British Legion, The Welsh Society and the Association of British Accountants in France (ABAF) will take place on Thursday, 13th July at the Golf de St Germain en Laye.

Fitness

The classes have been very busy over the holiday weekends...a nice and healthy way to keep out the cold!

Snooker Saturday 6th May, SAC beat Automobile Club de France

Saturday 6th May, the traditional friendly snooker match against the Automobile Club de France's snooker team resulted in another victory for the Standard Athletic Club's team with a tight final score of five wins to four (5/4).
Six singles matches and three doubles matches were played in a very friendly atmosphere.
The return match at the SAC is planned for the end of September.

Tennis Sundays - 7th May

A sun-day it wasn't, but the brave tennis players who took on the elements for Sunday's Tennis Day were amply rewarded.

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