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NEWSLETTER DE METSELAARS – JUNE 2019

 

It could not have escaped your attention: on August 31 and September 1 we will celebrate our anniversary for a whole weekend at De Metselaars, because it's our birthday!

The weekend is all about Art & Sport. Many Mets members will show what they do in arts & culture besides tennis and we have many special guests who want to celebrate our anniversary with us, including Ellen ten Dame who will be giving a concert together with Big Band Koos Mark on Saturday August 31

You can still reserve tickets for a reduced rate in advance. This can still be done until Saturday, June 22. So do not miss this opportunity!

For more information, >> click here. Order your tickets via

If you have already reserved tickets, thank you for that. You will receive a payment request after June 24.

 Preparations are in full swing and it will be a fantastic weekend. If you want to come and help, let us know. We still need many volunteers to make this all possible.

Let's make it a great party together!

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OPEN DAY

Saturday June 22 between 12:00 and 17:00 there is another Open Day! Family, friends, acquaintances, neighbours etc. are very welcome to come and meet members and trainers at our cosy club. The free clinics start at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.

Send an email to  if you want to join on of the free clinics.

Good to know: new members receive 3 free introduction lessons.

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BRIEDÉ METS OPEN 2019

 

One of the nicest tournaments of the summer is starting again!

 

Do you want to enjoy nice tennis, nice music and good food? Then come to our tournament from June 22 to 30.

The tournament is made possible due to our main sponsor Briedé Thuisin and we are very happy with that.

 

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6/9 TOURNAMENT

 This summer we are also organizing the 6/9 double tournament from August 5 till 11. This tournament aims at all senior members who have levels 6 to 9.

 

Register? That is possible via Toernooi.nl or via the bar at Brasserie Mets

 

The costs are € 5 per person. The deadline for registration is 2 August 2019.

 

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REMINDER: REGISTER FOR ANNUAL COMPETITION

Do you want to play competition as a senior, junior or MetsKid member? You can now register for the autumn competition 2019.

 

But be quick because the deadline has already passed ... More information and the registration form can be found on the website, in the menu Competitie.


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NEWS FROM THE YOUTH COMMITTEE:

On behalf of Sylvia den Heijer HLTC de Metselaars youth affairs

 

  • Last Sunday the boys' team (10-14 years old) became champions in the youth competition! They are honoured at the family tournament. Manuk Glaser and Esben Schilder get their cup later, they were on a scouting day of the tennis association in Almere that day.
  • The proceeds of the family tournament on June 16, 200 euro, have been donated to KWF Clubs4life. Tibo Pieterse opened the family tournament and explained why he finds research so important. The Kuipers family won the tournament and the Family tournament challenge cup will grace their home this year.
  • The stay-over camp is on July 5/6. This year's theme is tropical. There are still places available! Let us know via  if you would like to join the camp.
  • Save the date: July 7 we will be organizing a summer youth tournament for all youth members!
  • A few Metskids have helped create the artwork JOJO. JOJO is a humpback fish made from plastic bottles. JOJO was unveiled in Muzee on June 7 in the presence of the director of Greenpeace. JOJO can be admired on the beach of Scheveningen near Trashure Hunt. Did you know that ... preventing plastic waste is even better ... that's why we have a beautiful Lustrum water bottle made for you. The proceeds will be used to make the Lustrum weekend possible. 2 water bottles for just € 8. Ask about it at the bar at Brasserie Mets.

 

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OUR CHAMPION TEAM THIS SPRING COMPETITION

  • Friday Mixed 2
  • Saturday Gentlemen 1
  • Saturday Gentlemen 7
  • Saturday Mixed 5
  • Sunday Gentlemen 2
  • Sunday Boys (10 to 14 years old)

 

Congratulations to you all!

 

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REVIEW PENTECOST TOURNAMENT AND FAMILY TOURNAMENT JUNE 16

We enjoyed two very nice tournaments!

 

Thank you participants for your enthusiasm and presence!

 

 

 


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