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Spring Doubles 16th to 24th February 2024

Spring Doubles 16th to 24th February 2024

Entry is now open to our very popular Spring Doubles Competition. The competition is kindly sponsored by Breo Jewellers.
It is open to our adult members and all levels of play are catered for. You enter as an individual and you will be paired with a partner by our competition committee.
Once the draw has been done, you will be assigned a date and time for your matches.
Enter by Monday 12th February at 6pm using the link below. Don’t miss out on our first club competition of the year that always guarantees a great week of fun and laughs.
https://itsplainsailing.com/org/ptc#event-46139

Spring Doubles 2024
Spring Doubles 2024
Winter League Phase I 23/24 Finals

Winter League Phase I 23/24 Finals

A massive congratulations to the Grade 6 Men’s team of Will Girard, Andy Ryan, Graham Finch and Gary Byrne who came away with a great win over Rushbrooke in the Winter League final on Sunday 28th January 2024.
Thank you to the team sponsor Aerdale Fire Security.
The Grade 6 Ladies team of Caitriona Harrison, Mary Byrne, Aileen Flannery & Edwina O’Brien gave it their all but were unlucky to lose in a very close battle against a strong Kilfeacle team. The end result could only be decided by a tie break in super doubles!! Thank you to Kennedy’s Bar for sponsoring the ladies gear.
Well done to both teams who had a great competition and did themselves and the club very proud.

Men's Grade 6 Winners
Men’s Grade 6 Winners
Ladies Grade 6 Finalists
Ladies Grade 6 Finalists

Newcomers/Beginners Competition

Newcomers/Beginners Competition

To kick off 2024 we are holding a Newcomers Competition from the 29th January to the 2nd February.
This competition is open to all newcomers, beginners, or those coming back to the game who would like to get some competition experience.
Entry is free and partners will be allocated by our competitions committee.
Please enter at the link below by Thursday 25th January at 9pm.

https://itsplainsailing.com/org/ptc#event-45755

AGM Wednesday 31st January 2024

AGM Wednesday 31st January 2024

Our AGM will take place in the Clubhouse on Wednesday 31st of January 2024 at 8.00 pm.

All members both new and existing are invited to join us on the night.
The Agenda and nomination form has issued to all members.

Christmas in our Community

Christmas in our Community

Join us on Friday 1st December at 7pm and let us kick start your festive celebrations!
Our busy elves have been working behind the scenes to make this a wonderful evening for both adults and children. We will have a fabulous choir and musicians, festive drinks and treats and not forgetting a special visit from Santa. All are welcome!
We would also like to thank our sponsors for the night – Slattery’s Pharmacy, Premier Garage Doors, John Hanly & Company, Albany Home Decor Nenagh, Sullivan’s Xpress Stop Ardcroney and Reflexology & Holistic Therapies.

Eddie Kelly Cup 2023

Eddie Kelly Cup 2023

This year’s Eddie Kelly Cup concluded on Saturday 30th September with three finals that did not disappoint. With plenty of exciting tennis action, all the supporters were kept entertained from start to finish.
Congratulations to the winners –
Section A – Winners Martin Ryan & Emily Donoghue
Runners Up Seanie Kelly & Samantha Horan
Section B – Winners Gary Byrne & Sheila Fogarty
Runners Up Donal Coffey & Noelle Murphy
Section C – Winners Mairead Hassett & Michelle Tooher
Runners Up Regina O’Meara & Christina Garland.
A special thank you to Ned Kelly and his granddaughter Saoirse for presenting the Eddie Kelly Cup to our Section A winners Martin & Emily.
The committee would like to thank all the players who made it such a successful and enjoyable competition. Also to everyone who helped out in any way during the competition and for the contributions to the delicious spread on finals night, it was greatly appreciated.
Section A Martin Ryan & Emily Donoghue (Winners) Samantha Horan & Seanie Kelly (Runners-Up)
Section A Martin Ryan & Emily Donoghue (Winners) Samantha Horan & Seanie Kelly (Runners-Up)
Section B Donal Coffey & Noelle Murphy (Runners-Up) Samantha Horan (Joint Club Captain) Sheila Fogarty & Gary Byrne (Winners)
Section B Donal Coffey & Noelle Murphy (Runners-Up) Samantha Horan (Joint Club Captain) Sheila Fogarty & Gary Byrne (Winners)
Section C Christina Garland & Regina O'Meara (Runners-Up) Brian McGahey (Joint Club Captain) Michelle Tooher & Mairead Hassett (Winners)
Section C Christina Garland & Regina O’Meara (Runners-Up) Brian McGahey (Joint Club Captain) Michelle Tooher & Mairead Hassett (Winners)
Munster Summer Cup Finals 2023

Munster Summer Cup Finals 2023

The weekend of the 9th & 10th September saw four of our Summer Cup teams travel to Rushbrooke Tennis Club in Cork to take part in the Summer Cup finals.

The Ladies Grade 3 & 4 teams took to the courts on Saturday where they both enjoyed impressive 3-1 wins over Kilfeacle and Causeway respectively. The Ladies Grade 3 team consisted of Samantha Horan, Denise Flannery, Melissa Kenny & Deirdre Hogan. The Ladies Grade 4 team were Tricia Powell, Emma Cahalan, Naomi Cormacan & Noelle Murphy.

On Sunday the Men’s Grade 4 team of Karl Horan, Justin Conroy, Cathal Hanrahan & Tommy Mulqueen also came away victorious with a 3-1 win against St Anne’s Waterford. The Men’s Grade 6 team of Tommy Haugh, Fergal Hayes, Kenneth Hogan and David Lynch were unlucky to narrowly miss out on the win when their game against the Catholic Institute went to a super doubles decider.

Well done to all the teams on a great Summer Cup campaign. It was a great achievement for our club having so many teams competing in the final.

We must also thank our four sponsors Denis’s Meats , Carroll Sports Injury & Reflexology Clinic , Kevin Corbett Physical Therapy Clinic and Gleeson floorsanding who very kindly sponsored the tops for our four teams. Your support was very much appreciated by the club and all the players.

Ladies Grade 4 Winners
Ladies Grade 4 Winners
Ladies Grade 3 Winners
Ladies Grade 3 Winners
Men's Grade 4 Winners
Men’s Grade 4 Winners
Men's Grade 6 Finalists
Men’s Grade 6 Finalists
Puckane Open 2023 – Finals Day

Puckane Open 2023 – Finals Day

We were treated to 11 great finals throughout the day on Saturday 29th July.
We had a fantastic entry this year and it was great to see so many members from other clubs playing in the competition.
Once again we would like to thank our sponsors Pat HoughMelissa k & D’Arcy Cleary Insurances who have been very generous in supporting our competition again this year.
We would also like to thank Bistro 41 and Slattery’s Pharmacy for donating prizes for our finals, they were very much appreciated.
A special thank you to everyone who helped the committee in any way over the 2 weeks, as always people were very generous with their time to help make the event so enjoyable and successful.
Congratulations to all the winners –
Ladies A Winners – Tara Hackett & Patrice Cleary
R/U – Paula Kelly & Emma Mulqueen
Men’s A Winners – Kieran Slattery & Nathan Slattery (Nenagh)
R/U – David Hackett & Dermot Sheils
Mixed A Winners – David Hackett & Patrice Cleary
R/U – Seanie Kelly & Helena Darcy (Nenagh)
Ladies B Winners – Mairead Carty & Anne Coughlan (Birr)
R/U – Lisa Pardy & Trish Carey (Birr)
Men’s B Winners – Karl Horan & Ger Lovett
R/U – Billy Woods & Jack King (Birr)
Mixed B Winners – Karl Horan & Samantha Horan
R/U – Cathal Hanrahan & Mary Slattery (Nenagh)
Ladies C Winners – Niamh O’Connor (Nenagh) & Sarah Kelly
R/U – Aileen Flannery & Celine Connors
Men’s C Winners – Paraig O’Dwyer (Nenagh) & Tadgh Corley (Roscrea)
R/U – Shane Seymour & Joe Fitzpatrick (Ennis)
Mixed C Winners – Paraig O’Dwyer & Majella O’Dwyer (Nenagh)
R/U – Kenneth Hogan & Margaret Kelly
Ladies D Winners – Ita Walsh & Geraldine Colohan (Portumna)
R/U – Áine Mullahy & Tammy Hogan (Nenagh)
Mixed D Winners – Andris Levenieks & Maura Bruce (Birr)
R/U – JP O’Meara & Michelle Seymour
Puckane Open 2023

Puckane Open 2023

Entry to the Puckane Open 2023 is now open.  Our most anticipated competition of the year will run from the 17th to 29th July.

Puckane-Open-2023

We welcome entries across the four Sections in Ladies, Men’s & Mixed Doubles.

Enter with a partner or individually by Monday the 10th July using the following link –

https://itsplainsailing.com/org/ptc#event-41122

Once again we are delighted to have Pat Hough at Hough Racquet Sports, D’Arcy Cleary Insurances & Melissa K Shoes sponsor our competition. Thank you to all three sponsors who have been a great support to our club over the years.

We can’t wait to welcome you all to Puckane so get your entries in!!

 

 

Winter League Phase II 2022/2023 Finals

Winter League Phase II 2022/2023 Finals

All roads lead to the Catholic Institute in Limerick on the weekend of the 27th & 28th May 2023 where two of our teams took part in the Winter League Finals.

Saturday saw our Ladies Grade 3 team of Samantha Horan, Denise Flannery, Melissa Kenny & Deirdre Hogan play St Anne’s of Waterford. The 2 teams battled it out in the very warm weather with our Ladies team coming away with a 3-1 win and the title.

On Sunday our Men’s Grade 4 team of Kevin McKenna, Seanie Kelly, Cathal Hanrahan & Tommy Mulqueen (subbing for Karl Horan) took to the court at 10am to play Monaleen. Once again the men enjoyed very sporting games and came away with a convincing 4-0 victory.

The club would like to congratulate the teams on a great tournament and to thank Kennedy’s Puckane for sponsoring the tops for both teams over the weekend.

Ladies Grade 3 Winners Samantha Horan, Denise Flannery, Melissa Kenny & Deirdre Hogan
Men’s Grade 4 Winners Seanie Kelly, Tommy Mulqueen, Kevin McKenna, Karl Horan & Cathal Hanrahan