Cork Tennis Blog

Welcome to the Cork Tennis Blog.

This blog will, hopefully, keep you up to date on the tennis scene in Cork, both socially and competitively. Whether you are new to the game or an experienced player I hope you find the information and posts here, useful and interesting.

You can contact me by email at

As well as local tennis news, there are also some very good articles written by local players and I am always looking for people to contribute to the blog, so don't be shy.

Please also feel free to comment on individual posts, or alternatively through the comment box on the right of the blog. I hope you enjoy reading through the blog and that it was of some use to you.

Enjoy your game, Rob

Rob's Racketrestringing

Monday, October 17, 2011

Plenty Happening in Youghal Tennis Club.

New Members Promo: please contact Frank Delaney (0868406848) for details about an exciting special new rate for becoming a member.

SVP Christmas tournament: This will be held on Sunday November 27th at 11am - our club is located on Kilcoran Rd Youghal beside the Strand Church. All proceeds go towards the Society of St. Vincent de Paul's fighting poverty campaigns. Only €5 to take part, and everybody is welcome then to a tenacious morning's tennis.  

Junior Coaching: Martin Cusack is available Sundays from 10am 'til 2.30pm and this will continue into November.

Junior Competition: Just to remind all that the juniors will continue to play every Saturday, weather permitting. As usual there has been an excellent turn out and we thank you for your continued commitment.

Easter Bank Holiday weekend (31/10):
There will be no junior competition or coaching taking place. Enjoy the festivities!

TRETORN TENNIS BALLS: To avoid anyone in the Youghal area having to make the trip to Dungarvan, "Sport and Leisure" in Youghal now stock these.

Please join us at 7.30pm every Thursday for scintillating social tennis which is open to members and non members alike. We look forward to seeing you then!
Check our FACEBOOK page (Youghal Lawn Tennis Club) for Club Night photos!

Any comments or queries: Facebook "Youghal Lawn Tennis Club", email

Saturday, October 1, 2011

Bishopstown Open Vets Doubles 2011

The 2012 Vets selection starts here!

A lot of players will be coming into this event with confidence high following Munsters' win in the 2011 Interpros.

Places will need to be defended, new comers will want to fight their way onto next years team which is looking to make it 3 in a row.  It's all to play for and all starts again at Bishopstown.

Entries are now being taken online until the 8th of October, don't delay.

You can enter here.