American Tournament: here’s how y’all did

Chef turned champion in the American Tournament at the club on Sunday when after a magnificent display of multitasking, barbecuer-in-chief Trevor Bracher came top, proving he is equally proficient with balls as burgers. Trevor was chased hard by top woman player, Rachel Dekker, who finished the day just one point behind. See how you did…

American Tournament rearranged for 16 September

The postponed American Tournament has been rearranged for Sunday 16 September, 9.30-1pm. We hope you are able to join in – the club’s many new members especially. Please sign up in the club house. What is an American Tournament? It’s a whole tennis tournament in a morning where men and women play a series of mixed…

Nikki’s American Tournament picture gallery

The club’s American Tournament on Sunday 6 May was a great success in scorching weather and enjoyed by all. The day was brilliantly organised by Gareth, and special thanks to: Jim – setting up, Trevor – BBQ, Peggy – Scorer, Nicola & Jean  – Food.  Roy & June tips & guidance. Gareth has said he is…

Nikki Scott’s gold medal performance

On the day Andy Murray was winning gold, again, in the Rio Olympics, Fishbourne’s Nikki Scott was scooping up the gongs in the club’s Summer American Tournament on Sunday (14 August). Nikki wasn’t just top lady player but beat the blokes to be overall winner as well. A packed entry of 26 players fought for…

Close finish in American Tournament

After some extremely close matches, the result of the most recent American Tournament at Fishbourne on Sunday 18 November wasn’t decided until the final match of the day. Roy emerged on top for the men with 20 points – a worthy winner since he had organised the competition in the first place. Among the ladies, top place was…