Sunday 13th – Multi club over 60’s tournament hosted by the Torfaen Club in Cumbran
Monday 14th – Friendly tournament away at the Torfaen Club
Tuesday 5th – AGM
Sunday 16th – Christmas fancy dress tournament
Friday 2nd – Wine Bluff
Sunday 2nd – Annual pic(kle)nic
Wednesday 5th – Sunday 9th – Spanish Open
Friday 24th – Skittle evening
Friday 24th – Basingstoke Canal Cruise on narrowboat John Pinkerton II
Saturday 9th – RRPC LIFE SAVING TRAINING
Wednesday 30th – club social event – Hoggs Back Brewery and supper afterwards
Thursday 10th – Friendly with Beaconsfield PC
Wednesday 25th – A tournament with Torfaen PBC at Cwmbran followed by supper and club session the following morning. Well done Torfaen for once again being superb hosts and beating us for the first time!
18 January. AGM
17 December. Festive Club Tournament Charity Event
6 & 7 November. Hosting the Torfaen PBC finishing with a tournament in the afternoon on the 7th
24 November. Annual dinner (with partners) at Eliane’s, Sunningdale (Member Ajoy’s restaurant)
28 November. Hosting tournament against The Farnham Picklers
7 Sept. Pros Night – Coaching by Tyler Wren, PPF pro, Roberto Donati, Jennifer Lucore and PPF President Carl Schmits for 24 with 20 plus observing followed by demonstration play by the four of them
16 & 17 Sept. 3rd International PB Tournament, Madrid, Spain.
21 – 24 Sept. Possible RRPC European trip. Spain or Mallorca.
Sunday 20 Sept. starting at 11.30 am – RRPC first ‘pic(kle)nic to be held at our outdoor venue at Watchetts Park, Camberley. See post for further details
2nd – Charity Quiz Night at the Windlesham Club & Theatre. See under ‘News’ for further information
27th, 28th May. First UK Pickleball International Tournament, Medway Park, Kent.
Monday 10th – A winning tournament with Torfaen PBC at Cwmbran followed by supper and club session the following morning
Thursday, 19th. Club AGM and Buffet Dinner.
Sunday 11th. “Fun” Christmas-themed doubles tournament. Lightwater LC, 2 – 5 pm with “tea” afterwards. Prize for best festive outfit won by Terry Inskip and the tournament winner was Derek Moore.
Friday 11th. Club Dinner. The Tiger’s Pad restaurant, Sunningdale 8pm. Plus Club raffle.
21st-23rd October. UKPA 1st Internationall tournament open to players from England, Scotland, Wales & Northern Ireland. Fenton Manor Leisure Centre, Stratford upon Avon.
17th, 18th September. European Pickleball Tournament, Madrid.
18th/19th July. Visit by Torfaen PC, South Wales. They attended the RR club session at Charters on Monday 18th, visited the Curfew Tower at Windsor Castle on Tuesday am (courtesy of Alan Speller and Royal Household Bowls Club) but suffered defeat by RR in the afternoon match.
1st May. UKPA National Tournament, Abingdon, Oxon.
27th – 29th May. 3rd European Pickleball Tournament, Amsterdam, Holland.
1st March. Return match vs Farnham Picklers (aka David Lloyd Farnham) at Lightwater SC. Organiser, Paul Telling, presents trophy to winners, RRPC.
31st March – 13th April. Club tour to The Villages, Florida, USA.
S Wales tour & match vs Torfaen PC.
Photo: Alan Speller and Paul Telling receive the winners trophy from Richard Welsford (centre) of Torfaen PC, Newport, South Wales.
16th – 19th Feb. Club members, Paul Telling & Alan Speller, travelled to Mallorca, Spain to give two “taster” sessions and playing instruction to a group of ex-pats residents on the island. Hopefully, the new group will continue playing and flourish into a proper “club”.
Monday 11th January. Friendly match (away) vs David Lloyd, Farnham. Winners: DLF.
21st January: Club A.G.M. The Coffee Lounge Studio, Lightwater Leisure Centre. 7.30pm
The Club had it’s innaugural Dinner at The Tiger’s Pad, Sunningdale. A raffle was held in aid of Club funds. Barry Swadling won 1st prize, a Manta Pro paddle kindly donated by www.pickle-ball.co.uk.
Rolf Evans was presented with the RRPC “Annual Significant Improvement Award” (ASIA). See photo.
Saturday, 24th October: Mixed doubles match. RRPC v South Oxford Clubs team. 09.30 am at ChartersLeisure Centre, Sunningdale.
RRPC team: Alan & Sue Carroll, Alan Speller & Joyce Davies, Leo Gonzales & Karen Redman, Ajoy Sachdev & Jane Mulligan, Rolf & Shirley Evans.
RRPC’s Alan Speller is presented the trophy by Ian Wilson, Chairman of the UKPA.
1st European Pickleball Tournament, Madrid, Spain.
RRPC members: Paul Telling & Alan Speller played together in the Mens’ Doubles and with other partners in the Mixed.
RRPC Pickleball Fun Day, Seale, Surrey
£450 raised for Cancer Research UK.
1st unofficial UK Club Invitational Championships, Abingdon, Oxon.
Abingdon PC, Witney PC, Didcot PC, Kidlington PC, RRPC.
RRPC team: Alan Speller, Paul Telling, Derek Jackson, Ian Atkinson, Helen Hurn, Glynn Martin.