INDOOR TENNIS PARTIES ARE BACK, STARTING IN NOVEMBER 2022! STAY TUNED FOR DETAILS!
Ski Club Indoor Tennis parties are scheduled to resume this fall. Tennis parties provide competitive social doubles and mixed doubles, where players enjoy good tennis, mingle, and enjoy a light buffet and beverages. The first two parties are scheduled for November 5 and 19. Other parties will be scheduled, two each in December, January, February, March, and April for a total of 12. Please check the website for the dates of the parties and leader contact information.
Who is eligible to attend? Parties are for adults over 21 years of age who are experienced intermediate players (NTRP 3.0 to 4.5 or higher). If you are not sure of your numerical rating, please review the USTA's National Tennis Rating Program (NTRP) guidelines National tennis Rating Program.pdf (To discuss your level, contact Jack Tarr (firstname.lastname@example.org). Attendance is typically a mix of active singles and couples from their late 20's to 60's. Attendance will be based on 48 players on 6 indoor courts. Male/female split is close to 50/50 at each party. The event price is $25/pp for SCWDC members and $30 for guests (non-members).
Newcomers and non-SCWDC members are welcome. Non-players are also welcome; just pay $15 in advance or $20 at the door and you can eat, drink, and socialize.
Where & when are the parties held? Most tennis parties are held at Fairfax Racquet Club in Virginia and are scheduled for 6-10 PM. Check-in begins at 5:30 PM, REPEAT, 5:30 PM, due to the earlier starting time. Please allow for traffic delays to ensure arrival on time. If you arrive after 6:30 PM, you may be replaced by a standby, and will forfeit the entire party cost. You can register for each party in advance and pay online.