Thank you to all who supported our club this year in such troubled times. Hope you had fun doing the Round Robin, met some new friends, and learnt a bit about yourself and your game! This past Saturday we were treated to some great tennis. Our A Singles champion is Alan Millar, who defeated our defending champ Mishko Maznic. Our B Champion is Andrew Kingsmill, who defeated Nik Volkovs, both players were new to our club and to our tournament, thank you for your support, see you in A next year. And congratulations and sincere thanks goes to our Tournament Director Nigel McClean, [...]
A Semi-Final Match ups as follows Friday September 11th 5 to 7 pm Court 3 Alan vs NIgel Tuesday September 15th 6 to 8 pm Court 3 Clayton vs Mishko B Quarter Final Match ups as follows: Nik(1) vs Tony Lam(4) Andrew K.(1) vs Jesse(4) Derek B. (2) vs Rushikesh (3) Zaheed (2) vs Prash (3)
One of our founding club members, Roy Shinobu, will be celebrating his 100th Birthday on Sept. 7th this year. Roy has been a member of our Club for many years and was actively playing in the Kaffeeklatsch right up until he was 98 years of age. His daughter Leslie and son Doug say he misses his tennis buddies so much. We encourage you to read this article to learn more about Roy’s life and love of Tennis https://bit.ly/2En113h Happy Birthday Roy!
Hello Don Mills members: We’re excited to announce that finally, we’re allowed to play doubles at Don Mills! Effective immediately, you will be able to book doubles as well as singles play on the online booking system. For doubles, you will be able to book 2 hours back to back. We also made improvements to a rolling week system, so you always get 4 hours booking time every seven days. Despite doubles being allowed, we are still cautioned from crowd gathering due to Covid, so please continue to maintain appropriate distances when coming and leaving your court. Sadly, our popular programs [...]
Hello Don Mills members: We’re happy to announce that we have shiny new courts ready for you! Our resurfacing project went extremely well and we’re ahead of schedule. So much so that we’re ready to open on Mon June 29 th instead of the promised July 1 st . Our new online booking tool is ready too. This year will be like no other. Due to COVID-19 and City of Toronto guidelines that have to be respected, many changes have been implemented. For your safety, for the safety of all club members, and for our community, it is vital that we practice all safety measures. We know [...]
Hello Don Mills members: Registration is now OPEN! Please go to our Website and hit the Become A Member tab right off the home page to apply. You need your password, and if you’ve forgotten your password, contact Prash, IT Director at email@example.com and he will reset it for you. Please keep your password handy more now than ever, as you will need it for booking your online court in the weeks to come. EVERY member must sign a Covid waiver in addition to our standard Terms and Conditions waiver. This step has been incorporated into our Registration process seamlessly, so eager folks, please, [...]
Hello Don Mills Tennis Club Members: Club Will Open! I have happy news! We had an insurance win this weekend, which allows us to operate the club now. The insurer had to take back their statement of no coverage and honour their existing policy. So, this means we can open - but we still have to repair a sinkhole on the drive and get the courts resurfaced this week as was planned... we have an opening date, likely July 1st. (If the courts get done before that, then we will set the nets up and open as soon as possible so [...]
Hello Don Mills Tennis Club Members: I regret to inform you that the Don Mills Tennis Club Executive Board has decided not to operate the club this year, and to revoke the request for the City's Parks, Forestry and Recreation (PFR) permit under which it normally operates. There are numerous reasons. The main one is the absence of liability insurance coverage as discussed before. Two weeks of work later with officials, both the regular insurer nor the City have budged in indemnifying the club in case of a Covid suit, and even if there are 10 waivers signed by members, the [...]