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Saturday 24 June 2017

Ladies' Tennis - 8th June

The ALT’s team went through to the "Tableau Principal" after coming 2nd in their pool. They went on to beat Clichy 2-1 and then in the 1/4 finals beat Clamart 2-1 also.

The semi-finals will be against either Garches or TC Ménil (Asnières) in 10 days time.

SAC's Lee Beaves wins the Queen's Cup Squash Open

The SAC squash section hosted the ninth edition of the Queen's Cup Open on Saturday June 3. The field of sixteen players included many players from our club and others across the region, with a strong contingent from the Stade Français, including two top-ranked women....

Tennis Finals & White Dinner - 24th June

Even if you haven't been able to book your place in the tennis finals, now's the time to reserve your place for the Annual Tennis   White   Dinner Extravaganza! Prizes! Cocktails! Food! Music! 

Golf at the Club Day - Saturday Jun 24th 4.30pm - Free!

Golf is one of the oldest and most enjoyed games around. People who love golf come in all ages, from toddlers to 90-year-olds. You get to feel the sunshine on your shoulders while completing a challenge and enjoying a day with friends, or at least others who love the game as much as you do. Golf is just plain fun. Come and try it at the club on the playing field! You'll be surprised! (Did we mention it's free?)

Cricket - Kent Tour - 27/28 May

The annual SAC tour of Kent occurred last weekend. It was a successful tour both on and off the field, with some good cricket played and an excellent time had by all. Thanks are particularly owed to our kind hosts, the Band of Brothers CC, Shepway Stragglers CC and Smarden CC, and to tour manager Robin Groom for his organisational expertise. An honourable mention must go to Shravan Kumar and Sameer Shetty for flying all the way from India to join the tour!!

Bridge News - 29th May

The Bridge Section's annual Individual Tournament, preceded by dinner and prize-giving, will be held on Tuesday 13 June. For this please contact Anne Raynaud ( ,cc: ) - this time without a partner!

The last Workshop of the season on Friday 23rd June - with exercises on the bidding sequence after a 1 No Trump opening (contact: ).

Social Tennis Sunday, 21st May

Please come and join us for more social tennis and brunch this Sunday morning. We'll have a couple of courts reserved for members -- adults and children welcome -- to dust off their tennis skills and meet the club's tennis community. Impromptu tennis ladder challenges are welcome too.

Yoga Classes

A reminder of the times:

  • Wednesday mornings from 9.30am - 11am
  • Thursday mornings from 9.30am - 11.30am
  • Saturday afternoons from 2.00pm - 3.30pm

For full information read the main article

Golf - 37th Spring Cup at Villarceaux

The Castrol Cup (Men’s gross) was won by Patrice Guiader with 27 points. The Ladies’ gross cup – the Financial Times Spring Cup – was won by his wife, Karine who also scored 27 points.=>

Ladies' Tennis

The ALT’s team played their last pool match on Friday, 12th May against AT Neuilly and won 3-0. After 3 victories and 1 defeat, they go through in either 1st or 2nd position to the « Tableau Final ».

British Associations Golf Day - 13th July at St Germain en Laye

The Annual Golf Meeting of The Royal Society of St George, the Caledonian Society, the Royal British Legion, The Welsh Society and the Association of British Accountants in France (ABAF) will take place on Thursday, 13th July at the Golf de St Germain en Laye.

Fitness

The classes have been very busy over the holiday weekends...a nice and healthy way to keep out the cold!

Snooker Saturday 6th May, SAC beat Automobile Club de France

Saturday 6th May, the traditional friendly snooker match against the Automobile Club de France's snooker team resulted in another victory for the Standard Athletic Club's team with a tight final score of five wins to four (5/4).
Six singles matches and three doubles matches were played in a very friendly atmosphere.
The return match at the SAC is planned for the end of September.

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