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Monday 21 October 2019

Golf Section News - 21st October

The Section had a Patsome Competition on Saturday 19th October, won by Sue Hall and John McCallum. The Centenary Cup match against Villarceaux is CANCELLED for this year. 

Squash News - 17th October

Team 1 had an important match at home against the leaders of the pool, Verrières 2, and against the odds won 5-0! (See the main article for a team photo!)
Team 2, with only 4 players, had a harder time against Chavile and lost 4-1, with Kevin the only winner. 

Football News - last weekend's matches against Vésinet Sport Club International.

The SAC adult and junior football teams had mixed fortunes against Vésinet over the weekend of the 12/13th October. SAC’s U-14 team saved the club’s honour with a tense 2-1 victory against Vésinet. The visitors proved too strong for the men’s team despite a valiant second-half comeback: final score 8-1. SAC U-9s also battled hard but succumbed  7-2. See also the main article for lonks to a huge selection of photos put together by Gerald Strouts! Next Sunday the men take on the Kerala Tuskers.

Bridge News - 16th October

Attached are the results of Tuesday 15th's tournament. Warm congratulations to Anne and Henri, 1st in NS with 63.13% and to Richard and Leon, 1st in EW with 60.62%; 2nd in NS - Francoise and Alain with 58.13% and in EW Jane and Nicole with 58.13%. (See full results attached to main article and on the FFB site on Friday.)

Croquet News - next outing Sunday 20th at 2 pm

The Croquet section kicked off last Sunday 6th October with quite a serious game out on the cricket pitch. The sunshine surprised everyone, and the beginners present were able to learn some initial tactics.
Meet us out on the cricket pitch for the next session on Sunday 20th October, weather permitting.

Snooker News - Registration for 2019/20 Tournament opens 19th October

The annual Club Snooker Tournament will be starting soon and registrations will be open from Saturday 19th October until Sunday 10th November. All adult members, Ladies, Men, Veterans and Juniors (over 12) are welcome to take part in the different tournaments (singles and doubles).

Toussaint Tennis Camp Registration

Read on to see the registration form for the Toussant Tennis camps which will be run from 21st-25th October and from 28th October-1st November.

Bridge News - 9th October

Note that the Workshop on Friday 11th will start at 10:45 sharp, still room for participants to make up 5 complete tables! There's still time to sign up for the dinner/ tournament on Tuesday 15th. Just a reminder that it's FFB Bridge Licence time - at the increased price of 56€. 

Football News - 10th October

The adult football team lost 1-2 gainst Los Pipos last Sunday. It was a very nice game on a lovely pitch and under the sun. Henry Colburn scored the SAC goal.
This Sunday's game is against Vésinet Sport Club International. 

Squash News - 10th October

Squash league news, 10th October evening matches: Team 1 won their second match of the season beating Stade Français 4 5-0, with Alec, Nicolas, Aurélien, David and Jacques-Philippe all winning their matches. Team 2 lost 2-3 against Total, with good wins by Hugo, again, and Arnaud. The Squash Ladder has been set up.

Bridge News - 3rd October

 Two dates for your diaries: first Workshop on Friday 11th October and the opening dinner and evening tournament will be on Tuesday 15th October. 

Squash News - 4th October

The first Squash team matches took place last evening, Thursday 3rd October, with SAC Team 1 traveling to charming "bourgade" Saint-Ouen l'Aumône to play Squash 95 team 4. With only 4 players, they won 3:2 with victories from Aurélien at number 2 (3:0), David at 3 (3:2), Greg at 4 (3:1). Jean-Guillaume at number 1 had a good fight against a very young, very fit and basically very good player but lost 0:3. Meanwhile SAC team 2 played Squash 95 team 6 at home, but lost 2:3, though Hugo Marrison had a good win against a very good player.

Golf Section News

Forthcoming events:  Centenary Cup match against Villarceaux on 26/10. 

All good things come to and end and Social Tennis too...

The umpires have ruled that Friday evening Social Tennis must temporarily stop owing  to lack of lack of light and heat over the coming months. Thanks to all who've turned up and made Friday evenings such fun. Social Tennis will resume at the beginning of summer.

Football News - Season Opener 6th Oct - SAC vs Los Pipos

The 2019/2020 football season opens with a match against Los Pipos on Sunday 6th October. The section is always on the lookout for new talent, so don't hesitate to email Laurent Brault at if you want to join. Any and all skill levels are welcome!

Croquet Section - first outing Sunday 6th at 2 pm

If it is not raining on Sunday afternoon, the Croquet Section will be out on the cricket pitch from 2 pm. Do come and join us, all levels welcome, including beginners.

Squash News - 26th September

Team matches start on the 3rd October and Junior coaching starts on the 14th October. A WhatsApp group has been created for section members and squash ladder has been set up to encourage more playing and to help new members meet other squash players.

Squash News - 21st September - Toby Cox Cup

This year, the winner of the Toby Cox Memorial Cup is Alec Maurey, who beat defending champion Lee Beaves 3-2 reversing the result of last year's final! 

Coming soon

21 Oct 2019
Toussaint Tennis Camps
28 Oct 2019
Toussaint Tennis Camps
09 Nov 2019
06:30PM -
Guy Fawkes
13 Nov 2019
RBL Poppy Cup
15 Dec 2019
06:00PM -
Christmas Carols