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Saturday 24 August 2019

 

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5th July 2019 News 

cross simple 84x120 We were shocked and saddened to learn of the sudden death of Bernard Escher at the Club this Wednesday 3rd July. Our thoughts go out to his wife Christine and the family.

 

What's been happening

Cricket: Saturday morning saw the Lads vs Dads match followed by the Cricket and Barbie afternoon with the Paris Cocks Aussie Rules Football Club! On Sunday the match was a 40-over against Chantilly CC.  

Squash: The Queen’s Cup Open Tournament took place over Saturday and Sunday. Nicolas Coquelet Domart from Stade Français beat Lee Beaves in the final to take the cup. Club members Nicolas Rosset, Charles Kingston and Sean Lafleur finished 3rd, 4th and 5th respectively.

The other big time of the weekend was the EGM on Sunday afternoon. All the news related to that was sent to you in a Flash on Wednesday afternoon and won't be repeated here.

What's coming

On Saturday the Golf Section will be holding its President's Cup an individual (Net) Stableford Competition, but also featuring a Putting Competition and the Nou Yai Cup for the best Ladies' gross score.

The last Yoga class before the summer break will be on Saturday 6th at 2 o'clock.

Cricket: the Saturday game has had to be cancelled so there's only one game this weekend against LFP CC.

Step and Pilates should continue until the 15th of July, but please confirm with Pam.

Today, Friday is the last day for signing up for the July Summer Tennis Camps next week (8-12th) and the week after (15-19th). The Tennis School is accepting registrations for the next year (2019/2020).

English Language Summer Camps: plenty of information pointed to in the article below.  The camp dates are 8th – 12th, 15th – 19th, 22nd – 26th July and 26th – 30th August; hurry as places are filling up fast!

Food this weekend: Saturday: Croissants & Pains au chocolat. Lunch: Sandwiches, Ham and cheese, tomato and mozzarella paninis; Steak sandwiches. Sunday Brunch: Salad trolley, 'brochettes de volaille', ratatouille, rice, fries, bacon, scrambled eggs, British sausages, cheese platter, fruit, cheesecake, tea.

Dates to watch

July

  • Friday 5th - Last chance to sign for Summer Tennis Camps
  • Saturday 6th – Golf: President’s Cup
  • Saturday 6th – Last Yoga session before the summer break
  • Mon 8th-Fri 12th – Tennis Summer Camp / English Language Camp
  • Mon 15th-Fri 19th – Tennis Summer Camp  / English Language Camp
  • Mon 22nd-Fri 26th – English Language Camp
  • Sunday 28th - Tour de France closes Route Royale late afternoon


Please remember that children are not allowed in the Swimming pool area and/or the Club without being supervised by their parents.


Basic Rules and Etiquette

As the Club gets busier and busier it is increasingly important that the Club's facilities be shared by all members for their mutual enjoyment. Members are kindly asked to follow a few basic “housekeeping” rules and general etiquette. Please read them here.


The Search is still on for a volunteer Newsletter Editor!

The Club Management is looking for a News Editor whose responsibility is to compile the weekly newsletter from the input provided by Management, Staff, the Section heads and members. The News Editor should be fluent in English, preferably a native speaker. The time commitment needed is a few hours a week. The management would hope for a long-term commitment to the post from the volunteer. Please contact Matthew Curtin () if you're interested. 

Choice reading from the Website

Squash News - Queen's Cup 29/30th June

The Queen’s Cup Open Tournament took place over Saturday and Sunday. Nicolas Coquelet Domart from Stade Français beat SAC's Lee Beaves in the final. Members Nicolas Rosset, Charles Kingston and Sean Lafleur finished 3rd, 4th and 5th respectively.

2019 Tennis Tournament - Pâquier, Sharp take the honours

Clotilde Pâquier and Benjamin Sharp were the big winners in this year’s club tennis tournament. 

 

Yoga News

The last class before the summer break will be on Saturday 6th July at 2:00 pm. More info as always from Monica at . ?

 

Step and Pilates News

Pam is available until mid-July, so classes should continue until then, provided there are enough takers. Please continue to stay in touch with Pam () and look out for her messages.

 

Centenary Oak Food for the 6th and 7th July

Saturday: Croissants & Pains au chocolat. Lunch: Sandwiches, Ham and cheese, tomato and mozzarella paninis; Steak sandwiches. Sunday Brunch: Salad trolley, 'brochettes de volaille', ratatouille, rice, fries, bacon, scrambled eggs, British sausages, cheese platter, fruit, cheesecake, tea.

English Language Summer Camps

This summer the SAC will be organising, in partnership with SSWP (Speaking and Sports With Pascal), a series of English Language Summer Camps. Dates: 8-12th, 15-19th, 22- 26th July and 26-30th August. These Camps are open to members and non-members alike.

Tennis School News for the 2019/2020 season

The dates of the Summer Camps are 8th-12th July and 15th-19th July for 4-17 year-olds. Friday 5th July is the deadline for signing up! The programme and conditions for the Tennis School for 2019/2020 have been published too.  

Swimming pool - Summer 2019

The pool is now open. Please note the dates and times of the lifeguard's presence this summer and respect the poolside rules and etiquette. Please note that children must be supervised by an adult.