Finally after a 3 year pause Reading Aces have returned to Ashcombe grass tournament taking place on the 26th of June. And this year we have our biggest representation ever: 1 NVL ladies team and 3 men teams.
Our ladies and Men 1 got first place! Our Men 2 and Men 3 went into the semi but lost closely so ended up sharing 3/4 which is still an incredible result. congratulations to all the teams!
Bring on Whitefield held between 22nd and 24th of July.
As you know club’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) is on Sunday, 22nd of May at Atrium Health Club from 5pm. We will start at 12:30 with a tournament followed by the AGM at 5pm along with BBQ.
Please find the agenda below: 1. Introduction and review of the indoor season for 2021/2022
2. Treasurer’s overview of the financial position of the Club
3. Updates from other committee members
4. Election of committee members and other Club roles: Chairman, Club Secretary, Membership Secretary, Publicity and Communications Officer, Junior Development Officer, Child Welfare Officer, Coaching Co-ordinator, Team Secretaries, Social Secretary, Summer Tournaments Secretary, Ordinary Members and Club President for 2022/23
Thank you all for coming to our tournament last night – we hope that everyone had a great time! Well done to team D (Niall, Adela, Lauren, Lyes, Dave, Sunae and Alec) for coming 1st and team A for coming 2nd (Jake, Rune, Denisa, Andriy, Geoff, Ryan and Mirella) , 3rd was team F. 🏐💪
Thank you to everyone who replied to the poll about the dates for our summer tournament and BBQ.
The chosen date is Sunday 22nd May. we apologise if this is not suitable for everyone, but we have tried to fit it in with as many requests as possible, taking account of other tournaments and competitions.
The venue is in Reading at the Atrium Health Club (was previously the IBIS Club):
The Atrium Health Club, Scours Ln, Reading RG30 6AY
The event will start at 12.30. During the afternoon we will be playing games – depending upon the number of people attending this will probably be timed round robin games with a final. Please bring snacks and drinks for yourself during the day.
After the play is complete (around 5pm) we will be holding the club AGM. Following this the BBQ will start. The charge for the day is £10 for play and BBQ, £5 for play and food for u14, £3 for play only and £10 (£5 u14) for BBQ for those not playing. You are very welcome to invite friends and family for any part of the day. Payment should be made to the club account to reserve your place using the response form on the link below:
Such a shame our NVL ladies couldn’t secure a win in their last game of the season against Sussex Dolphins to pull them out of the relegation zone. It was so painfully close 23-25, 25-21, 27-29. MVP Magdalena.
Now an anxious wait to see where they will end up in the league….