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Sunday July 10, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Breakfast at Wimby

Sunday July 10, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Grab your best whites—or as a nod to Canada Day weekend, your best red and whites—and come for some fun hitting and socializing this Sunday at Breakfast at Wimby. “1000 ball skills and drills” with Matt and Ivy (10.15am) Round robin (10.45am) Ball machine demo (10.45am) AED demo...

Mannings Wealth Management donates to buy racquets.

Nelson Tennis Club is all about encouraging youth to be active and participate in sports—particularly tennis of course. Now the Club has been given a boost from a generous donation of more than $500 from Michelle and Ed Mannings of CIBC Wood Gundy.  The funds, along with a contribution from the Nelson Tennis Club, were used...

Pickleballers donate bench in memory of Rob Wright

“Thank you Rob Wright. The Joy You Shared Lives On” The words on the plaque on a new bench, a gesture of appreciation by the Nelson Pickleball Club, say it all.  Rob brought a happy positivity to volunteers and players alike, whether he was playing tennis or pickleball, or working with relentless energy to improve the Nelson...

Angus update

It gives me great pleasure to announce that our fundraising campaign has been an unequivocal success, having surpassed the funds necessary to purchase a mower in less than three weeks. Accordingly, "Angus" has been ordered, and should be hitting our courts in the next few weeks. (Tomko tells me the machine is on back-order, so timelines for...

Angus (Playmate Ball Mower)

Of the many exciting developments at our club over the past couple of years, the recent acquisition of a high-quality ball machine is perhaps the one that excites me most. It brings me endless joy knowing that the only thing standing between me and a Federer-like one-handed backhand is a few dozen hoppers of machine-fed balls....