Together for Year Round Tennis in Aurora
ANNOUNCEMENT… GRAND OPENING OF THE MARILYN REDVERS TENNIS CENTRE SEPTEMBER 16!
Hello, We are excited to celebrate the opening of our year round tennis facility in Aurora, Marilyn Redvers Tennis Centre (MRTC). Although we’ve been operational since November 2016, with the completion of our 3,000 square foot clubhouse, we are throwing a Grand Opening Celebration on Saturday September 16th from 12:00 – 4:00 pm. We anticipate a large turnout as we are offering a variety of free on court activities as well as equipment and clothing sales that are always popular! At 1:00 pm, there will be an official ribbon cutting ceremony, led by Mayor Dawe, who will be joined by other members of council.
We invite you to celebrate with us as we grow the game of tennis in Aurora and the surrounding area.
We hope to see you at the event!
Update: Marilyn Redvers Tennis Centre
November 7th 2016 – GRAND OPENING!!
We’re excited to announce that the bubble is up at Marilyn Redvers Tennis Centre!! Over the next few days, they will be installing the insulation and lights and then will start painting the courts. The official opening date is November 7th.
There will a temporary clubhouse and washrooms until the brand new clubhouse is built. The clubhouse will take a couple of months to build.
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NEW Marilyn Redvers Centre clubhouse layout
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May 03, 2016
Marilyn Redvers Tennis Centre fills hole in Aurora left by Timberlane Athletic Club’s closure
Aurora Banner By Teresa Latchford
Aurora tennis players and former members of the Timberlane Athletic Club who were displaced when the facility closed in December, are already registering and itching to play in the new Marilyn Redvers Tennis Centre. The six-court, year-round facility is appropriately named after an Aurora tennis player who cared immensely about her community.
Feb 04, 2016
Aurora council set to serve approval for tennis bubble
Indoor tennis to return?
Aurora Banner – By Teresa Latchford
The ball may be back in Aurora’s court as the town gives tentative backing to the construction of a tennis bubble. Pending final approval at next week’s council meeting, Aurora will enter into a lease agreement with 849400 Ontario Inc. for the construction of a six-court, year-round tennis bubble at Stewart Burnett Park adjacent to the Stronach Aurora Recreation Complex.
TennisInAurora Grand Prize Winner At Straight Lines
TennisInAurora was created to strengthen and organize the tennis voice in Aurora and to gather support for a year round facility for all the residents of Aurora. Over 500+ supporters voted online at www.tennisinaurora.com to show their enthusiasm and support.
Dec 10, 2015
Aurora council greenlights investigating options for indoor tennis facility
Aurora Banner – By Teresa Latchford
Aurora council has agreed to look at options for the provision of an indoor tennis facility.
Waiving procedure, members of council agreed to bring the motion, penned by Mayor Geoff Dawe, directing staff to provide a report providing further information on what is needed to bring an indoor tennis facility to the town.
Dec 2, 2015
Indoor tennis dominates sports plan talks
The Auroran – By Jake Courtepatte
And the people have spoken: they want an indoor tennis facility.
Timberlane Athletic Club, set to close its doors for good at the end of the year, has been a haven for tennis aficionados in the Aurora area for almost thirty years. Over 2,000 members are left without a facility as the lease comes to a close with the owners of the site, Brookfield Homes, to make way for housing.
Monday Night Tennis Farewell
The last instalment of Monday night Tennis at Timberlane Athletic Club was held this past month. It was a bitter sweet event where members who have been playing together on Monday evenings, some for the past 20 years, played one last match at this indoor facility.
Timberlane Athletic Club Final Farewell Party
snapd Aurora made a special visit to the Timberlane Athletic Club (TAC) on Dec 11th for their final farewell event celebrating 28 years in our community. This was the final farewell party at TAC before they closed their doors on December 31st.