25th Annual SPE-GCS Tennis Tournament

We are pleased to announce the 25th Annual Society of Petroleum Engineers - Gulf Coast Section Tennis Tournament which will be held on November 14 & 15, 2008 at The Houston Racquet Club located at 10709 Memorial Drive in Houston, Texas.

Tournament activities will begin on Friday evening with registration starting at 4:00 pm. Social Mixed Doubles and some flights of Tournament Doubles will start at 6:00 pm along with hors d’oeuvres or light dinner. On Saturday, registration will begin at 9:00 am with play beginning at 10:00 am. Time permitting, a FUN Scrambles Tournament will be arranged in the afternoon. Saturday evening will consist of a wonderful dinner, door prizes, and award ceremony.

Entry fees (per person) are $125.00 which covers Tournament Double and Social Mixed doubles, or $50.00 for those only playing Social Mixed Doubles. Please be ready for playing lots of tennis, meeting old friends and making new ones, receiving an official tournament t-shirt and more nice gifts (contributed by our sponsors), drawing of valuable door prizes,  winning awards, and enjoying all meals (Friday dinner through Saturday dinner) and beverages.

Participation is limited and entries will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. The deadline for tournament entry is Friday, November 7th, 2008. The entry and sponsorship forms are included in the attachments below.  Please consider sponsoring this year’s event either by donations, door prizes, or ditty bags items. We appreciate your support, and if you need more information please call.

On behalf of the entire 2008 SPE-GCS Tennis Committee we look forward to seeing everyone for two fun-filled days of tennis.


Location: The Houston Racquet Club
10709 Memorial Drive
Houston , TX 77024

Date: Nov. 14, 2008, 4 p.m. - Nov. 15, 2008, 8 p.m.