Woodthorpe Tennis Club

Established in 1909 Tennis for All Ages


Holiday Camps: February 2015

Posted on February 5, 2015 at 5:40 PM

Our On The Ball Coaching team are running holiday camps on 16-19th February...

WTC Awards Night: 05/12/14 6.30pm

Posted on November 22, 2014 at 5:15 AM

Woodthorpe Tennis Club Awards Night 2014

Friday 5th December 6.30-7.30pm

Everyone is welcome to join us in the clubhouse for our 2014 Awards Night. Adult and Junior players will be receiving trophies in recognition of their efforts in the following categories:

Emerging Male Team Player

Emerging Female Team Player

Players' Player

Captain's Pick

Social Player of the Year

Senior Player of the Year

Special Club Award

Junior Star players (Red/Orange/Green and Yellow levels)

Light refreshments available on the night.

October Holiday Camps 2014

Posted on October 8, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Our On The Ball Coaching team are running holiday camps on 28, 29 and 30 October:

Woodthorpe Junior Championships 2014

Posted on September 13, 2014 at 2:00 PM

Please sign-up in the Clubhouse if you wish to enter this year's Junior Championships which will be run on 21 and 28 September.

Woodthorpe Wednesdays From 06/08

Posted on July 23, 2014 at 2:55 PM

Throughout August and early September there will be a slight change to what's on offer at Woodthorpe Tennis Club on Wednesday evenings...

Starting on August 6th we've two new sessions running at the Club along with our Mixed Social evening (click on link for full details):

5.00 - 6.00pm: Family Social Sessions > free tennis for adults and children, friends and family; coach supervised and equipment provided (also on August Saturdays 11.30-13.30)

6.00 - 7.00pm: Tennis Xpress > a 6 week beginners course that will provide a solid foundation in the sport; only £15 for 6 weeks and equipment provided if needed

6.00 - 9.00pm: Wednesday Evening Mixed Social > one of the most popular Club sessions of the week offers an ideal opportunity to pit your skills against players of all standards and meet new friends

If new to the game why not have a casual hit at the Family Social Session, then learn more aspects of the sport at Tennis Xpress before mixing in and putting into practice what you've learned at the Wednesday Social?

Don't forget we've also got Summer Camps running for 5-12 year olds throughout August.

We look forward to seeing you on court at Woodthorpe this summer.

Free Family Social Sessions This August

Posted on July 20, 2014 at 6:15 AM

Woodthorpe Tennis Club are running a series of open evenings and mornings throughout August where non-members can come to the club and enjoy the facilities FREE of charge.

These are being run as Family Social Sessions, so bring the children down, pop along with a friend or partner, or just come along on you own and join in the fun. One of the club coaches will be present to offer coaching tips if requested and to provide the equipment so you can enjoy the game.

These will be running on the following dates and times: 

  • Wednesday 5.00 - 6.00pm: August 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th
  • Saturday 11.30am - 1.30pm: August 9th, 16th, 23rd
If you'd like to attend then just let us know which session(s) you plan to come to; contact our On The Ball Coaching team via Angela Hamilton (call or text 07967 494129) or email [email protected]

So come and give tennis a shot for free this summer - we look forward to seeing you on court!

Tennis Xpress: 6 Week Course From 06/08 - Half Price!

Posted on July 16, 2014 at 1:15 PM

Tennis Xpress is a beginner adult introductory coaching course for players who want to learn the basics of the sport. It is a national scheme introduced by the Lawn Tennis Association, and you can find out further details on their website.

As you can see, it's perfect for complete adult beginners as it follows a plan of coaching that will have you enjoying the game fully in no time at all. If you want to give tennis a shot then Woodthorpe Tennis Club's On The Ball Coaching team will be running a new 6 week course from Wednesday 6th August, 6-7pm.

Priced at just £15 for all 6 sessions (over 50% off the normal cost), you'll be one step ahead of the competition before you know it. Tennis is a fantastic activity with many benefits; in summary it's great for you, great fun and great value for money too.

Spaces are limited so book early to avoid disappointment; please email [email protected] to confirm your place today.

Summer Holiday Camps 2014

Posted on July 7, 2014 at 4:45 PM

Holiday courses are a fantastic way to improve tennis standards and have fun along the way. These intensive courses are highly energetic, social and friendly, run by our On The Ball Coaching team during school holidays. Book early to avoid disappointment!

Details of courses:

  • Open to anyone (including non-members) aged between 5 - 12 years old
  • Numbers are limited and will be awarded on a first come first served basis
  • Times: 9am - 3pm (drop off can be 8.45am at earliest)
  • Cost: £16 per day

 Please complete an application form to book your sessions.

New Cardio Tennis Session

Posted on July 4, 2014 at 6:05 AM

Starting Friday 4th July, we've got a new Cardio Tennis session running from 6.30-7.30pm.

Available to current members and non-members, Cardio Tennis offers a fast-paced workout for tennis players of all levels, from new beginner to seasoned hacker. Come along, join in and get fit - it's £5 per session, and your first session is free!

More details available from our On The Ball Coaching team.