FAQ

Q. How do I join?

Just download an application form and please fill in completing with a proposer and seconder both of whom should be 18yrs or over and be existing members. Please submit the form with the £25 non-refundable admin fee to the club & tennis manager or a member of the committee. Please see note about current availability of memberships, during he past 2 years up until March 2022, the club is full to capacity and is not accepting any new memberships.

Q. Can I visit the club before I join?

You are welcome to look round the club at any time. You may also come to play as a guest of a member up to six times in a 12 month period.

Q. Do I have to have previous tennis experience?

If you are an adult, the answer is yes, given the limited facilities. Members mix to form doubles and full members need to competent at strokes, game play and court etiquette. Weekday members (who can only play up to 5pm during the week) are not held to the same standard. Prospective junior members do not have to have previous playing experience.

Q. What equipment and clothing do I need?

Rackets, proper tennis shoes and predominantly white tennis clothing are required. Balls can be bought at the clubhouse. See Rules.

Q. Do you just play in the summer?

No, the five all-weather courts are open all year round. There are no indoor courts but the club does have floodlights.

Q. Can I join the club at any time in the year?

The club holds play-ins on an ad hoc basis. The membership fee will be adjusted according to when you join in the financial year but only reduced at the end of September when the playing season ends. Full subs are due from 1 March until end of September.