Chippenham Tennis Club

Welcome To Our Club

We are a friendly club that welcomes new members of all ages and abilities. We have 6 floodlit outdoor courts, access to an indoor multisport dome with 2 courts and a clubroom with changing facilities. Coaching, either in group sessions or one to one, is available from our team of LTA qualified coaches. Club tournaments take place throughout the year, with mens, ladies and mixed teams entered in the local leagues for those who like to play competitive tennis.

Tennis club members are automatically members of Chippenham Sports Club, the premier sports club in Wiltshire. The Sports Club includes sections for cricket, hockey, bowls, netball, harriers etc. It has a fully catered bar which provides a social hub as well as hosting many social events throughout the year, including winter skittles.


Latest News

  • 23rd Jun 2020 9:59 am
    Summer Activity

    Dear Chippenham Members,

    I hope you are enjoying your tennis and yes the sunshine has returned!

    Summer Activities

    We have a number of activities being planned for the summer months, including a “Delta” type of tournament and the singles players pyramid which are being organised by Kim and Ben respectively, The “Delta” type of tournament, Kim is organising for 6pm on Tuesday 7th July at our Chippenham Tennis Club courts, please contact Kim directly if you wish to play  on  kim_stuckey@btinternet.com and Ben will be giving an update on the singles ladder.

    Later in the summer we are also looking at the return of club nights, matches with other local teams and our own Club Championship for Mens, Womens, Singles/Doubles and Mixed doubles, but naturally we have to wait for the rules on social distancing to be extended. There are no district league matches this summer.

    Coaching

    Ben is active with his coaching under the LTA guidelines on Covid. Please contact Ben on www.beyondtennis.co.uk to get some excellent coaching for yourself or your children.

    Court Bookings

    Thank you all for adhering to the rules of playing only if you have booked a court, I have been using the LTA Club Spark booking system which works very well when I enter as the administrator, although some members have had issues. Please if you can book direct on:

    Any problems then please contact me.

    Visitors

    The committee discussed visitors / guests use of the courts. It was agreed unanimously that visitors may use the courts subject to :

    Visitors must always be hosted by a member.
    The member is responsible for the guest(s) adhering to club rules and protocols.
    The member is responsible for ensuring that a guest fee is paid into the club by bank transfer. Direct transfer to Chippenham Tennis Club:

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    A guest can play up to 4 times at £3 a game before joining the club.

    Membership

    Please welcome the new members joining our club and once we do club nights again, the committee and I look forward to meeting you and introducing you to the other tennis club members.

    Just a reminder to renew your membership if you have not already done so at https://clubspark.lta.org.uk/ChippenhamTennisClub/Membership/Join

    Adults at a reduced discounted fee of £60 valid to 31/03/2021 and Under 18 years at £10 valid to 31/03/2021 please see the web site for more details.

    Just to say in the nicest possible way! that if you do not join soon then the court booking system will not work for you!

    Chippenham Sports Club

    Until we have further details from the Sports club, it is currently closed, including our club house, sorry we don’t have any toilet facilities.

    Covid Rules

    Please see the website for our Rules of play in response to the Covid situation, it is your responsibility as a member of this club to adhere to the latest rules on our website / guidelines from the Government/LTA  and please wash your hands before and after play and take sanitiser solution with you to the courts for use and respect the social distancing laws.

    Enjoy your tennis! and I look forward to seeing you this summer.

    Charles

  • 25th Mar 2020 5:23 pm
    Temporary Court Closure

    Following the Prime Minister’s announcement on March 23rd we move to the next stage following instructions and advice from the LTA; the Chippenham Club tennis courts are now closed and must not be used for tennis or any other activity.

    https://www.lta.org.uk/about-us/tennis-news/news-and-opinion/general-news/2020/march/coronavirus-covid-19-advice-for-venues/

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