STOP PRESS: Open Day Sunday 26 September 2-4pm

Kids Summer Tennis Camps running next 3 weeks between Tues/ Friday 9am to 12pm

Club News

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  • Congratulations to Angela Curtis & Tim Armitage winners of The Autumn American Tournament.
  • Congratulations to the Winners of the Club Championships held on 5 September. For more details and pictures click here.
  • The Hilary Moss Junior  Boys tournament and family bbq was held on Sunday 5 September. Congratulations to Alfie & James who contested the Final, eventually won by Alfie
  • Our second Open Day was held between 2-4pm Sunday 26. This was a great  success, all courts were occupied throughout and our coach Rob Ventin was busy for the 2 hours delivering taster coaching sessions to the juniors who turned up.
  • The Court Booking system has been improved to allow Members to cancel their bookings themselves.
  • The club can offer a new Racket re-stringing service through Rob Ventin, club coach. He can offer a range of strings, and information on what would be best for your style of tennis. Strings can make a huge difference in how your racquet plays and feels, and is important to get right. The strings we offer will be constantly updated, so check back or enquire if you are after a specific type of string.
 
  • Cost per racquet: £12
  • Babolat RPM Blast: £8
  • Head Synthetic Gut: £6
 
For enquiries, contact Rob Ventin on 07729683454 or on robventennis@gmail.com
  • Well done Angela Curtis & Chris Gibson for winning the Spring American tournament. More details click here.
  • The Courts were repainted and resealed on April 20 and are now back open for play! ..Here’s what they look like 🙂
  • Sonning tennis club was 75 years old this year…….. a weekend of events were held on weekend of 12 June. For pictures and more about the event click this link
  • Conifer trees between the Courts and King George Field have been replaced with a young Beech hedge. This will take a couple of years to mature, but members seem to like to the new ‘open vista!’
  • The court booking system introduced in 2020 has received positive member feedback and will be retained in future.
  • The Clubhouse has been re-opened.
  • 2021/22 Membership renewals (together with new members) puts club membership at 180 (including honoraries) as high as it’s ever been!.
  • Committee Minutes can be viewed in Members Area.
  • Spring 21 annual Newsletter here

Remember “Play Safe, Stay Safe”

Welcome to our club events.

A skittles evening has been arranged for Saturday 23 October at 7.30pm. Look out for club communications on how to sign up.
 
The club Christmas party has been confirmed as Saturday 11 December at Sonning Golf Club. Details will soon be communicated to Members.
 
Family Member BBQ Sunday 5th Sept
 
Club funded BBQ will be held on Sunday afternoon 5th Sept
 
Please pre book each family members place at coaching@sonningtennis.com August 27th. Please state any special dietary needs by number also.
 
If your child is a single member we also look forward to seeing you ( guardian/parent please come and supervise)
 
 
Hilary Moss Trophies for Boys and Girl
 
We also plan to run the “Hilary Moss Trophy” for boys and girls aged 11- 18 years old . Last year only the girls event was held, and was won by Lara Bayliss-Binks.
 
So come on, let’s get some new teenagers involved this year !
 
To register to play in this tournament on the 5th Sept from 1pm again email  coachung@sonningtennis.com  27th August
 
Family tennis session 4pm onwards will follow
 
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We are a small sociable club with events on and off the courts throughout the year. Details of some of the up-coming events can be seen below. Details about events will be communicated by the Social Secretaries nearer the time!

  • 6 teams have been registered for the 2021 Berkshire Summer leagues: 2 mens’, 2 ladies’, 2 mixed. (See Matches page for fixtures & dates)
  • Quiz night, Skittles & Pub games, Christmas meal, charity tournament, 75 Celebration activities all venues and dates to be published soon in the Spring Newsletter
  • Junior Competitions hosted at SLTC are under discussion with Rob Ventin one of the club’s coaches.
  • Quarterly member gatherings are arranged for local pubs to give people to catch up outside of tennis
Autumn 2020 club working party to ‘spruce’ up the club before Winter!! Refreshment provided!!
Club Championships Sep 2020 finals day, open to players & families to watch tennis and enjoy a BBQ……………all socially distancing