Update 4th Nov 2020
Following government guidelines regarding the worsening Covid crisis, the tennis courts will be closed until further notice.
We have a new coach, Jack Wood who is level 3.
Adult coaching to start on Wednesday 5th August from 10.00am - 11.30am. Each session will cost £8 and lasts 1.5 hours.
Junior coaching to start on Friday 7th August. Each session will cost £4.50 and will be in blocks of 6 weeks.
Ages 4 - 8 from 4 - 5pm; ages 8 - 10 from 5 - 6pm and ages 9 - 11 from 6 - 7pm.
One to one sessions also available.
If you are interested come to the courts at the relevant time or call Jack on 07786 656456.
If you require any information on Cliffe TC don't hesitate to ask. Ring Jane on 01405 862814, or Ian on 07759 536455.
From Monday 29th June we are re-starting club nights. Turn up at the courts from 6pm(ish).
Also the clubhouse is re-opening (for members with keys), but for use of the toilets ONLY.
Update 1st June.
We can now play doubles with anyone irrespective of whether they are from the same household. Social distancing is still in force though.
All other guidelines and rules are still in place.
MOST OF ALL USE COMMON SENSE & OBEY THE RULES.
Re-opening during Lockdown
The courts will re-open again today, 19th May from 1pm. We are following guidelines set by the government and the LTA, plus a few others instigated by the club. There are notices on the gates and the clubhouse setting out the LTA guidelines.
The club is open to members ONLY - no guest players allowed.
The courts have new locks. A new key will be available on payment of membership fees and the handing in of the old key, or for £5.
No players displaying symptoms of the virus should attend the club for any reason.
The nets will be set at the correct height, so do not touch the net, net post or adjuster.
Members must provide their own balls, and unless playing with a member of the same household, the balls should be marked with your id. Your opponent must NOT touch the same balls.
Please bring your own antibacterial wipes or gel and clean your hands before entering and after leaving the courts.
Please comply with the current 1 metre+ social distancing rules at all times.
No spectators are allowed on the courts.
No spitting on the courts.
If all the courts are in use and people are waiting to play, the players on the court longest should vacate their court within 30 minutes.
THe club have a number of unopened sealed tubes of balls for sale at £5 for a tube of 4.
Keith Jackson memorial walk
This is to be an annual sponsored walk in memory of our late chairman who passed away in November 2019. Moneys raised to be split between Macmillan Nurses and the Tennis Club. This years walk is being held on Sunday 5th April 2020 at 09.30. For details contact Ian Smith on 07759 536455.
**Due to the current health situation, the walk has been postponed until later in the year**