Adults

The club has lots going on for adults of all ages and abilities throughout the year.  Whether you want to take part in coaching sessions, join in our fun social events, play in our borders league teams or play social doubles there is always something going on.

Teams

The club competes in the Borders Tennis League and have teams competing in the following leagues:

  • Mens Division 1
  • Mens Division 3
  • Ladies Division 1
  • Ladies Division 2
  • Mixed League
  • Mixed Cup
  • Presidents Cup

The league matches are played throughout the year with the Mens and Ladies Division matches starting in April and running until the beginning of July.  The mixed league runs from the beginning or July until September and is followed by the Mixed Cup and Presidents Cup.  The ladies and mens team train from March onwards on a Tuesday and Wednesday night respectively. If you would like to play in any of the teams please contact our captains:

  • Ladies Captain Susan Lawrence
  • Mens & Mixed Captain Lee Brown

Doubles Coaching

Our club coach Lesley Thomas runs a doubles coaching session (including doubles tactics, doubles play etc) on Mondays from 12pm to 1pm which is open to adult members and non members (Cost £2 for members, £5 for non members).  

Social Doubles

Social doubles is held on a Monday and Thursday from 1pm to 2.30pm.  This is open to Members (Cost £2) and non-members (Cost £5) and involves organised doubles play followed by tea and coffee afterwards.

Ladies Only Night

The club is currently piloting a girls only night on Tuesdays.  This includes a ladies beginner sessions from 6.30pm to 7.30pm.

Social Competitions

The club regularly holds social fun events such as American Doubles Tournaments and in the past we have held Grand slam style events, christmas fun tournaments, mini red competitions (open to all ages) and other fun competitions.  In addition the club hosts the Civic Week Challenge each year in July with members of the TD5 area taking part.

Annual Club Championships 

The club holds the following club championships on an annual basis and these are open to all members.

  • Mens Singles (2016 Winner - Nik Stingl)
  • Mens Doubles (2016 Winners- Angus Millar and Callum Woodcock
  • Ladies Singles (2016 Winner - Kate Bull)
  • Ladies Doubles (2016 Winners - Kate Bull and Pat McDowell)
  • Mixed Doubles (2016 Winners - Chris Smith and Barbara Archer)