Welcome to Marnhull Tennis Club

Latest News - July 2024

 

We are very sorry to inform all club members of the sudden death of Julie Hillier. Julie enjoyed her tennis and was a great supporter of Rob’s Sunday tennis. All her and the family’s friends at the club are thinking of you at this very difficult time.

Jeremy Hamer, Club Chairman

 

Other News:

1. The club's singles and tombola tournaments are progressing well, but there are a handful of matches that should have been completed by the end of June that are still outstanding! Please try and arrange your matches as soon as possible, so that we stay to schedule. If you want to follow everyone's progress and cheer along your mates, the latest scores for the singles are here, while the tombola can be found here.

2. Marnhull Tennis Club's A and B teams are flying high in the Shaftesbury League. The A side are currently sitting at the top of Division 1, while Marnhull B are second in Division 2. You can find the latest scores online here. If you want to come down and show your support for home matches, a full list of dates can be found here.

3. Marnhull Tennis Club is celebrating Wimbledon in classic style: with an afternoon tea and Pimm's! On Sunday, July 14th, the Blackmore Vale Inn will be hosting a showing of the men's tennis final from 1.30pm for members. This event will include a Wimbledon-style tea at the cost of £10 a head. Drinks, including Pimm's, can be bought at the bar. Numbers are limited, so please contact Alison McBarron at alison.mcbarron@yahoo.co.uk to book a spot. 

4. We will be running three summer holiday coaching sessions for juniors from July 29-31. These are open to members and non-members across three age groups and will take place at the same time each morning. Head through to our Juniors page for more details.

5. We have an updated schedule for the installation of the court floodlights, which can be found here. Thank you to everybody who has contributed to the project and provided input, we're looking forward to keeping the tennis going all year round.

Welcome

Marnhull Tennis Club welcomes all local and visiting tennis players, from beginners to county players, to our friendly club situated on the recreation ground off Burton Street in Marnhull, Dorset.

Much of our communication with members is done through this website, but we will also send out email updates regarding upcoming activities or significant news.

Becoming a Member
We are one of the most affordable tennis clubs in Dorset, with adult memberships starting from just £60 and junior memberships a mere £15! All members are able to book courts for free and take part in a whole range of activities, including:

  • Weekly club sessions
  • Club tournaments
  • Team league matches
  • Regular social events like fun days and season openers

Check out the membership page for more information.

New to the Club?
If you have just joined the club and want to meet some of the other members, we hold regular club sessions three times a week. These include evenings that are geared towards beginners as well as meetups for more experienced players. Head over to our What's On page for more information.

Booking a Court
Members can book courts using the online court booking sytem up to three weeks in advance.

Non-members and visitors can also book courts on a ‘pay and play’ basis for £4 per person per hour..

Coaching
Coaching is available from LTA qualified coach Graham Howell. Please visit the coaching page for more information, as well as details on adult and junior coaching courses.

Using the Ball Machine
Our Lobster ball machine is available for members to hire at £5 per hour. See the bookings page for more details.

If you have any questions, please get in touch using out contacts page.

We look forward to welcoming you to the club soon!


How to find us

Marnhull Tennis Club
Recreation Field, Burton Street
MARNHULL
Dorset
DT10 1PP

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