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United Lawn Tennis Club (Hawkhurst)
22nd July 2020
The Club has reopened after the change in Government guidance and clarification from the LTA. However, we are mindful of operating in as safe a way as possible, so:
- All bookings must be made online with Club Spark up to seven days in advance.
- Court 1 is open and accessed by the East gate.
- Court 2 is now open and accessed by whichever gate allows the most social distancing.
- Court 3 is open and accessed by the West gate.
- Play can now be singles or doubles
- Ollie is available for 1-to-1 coaching and some group coaching
- CLUB NIGHTS ARE BACK FROM Monday 27 July!
from 27 July Club nights will return on Mondays and Wednesday from 6.30 to 8.30
Players attending must enter their names and contact details on a sheet when arriving in order to allow for track and trace in the event of an attendee becoming infected with Covid 19. Players must use the hand sanitizer provided before, after and preferably during play at change of ends etc. Balls will be provided by the club and will be isolated after the night's play for several days.
The clubhouse remains closed except to committee members who may need to turn the floodlights on or off.
Players must conform to the LTA guidance on Equipment, sanitiser etc. https://www.lta.org.uk/globalassets/news/2020/lta-guidance-for-tennis-players---covid-19.pdf
ABOUT THE CLUB (NB 'normal' events/facilities are resticted, due to the Coronavirus)
We are a friendly club with three floodlit hard courts and a clubhouse.
There are opportunities for all ages and standards to play at the club with coaching for all ages every week, as well as tournaments, matches and social events, all of which new members are warmly welcomed to.
Membership is open to all ages and abilities. Benefits include free floodlighting and ‘turn up and play’ club sessions, with balls provided
The club hosts an array of barbeques, social occasions and an annual Members Championship with over 100 years of heritage. Some of our trophies date back to the early 1900s . Members can also take part in inter-club competitions, with teams in both the Ashford and Kent Leagues.
We are affiliated to the LTA and members are encouraged to join British Tennis to join in the Wimbledon ballot.