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Contact the membership secretary, Sarah Scott, for an application form (email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or tel: 505720).

For those of you who don’t know much about Cringleford Tennis Club, we have four hard-courts and two grass courts adjacent to the Pavilion on the Playing Fields, Oakfields Road, NR4 6XF. The club has around 220 members and caters for all standards of tennis, both for adults and for juniors.

If you are interested in joining the weekly club-night sessions contact Fraser MacMillan (507077) or Malcolm Robins (01508 470296). Just turn up for tennis any Tuesday or Thursday evening from 6.30 - 8.30pm! A member of the committee will always be on hand to welcome you and to organise the play. There is also open club tennis on Monday mornings from 10.00 - 11.45 am.

 

The club has a full programme of sporting and social activities. There are tournaments, competitions and social evenings to keep you entertained throughout the year. Mixed doubles on Saturday mornings is a popular event and so are the weekday club sessions. In addition, there are several Sunday-afternoon tournaments and a series of knock-out competitions that run through the summer.

 

We offer a full range of coaching opportunities with Lucy Brooks (LTA Level 4), Anna Linton (LTA Level 2) and some additional coaches. For adults, there is a basic-level “rusty racquets” coaching group, a popular ladies’ coaching group on Friday mornings and a new Cardio-tennis groupon Thursday mornings. For juniors, there are two mini-tennis coaching groups that meet on Wednesdays (Y2/Y3) two on Thursdays (R/Y1) and two sessions of tennis coaching on Fridays afternoons for the age-range 8-18 yrs.  Further information about coaching sessions is on the website – or contact Nick Brewin (503770, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ).

 

This summer, the club will have nine teams competing in county or city leagues at various levels.  Last year, our top Men’s team came first in City League Division 1 and the CL Ladies' B and CL Men's B teams were both promoted. We also have teams in Fleur de Lys; Jewsons and Vets (mixed) leagues. Matches take place in the evenings from May to end August and the fixture dates are set well in advance. To join one of these teams, you need to contact the appropriate team captain or Tony Gammage (01953 453633).

 

In summary, we are small friendly (not-for-profit) club run by a group of volunteers. New members are most welcome. Please contact the membership secretary, Sarah Scott, for an application form (email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or tel: 505720).

Membership Form after 1st July

 

Club Rules 2014

 

 
News - General
(Up-dated 4th October 2014)
WEEKLY CLUB ACTIVITIES
Open club nights in Winter: 
Tuesdays 7.00pm – 8.30pm (under floodlights).
There is a doodle booking system so that no more than 9 people play.
Contact Fraser Macmillan (07506 722303) or Nick Brewin (07901 884114).
 
Daytime Club Tennis: 
Monday Mornings
Open to all club members – Just turn up 10.00am – 11.45am
 
Saturday mornings 
Rota of 12 or 16 players each Saturday from 10.00 – 11.30 am.
Contact Nick Brewin to join the rota for the next three months.
This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it (503770; 07901 884114).
 
AUTUMN COACHING
Level 4 Coach: Lucy Brooks,
This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it 07825 717770
Level 2 Coach: Anna Linton,
(07881 656872) This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Level 2 Coach: Gill Ellis (01603 745448)
Coaching co-ordinator: Nick Brewin (503770)
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Ladies coaching - Friday mornings
Playing and coaching for beginners/improvers 
9.30 – 11.00 am (90 min);
Weekly from 7th November - 12th December
Sessional rate (members and non-members): £5.00. 
Members' Block Rate £15 (for 6 Sessions)
 
Cardio-Tennis - Thursday mornings
9.30 – 10.30 am. Everyone is welcome.
Weekly from 6th November - 11th Dec
It's a 60-minute workout and you get to hit lots of tennis balls.
You don't need to be good at tennis to have lots of fun.
Sessional rate (members and non-members):£5.00.
Members' Block Rate £20 (for 6 Sessions)
 
CLUB TEAMS
Anyone interested in joining a team should contact Tony Gammage (01953 453633).
Norwich Winter Doubles League:
A Team: Fraser MacMillan (07506 722303)
B Team: Ines Gartner (07873125302)
City League (Men’s): 
A Team Div 1: Rob Foster (504215)  
B Team Div 5: Adam Fryatt (07753 639584).
C Team Div 7: David Moxon (259479) & Richard Lee-Warder (667358)
D Team Div 7 (Grass courts): Richard Lee-Warder (667358) & David Moxon (259479)
City League (Ladies):
A Team Div 2: Sarah Scott (505720)
& Jenny Hall (505511)
B Team Div 4: Ines Gartner (07873 125302)
Other Teams: 
Fleur de Lys (Men’s) A: Neil Henery (612509) 
Fleur de Lys B: David Moxon (259479)
& Richard Lee-Warder (667358)
Jewson (Mixed): David Clifford (07901 202600)
Veterans’ (Mixed): Tony Gammage (01953 453633)
Note: To qualify for Vets you must be over 40yrs (Ladies) or over 45yrs (Men).
 
CLUB OFFICERS
Chair: Nick Brewin (01603 503770) 
Hon Secretary: Gillian Cocks (01603 250519)
Hon Treasurer: Neil Harrison (01603 502339) 
Membership Secretary: Sarah Scott (01603 505720) 
Courts & Equipment Manager: Malcolm Robins (01508 470296)
Welfare Officer: Gill Ellis (01603 745448) 
Minutes Secretary: Catherine Henery (01603 664879) 
Club Team Coordinator: Tony Gammage (01953 453633) 
Floodlight Tokens & Court Bookings: Nicki Mitchell (457288) 
Website Manager: Ines Gartner (07873125302) 
Club Coaches
Lucy Brooks, LTA Level 4  (07825 717770)
Anna Linton LTA Level 2 (07881 656872) 
Adele Mutimer LTA Level 2 (07531 283884)
Gill Ellis LTA Level 2 (07952 907652)

COMMITTEE 
Nick Brewin, Gilly Cocks, Gill Ellis,
Ines Gartner, Tony Gammage, Neil Harrison,
Catherine Henery, Fraser MacMillan, Nicki Mitchell,
Malcolm Robins; Sarah Scott,
Vicky Sims.

FACILITIES
Tennis Balls: Nick Brewin (503770); Neil Harrison (502339) 
Floodlight Tokens: Nicki Mitchell (457288) 
Wimbledon Tickets: Jenny Hall (505511) 
Pavilion Keys: Neil Harrison (502339); Adam Fryatt (07753 639584); 
Anna Linton (07881 656872); Nick Brewin (07901884114)
Racquet restringing: Andy Santos (07923 117980); Alex Evans (505715); 
Liam Nolan (07861 380981); 
 
CTC JUNIOR TENNIS
Co-ordinator: Nick Brewin (01603 503770) 
Welfare Officer: Gill Ellis (01603 745448) 
Club Coaches: Lucy Brooks (07825 717770) & Anna Linton (07881 656872)
 
Mini-Tennis Match-Play

Sunday November 2nd from 2pm till 4pm at Cringleford tennis courts.

Lucy and Anna will be running this for the age-range 6-9 yrs.

We will have two events - an orange and a red ball.

We will split the children accordingly.

It will be very informal - a chance to play points whilst trying to keep it fun!

 

To Reserve a place contact Nick Brewin (07901 884114)

The entry fee will be £3 per child on the day.

Any parent helpers to assist with scoring would be appreciated!

Please let us know if you have any questions:

Lucy 07825 717770, Anna 07881 656872, Nick 07901 884114

 
Autumn Term Coaching

Weekly coaching with Lucy Brooks, Will Foster and Joe Evans

Junior Tennis Group: Fridays at Cringleford Courts 

12th Sept - 5th Dec (not Half-Term)
4.00 - 5.00 pm Y4/Y5/Y6 (mini-orange and Mini-green)
5.00 - 6.00 pm A: Y7  - Y12
Costs £72 for 12 sessions (£60 for CTC members)
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MINI-TENNIS (UNDER 8 YRS) 

Mini-Red - Autumn Term 2014

Wednesdays at Cringleford School

10th Sept - 3rd Dec (not Half-Term 29 Oct)

4.45 - 5.45 pm Beginners

5.45 - 6.45 pm Improvers

Costs £72 for 12 lessons (£60 for CTC Members)
50% discount for brother/sister under 10 years.
 
For Reception & Year 1 with Anna Linton: 
Thursdays at Cringleford School Hall 
11th Sep - 4th Dec (not Half-Term 30 Oct)
4.30 - 5.30 pm Beginners
5.30 - 6.30 pm Improvers
 
 

 

 
 

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Hello and welcome to our site. If you are looking for a friendly place to play tennis in attractive surroundings then look no further. Facilities at our disposal include the Sports Pavilion, 6 tennis courts, car park, children's playground and wide open spaces. The tennis courts are very well maintained: we have 4 hard courts (2 of them floodlit), and 2 grass courts.

The club is run by a committee of volunteers and has about 220 members, with approximately 70 of these being juniors. We have a resident coach who runs junior tennis camps and other activities. 60 club-members are involved in teams that enter summer and winter league competitions. The club runs an internal KO competition each summer culminating in our end of year finals day in September.

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Our club is located at the end of Oakfields Road in the village of Cringleford on the outskirts of Norwich. So come down and check us out and if you like what you see then we'd love you to join.

 

 

Upcoming Events

  • Cardio-Tennis
    November 27, 2014 (21:30 - 22:30)
    (Club Calender) (Social)
    For anyone who wants to improve their fitness and have some fun playing tennis. £5 per session. Weekly from 4th September – 11th December (14 sessions (not Half Term 31 Oct). Contact Lucy Brooks (07825 717770) lucybrooks2006@hotmail.co.uk & Anna...
  • Ladies Coaching
    November 28, 2014 (09:30 - 11:00)
    (Club Calender) (Social)
    Beginners/improvers coaching and playing with Anna Linton (07881 656872) Weekly from 5th September – 12th December (14 sessions not Half Term 31 Oct). Pay-as-you-Play: £5 per session; Block rate (14 sessions) £35 (members), £50 (Non-members) Contact...

    Nick Brewin 07901 884114
  • Junior Coaching
    November 28, 2014 (16:00 - 18:00)
    (Club Calender) (Junior)
    Junior Tennis Groups with Lucy Brooks and Will Foster 4.00 – 5.00pm Y4/5/6 (mini-orange and mini-green) 5.00 – 6.00pm J unior Coaching for Y7 – Y12. A great way to end the week – whatever your level of tennis!

    Nick Brewin 07901 884114
  • Club Tennis
    November 29, 2014 (10:00 - 12:00)
    (Club Calender) (Social)
    12 or 16 players on a rota basis, using the hard courts 10.00 – 11.45 am: To join the rota for each quarter, contact Nick Brewin. nick.brewin@jic.ac.uk

    To join the rota for each quarter, contact Nick Brewin. 503770
  • Morning Club Tennis
    December 01, 2014 (10:00 - 11:30)
    (Club Calender) (Social)
    Open Club sessions 10.00am - 11.30 am. Just turn up for some relaxed tennis.

    Nick Brewin (503770; 07901 884114
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