Tennis

The Tennis group was one of the original sports groups when BLAGSS began in 1997. It is a successful and friendly group who play on Wednesdays Fridays and Sundays at Hove Park.

We love tennis and love having fun and socialising. 

The group has players of varying standards. We are always looking for new players to come and join us. 

 


How We Play

We have an active Whatsapp group and organise short sets of doubles and some singles. People are mixed around so everyone gets to play with new partners and opponents. That way everyone gets variety, the chance to play against others of the same standard lesser or higher.  New members turning up on Sundays will be mixed in and made to feel welcome. 

What It Costs

Blagss Tennis is a separate club within the umbrella of the Hove Park Tennis Alliance (HPTA) and we operate within this under our own HPTA  Blagss Membership**.  Annual membership £70. Which also gives you access to pre book courts on line for FREE outside of our Wednesday Friday and Sunday sessions.

As we supply balls there is a nominal charge every time you play of 50p.

General Blagss Members (£15 pa) but not a member of HPTA Blagss Membership** (see above) will be charged each visit £3.50 for the first few visits prior to full membership. New members turning up on Sundays will not be charged for their first visit.

Where We Play

We play three times a week throughout the year - every Wednesday Thursday and Friday at 11am to 1pm (court 5) and Sunday (Courts 3, 4 & 5) from 11 a.m. until 1.00 p.m. ( weather permitting) on the outdoor courts at Hove Park Tennis Alliance, Hove Park.

Tennis Intermediate Coaching

Following the success of the recent Tennis Intermediate Coaching course, those who attended wish to continue on a monthly basis.

A new session will be monthly starting on Tuesday 6 July from 11am-1230pm at Hollingbury Tennis Club on Ditchling Road, Brighton. The session will be coached by Keelan Oakley.

A minimum of 6 players are required for the session to proceed, up to a maximum of 12 players. Over 12 will go on a waiting list and will move onto the session if members withdraw do not pay by the required date.

The cost of each session is £10 and payment should be made into the BLAGSS bank account 14 days before the session, after which time no refund will be available. If the session is cancelled for reasons including weather or coach availability an alternative date will be arranged. 

Once you have registered to attend please also contact Peter Revell on 07842 208473 to join a what’s app group which will provide updates including on the weather if changes are required, car sharing/other.

Please register to participate on the TENNIS webpage and send your £10 course fee to Sort Code 30-99-93 Account Number 01613506 to secure your place. Please use the reference provided.

Tennis Intermediate Coaching - Tuesday 5 July 1100-1230

Please sign up and pay using the registration section below. The fee of £10.20 includes a 20p transaction fee.

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