Newbury & Thatcham Tennis provides a wide range of coaching opportunities for all levels of play. Our programmes are delivered at Newbury Tennis Club, Victoria Park, Thatcham Tennis Club and Kennet School. The programme offers a professional weekly mini tennis, junior and adult programme of coaching, along with offering holiday camps, competitions and fun tennis events for the whole family.
Newbury Tennis Club, established in 1937 is conveniently located close to the centre of the historic town of Newbury, overlooking the River Lambourn, with easy access from the A339, A4 and A34. The club boast 4 recently refurbished floodlit courts and a clubhouse. It has a thriving membership and its members can get involved in inclusive club sessions, and take part in competitive team tennis. Visit the clubs main website: www.newburytennisclub.co.uk
Victoria Park in Newbury has 3 recently refurbished courts located in Victoria Park in the centre of town. The Park is operated by Newbury Town Council and for £36 per year, the whole household can book unlimited court time (subject to availability). Visit the park's main website: www.victoriaparktennisnewbury.com
Kennet School in Thatcham boasts 6 floodlit courts and we deliver after-school tennis coaching sessions as part of our school programme. We deliver sessions for all ages and abilities and it has become a thriving section of our coaching programme. The courts are only accessible for players on the programme, so if you are looking to play outside of the coaching, Newbury Tennis Club or Victoria Park is where to play!
Across our partnered venues, we have a vibrant tennis programme for all ages and abilities. Our coaches are hugely committed to engaging and helping our young players get the most from their tennis experience, whether through energetic fun sessions or recognising and mentoring talented players through our performance programme.
Here are a few facts about our tennis coaching programmes:
- We offer a mini, junior and adult coaching programme for all standards, along with a performance academy
- Over 300 players take part in our weekly coaching programme
- Over 50 children regularly play competitive matches
- Our coaching sessions start at age 5 years
- Our holiday camps attract over 200 children each year