Ockbrook & Borrowash Lawn Tennis Club
Ockbrook and Borrowash LTC is situated in Borrowash with easy links to the A52, it is a well established and friendly club.
Our mission statement is 'To offer a good standard of tennis facilities and coaching service to the local community in which we are situated. Looking to develop and encourage new skills for all ages and abilities'.
We have around 90 members (50 adults and 40 juniors} of mixed playing ability. James Middleton and his coaching team work both with the juniors and adults.
The club has 5 outdoor carpet courts.
Ockbrook & Borrowash Lawn Tennis Club celebrated 100 years of tennis last year having been formed back in 1919 providing a recreation facility for soldiers arriving back from the 1914-1918 Great War.
Today we provide Adult & Junior tennis to the community and are looking to increase our participation and membership.
Due to The Covid 19 lockdown resulting in closure for a few months we would like to extend our reduced Centenary membership rate offers of £100 for our existing members as we start to return to normality.
We also offer Junior Coaching with our Head Coach, James Middleton (07809 896902) every Saturday 9-12.00 or our Adult Social sessions Sunday 1.15- 3.30pm or Mondays 1.15- 3.30pm to discuss.
Coaching also available Sunday’s with Gary Edwards (07800 837717).
We also hold Ladies sessions on Wednesday’s & Friday’s.
We have 6 teams playing in The Derbyshire Summer & Winter leagues as well as Junior teams this is based on a return to competitive tennis as advised by the LTA.
Our Great British Tennis Weekend set for Saturday 18th May 2019 is unfortunately cancelled & we hope to re arrange later this year. Likewise we will advise when we can offer a return to Tennis For Kids & School Camps throughout the summer.
To read the latest news from us click the links below:
LTA TENNISMARK Club Awarded
We are affiliated to the British Lawn Tennis Association and have a "Tennis Mark" by the LTA for clubs reaching a specified level of club and coaching development.
We have both adult and junior teams playing in the Derbyshire Tennis Association leagues (Summer and Winter). We have 2 mens, 2 ladies and 2 mixed teams in both summer and winter leagues.