Welcome to Wellow Valley Tennis

Wellow Valley Tennis

Club Nights return - 6-8pm every Tuesday and Thursday

It's a great opportunity to play some fun tennis and meet new players.  For more details please click here.
 

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) latest information

The tennis courts are open but the Pavilion and WC are still closed until further notice.

There are rules surrounding how to play to keep us safe during this transition phase and these will be fixed to the entrance of the court and on the Pavilion for your reference. If you have any queries please contact us at: wvtennisclub@gmail.com

You can access more information from the LTA here: https://www.lta.org.uk/about-us/tennis-news/news-and-opinion/general-news/2020/march/coronavirus-covid-19---latest-advice/

As from 1st June doubles play is now be allowed on our courts provided strict adherence to the social distancing rules are applied.

Coaching with Sara and Barry Scollo will re-commence from Saturday 13th June. A maximum of 5 players + coach are allowed on a court at one time and a reminder that to join the coaching you must be a Gold member or Upgrade from Silver. Details of what's on offer and how to book can be found here: https://wellowvalleytennis.co.uk/Coaching

Please remember players can only book the courts for one hour per day to give as many people as possible the opportunity to play. If you can no longer attend the slot you have booked, please cancel it as soon as possible to allow others to play instead.


It is essential that the following rules are observed for all our safety:

1. Play only on the courts you have booked online via Clubspark. Maximum of 2 players, unless you are from the same household.

2. Players should exit the courts 5 minutes before their session ends and maintain a 2 metre distance from those leaving and entering the courts.

3. Players entering the courts must arrive having washed their hands in accordance with Government health guidelines.

4. Entry to the court after the previous players have exited leaving 2 metres space for players to leave.

5. Court gate will be open where possible and if so use your racket to widen the entry space. Please come with a glove to open the gate where it is not already open.

6. Please observe distancing rules of 2 metres apart at all times.

7. Players should bring their own equipment and mark their tennis balls clearly with their initials . Communal equipment in the locked storage boxed will not be available for use.

8. Please adhere to the Playing Tennis during Lockdown in England diagram attached to the Pavilion window.

9. If and when hand sanitizer is available outside the Pavilion please use it before and after playing.
 

Many thanks,

Wellow Valley Tennis committee – 1st June 2020

 

Best Community Venue award winners 2019!

We are very proud to have scooped Best Community Venue at the Avon County LTA Tennis Awards, we were selected from 56 clubs in the area. This is a remarkable achievement and the 2nd time in three years the club has taken this accolade.  We are delighted with the award and so pleased that over 500 members support us. The next big challenge is to maximise court usage and get more players enjoying our fantastic facilities. Anyone wishing to know more about joining or coaching please email wvtennisclub@gmail.com

 

Wellow Valley Tennis offers a warm welcome to players of all ages and abilities. There's something for everyone, from coaching, cardio tennis sessions, league matches to friendly club nights where you can drop in and play. 

We have two floodlit tennis courts built to the LTA's highest specification and a newly opened Pavilion with a cafe (open at weekends). It's also available for event hire, more details can be found here. We are located in the village of Wellow, a conservation area to the south of Bath with commanding views of the idyllic surrounding countryside. In addition to the tennis courts you can enjoy a work out on the outdoor gym and jogging track, play football on the 7-aside pitch, play netball, try your hand at boules or practice in the double lane cricket nets constructed to ECB standards.

Have a look at our fabulous courts and location here: https://youtu.be/eyoGm3ZqwmM

Our aim is to encourage people to play from every walk of life and one membership will cover everyone in your household. Silver membership is £39 per annum, this allows you to book use of the courts online and get a key fob for access to the courts but not coaching sessions.  We also have a Gold subscription for £69 per annum which will entitle you to additional benefits such as access to the club nights and subscribe for a variety of coaching programmes, more details can be found here.

For beginners or those wishing to improve their game our tennis coaches are provided by SS Tennis who have an unrivalled reputation in the South West of England. Click here for more info.

 


Low cost joining fees

Gold access £69 per household per year 

Silver access £39 per household per year (no access to coaching courses)

FOB Key £10 one-off charge for new members and Lapsed members

See details under Membership

How to find us

Wellow Valley Tennis
Wellow Playing Field
Avon
Avon
BA2 8QD

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Our Partners

LTA - British Tennis
Sport England
Medlock Charitable Trust