Goostrey Tennis Club
You can find us on Wednesday evenings and Saturday afternoons for Club Sessions and Tuesday and Thursday evenings, in the tennis season, for South and Mid Cheshire League matches at the Boothbed Lane Playing Field, Boothbed Lane, Goostrey, CW4 8LP.
Come and Join Us
(Posted 8th March 2021)
If you are interested in playing tennis, whether social or competitive, come and join the members of Goostrey Tennis Club on a Wednesday evening at Boothbed Lane from 18.00. Saturday afternoon at 2.00p.m.Friday afternoon at 2.00p.m. You will be very welcome.
NEW MEMBERS WELCOME
COME ALONG TO ONE OF OUR SOCIAL SESSIONS ON WEDNESDAY EVENING OR SATURDAY AFTERNOON.
Membership is now due for 2023
Membership Secretary : Chris Jackson
Mob no: 07579035376
£40 P.A. Senior Player
£15 p.a. Junior Player
PAY BEFORE THE 30th APRIL GET A REDUCTION
£35.00 p.a. for a Senior Player
Please see the note below - "Goostrey VHPFF" -regarding membership of the Boothbed Lane Sports Facilities.
Please explore our website. If you do not find the information you require, please contact the Club :
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Autumn & Winter Events 2023/24
Club nights - Wednesday from 6.00 p.m.
Club afternoon - Friday from 2.00 p.m.
Club afternoons - Saturday from 2.00 p.m.
WATCH THIS SPACE FOR SPECIAL EVENTS
JUNIOR TENNIS COACHING AVAILABLE
DATES OF SESSIONS IN THE JUNIOR SECTION PROGRAMME
SIGN UP NOW FOR THE COACHING TO GUARANTEE YOUR PLACE.
The sports facilities on Boothbed Lane are owned and managed on behalf of the Goostrey Community by the Goostrey Village Hall & Playing Fields Foundation (the VHPFF), a Charitable Trust. Membership of the VHPFF is a pre-requisite of joining any of the affiliated sports organisations based at Boothbed Lane. For more information please contact Mrs Sally Ball, Goostrey VHPFF Membership Secretary (Tel: 01477 534160).
(For more information please go to the Goostrey VHPFF page on this website).
LEAGUE PROMOTION FOR SUCCESSFUL GOOSTREY MEN'S TENNIS TEAM
The Men's A team fromGoostrey has been promoted from 4th to 2nd division for the upcoming Winter League following a highly successful 12 months of competing.
This marks a 'first' for Goostrey Tennis club- their highest divisional placing in 23 years, since joining the South & Mid-Cheshire League in 1997.
Having won both last winter's and this spring league they were well placed at the start of the recent summer season for League matches. As they then came second in the summer league, competing against top teams, they were promoted up two divisions.
Accolades over the past 12 months also include winning the Winter league Knock-out Trophy.
Team Members -
'Captain 'Andrew Brierley
Besides League Competitive tennis, Goostrey Tennis club also offers social tennis on Wednesday Evenings ,Friday and Saturday afternoons, with frequent American Tournaments for all ages and abilities, plus a regular programme of junior coaching.
MENS A TEAM CONGRATULATIONS
Men's A team are getting promoted to the 1st Division. For such a small club,this was a tremendous achievement and on behalf of all of us we wish them well as they prepare for the opening game on the 19th January 2020.
A Team this season
Simon Barlow (Captain)
Welcome to the Goostrey Tennis Club website.
The photograph used for the background to our website shows members playing on the Boothbed Lane all-weather, floodlit, artificial grass courts with the Pavillion in the background.
We have ladies and men's teams competing in the Slazenger South & Mid Cheshire Tennis Leagues.
An invitation is extended to residents of Goostrey and the six adjoining parishes to come along to one of our Club sessions. Please introduce yourself to any of the members. You will be made most welcome.
Goostrey Tennis Club.
Junior Coach David Richardson meets
Tennis Trophies presented to winners in Goostrey Open
Goostrey Tennis Club Honorary Life member Roger Rushton was guest of honour at the clubs Annual General meeting and Awards Presentation recently.Following the AGM March 11th 2020 which was well- attended. Roger presented trophies to tennis players who won awards in the Goostrey Open 2019.
Goostrey Tennis club Chairman Mike Marshall said that Goostrey Tennis Club should be proud of its efforts as small Cheshire club of less than 50 members, compared to other local villages ,some of whom have several hundred members in their tennis club.
winners - Claire Fox & Debbie Lawrence
runner-up - Heather Ashall & Barbara Baxter.
winner - Simon Barlow
runner-up - Luke Brierely
winners- Mike Saxton & Richard Saxton.
runner-up- Jason Lynch & Luke Brierley.
winners- Lyndsey Saxton & Richard Saxton.
runner-up- Susie Weston & Jason Lynch.
Junior U14 - Zach Bennett
Junior U12 - Pau Garcia Gomez.
Ladies Singles - no competition took place.
2023 Junior Tennis Coaching
This year's junior tennis coaching schedule begins after the Easter holidays, on Friday April 21st.. See the Junior Coaching page for more info.
NEW MEMBERS WELCOME.
FOR ALL ABILITIES
SMC LEAGUE TEAMS
COACHING IF YOU HAVE NOT LIFTED A RACKET SINCE SCHOOL DAYS.
FRIENDLY SOCIABLE CLUB
PLAY TENNIS FOR FUN