Tennis, squash and hockey in Cheltenham

David Roberts 88th birthday party at East Glos

On Saturday 31st August long-standing club member, and all-round good egg, David Roberts held his 88th birthday party at East Glos, with 97 friends attending. David, who has been a club member for over 45 years, has held an annual party since his eightieth birthday in 2011....
Jamie Crowson the Umpire strikes back

Former East Glos member Jamie Crowson steals the show during Wimbledon Invitation Doubles

In the second fortnight of Wimbledon 2019, former long-standing East Glos member Jamie Crowson featured in this Wimbledon clip. As the match umpire, he ended up taking part briefly in a men’s invitational doubles match between Jacco Eltingh & Paul Haarhuis and Henri...
Wimbledon Cocktail Party

Felicity Thomas attends Wimbledon cocktail party in recognition of gold medal win

East Glos member Felicity Thomas was delighted to be invited by the LTA to their cocktail party in the Wingfield Room, Centre Court, on Friday 5th July 2019, and to be given Centre Court tickets to enjoy some excellent tennis beforehand. Together with her GB team-mates, this was...

Reflections on six years of the East Glos Squash Doubles Tournament

Celebrating six years of squash and fun of the highest quality By Tom Ford Beginnings always hide themselves in ends… For those of you who weren’t able to stay until the prize-giving on the Sunday of the tournament, this report is to announce that I will be stepping down from...
Steve Evans

Summer 2019: One-off tennis coaching groups with Steve Evans

East Glos Coach Steve Evans is delighted to announce the latest series of one-off coaching groups. Aimed at social, ladder and team players, the courses take place in summer 2019. For adult club members only, the groups are for a maximum of 8 players lasting 90 minutes and cos...
Afternoon tea

Enjoy afternoon tea at East Glos

Why not organise a group of friends for afternoon tea at East Glos? Queens and Wimbledon are coming up, so this is the perfect excuse to watch them at East Glos with your afternoon tea. • Served Monday to Friday, 1.30 to 4pm  • Cream Tea for One £5: Two warm scones, clotted...
Charlie Russell ITF

East Glos junior Charlie Russell wins second ITF title

In blistering 30 degree heat, East Glos junior Charlie Russell has just won her second ITF 18&U world ranking event title by winning the doubles event in Limassol, Cyprus. Charlie (pictured far right) and her partner, Sabina Zeynalova from the Ukraine beat a German pairing in...
Group of players

Entries now open for Club Tennis Championships 2019

Please sign up on the notice board Entries close 14th June Draws go up 17th June No entry charges Fast facts about the Club Championships All age groups from 4 years to 60+ events A range of events for adults and juniors including singles, men’s and ladies’ doubles, mixed...

East Glos juniors celebrate successful week at Cheltenham Open Tennis Tournament

By Simon Corbishley, Tournament Referee Over eight days East Glos played host to the 2019 Cheltenham Open Tennis Tournament sponsored by Autovillage. The early days were played in near-winter conditions, yet by the end of the tournament, spring had arrived. The event started in...
Girls U18 team

Second place for Gloucestershire 18U tennis teams in County Cup

Congratulations to the Gloucestershire 18&U Boys and Girls teams for coming second in their respective groups at 18&U County Cup last weekend. As a club we are delighted that out of the 16 players selected to make up the 18&U Boys and Girls County travelling squads,...