Tennis, squash and hockey in Cheltenham
02
JUN
2019
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...
16
JAN
2019
Olivia Rook

Local charity to support tennis player Olivia Rook in pursuit of junior grand slam dream

By Julian Wellings East Glos junior performance tennis player Olivia Rook is to be supported by Gloucestershire charity CASS and Friends. CASS & Friends (Cotswold Athletes Support Scheme) was set up by Fiona Carter in 2015 to assist young athletes in the Cotswolds financially...
04
NOV
2018
Charlotte Russell

First ITF win for East Glos junior Charlotte Russell

East Glos junior member, Charlotte Russell, 16, has just won her first 18&U ITF event, the 1st Shine Bahrain Super Series ITF Junior Championship. The ITF Junior Circuit gives juniors all over the world an opportunity to compete, develop and travel the world, with many of the...
17
OCT
2018
75s doubles finalists

Final tournament of the year for Felicity Thomas

Tennis member Felicity Thomas has returned from playing in the Grade A Mallorca Seniors tournament on the eastern coast of the island. She was within about six miles of the disaster area caused by almost unprecedented rainfall, in which 12 died, and a child is still missing....
25
SEP
2018
Felicity Thomas Gold Medal ITF

East Glos member Felicity Thomas wins first gold at world level

As part of a four-strong Great Britain team, club member Felicity Thomas has won The Queen’s Cup (Women’s Over 75’s) in the World Team Championships in Umag, Croatia. See the results here >> Felicity takes up the story. I am thrilled to have won my first...
20
DEC
2016

East Glos members win ITF title

Stephen Clayton and Steve Evans have won their first over 60s ITF title. There was an East Glos triumph in the sun at the ITF Grade 4 Tenerife South Seniors Open last week. Stephen Clayton and Steve Evans won the Over-60s doubles event, the first ITF title for both of them, and a...
29
OCT
2014

Bronze win for British Super Seniors including East Glos Club member Felicity Thomas

East Glos Tennis member Felicity Thomas has been in Antalya, Turkey, competing in the ITF Super Seniors Tennis World Team Championships in the over 70s age group, where the British team won bronze. Their group comprised Switzerland, Canada and South Africa – no easy matches. The...