Tennis, squash and hockey in Cheltenham

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,...

Mini tennis club championships 2018

East Glos Tennis coach Esther Curtis reports on the 2018 Autovillage Mini Tennis Club Championships. Mini Red Club Championships On a very rainy August bank holiday Sunday, ten of our Mini Red members braved the conditions to compete in our Mini Red Club Championships. A massive...

East Glos to host major Seniors grass court tennis tournament

East Glos Club Cheltenham is to host the British Seniors’ Closed Grass Court Championships (35-55 age groups). 180 competitors will take part in the event which runs from Sunday 13th to Saturday 19th August 2017. The tournament usually takes place at Wimbledon however due...
45 Club 2016

East Glos welcomes The Forty Five Club for annual friendly match

On the weekend of 30th and 31st july 2016 East Glos welcomed The Forty Five Club for the annual friendly match, a fixture which has been enjoyed for decades. The Forty Five Club was founded in 1974 with the aim of drawing together veterans tennis players (men 45 and over, women...

GB Singles and Doubles titles for Felicity Thomas

East Glos tennis member Felicity Thomas has won both the singles and doubles in the British Indoors Championships (Super Seniors Over 75’s) held last week. 2015 had been a disappointing year for her through injury and illness, ending the year with a world ranking of 35. As a...
Steve Worsley

National award for East Glos tennis coach Steve Worsley

East Glos tennis coach Steve Worsley has been named Aegon Coach of the Month for December 2015. Steve won the award for his dedication, vision and achievements during his first year as Tennis Manager at East Glos. Financial services company Aegon is a key sponsor of British...

Four accolades for East Glos Club at Gloucestershire LTA British Tennis Awards

East Glos Club has won four awards at the 2015 Gloucestershire Lawn Tennis Association British Tennis Awards. Club of the Year – East Glos Club Coach of the Year – Steve Worsley Outstanding Achievement Award – Margaret Pedrette Mary Eyre Award, Junior Boy Player of the Year –...