Tennis, squash and hockey in Cheltenham

Club members: Please opt-in for Wimbledon 2020 ballot

If you are a club member and want to enter the Wimbledon ballot this year you must opt-in on the British Tennis website. Key facts If you want to try for tickets in the club’s 2020 Wimbledon ballot, you must opt-in on the LTA website.You must do this again this year even if...
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...

Revealed: What happens inside the Wimbledon stringing room

East Glos Club manager Darren Morris and head racket stringer Steve Evans were given an insight into one of the inner sanctums of Wimbledon on Wednesday 4th July when they paid a visit to the stringing room. PHOTO: Steve Evans (L) with one of Kei Nishikori’s rackets and Darren...

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...
Seth & Aaron

East Glos Club tennis juniors Seth Price and Aaron Osmond qualify for Road to Wimbledon finals

East Glos tennis juniors Seth Price and Aaron Osmond have qualified for the Road to Wimbledon National Finals to be held on the grass courts at Wimbledon between 10th to 15th August. Fellow Gloucestershire player James Holden has also qualified. HSBC Road to Wimbledon is the...