Welcome to the Junior section of Chorley Tennis Club.
Chorley Tennis Club highly
values its junior members, warmly welcoming all newcomers and encouraging
young players to join the seniors
on court. It’s a great place to play tennis, whether you’re
a junior who’s looking for a friendly introduction to the
sport or a more advanced player seeking competitive play.
Free Membership for Age Six & Under
Seeking to introduce more youngsters to the game, Chorley Tennis
Club offers free membership for juniors aged 6 and under who are
participating in coaching sessions at the Club. The membership
comes with all of the benefits of full junior membership!
Club members will provide information about events and opportunities
for juniors at the club during the summer.
Chorley Tennis Club is based next to Chorley Cricket Club and is
best accessed via the pathway from Walgarth Drive. The nearest
postcode for the pathway is PR7 2QW.
Anyone interested in coming along, or who would like to know more,
please phone or email Stuart Grice on 07709 816951 or email@example.com
In 2016 Chorley Tennis Club was awarded LTA Tennismark accreditation
for the organisation and management of its programme of tennis
activities. Tennismark ensures that Chorley Tennis Club:
• has a fair and transparent operational structure
• adheres to best practice policies and procedures around safeguarding
junior and adult members/users
• delivers a comprehensive and all-encompassing tennis programme
for all ages and abilities
• produces a clear plan of action for long term sustainability and
A dedicated Tennis Committee ensures that the Club is a great place
for juniors to play tennis. Our head of tennis, child protection
officer, coaches and junior team captains work together to improve
tennis for Chorley’s juniors.
Two LTA licensed and fully qualified coaches (Stuart Grice and
John Chatterley) lead the coaching sessions taking place at Chorley
Tennis Club. Coaching is available to all standards of player and
is offered on a group and individual basis. By licensing through
the LTA, our coaches ensure that their knowledge and skills are
up-to-date and that they are aware of important changes and modern
We intend to run Summer Camps throughout school holidays as usual
this year. For details please contact Stuart Grice: 07709 816951
Coaching starting on 16th and 19th April
|Tuesday & Friday
||7 and under
|Tuesday & Friday
|Tuesday & Friday
||12 years +
Members and non-members are welcome. Costs are for a block of
six weeks and there is a discount for members.
John Chatterley occasionally leads group coaching for older children;
this varies from season to season.
Pay to Play Saturday from May
Pay to Play sessions take place at the Club on Saturday mornings.
These are run by Chris Bolton and are open to
both members and non-members. Players do not need to book a place;
just turn up on the day.
||9.30 to 10.30am
We are currently represented in the Ribble League by an U14 team
and an U16 team.
Throughout the year, Chorley Tennis Club runs competitions for
its junior members,
• annual Junior Tournament
• John Chatterley Doubles Tournament
• American Tournaments
The Club celebrates its juniors’ success
at Presentation Evening with
prizes and trophies galore!
Saturday afternoons are Juniors’ time. Please note,
these sessions are informal and unsupervised, see above.
Advanced Juniors are also welcome
to join in with the Club’s senior social
tennis sessions on a Tuesday evening and on a Sunday afternoon. These timeslots
are set aside for informal friendly games for those looking to just turn up
Chorley Tennis Club not only has five full-sized all-weather
courts, but also two mini tennis courts, which are a great introduction
to the sport for our
mini juniors. The Club also provides mini tennis equipment at its mini red,
and green coaching sessions.
For matters connected to Junior Tennis please contact our Head Coach
Stuart Grice on 07709 816951 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday Pay to Play Session – Chris Bolton,
Membership Secretary – Bob Gould, 01772 433591, email@example.com
Child Welfare Officer –Suzanne Cornthwaite. Our Child
Welfare Policy is available on request. Please contact the
Club Secretary Mark Lovell 01257 230811 or
Head of Head of Teams Sue Archibald on 01257 266784