American Tournament: here’s how y’all did

Chef turned champion in the American Tournament at the club on Sunday when after a magnificent display of multitasking, barbecuer-in-chief Trevor Bracher came top, proving he is equally proficient with balls as burgers. Trevor was chased hard by top woman player, Rachel Dekker, who finished the day just one point behind. See how you did…

Fishbourne teams excel in P&D summer league

Three Fishbourne teams are in line for promotion after the club’s most successful summer season of tennis yet in the LTA’s Portsmouth & District League. Of Fishbourne’s seven teams competing, both the men’s number one team (captain Tom Craddock) and the ladies’ doubles team (captain Kate Gurl) topped their groups and have been crowned champions…

FTC Championships 2018: all the winners

The sun shone, the flags were up, the courts looked great, the barbecue sizzled and a large crowd of FTC members, friends and family all made the club’s Finals Day 2018 one to remember. But chiefly it was the finalists themselves who put on some excellent displays of tennis  and contributed the most to the…

2018/19 coaching schedule published

Now the summer holidays have finished the club’s coaching partner Generation Tennis is starting its regular weekly coaching programme. On a Tuesday evening there are two classes for adults: Rusty Rackets and Improvers. New members to the club are especially welcome. Both classes are on a pay ‘n play basis so just turn up and join…

Autumn newsletter

Dear Fishbourne Tennis Club member, Welcome to the latest regular email update of the exciting things happening at your tennis club. FINALS DAY THIS SATURDAY The club’s biggest day of the year kicks off at 11.00 on Saturday 1 September. There are eight finals to be played with the promise of some highly competitive tennis…

Everything all set for greatest club Finals Day

With the semi-final matches now almost completed and most of the finalists confirmed, the scene is set for an enthralling day of tennis action at the Fishbourne Tennis Club Championships 2018 Finals Day this comingSaturday, 1st September. The first finals will be men’s and ladies’ singles starting at 11.00 on Saturday, with all the other matches following on…

American Tournament rearranged for 16 September

The postponed American Tournament has been rearranged for Sunday 16 September, 9.30-1pm. We hope you are able to join in – the club’s many new members especially. Please sign up in the club house. What is an American Tournament? It’s a whole tennis tournament in a morning where men and women play a series of mixed…

Nikki’s Open Day picture gallery

The Open Day at the club was a success, with plenty of visitors and lots of interest from adults and juniors  in both playing tennis at the club  and in the coaching classes. Overall, membership sec Ivor reports we recruited 19 new adult members and eight juniors. Well done all FTC members who attended and…