The first Walking Tennis sessions in Buckinghamshire will be starting on Wednesday 4th November at Lacey Green & Loosley Row Tennis Club. Led by Level 4 coach Dan Smith, these sessions are ideal for people who want a slower paced tennis session or who are recovering from injuries or long term illness. A great opportunity to exercise in the fresh air and make new friends! After the session you will have the opportunity to stay for a hit with other participants.
Dates: Every Wednesday from 4th November
Time: 10.30 - 11.30
Cost: First 2 sessions free, £5 per session thereafter
Location: Slad Lane, Lacey Green, Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire, HP27 0PW
To find out more please CLICK HERE
If you have any questions please contact Dan Smith on 07754 016067 or email DSmithTennis@gmail.com
Ben Howarth is adding Walking Tennis to his already extensive programme of coaching activities at Brentwood Lawn Tennis Club! These sessions offer an opportunity for anyone who simply want to play tennis at a pace that suits them, regardless of age, ability or fitness level. Walking Tennis is a great way to stay active, make friends and play tennis.
Dates: Tuesdays 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th October
Time: 11.00 - 12.00
Cost: £5.50 per session
Location: Brentwood LTC, Brentwood Road, Sheffield, S11 9BU
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A brand new Walking Tennis session has been set up at Droitwich Lido Park. A great opportunity for people of any age or ability to have a go at tennis at a slower pace. Sessions take place every Friday at 2pm - feel free to drop in for a free taster!
The Droitwich Lido Park
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A walking tennis session has been set up at Beverley Park Lawn Tennis Club in Whitley Bay !
This session is the first of its kind in the whole of the North East!
It offers a fun , relaxed, slower pace of the game, and is ideal for complete beginners, the over 55's and/or those with long term health conditions or injuries.
The session has an average of 16 players turning up weekly and happens every
Wednesday 10.00-11.00a.m. free of charge!
'Once again a great session, I've not played since school and was made to feel very welcome by the coaches. Can fully recommend giving it a go'
Walking Tennis sessions run in collaboration with Wesport (West of England Sport Trust) and delivered by Helen Abbott, will be re-starting at St George's Park in Bristol.
WHEN: Tuesdays 10.30am - 11.30am
WHERE: St George's Park, Lake View Road, Bristol, BS5 7AF
COST: £2 per session (Please bring cash)
To sign up please follow this link - https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/QNCJ
If you would like any more information please contact Sarah Mcleod on 0117 328 6256
Hengrove Leisure Centre are now running Walking Tennis sessions, in partnership with Well Aware and the Care Forum.
WHEN: Wednesdays 10.00am - 11.00am
WHERE: Hengrove Park Leisure Centre, Hengrove Promenade, Hengrove Park, Bristol, BS14 0DE
COST: FREE TASTER SESSIONS 2nd - 23rd Septembter
£3.50 per session thereafter
For more information please CLICK HERE
The Get Out Get Active (GOGA) project in Bassetlaw, Nottinghamshire is working to support those who are inactive or have a long-term health condition to get active by taking part in fun, safe and inclusive activities. GOGA aims to provide support to encourage greater activity in a genuinely inclusive environment, helping to build friendships, maintain health, increase independence, reduce stress, and boost self-esteem.
Paula Graham and Sarah Bagshaw, the GOGA Coordinators in Bassetlaw, began Walking Tennis sessions at Retford Tennis Club as soon as tennis activity was permitted to re-start after the Covid-19 Lockdown. A group of 10 individuals were identified and all have attended every week adhering to social distancing guidance.
"The impact this activity is having on this group of people is incredible, I participate in this myself having been diagnosed with Fibromyalgia and depression. At the start I was not doing any other activity apart from walking my dogs, I am now really enjoying the sessions and it feels good to be more active." - Paula Graham