SOCIAL TENNIS

Our Mission

We believe tennis should be enjoyed by everyoneThrough our Social Tennis Program we run 6 hours of coached sessions every week throughout the year for players of all standards on our new artificial clay and grass courts at Iffley Sports Centre. 

What we offer

Courts

  • Free use of our 4 newly resurfaced artificial clay courts all year round at Iffley Road.

  • Free use of 6 grass courts at Iffley in summer terms.

  • Access to rackets and balls to borrow for free when playing at Iffley.

Coaching

  • 6 hours of coached sessions and an additional 3 hours of guided sessions per week for all standards: Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced

  • Access to the members page with resources on tennis tips and tricks. 

Competition

  • Possibility to enter in social tennis and club-wide leagues and club championships.

  • Entry into the Wimbledon ballot (with a good chance of getting a ticket!) 

social

  • Invitation to OULTC whole club social events (these might be restricted due to Covid).

  • We have a full term card with covetable socials every Wednesday. OULTC has a vibrant social scene with a strong community and turn out to all social events.

  • Past events have included: attendance at the Sports Ball, Vinny's Karaoke nights, Crew dates, Crazy golf, Oú est le poule, Pub golf, College Bar Crawls and much much more!

When is Social Tennis

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Note that sessions are by registration only

BEGINNER

Coaching sessions:

  • Mondays ~ 12-12:50pm

  • Saturday 9-9:50am

Supervised Match Play:

  • Wednesday ~ 1-4pm ~ guided by our UTC Chris and/or Coach Jay 

INTERMEDIATE

Coaching sessions:

  • Mondays ~ 13:05-13:55

  • Saturday 10:05-10:55am

Supervised Match Play:

  • Wednesday ~ 1-4pm ~ guided by our UTC Chris and/or Coach Jay 

ADVANCED

Coaching sessions:

  • Mondays ~ 14:10-15:00

  • Saturday 11:10am-12:00

Supervised Match Play:

  • Wednesday ~ 1-4pm ~ guided by our UTC Chris and/or Coach Jay 

Have any Questions ? 

Ask our friendly University Tennis Coordinators (UTCs), Chris Grassick and Celina Hartmann

© Oxford University Lawn Tennis Club 2020

Designed by Edward Kandel. Photography by Jess Zionts 

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