British Tennis Awards 2018

Margaret Whitehead Club Chair. Winner of 2018 Yorkshire Lifetime Achievement Award from Yorkshire Tennis, and the Lawn Tennis Association.

Margaret will represent Yorkshire in the North Finals in March. The winner going on to the Nationals at Wimbledon in 2019.

Quote: “ I feel very proud but humble to receive such a prestigious award aimed at the people involved in grassroots tennis.”

Have a great Autumn of tennis here at York Tennis Club

A very warm welcome to York Tennis Club, set within the picturesque grounds of York Sports Club at Clifton Park located just outside the centre of the beautiful city of York.  Celebrating our 51st year, we are one of York’s premier clubs, testified by our success in local and county leagues over many years, an active programme of social tennis, LTA Tennismark accreditation and an extensive coaching programmes available to junior and senior players of all standards.

Our rallying cry…. from families to juniors & adults, here at York Tennis Club we believe in being be fully inclusive of all standards, promoting a love & passion for tennis and having a ball, both on and off the court. The quiet setting of our six astroturf courts, five of which are floodlit, provides a lovely setting and playing environment for players and spectators alike.

The club however, is so much more than its superb courts and facilities, as it has friendly and welcoming members who nurture an informal and sociable atmosphere, on and off the court. Please take a moment to browse our website to find out more about our club and drop us a line on our ‘contact us’ page, we’d love to hear from you.

Notice of Court Availability on Evenings / Weekends for General Use

Courts are free for members at most times throughout the week and at weekends. We are currently working on a system of court booking but want to let members know general court availability on evening after 4pm:

Monday – 3 Courts free for general use

Tuesday – Courts available up to 7pm, Winter League Matches each week until mid March – 1 Court available after 7.30pm

Wednesday – Club Play from 6pm, all 5 floodlit courts, members attending are expected to join in.

Thursday – Courts available up to 7pm, Winter League Matches on 8th and 15th November – 1 Court available after 7.30pm

Friday – 3 Courts available for general use

Saturday – Morning generally courts generally available, Club Play from 2pm (1:30pm in winter)

Sunday – Courts available throughout the day

At all other times not listed above it is expected that courts will be available.

To view the initial booking sheet, click here

We are always happy to welcome new members and to get as many people participating in the wonderful game of tennis.

YTC Coaching

If you are new to tennis or a seasoned performer, we are sure our coaching programme provided by York Tennis Academy can help take your game to the next level. Founded by Head Coach John Moore, York Tennis Academy provides premium tennis coaching for all ages and abilities, from beginners to players competing internationally. York Tennis Academy aim to supercharge the game of every player and make them feel like the racket has ‘come to life’ in their hand and play beyond the level they thought possible.

The chief aim of the club is to be fully inclusive of all standards, to promote a love for tennis and have fun, both on and off the court.