Tennis (Page 1)

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Groundsman honoured

Leighton Buzzard Tennis Club held a presentation evening for Pete Dawson who had recently retired as groundsman for the Tennis Club after 31 years...

in Tennis - 3 weeks, 2 days ago

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£30m investment

Up to £30m will be invested in refurbishing thousands of public tennis courts in the most deprived parts of the UK

in Tennis - on 18/10/21

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Campey Renovation Days

Campey Turf Care Systems is set to host free to attend tennis and cricket renovation days in Sutton Upon Derwent on Tuesday 28th and Wednesday 29th September...

in Tennis - on 21/9/21

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Courts are perfectly safe

Wimbledon moved to reassure players on Wednesday that its first-week courts are perfectly playable, on another day of tumbles at the All England Club.

in Tennis - on 2/7/21

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Where there’s a Wells ...

Lytham Cricket and Sports Club is situated a stone’s throw away from the Fylde coastline and is primarily the home of Lytham Cricket Club. Over the years,...

in Tennis - on 7/6/21

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Some of the best grass

A north Norfolk tennis club can now officially boast it has some of the best grass courts in the country, after an official visit from the sport's governing...

in Tennis - on 23/5/21

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Budget 2021 £300m support

English cricket is one of several sports to benefit from a £300m summer sports recovery package confirmed in Wednesday's budget

in Tennis - on 4/3/21

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Renovations at Edgbaston

To really understand the point of this article, we need to begin at the end. Assistant Grounds Manager at The Edgbaston Priory Club John Lawrence explains...

in Tennis - on 3/3/21

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A history of lawn tennis

Founded in 1860, Edgbaston Archery and Lawn Tennis Society (EA<S) is the oldest lawn tennis club in the world. It is a friendly, social club situated...

in Tennis - on 18/2/21

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Q&A - Richard Lord

Richard Lord - he has a very good piece of advice and a cat!

in Tennis - on 19/1/21

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Ilkley Lawn Tennis Club

Head Groundsman, Richard Lord has served Ilkley Lawn Tennis and Squash Club for many years. Lee Williams met up with him to have a socially distanced chat...

in Tennis - on 19/1/21

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INFINICUT delivers

Having seen them in action on the world-famous Wimbledon courts, The Lensbury Club in Middlesex are one of a growing list of clubs taking delivery of an...

in Tennis - on 16/10/20

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All smiles at Driffield

After a delayed meeting due to the Covid-19 crisis, Lee Williams, finally caught up with Mark Goddard, the club’s Head Groundsman and his right-hand...

in Tennis - on 28/9/20

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A Touch of Magic

A renovation from Campey Turf Care Systems has brought a touch of magic to Sutton Up-on Derwent Tennis Club’s two grass courts

in Tennis - on 12/7/20

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Coronavirus: the impact

Our journey navigating the last few months has seen us having to overcome massive challenges, alter our methods to fit a changing picture and, ultimately,...

in Tennis - on 10/7/20

Wimbledon

It feels ... strange!

There are two questions I’m currently being asked. Firstly “Are you going to rip the courts up this year?” a question that warrants its own blog....

in Tennis - on 30/6/20

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Competition-ready courts

As a sole Groundsman, Robin Wilcox has his work cut out looking after the 19 courts and 5 croquet lawns that make up East Dorset Lawn Tennis and Croquet...

in Tennis - on 14/5/20

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Neil's no to late summer!

Wimbledon head groundsman Neil Stubley has explained why the decision was taken to pull the plug completely on this year's Championships.

in Tennis - on 6/4/20

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More than a support act

No.1 Court; Wimbledon’s second largest venue, has undergone a number of upgrades since it opened in 1924

in Tennis - on 17/11/19

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Jacobsen Complete Package

Multipurpose venues need quality, versatile and reliable mowers, and that’s why The Lensbury opted for the Jacobsen TR320 and GP400

in Tennis - on 12/11/19