Tennis Club Rules & Regs

1. Members will be issued a key code on payment of membership. To be changed at the end of the tennis season or after one year. If the number is given out to non-members, then it will be changed as necessary.
2. Membership lasts for one year. Payment to be made via BACS to Chilworth Community Centre, Sort Code: 60-18-46, Account number: 21194793, Reference: Your name. If paying by cheque, please make payable to:-
‘Chilworth Community Centre’ and return to Val Thorpe, Autumn Leaves, Chilworth Old Village.
3. Mix-ins: All members are invited. Just turn up and play. Every Monday at 5.30pm outside of school holidays.
4. If there are more than four players at the mix-in:
a) Play ‘best of three’ or ‘first to three’ then ‘mix-in’ so that everyone gets a game.
b) Those who have been waiting the longest get first refusal
c) If there are a four then play one or two sets depending on time.
d) Non-members are not allowed to play at mix-ins
5. You may book the Court up to twice in one week per person, depending on availability.
6. You can book the Court by signing up online – link will be sent on receipt of membership payment.
7. Visitors may play with a paid up member of the club for a nominal fee of £3. Please pay Val Thorpe, as above. Put money in an envelop with the name of the member on it, date, amount and number of paying guests.
8. Correct tennis shoes must be worn on court at all times (white bottomed plimsolls or trainers)
9. Please slacken the net after use.
10. The Court is not to be used for any other ball games or other activities.
11. No private coaching allowed on the Court unless you have the written permission from the Chilworth Centre Committee. Please apply to the committee c/o Val Thorpe, as above.
NOTE: We advise members not to play when the Court is wet. Those who choose to play, do so at their own risk.

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