Thisk Tennis Social


03/09/17 Clayton Cup 2017

The Clayton Cup this year will take place at 1.30pm on Sunday 3rd September. This is a brilliant afternoon of tennis - a light hearted tournament with partners drawn to play together, plenty of time to spectate and enjoy a beverage or two, and culminating in a pooled supper and barbecue. All members welcome

Time: 1330


28/03/17 Membership renewal nights

Subs for 2017-2018 membership due by 4th April. Please come to clubnight on Tuesday 28th March or 4th April to pay your subs and exchange keys.

Time: 7pm


22/11/16 AGM 2016

Please do come to listen and contribute at our AGM. It is in the main clubhouse and will be concluded with a pooled supper. Many aspects of the club will be discussed and the club trophies will be presented.

Time: 9pm


23/07/16 Back to tennis grandparents and grandchildren

Tennis coaching for your grandchildren this summer holidays. Starting on Saturday 23rd JULY 2016 10am to 12 noon. Grandparents with Grandchildren 10 yrs and under: first 50mins. Grandparents with grandchildren 11 yrs and over: second hour. ALL ARE WELCOME ONLY £1 EACH A SESSION. Other sessions are :- Thurs 28th July, 2pm to 4pm; Thurs 4th Aug 2pm to 4pm; Sat 6th Aug 10am to 12 noon; Tues 9th Aug 10am to 12 noon; Sat 13th Aug 10 to 12 noon; Tues 16th Aug 10 to 12 noon; & Thurs 18th Aug 10 to 12 noon

Time: 10am - 12pm

Enrolment is 15 minutes before each session at the club or Contact June on 01765 640661

17/07/16 Non-members open afternoon

Please come along to try a taster session on the courts this Sunday 17th July. No experience necessary but all standards welcome. There will be a qualified coach on hand and an opportunity to meet some members of the club. All free of charge

Time: 1500 - 1700

Please just turn up

24/11/15 AGM

Our AGM will take place in the bar of the main clubhouse after club night on Tuesday 24th November. Please make every effort to be there to have some input into the future of the club, and to see the presentation of the 2015 trophies.

Time: 9PM

No need to let us know - just turn up!

30/08/15 Clayton Cup 2015

This is a really fun end of season tournament open to all members. We will draw pairs out of a hat so no need to find a partner. See you there!

Time: 1.30pm

Please let Laura or Mike know if you would like to play - - or sign up in the clubhouse

21/06/15 Graham Parker Memorial Day

In order for us as a club to celebrate Graham Parkers life, we are holding a fun family tennis afternoon on Sunday 21st June 2015. The plan is to have a barbecue going throughout the afternoon and plenty of food and drink. The courts will be open and we are hoping that (rather like a Tuesday night), we will all find the opportunity to play a few games. The food and drink will be provided, but we will be collecting donations so that we can buy something for the club in Graham's memory, and maybe have something left for British Heart Foundation.

Time: 2pm-5.30pm

Please let Laura Wise know if you are able to make it on

19/07/15 Thirsk Athletic Club Back to School Sports Day

We are seeking to generate some local community spirit amongst the sports clubs in the Thirsk area and also to help raise awareness for each club. We would therefore like to invite your club to enter a team to take part in our Charity “Back to School” Sports Day. Events will include Old School races such as Egg and Spoon Race, Sack Race, Mini Obstacle Race, 3-legged race and a good old fashioned Sprint. Teams will consist of 5 members and a maximum of 2 teams per club can enter. Children may participate (if supervised by an adult) but there will be no age categories for the races. Heats will take place during the day, with the Grand Finals taking place around tea time. The bar will be open and there will be catering onsite, offering you the opportunity to purchase food and drink throughout the day.

Time: 11am

request application form from

07/06/15 HDTL Tournament 2015

The annual HDTL tournament runs 7-13 June, so please let all your players know to enter BEFORE the closing date of 24 May or when the entry limit is exceeded! Players can enter on the HDTL website by clicking the Tournament tab, or they can email details to the referee Oliver Scaife: Players must be a member of an HDTL club but they can enter with anyone, within the restriction of: Open Event - any player from any club in any division Restricted Event - Played in an HDTL match in Div 3 or below, or not played in a match. If you have played in a Div 1 or 2 match you cannot enter the restricted event. Entry is free, but you must play when asked. The referee's decision is final!

Time: When required

28/04/15 Wimbledon draw

We have been allocated 5 pairs of tickets for Wimbledon this year. If you have registered and opted in on the LTA website, you are eligible to take part in the draw to be held after clubnight in the main clubhouse. There is no need to sign up in advance but you do have to be present to be able to enter. The dates are Centre court: 2nd July and 7th July, court 1 6th and 12th July, and court 2 on 30th June

Time: 9:30 pm

Turn up on the night

12/03/15 3rd and 4th Team tennis practise

Team practise nights for the 3rd and 4th teams will start on 12th March and continue every Thursday until the league matches start. Please come along if you want to play team tennis this year.

Time: 7pm


11/03/15 1st and 2nd Team Tennis practise

Practise nights for team tennis for the summer leagues will start on Wednesday 11th March for 1st and 2nd Teams and continue on Wednesdays until the league starts. Please come along if you are looking to play in one of those teams this summer.

Time: 7pm


25/11/14 AGM

The AGM will be in the main clubhouse after club night on Tuesday 25th November. This year it is particularly important that as many people attend as possible as we will be voting in new key members of the committee. Please let a committee member know if you would consider joining them to help keep the club running. See you there!

Time: 9pm


31/08/14 Clayton Cup

An end of season tournament - great fun for all abilities. Must be a member to play. Please sign up in the clubhouse.

Time: 1330

Sign up at the clubhouse by Tuesday 26th, or contact Laura Wise, Caroline or Mike

21/05/14 Team Players Workshop

Tennis workshop for team players with Di West

Time: 12pm-3pm

Contact Di

01/04/14 Subscription Evening

First chance to pay up for next years subscription to avoid having to pay the late fee, with a second chance the following week at the same time (Tuesday 8th April)

Time: 7pm

Just turn up to play - and pay!

26/11/13 AGM

The AGM will be in the main clubhouse after club night on Tuesday 26th November. Please come along to support the club, meet up with other members and have your chance to share your view. See you there!

Time: 9pm

All welcome

27/04/13 Clubhouse Working Party

It would be great if as many people as possible can join Trevor and Bob for the working day at the clubhouse. Refreshments will be provided in exchange for some painting, cleaning and general clubhouse maintenance.

Time: From 10am

All welcome!

23/04/13 Draw for Wimbledon Tickets

This event will take place at the clubhouse after club night. See NEWS for dates, costs of tickets and conditions of participation.

Time: 2130


16/03/13 Mini-Tennis for Under 12's

If you are just starting out, then mini-tennis is available for under-12's

Time: 9:30 all day

contact a committee member for details.