28 Oct

A Great Fun Day for new Junior Players!

Forty children aged from just 3 up to 10 years took part in the free fun at Elstead Tennis Club during the half term. New coach Jorge Martin, was ably assisted by Cosmin Barbu and Max Holland, the ladies A team who had been playing a match in the morning, committee members and many parents.

EVTC Fun Day 26.10.16

EVTC Fun Day 26.10.16

The day was a great success, with Jorge and Cosmin’s ‘snake’warm up proving to be a particular highlight. A number of children who were trying tennis for the first time have signed up to the autumn coaching programme.

09 Oct


Congratulations to Daisy Phillips who has been awarded the Jean Thirwall Memorial Cup for Endeavour.  The award is just one of four given to individual players each year by Surrey LTA.  Daisy has been coached at Elstead Village Tennis Club since she was 7 by Barbara Awbery.  She is now part of the Prior’s Field Academy set up by Barbara and headed by Elstead’s Head Coach Jorge Martin Munoz and still attends a Performance squad at Elstead.  She finished the 16U with a national ranking of 45 and a 3.2 rating.  In addition she got 9 GCSE’s at A* and A and is hoping to go to a US university.    Well done Daisy!