Club Tournaments and Social Events for 2018

Below is a list of all the tournaments which are open to all club members. The tournaments are friendly sessions and all senior members will be very welcome - come along and enjoy the tennis whatever your standard.

Unless stated all tournaments start promptly at 2.15pm - you need to arrive and be registered at 2pm or you may not be able to take part!!

Entry fees: £1 for all tournaments (except Dilley & Strawberry Tea which are £2).
Cash payable on the day please!!

Please bring Cakes or similar refreshments along; tea and coffee will be provided.
All tournaments have runners-up and winners prizes.

Thursday 15th March 2018 (at 7.30pm) AGM in the Rec Room Everyone is welcome, and encouraged, to attend the annual general meeting!!

Sunday 29th April 2018 Club Sunday An all club Sunday session to kick off the new season.

Sunday 6th May 2018 Graham Hindle trophy A mixed doubles tournament for a new trophy named in honour of our former Chairman who passed away in 2015.

Sunday 13th May 2018 Great British Tennis Weekend (2pm to 4pm) A chance for us all to show off our club and maybe recruit some new members in the process

Wednesday 16th May 2018 Wimbledon Ticket draw (at 7pm) You've got to be opted in to the LTA Wimbledon ballot to be able to enter (so long as you are registered to Histon Tennis Club with the BTM). Put your name up on the board in the club house against the tickets you are interested in.

Sunday 20th May 2018 Ladies Doubles The Ladies get their very own tournament and a chance to show off their silky skills.

Sunday 27th May 2018 Mens Doubles An exciting doubles tournament for Men taken seriously by some and for fun by others.

Saturday 2nd June 2018 Club Saturday The first Saturday in June will be an all club rollup. Moved to the Saturday because of the Flaming June Half Marathon that is taking place in Histon on Sunday 3rd June.

Wednesday 6th June 2018 Wine and Cheese evening A great evening of tennis with free cheese and wine afterwards. This will go ahead regardless of the weather so please do support the organisers and come along.

Sunday 10th June 2018 Strawberry Tea tournament A friendly tournament washed down with a strawberry tea. A firm favourite with everyone.

Saturday 16th June 2018 Mens Singles (early rounds) The Men do battle in the early rounds of the Singles tournament.

Sunday 24th June 2018 Mens Singles Finals The final stages of the Mens Singles tournament.

Saturday 7th July 2018 (1pm start) Histon Feast Junior Open A tournament for the juniors as part of the Histon Feast celebrations.

Sunday 8th July 2018 (1pm start) Dilley Cup The highlight of the Histon grass court season with a (handicapped) mixed doubles tournament followed by a lavish spread of food, wine and beer. Another silverware occasion.

Sunday 22nd July 2018 The Anne Brown trophy Tournament named after a former stalwart of the club.

Sunday 29th July 2018 Club Sunday The last Sunday of July will be an all club session.

Sunday 12th August 2018 August Club tournament The imaginatively titled tournament that runs annually in the month of August.

Sunday 2nd September 2018 Club Sunday The first Sunday in September will be an all club session.

Sunday 16th September 2018 Pizza & Beer tournament Pizza and Beer and there's a chance a game of tennis might be involved as well.

Sunday 23rd September 2018 Pizza & Beer tournament Reserved in case the tournament is cancelled the week before.