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Welcome to the web site for Ingatestone and Fryerning Tennis Club

Do you or your family want to learn to play tennis, or come back to the game? Then come and join us at Ingatestone & Fryerning Tennis Club (I&FTC). I&FTC is a friendly, relaxed club in the heart of Ingatestone, with three hard courts located at the rear of the Community Club. We offer:              

        Inclusive membership for players of any age and standard

  • Coaching under the supervision of our Head Coach Nick

         (photo below)

  • Social play at weekends and on summer evenings

  • Visitors welcome

  • Annual knock-out tournament and monthly fun American tournaments

  • Teams playing in local leagues

  • Social and fundraising events

  • Very reasonable membership rates

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See calendars of club events under "News".


Every Sunday morning at 10:30: "Cardio Tennis".  £6 per person.


New social play session Thursdays at 10am.


Next American Tournament 30th April 2017.


Latest League News - (as at 3rd December)


Details of our performance in the various summer leagues for 2016 can be found in the "Playing" section under "League Matches".  And the full match secretary's report of all competitive matches in the last year can also be found there.


The Winter League 2016/17 is under way.  The men start with a narrow loss at Mountnessing II, a narrow win at Bentley II, a 7-1 win at Blackmore II, draws at Marconi II & home to Mountnessing II, then a 6-2 home win over Grove IV to rise to 2nd in the table;  the women draw at Writtle but lose 7-1 home to Grove, 8-0 to Blackmore and 6-2 at Chelmsfordians II; the mixed have 2 wins, 8-0 at Marconi III and 7-1 at Brentwood Lawn 1, go down 7-1 away to a strong Marconi II., then beat Marconi III 7-1 at home. Currently in 2nd place.


Tuesday mini-tennis resumed (indoors) from 1st November;  Application form on coaching page.

Xmas coaching special - 17th December.

Latest Winter League Results:

2 Nov: Marconi II 7 Ing Mixed 1

10 Nov: Blackmore II 1 Ing Men 7

17 Nov: Ing Women 0 Blackmore 8

23 Nov: Chelmsfordians II 6 Ing Women 2

24 Nov: Marconi II 4 Ing Men 4

26 Nov: Ing Mixed 7 Marconi III 1

27 Nov: Ing Men 4 Mountnessing II 4

3 Dec: Ing Men 6 Grove IV 2


Next fixtures:

7 Dec: Women away to Hutton & S III

7 Dec: Men home to Blackmore II (to play away)

21 Dec: Mixed away to Blackmore