Affiliated to The Lawn Tennis Association
Welcome to the web site for Ingatestone and Fryerning Tennis Club
Do you or your family & friends 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, inclusive, 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 Hilder
* Social play at weekends and on summer evenings
* Visitors welcome
* Annual knock-out tournament
* Monthly fun American tournaments
* Teams playing in local leagues (see Playing / League Matches)
* Social and fundraising events
* Very reasonable membership rates (see Membership Zone)
* Join our Facebook Group!
* See "News" page, for calendar of events and details of recent activity
The Brentwood men's team have won the Division 6 title with 14 wins out of 14. They are promoted to the next tier for 2018 (with 44 points to spare), and are only the 2nd Ingy team ever to win every match in a season, gaining a club record points total of 100.5 points.
Sunday 22nd October saw our final American event of the year - the 11th annual "Wear It Pink" extravaganza. £101.14 raised so far for the breast cancer charity - but it's not too late to contribute.
Next event 29th April 2018!
Our Chelmsford men's team end the season with 9 wins out of 10 and achieve promotion (now to Division II) for the second summer running, finishing one point behind the league winners. The mixed, senior mixed & women's teams achieve comfortable 3rd places in their divisions.
Last week's matches:
9th October - senior mixed lose 2-6 home to Danbury
12th October - women lose 1.5-6.5 away to Hampton IV
Next week's matches:
25th October - women away to Southminster (postponed)
26th October - men away to Billericay IV
28th October - mixed home to Billericay II
IFTC have been shortlisted for a £500 grant from Skipton Building Society under their "Grassroots Giving" scheme.
The result of the public vote should be revealed on 7th November. Details:
September 2017 - the singles ladder has been re-launched - details below & in Playing zone under "Club Tournaments". Any late entrants can join in on the bottom rung of the ladder.
Junior Half-Term Tennis camps - 23 25 27 October - apply now.
ADULT COACHING - 8 week structured programme commencing Saturday 7th October.