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. £105 raised so far for the breast cancer charity - but it's not too late to contribute.
Next American 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.
This week's matches:
11th November - women draw 4-4 home to Chelmsfordians III
14th November - mixed win 8-0 away to Writtle II
Next week's match:
20th November - men away to Old Brentwoods' I
Ingatestone women have now withdrawn from the winter league for the 17/18 season due to a lack of players.
Breaking News 7th November: Following a public vote, IFTC have won a £500 grant from Skipton Building Society under their "Grassroots Giving" scheme.
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.
ADULT COACHING - 8 week structured programme commencing Saturday 7th October.