FAQ

How much is membership?
For junior members the cost is £50, and £80 for senior members (staff and others affiliated with the university).
For team players, the cost for the 2016/7 season will be £100 for M1, M2, W1 and W2, £70 for M3 and W3, and £60 for M4.

How do I pay?
We would prefer you to pay by bank transfer to the Tennis Club account. The details for this are on the ‘Join the Club’ page.

Is there a lifetime membership?
No

How frequent do I have to renew my membership?
Once a year

Can I join later in the term or in Lent?
Yes you may. You will be asked to pay the same fee and the membership will end on the 1st of October. Summer membership (from start of Easter through to 30th September) is available at a reduced rate of £25 for junior members and £40 for senior members.

Where is the tennis club?
The club is at Fenner’s, Gresham Road, CB1 2EP. See below for a map

Fenner's Location

How many courts are there?
There are 3 hard courts, and up to 8 grass courts in the summer.

Do I have to book courts in advance?
No. There is no booking system but in Easter term the men’s and women’s Terms will train at certain times and you will not be able to use the courts. You will be informed about this closer to Easter term.

Are there racquets I can borrow?
This year we are collecting used racquets for use by social members.

Do I have to buy my own tennis balls?
No. There will be a basket of balls in the clubhouse which will be reserved for social players.

How do I find people to play with?
We will send you the link to our Facebook group once you have paid the membership fee.

Is there a ballot for Wimbledon tickets and, if so, what are the chances of getting tickets?
Yes, there is a Wimbledon ticket ballot for members of CULTC. The chances of getting tickets from the club ballot is higher than from the public ballot.