COVID UPDATE – following the recent closure of the courts due to Covid-19 they will now be open again from Monday 29th June for use OUT OF HOURS only (weekends and after 4.30pm weekdays). Read the latest S&SC Update announcing this for full details.
EDF Barnwood Site provide two high quality tennis courts on site.
Members have unlimited use of the courts throughout the year (during Winter months players should ensure they undertake an appropriate risk assessment on the courts surface – e.g. Frost/ice etc).
Currently there is no formal Club night as the majority of members work at the EDF Site and play socially during lunchtime.
The Section currently enter two men’s teams into the Gloucestershire summer tennis league:-
HOW DO I JOIN ?
Membership costs are £10 per calendar year (but you must be a EDF Barnwood S&SC member!) and this entitles you to use the tennis facilities here in Barnwood free of charge during the year.
If you would like play in the the Gloucestershire Summer league then extra costs are applicable.
To join the section, contact Alwin Wiederhold via Outlook at Barnwood or Anna Eaton in the S&SC Office.
TENNIS COURT ACCESS & BOOKING
Tennis courts are mostly used during weekday lunchtimes and certain evenings from May to August for the league matches.
To access the tennis courts members need to sign out a key to the courts from Barnwood Security, who hold a list of current members.
Tennis courts can be booked via the EDF Outlook system – open the calendar for Barnwood Tennis Court 1 or Court 2 (note this can not be accessed outside of EDF). You can also just turn up to play and see if the courts are free.