Club Resources

 

Welcome to the Tennis Ireland Club Resource page.

One of our roles at Tennis Ireland is to advise and support our affiliated tennis clubs in meeting the needs of all their members, and the wider tennis community. Active clubs are the key to the success and growth of any sport – our clubs are at the heart of Irish tennis.

We have developed the resource documents below to help equip you with information on a variety of issues relevant to running a successful and vibrant tennis club.

 

THE CLUB AND THE COACH

A good relationship between a tennis club and the coaches who work there is vital.

What are the issues that can arise , and how do we maintain the optimum working relationship?

The Club and the Coach

VOLUNTEERING AT THE CLUB – ROLE DESCRIPTIONS

What committee members need to be in place to run the club effectively? How to recruit and motivate the right people.

Volunteering at the Club – Role Descriptions

TEEN DROPOUT IN TENNIS

Tennis has a well-known issue with player drop out, particularly at the teenage stage – an important issue for tennis clubs to tackle.

Teen Dropout in Tennis

CLUB OPEN DAYS

Over the past few years, Open Days have proved to be excellent opportunities for tennis clubs in Ireland to actively recruit new members.

Organising an Open Day at Your Club

FUNDRAISING AND GRANTS

A look at some fund-raising events that will work in the context of tennis clubs in Ireland.

Fundraising and Grants

INCLUSION IN TENNIS

Tennis must be welcoming and inclusive for all, regardless of background or circumstances.

Inclusion in Tennis

COMPETITIVE OPPORTUNITIES

Most tennis players want to test themselves at the right level in a competitive environment. What events should the club organise?

Competitive Oppportunities