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Join the T&RA

A Membership Benefits You AND It Benefits the Sports

Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of the T&RA. As a charity responsible for the promotion, growth and governance of Real Tennis and Rackets, the income we receive from memberships is crucial to the ongoing success of both games. But membership has many benefits for you, as well! Keep scrolling to find out why you should join the T&RA.

Good Deeds

How Your T&RA Membership Benefits the Sports

The purpose of the T&RA is to secure a vibrant and sustainable future for Real Tennis and Rackets by supporting Play, Places and Professionals. Your membership helps us achieve that goal in the following ways:

PLAY

  • We promote the sports to all and encourage new players from all backgrounds with an emphasis on the junior game.
  • We organise tournaments for all ages and levels of player ability, including the British Open and the Pol Roger Trophy, as well as Amateur Championships and Invitation Singles.
  • We help develop future champions by supporting coaching programs like the Academy, Development Squads and Juniors, run by the Dedanists’ Society.
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PLACES

  • We provide grants for court protection and restoration, as well as funds for court improvements and essential repairs.
  • We support new court development projects to give players more opportunities to get on court closer to where they are located.
  • We protect the traditions of both Real Tennis and Rackets, act as the Authority for the laws of both games, and are the custodians of their history and traditions.
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PROFESSIONALS

  • We invest in attracting, recruiting, training and retaining the professionals of both games via various means, including our flagship Investing in Professionals program.
  • We support the current and next generation of professionals by working to sustain the professional game.
  • We work to create and provide ample commercial opportunities for current and future Rackets and Real Tennis pros.
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Good Vibes

How Your T&RA Membership Benefits You

If you join the T&RA as a full member, you’ll receive invaluable benefits that enhance your experience in the Real Tennis and Rackets world and keep you informed about the latest news from both games. Some of those benefits include:

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  • Eligibility to play in T&RA’s world-class tournaments

  • Exclusive newsletters and event updates

  • A T&RA passport card that allows you to play on any court within the UK without having to pay a guest fee (subject to individual club conditions)

  • A copy of the T&RA Annual Report, which is often considered a collectable item

  • Public Liability Insurance whilst on court

  • Voting rights

  • Access to the T&RA’s online booking system

  • Rackets and Real Tennis handicap and match monitoring

We believe Real Tennis and Rackets players are the greatest advocates of the games, whether playing or watching, and we thank you in advance for joining the T&RA. We look forward to seeing you on the courts!

Membership Benefits, Tiers and Pricing

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Been a member before?

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