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Latest updates and Hand-picked resources.

tennis
Oct 11, 2021

World Masters 2022

The final official calendar for the World Masters 2022:

tennis
Sep 28, 2021

Category B-G Handicap Tournaments 2021 Final Results

What a fantastic start to the season seeing so many great matches being played after such a long time. Congratulations to all category winners and thank you to all tournament organisers for making these events possible.

tennis
Sep 22, 2021

The Lights of Ladakh by RMTC professional Kate Leeming

The Lights of Ladakh is 50-minute film about (RMTC professional) Kate Leeming's Breaking the Cycle in Ladakh expedition – a 1200km cycle over some of the world’s highest mountain passes and a journey to bring light and education to 1100 year-old Ralakung village, the oldest and most remote village in the Zanskar region of the Indian Himalaya.

rackets
Sep 16, 2021

Noel Bruce Final 2021

Haileybury beat Winchester 4-2 in the Noel Bruce Final.

Unfortunately due to technical difficulties we were unable to live stream. Full report below.

tennis
Sep 14, 2021

Fifty Years Ago today…

On 14 September 1971, Chris Ronaldson was interviewed for the job of Assistant Professional at the Oxford University Tennis Club and started work there less than two hours later. Now the world’s longest-serving professional, he celebrates fifty years in the game.

general
Sep 10, 2021

Succession of the Chairman

The Board of the T&RA is pleased to announce that Fred Satow will become the next Chair of the Board on the retirement of David Watson following the completion of his term of office.

general
Sep 07, 2021

T&RA New Brand

You may have noticed a few changes to our website and a refresh to our brand, heres why:

rackets
Sep 02, 2021

Noel Bruce Cup 2021

Haileybury beat Winchester in a thrilling Noel Bruce FINAL at the Queen's Club

tennis
Aug 28, 2021

T&RA Category Tournaments 2021

The Category Tournaments will be held from 3rd September 2021.

tennis
Aug 26, 2021

Pol Roger Trophy 2021/22

The draw has been made for the 2021/22 Pol Roger Trophy
Consolidated Rules revised for 2021

tennis
Jul 23, 2021

Farewell Ian Garside

23.11.39 - 19.7.21

tennis
Jul 15, 2021

Farewell Bernard Weatherill

It is with great sadness that I inform you that Bernard Weatherill QC passed away on 15th July peacefully, at home, aged 70.

tennis
Mar 22, 2021

Marking 50 Years by Chris Ronaldson

‘Marking 50 Years’ by Chris Ronaldson has been published and is available immediately

general
Feb 13, 2021

Farewell Sam Beale (1947-2021)

Sam's departure will be felt in Bristol and across the Real Tennis and Rackets community. An inspiration to so many of today's youngsters (as well as the not-so-young).
tennis
Jan 20, 2021

Lockdown Book Recommendation

MCC More than a Cricket Club. Real Tennis and other Sports at Lord`s was published in November 2020.
rackets
Jan 07, 2021

2021 Rackets Fixtures Update

Fixtures will be updated regularly keeping in line with current Government Guidelines.
tennis
Jan 07, 2021

2021 Real Tennis Fixtures Update

Fixtures will be updated regularly keeping in line with current Government Guidelines.
tennis
Dec 22, 2020

Farewell Hubert de Gaullier des Bordes

Hubert de Gaullier des Bordes was a Founder of Fontainebleau club and a long standing member of the T&RA.
tennis
Oct 29, 2020

British Junior Real Tennis Championships 2020

Congratulations to Max Warner.(Under 12 Winner), Henry Henman (Under 14 Winner), Max Trueman (Under 16 Winner) and William Flynn (Under 18 Winner)
tennis
Oct 14, 2020

Annual Tennis Awards 2019/20

Congratulations to all players who have been nominated as 2019/20 Annual Award winners.
tennis
Oct 05, 2020

Raquette de Bronze 2020 Finale

Here is the footage of the Raquette de Bronze 2020 Finale at Fontainebleau 🎾 There are some very exciting games to watch
rackets
Aug 19, 2020

Rackets Fixtures 2020-21 Update

Due to these unprecedented times, it is with great regret that we have had to cancel/postpone the following events:
tennis
Aug 18, 2020

Tennis Fixtures 2020-21 Update

Due to these unprecedented times, it is with great regret that we have had to cancel/postpone the following events:
tennis
Aug 06, 2020

Investing in Professionals

Investing in Professionals (IiP). A new initiative to Attract, Recruit, Train and Retain.
tennis
Jul 24, 2020

Moreton Morrell uncovered

The restoration of a Bickley floor. New floor cleaned and polished and the crowns have been painted
rackets
Jul 22, 2020

Play Safe Rackets

Solo practice or Zones
tennis
Jul 21, 2020

Play Safe Real Tennis

Updated tiers from New Year's Eve
general
Jun 23, 2020

COVID-19 LATEST NEWS

Latest update 10th July Indoor sports facilities can reopen in England from July 25, the Culture Secretary has announced.
general
Jun 15, 2020

Farewell Simon Kverndal - 14 June 2020

It is with great sadness that the T&RA reports that Simon Kverndal QC passed away on 14 June after a courageous battle with cancer. Simon was a lifelong advocate of Rackets, President of the Cambridge University Rackets Club, a T&RA Benefactor, a proud Jester, the Chairman of the Amateur Status Committee, a great supporter of the Mjolnirs and a top man in all respects.