Seacourt’s historic building and Real Tennis court were
built in 1911 and were privately owned by local scientist and Real Tennis
enthusiast Mr J F Marshall. Like many clubs of its kind, it fell into disuse
and disrepair, with people’s priorities elsewhere during the war and subsequent
When a small group of Hayling residents
re-established use of one of the world’s few remaining Real Tennis courts in
1966, they created a unique racquets sports club with a very special
atmosphere. Since that time Seacourt has become a thriving sports club, with
our Real Tennis court as a centrepiece and its multiple sports facilities
having appeal to every corner of our membership as well as a bar and restaurant
We recently held the 2022 Seacourt
Silver Racquet tournament. This was first held in 1973 and attracts
professional and top amateur Real Tennis players from all over the world.
Other major Real Tennis events taking
place at the club this year are the British Ladies Open (April 7th-10th)
and the World Junior Championships (August 22nd – 24th).
For detailed information on the club
follow this link to the club’s website.