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A Better Clubhouse for Crowthorne Tennis Club

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Karen Smith

Since 1990, we've had a 200m walk to go to the toilet. A new Clubhouse will end this and encourage more members of all ages to start playing tennis.

Raising money for
Bright Ideas for Tennis

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Total raised
£170.00

Target
£500.00

34%

Donations accepted until 18-03-2018

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About

I am Club Treasurer and just one of 10 members on the committee of Crowthorne Tennis Club.  All 10 of us spend as much time as we can in between work and family commitments to promote and develop our tennis club.

In 1989 the members moved the Club Hut from the middle of Crowthorne to our present site.

In 2001 the Army helped us install a converted shipping container which is our present clubhouse.

Throughout this time we've had the tennis courts resurfaced and floodlights installed.

With a better clubhouse with toilets we could do so much more in our club.  Better facilities would mean more members, more coaching, more teams; in short, more of all ages and abilities playing tennis.

  • End that 200m walk to the toilet!
  • Encourage more juniors to play more often.
  • Entice those occasional adult players to make it twice a week.
  • Make it the sort of club younger players want to join.
  • Better for women players.
  • Better for veterans.
  • BETTER FOR EVERYONE!
On 17/18th February, 8 of our club members will be taking part in the Forte Village 24 hour Tennis Marathon.  A 9th will take part in a Sky Dive with Danny.  Sponsor them collectively through this site.

Event details

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The Forte Village 24Hr Tennis Marathon

For the 5th straight year, Bright Ideas for Tennis will be playing tennis for 24 hours continuously. This year the 2 Tennis Pro's playing throughout will be Danny Sapsford and Commonwealth Gold medalist, Jocelyn Rae. Play will take place at the NTC, Roehampton, beginning on Saturday 17th February 2018.

Event date

17-February-2018 00:00  - 
18-February-2018 23:59

Event type

24Hr Tennis Marathon

66 days to event start

Donations

I have been happy to use the open air facilities but visiting teams prefer the facilities in the pavilion
Donation by Ravinder
on 12-12-2017
£50.00
£12.50 gift aid
Donation by David Cottom
on 06-12-2017
£10.00
£2.50 gift aid
Donation from Gill
Donation by Gill Smith
on 29-11-2017
£10.00
£2.50 gift aid
Donation by Pam Sheterline
on 28-11-2017
£100.00
£25.00 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £170.00
Offline Donations: £0.00
Total Raised: £170.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £212.50

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