Tennis is a great way to get active, keep fit and socialise and there are several tennis programmes available for all levels in York.

See more information regarding tennis courts in York, including details of pay-and-play bookings at either Rowntree Park or Hull Road Park.

Rowntree park tennis programmes

Tennis for all York hold a number of different coaching sessions, available for all ages and ability levels at Rowntree Park.

The park offers a picturesque setting for the community tennis programme. We offer a full range of coaching without membership fees, allowing participants to 'pay as they play', per session.

The programme runs from April to September. During the winter months, there is a reduced number of sessions which take place during daylight hours.

All sessions are run by Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) Licensed Tennis Coach, Andy Crockett:

Hull Road Park tennis programmes

After a successful programme last year, we are continuing adult coaching lessons at Hull Road Park.

The sessions are:

  • aimed at beginners or those who haven’t played for while
  • lead by a fully qualified LTA coach
  • for 10 weeks and cost £3.50 per session or £30.00 for 10 weeks

To book or for further information, contact Jason May:

York Tennis League

If you've been meaning to get back into tennis or would like to meet people to play, join the York Tennis League. It's open to men and women (aged 18 and over) and is a singles' league for players of all standards. Everyone is welcome!

Players are organised into groups and arrange a mutually convenient time to play over 8-week periods running throughout the year. Any court that suits both players can be used. There are prizes and free balls for everyone who completes 3 matches by the half-way point.

For more information:

Heworth Tennis Club

Heworth Tennis Club has a fully qualified LTA coach, able to coach players of all ability levels.

To book, or for further information, contact Jason May:

Strensall Tennis Club

An adult tennis coaching programme is available at Strensall Tennis Club, Durlston Drive, YO32 5AT.

These group lessons are aimed at beginners or adults who haven’t played for while. Cost per session is £2.00.

To book or for further information, contact Matt Ward:

Wheldrake Tennis Club

Wheldrake Tennis Club runs 10-week programmes (for adults and 'rusty rackets') as a fun way to keep fit and healthy.

Cost is £30.00 per programme or £3.00 per session.

To book or for further information, contact Matt Ward:

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