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FAQ’s

Where do you play?
Oldfield School in Newbridge, Bath. View our Location page for more info.
When do you play?
Mondays (except Bank Holidays), 8.00pm-10.00pm.
Do you accept junior members?
Not at the moment, all members must be over 16 years of age.
How big is the club?
At the moment we have around 16 members, and we play on 3 courts guaranteeing lots of games.
Is it a mixed doubles club?
Yes, and we’d particularly like to encourage more ladies to join.
What is the right standard for the club?
Intermediate level or higher, a few years experience playing doubles would be advantageous.
How do I join?
Contact us first then come along as a guest for a trial period of 3 weeks; if you like the club and your standard of play fits in with the general level, then you’ll be invited to become a member. We charge £5 per trial session which is deducted from your fees when you become a member.
How much does it cost?
The 2018/19 membership fees are £215.00. New members get a discounted rate of £75.00. View our Membership page for more info.
Do you play in the summer season?
Yes, we play all year round.
Do you play in any leagues?
Yes. We have 1 men’s teams and 1 mixed team in the Bristol League and another men’s team in the Mid Glos league.
Will you be entering a ladies team in a league in the future?
As long as our current level of ladies in the club is maintained we will continue entering a mixed team. If we increase our members who want to enter a ladies team we will enter one.
What shuttles do you play with?
We play with feathers, as we prefer them to plastics. Their cost is covered as part of the membership fee.
What if I can’t make it every week or can’t make it by 8.00pm?
Don’t worry, there’s no obligation to be there at any time, we’d be pleased to see you whenever you arrive.
Do we allow guests to play?
Yes, as long as you’re known to us and contact us first. We charge £5 per evening. Guests should be aware that if we are busy, priority will be given to club members.
How can I find out more about the club?
Please use the form on the contact page to get in touch with us with your questions.