Here at Northumbria, our Tennis Club boasts a friendly, diverse and active club that is open to all students & abilities! The club have 2 x Men’s and 2 x Women’s BUCS team alongside a very successful and popular social tennis group.

The club train and compete at both David Lloyd and Northumberland Club and the social side use Jesmond Tennis club.

On top of all the fun you’ll have competing, training and learning the amazing sport that is Tennis, you’ll enjoy a variety of social events organised by the club making it the perfect opportunity to play the sport you love while having a great time and making new friends.

All club training has now ceased for 2023/24. Students enquiring about joining the club in 2024/25 season can contact the Club Committee via email or instagram. 2024/25 memberships will be available to purchase from September 2024.

Available Tennis Memberships in 2024/25:

"TRAIN"   £100

Venue: Jesmond Lawn Tennis Club

Mondays 17:00 - 18:30,  Wednesdays 15:30 - 17:30,  Sundays 18:00 - 19:30 

This membership offers regular coached sessions for students interested in gaining Tennis skills without the competitive element.


“COMPETE”  1st teams £200,  2nd teams (FAST 4 format) £175

1st team training venues: David Lloyd Newcastle (DL) & The Northumberland Club (TNC)

Tuesdays 20:00 - 21:30 (TNC)   &   Fridays 07:00-09:00 (DL)

2nd team training venue: Jesmond Lawn Tennis Club (membership included)

The COMPETE memberships offer regular coached sessions and include participation in BUCS fixtures for 4 competitive squads.

COMPETE memberships can only be purchased following successful squad selection during our Big Week of Sport. 

Key Contacts

Club President: Will Davies

Engagement Officer: Will Buckle

COMPETE (BUCS) Coach: Louis Glaves

TRAIN Coach: Thomas O'fee


The Tennis club is supported by our dedicated Club Development Officer Jade Featherstone.

(NB Jade starts her CDO role on September 9th 2024)