Jeppe Quondam Sports Club
Jeppe Quondam Sports Club in Bedfordview invites all former tennis players from the Jeppe schools to join their social Saturday square offs. All you need to do is bring your racquet along and be prepared to meet some old friends or make a few new ones along the way. Jeppe Quondam also offers private coaching for children and adults looking to improve their tennis skills.
Time: 14:00 every Saturday.
Venue: 79 Boeing Road East, Bedfordview, Johannesburg.
At Tennis Club
At Tennis Club is located in Waverley, offering a range of services to help you improve your strength, fitness and accuracy. Their dedicated coaches can help you learn the game of tennis, with classes for kids starting from as young as three years old. Adult beginners are also welcome to join classes or learn on the go at the club’s social tennis meetups. Food and drinks are provided after the games and you are welcome to bring the whole family along for some fun.
Time: Keep an eye on their Facebook page for updates on social events.
Venue: 126 Stirling Street Waverley, Johannesburg.
The Wanderers Club
The Wanderers Club is one of Joburg’s oldest sporting and tennis clubs. Attracting a number of social and club members, their tennis society recently introduced the Wanderers Tennis Club League, offering players of all levels a chance to interact, learn and grow their skills in a fun and competitive environment. Although the league ends in January 2020, there are still a number of social tennis events which you can join.
Times: Saturdays from 14:00; Sundays from 09:15 and Thursdays from 18:30.
Venue: The Wanderers Club, 21 North St and Rudd Drive, Illovo, Johannesburg.
Parkview Lawn Tennis Club
Established in 1914, Parkview Lawn Tennis Club is one of the longest running tennis clubs in the city. Players of all ages and skill levels are welcome to join as club members or visitors. You can also book a private tutor for you and the kids to help you iron out your bad habits. Members may choose to play in league teams, participate in club organised social tennis or arrange private games.
Time: Contact the club’s coaches to book lessons or to find out about social events. Call Gavin Kampers on 084 216 9654 or James Wolfe-Coote on 084 600 7315.
Venue: Parkview Lawn Tennis Club, 57 Roscommon Road, Parkview, Johannesburg.
Finally, we have Pirates Club in Greenside. If you are looking for a great social hangout and private coaching then this is the tennis club for you. Pirates boasts six tennis courts, four of which are equipped with floodlighting for those late night matches. They offer social tennis as well as competitive tennis for members. Both young and old can book private coaching, too. Visit the Tennis House Bar & Lounge for a drink after a challenging match or simply to unwind with friends.
Saturdays from 14:00
Sundays from 10:00
Wednesdays from 16:00
Saturdays from 10:00 – 11:30
Venue: Pirates Club East, Cruden Bay Road, Greenside, Johannesburg.
Do you know of any other social tennis clubs in the city? Let us know about them!