Club Tennis Tournament
It is competition time again and we are encouraging you to get involved. This year we will be operating a hybrid online/offline system, this means that there are 2 ways to sign up. You can either sign up using the sign up sheets in the changing room corridor or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. ...read more
Social Events 2017
Now that we have settled in to 2017 and Spring is almost upon us, I thought it would be a good opportunity to update everyone with regards to the upcoming Social Events for 2017. ...read more
New tennis courts 1, 2 & 3 now open
We are delighted to announce that courts 1, 2 & 3 are now completed and ready to play on! ...read more
Easter JunioráTennis Courses 2017
Easter junior tennis holiday courses are now available to book for all ages. ...read more
AGM 2017 Reminder & Section Reports
Just a reminder that next Monday, 6th February is our AGM. The meeting will start at 7.30pm and will be held in the Lounge Bar. ...read more
Wimbledon 2017 Ballot Opt-ináLast Reminder & Club Draw Date
Wimbledon Opt-in deadline is 17th February so if you haven't already, please opt-in asap. Even if you are not intending to try and get tickets at the Club draw we would really appreciate as many members as possible opting in because it increases our overall ticket allocation. ...read more
Burns Night... It's Back!
Burns Night is back by popular demand on Saturday 21st January! ...read more
Squash & Squash 57 Tournaments
Tournament participants should all have received a copy of the relevant squash and squash 57 tournament draws via email for your reference. Also, the draws have been printed and are showing on the corridor wall – match winners, please remember to update accordingly! ...read more
Coaching groups, free trials and January membership deals for potential new members
New Year deals for new members - spread the word! Tailored group introductory coaching sessions, free individual free play session or come along to Club Night. Joining fee will be waived in January for new members signing up. ...read more
Tennis court 1 2 3 update
As many of you will be aware the building works to tennis courts 1 2 3 have been coming along very nicely.
Upcoming Social Events
We have a few Events coming up between now and the end of January, sign up now on the Social Website – www.pta-events.co.uk/bltsrc. ...read more
Opportunity to see World no.2 Laura Massaro in aid of CRY
A date for your diaries - 19th December to see World no. 2 in action raising funds for CRY (Cardiac Risk in the Young) ...read more
As has been the case in the past few years, members will once again be required to "opt-in" to the LTA Wimbledon ballot if they would like the chance to win tickets for the 2017 Championships. We then hold a draw night at the Club to allocate tickets. This is usually in April - date TBC. ...read more
BLT&SRC's Katie Malliff is new British U15 Champion!
Congratulations to our very own Katie Malliff who battled it out to win the British U 15 Squash title this weekend. Read on for match report... ...read more
Xmas Dinner & Disco
Come along to our annual black tie event at Berkhamsted Golf Club on Saturday 26th November. ...read more
Spooktacular Halloween Party
Dare not miss our Spooktacular Halloween party on Saturday 29th October, 3-6pm. There will be a DJ, games, children's food, witches brew, costume competition and prizes and more... ...read more
Tennis Courts 1, 2 & 3: Update
On Monday 19th September representatives of the court and floodlight contractors visited the club to finalise projects details prior to starting the re-surfacing and upgrading of tennis courts 1, 2 & 3. ...read more
New and improved club night will be restarting on Friday, 7th October
The new and improved club night will be restarting on Friday, 7th October, followed by October 21st. ...read more
Club Open Day & Annual Junior Tennis Tournament - Sunday 25th September
Sunday 25th September is our last Club Open Day of the year, incorporating our annual club closed junior tennis tournament. There are lots of offers and activities going on during the day. ...read more
Graded Round Robin Squash & Racketball Competition: Fri 16th September
Friday 16th September from 6.45pm. We are repeating the start-of-season graded round robin event for both squash and racketball.
BLT&SRC Golf Day
The BLTSRC Golf Day is here, test your Golf skills at the fantastic Beaconsfield Golf Club. Due to the fact this is the first Golf day we are holding we have only provisionally booked tee times for up to 20 people therefore sign up now to make sure you are included. If demand is high we may be able to increase this! ...read more
Squash Box Training - all abilities!
The adult squash sessions will be back next week and will run in 6 week (half term) blocks. In order to know roughly who we are expecting there will be a new payment system. ...read more
Fun charity tennis tournament, Sunday 2 October 2-5pm
A member, Caroline Walker, is running a fun charity tennis tournament on Sunday, 2nd October from 2pm, in aid of the Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund. ...read more
The BLTSRC Casino Night is here..... test your skills on the Black Jack, Poker or Roulette Tables, all set up and managed by real life Casino Operators! ...read more
Update re: tennis courts 1, 2 & 3 upgrade and resurfacing
We can now confirm that an order has been placed for the resurfacing and upgrading of tennis courts 1, 2 & 3. Work is scheduled to start in the first week of October and is expected to take 4-6 weeks. ...read more
Gin Festival this weekend - last few tickets!
We only have a few tickets left for the Gin Evening this Friday the 12th August, this includes a talk from “Puddingstone Distillers” telling you all about the History of Gin and how it is made! ...read more
Summer Friday Evening Social Tennis for ALL members
No fee, all members (including Squash and Racketball) of all abilities welcome. ...read more
BLT&SRC Financial Results - 2015/16
The Club is pleased to inform members that the accounts for 2015-16 have been finalised now and along with a commentary from our Treasurer they can be viewed in the members area on the club website: ...read more
Joe Green wins First PSA Tour Title!
Huge congratulations to BLTSRC's Joe Green who has won the BTMI Barbados Squash Open with an impressive four game victory in the final over the gallant Bermudian fourth seed, Micah Franklin. ...read more
Ex World No. 1 visits BLT&SRC
Last night Berkhamsted Elite junior squash players were joined by ex world no 5 Peter Barker. ...read more
Annual Tennis Club Tournament Report & Results
We had a fantastic Club Finals Day on Saturday. Well done to all the Winners and Runners-up and to everyone who came down to support. ...read more
Changes to the parking arrangements at Canal Fields
Proposals to change the car parking arrangements at the Canal Fields Car Park have been made by the Parking Services Team at Dacorum Borough Council. ...read more
Summer Garden Party on 25th June - Buy tickets now!
The Summer Garden Party is only 10 days away and if you are planning on coming then we need know! We have had a good response already but we need a minimum number of tickets sold for the event to go ahead. ...read more
Long Term Member Tony Clifford in British Open Masters Final!
Congratulations to long term BLTSRC member Tony Clifford who made it to the Finals of the O70s British Open Masters! ...read more
Squash & Racketball Finals 2016 - the results!
Saturday saw the cream of squash and racketball talent come together at the club for an excellent day and night of action in the annual club finals. ...read more
Like Us on Facebook
Over the past few months we have been trying to build up our Facebook presence so that we can start to use it as a useful communication channel to members. ...read more
Squash and Racketball Tournament Finals 2016
The squash and racketball tournaments are entering their final week of action. The semifinals and finals are all being played this week and we invite you to come down to the club to support your fellow players and enjoy some great games over a cold drink. ...read more
Annual Closed Club Tennis Tournament Draw
The draws have now been made for the 2016 annual closed Club tournament. ...read more
Club Open Day & Great British Tennis Weekend - 15th May
Sunday 15th May is Club Open Day, incorporating The Great British Tennis Weekend. There will be lots going on for Club members and potential members alike including the following activities... ...read more
Cocktail Party Summer Social - Saturday 23rd April
Summer is on its way so come along and celebrate the start of the Tennis Season and toast the success of the Squash Season at the Cocktail Party Summer Social. ...read more
Tennis Courts 1, 2 & 3 Update
It’s now 2 months since the club AGM in February, and I wanted to provide you all with an update on how things are progressing. ...read more
Tennis Easter Holiday Courses & Adult Group Lessons
There are still spaces available on our Easter school holiday courses and new term adult group lessons too. ...read more
Annual Club Tennis Tournament 2016
Entries for this year's Annual Club Tournament are open! This year we will be operating a hybrid online/offline system, this means that there are 2 ways to sign up. Sign up sheets will be in the changing room corridors from Friday 25th March but you can also sign up by emailing email@example.com.
Wimbledon Ballot 2016
It's that time of year again when we can start getting excited about Wimbledon! The date has been set for this year's draw at the Club which will be held on Wednesday 20th April at 8pm. ...read more
Pop Up Cafe @ BLTSRC
This week Claire is running a Pop Up Cafe here at BLT&SRC!! Come down and sample her amazing homemade bakes, cakes and lunches along with freshly brewed hot drinks. ...read more
Club Phone Line and Online Booking System Update
A further update on the tree fire damage that has melted our phone line.... ...read more
Squash and Racketball Tournament Draw
The draws for the annual squash and racketball tournaments are now LIVE. Links to the Championship categories can be found below. ...read more
Club Phone and Broadband Update
Further to the email of Saturday regarding the issues with the phone line into the club, we now have more detail on the problem, and how long it is likely to take to resolve. ...read more
AGM 2016 Summary
The AGM took place at the clubhouse on Sunday 7th February and was well attended. A total of 65 members were present. The formal minutes will be issued in due course but in the meantime we felt this short summary would provide members with information about the key decisions and information arising from the AGM. ...read more
A Further Tim Pratt Update
We have received a further update regarding Tim Pratt's progress following his cardiac arrest at the club last month.
ALL Members Consultation Meeting re: Tennis Courts 1/2/3 ľ THURSDAY 14th JANUARY
At the AGM we will be asking club members (both squash & tennis) to support the Council motion to invest in the upgrading of tennis courts 1, 2 & 3. A copy of the Motions to be considered is available here. ...read more
Urgent Safety Notice Re: Broadwater
Please be advised to take great care when travelling along the roadway to the Canal Fields car park. ...read more
Tim Pratt Update
One week after the medical emergency in the ITC it is a great pleasure to report that Tim Pratt is continuing to make good progress in hospital and yesterday he was moved from the intensive care unit. ...read more
Club AGM 2016 Agenda
Here is the Agenda for the 2016 Club AGM to be held on Sunday 7th February, starting at 15.00, in the Club lounge. ...read more
Wimbledon Ballot 2016
The Wimbledon Draw Opt-in Process is now live so dont delay in signing up! Deadline is February 19th. ...read more
Tennis member recognised with Queen's New Year Honour!
One of our tennis members has been recognised with a Queens New Year’s honour! Professor Alfred Paul Forster - from Ley Hill - has received an MBE for services to patients with prostate cancer. ...read more
Former Club Chairman Steve Elms scoops top prize!
Congratulations to former Club Chairman Steve Elms who has scooped the top prize in the 2015 Hertfordshire Services to Sport Awards! ...read more
BLT&SRC Christmas Draw
Thanks to the generosity of all of those who donated prizes and purchased tickets in the Christmas Party Raffle we have been able to raise £200 for the charity Brain Tumour Research. ...read more
New Year Tennis Coaching Courses
Our new year tennis courses for both adults and juniors are now available to book. ...read more
ITC Christmas and New Year Special Offer 2015
The Tennis Committee has agreed to make a special offer available for members to use the ITC during the festive season again this year... ...read more
BLT&SRC Christmas Party: Sunday 13th December
Come along to the annual Club Christmas Party where there will be live music, carol singing, mince pies and of course Santa! ...read more
Watching the Davis Cup Final at the Club - GB v Belgium
Come and watch the deciding matches in the Davis Cup Final (GB v Belgium) at the club this Sunday (29th November). The bar will be open from 12 noon until about 4.00pm that day... ...read more
A date for your diaries - the next Club AGM will be held on Sunday 7th February at 3pm. More details to follow soon. ...read more
First Team Squash Match - Thursday 19th November
After the disappointment of last week’s match being cancelled the first team are again at home this week with what promises to be a cracker of a match at the top of the table. ...read more
First Team Squash is Back - this Thursday!
This Thursday (12th November) sees the first team back in town taking on the might of Harpenden. Harpenden are still finalising their line up but at the time of writing it looks like we will have a sibling rivalry at the top of the order. ...read more
Quiz Night with Food - 14th November!
A reminder to members that the next Quiz Night is taking place this Saturday, 14th November! We have a room for a few more.... including singles, couples and/or small groups. ...read more
We have developed an ‘online noticeboard’ or forum that is ready for squash & racketball members to trial. ...read more
Newly re-launched Squash & Racketball Club Nights
Just to remind you that the new and improved club nights are continuing on the 1st and 3rd Friday of each month from 7pm. ...read more
First Team Squash is Back!
Its official – first team squash is back! After coming so close to winning the Herts championship last year our first team have licked their wounds, regrouped, done some serious training and are raring to go again! ...read more
BLT&SRC Annual Mini Tennis Tournament
Last Sunday was not just the open day but it was also the annual BLT&SRC Mini Tennis Competition for all members. ...read more
Joel Pierlioni heads off to the Orange Bowl Championships
One of our top junior players is set to compete at the prestigious Orange Bowl Championships in Miami in December. ...read more
Watch the Rugby World Cup at BLT&SRC
The Bar will be showing all the prelim England rugby games and offering a 'Scrum Dine with us menu' to go with it so come down and join us! ...read more
Club Open Day - Sunday 20th September
The next Club Open Day is being held on Sunday 20th September between 11am and 3pm. New members will have their £50 joining fee waived. ...read more
Hire BLT&SRC for your next celebration or event!
We have a light and airy, large open-plan lounge bar available for hire by members and non-members at competitive rates.
Success at the Dacorum Sports Awards!
We are proud to announce that Team of the Year was won by our U19 squash team and Volunteer of the year won by our ex Club Chairman Steve Elms. ...read more
2015 Annual Club Tennis Tournament Finals: Day Report and Photos
Rain failed to dampen the spirits of players or spectators at the Berkhamsted Tennis Club tournament on Saturday as head coach Chris Stringer demonstrated his prowess on the court. ...read more
Coming up at the BLT&SRC Bar
This Friday's food menu, Quiz night on 6th June plus new extended bar hours on Sundays and Monday night bar snack trial.... ...read more
BLT&SRC Family Fun Day - Sunday 31st May
We are holding a family fun day on Sunday 31st May between 12pm and 5pm. There will be food, cocktails, a bouncy castle, face painting and music. All welcome! ...read more
Wimbledon Draw Night - 22nd April
The Wimbledon Draw will be taking place next Wednesday, 22nd April at 8pm at the Club. Claire and Graham will be offering Prosecco and nibbles at the bar. ...read more
Club Open Day and Great British Tennis Weekend on Sunday 17 May
Our next Club Open Day will be held on Sunday 17th May between 11 and 3pm. It will be a fun day for all ages and abilities including the following activities: ...read more
Road to Wimbledon Event
The Road to Wimbledon event will be starting shortly. Tennis venues across the country will be organising club events open to all U14 players registered to a club who are rated between 7.1 and 10.2 ...read more
Invoices for the 2015/2016 subscription year have now been sent. Please contact the office if you have not received yours or have any queries. All subscriptions are due by 1st April 2015.
BLT&SRC Grade 4 Open Tournament Friday 3rd ľ Sunday 5th April 2015
BLT&SRC will be hosting a Grade 4 Open Tournament over the Easter weekend of Friday 3rd – Sunday 5th April 2015. ...read more
BLT&SRC Annual General Meeting 2015 (Summary)
BLT&SRC Annual General Meeting 2015 (Summary) - for those who could not attend the AGM yesterday, here is a summary of the key points... ...read more
Club AGM on 8th February at 3pm
Club AGM to be held on Sunday 8th February, starting at 15.00, in the Club lounge. ...read more
Wimbledon Ballot 2015 - Opt-in deadline looming!!
As it currently stands only a third of tennis members have opted into this year's Wimbledon Ballot which means we are currently on track to receive very few tickets! ...read more
Proposed changes to the Club Constitution
A note on some proposed changes to the Club Constitution to be voted on at the AGM on 8th February. ...read more
Changing Room & Toilets Upgrade
As you are all aware, work is starting on upgrading the changing rooms and toilets this coming Monday 5th January. Here is some further information on how the work will be managed. ...read more
An evening of training and exhibition from two of our top lady international squash players
On 2nd Jan BLT&SRC are hosting an evening of training and exhibition from two of our top lady international squash players to raise funds for CRY - The Harry Faulkner Fund. ...read more
Squash & Racketball Fun Evening - 9th January
Graded Round Robin Competition - Friday 9th January from 6.45pmFollowing the success of the event last January, we are repeating the graded round robin event for both squash and racketball. ...read more
Tennis: ITC Christmas and New Year Special Offer
Christmas ITC special! All courts are available at standby rate of £10 per hour until Sunday 4th Jan 2015. ...read more
Christmas Eve at BLT&SRC
Kick of your official Christmas celebrations here on Christmas Eve 3-7pm. Complimentary seasonal nibbles and drinks, carol singing and a special guest appearance from Father Christmas for the kids! ...read more
A note for your diaries.... The 2015 AGM will take place on Sunday 8th February @ 3pm in the Lounge Bar. ...read more
Club Mini Tourament Results and other junior news...
On the recent open day we held our first Club Mini Tournament in some time. It was a great success as we had eight entries in both the Red (8&Under) and Orange (9&Under) events... ...read more
Club Open Day - Sunday 28th September
On Sunday 28th September we will be holding our last open day of 2014. As well as the usual activities there will be the chance to win a £350 Babolat 'Play' racket on the day!... ...read more
Squash & Racketball Fun Evening - Friday 19th September
Graded Round Robin Competition - Friday 19th September from 6.45pm. Following the success of the event last January, we are repeating the graded round robin event for both squash and racketball.... ...read more
Bright Future for Berkhamsted Squash.
Last weekend saw Berkhamsted's youngest squash players competing in the U9 and U11 County Closed events at Radlett squash club. The club had good representation in each of the different events and all the players played some great squash and had a great time. ...read more
Club Mini Tennis Tournament
On Sunday 28th September, BLT&SRC will be hosting an annual Mini Tennis Competition for each age group at Red (8&under), Orange (9&under) and Green (10&under). This competition is only open for players who are members of BLT&SRC and is free to enter. ...read more
Premier League Fixtures Showing at BLTSRC
We are showing weekly key premier league matches this autumn on BT Sports. Click here for the schedule. The bar will be open for all games. ...read more
2/3 August - Squash & Racketball Events including PSA Event and tournaments
2/3 August will be an exciting weekend at BLT&SRC! Read on for details...
BLT&SRC Elite juniors are National Club Champions 2014!
The Berkhamsted Elite squash juniors beat Pontefract in the finals of the National Club Championships to become National Club Champions 2014! ...read more
Congratulations to Chloe Spratt who has won the Lakeside Junior Open!
Our very own Chloe Spratt has a fantastic result at the The Lakeside Junior Open tournament, an England Squash Sanctioned Bronze Event, held on 14th June at The Wimbledon Lakeside Squash Club. ...read more
BLT&SRC Club Tournament Tennis Finals round up, results and photos!
The tennis section finals day was a great success last Saturday with more spectators than ever before enjoying an extremely high standard of play in 20 finals events! ...read more
Squash & Racketball Finals Day Results
Well done to all our winners on Saturday! Ali Coker won the mens squash Open final beating Josh Ryan 3-0. Well done Ali! ...read more
Ramy's visit to BLT&SRC
Thanks for attending what was a fantastic night at the club on Monday. Remember these events can only be a success with your support so I do appreciate all the positive feedback we’ve been getting. ...read more
Berkhamsted Lawn Tennis & Squash Rackets Club hosted World Number 4 player Ramy Ashour in a small exhibition game to raise money for charity.
Berkhamsted Lawn Tennis & Squash Rackets Club hosted World Number 4 player Ramy Ashour in a small exhibition game to raise money for charity. ...read more
Angus Gillams has returned victorious after captaining the England U19 team to success
Our very own Angus Gillams has returned victorious after captaining the England U19 team to success at the U19 European Championships in Helsinki. ...read more