Padel 4 (Fri)
This group meets on Fridays at 10.30am - 11.30am at the Tennis Centre.
The Convenor is Karen Pickles who can be contacted via the pigeon.
Padel is suitable for all ages. It is a racquet sport and combines elements or tennis, squash and badminton. It is played in doubles format with a solid padel as opposed to a strung racquet. The scoring method is the same as in tennis, though Serves are underhand.
It is played in a 10m x 20m glass box court and balls can be played off the walls.
Courts are available on a pay-and-play hourly basis (minimum of 4 people) presently £24 per court or £6 per person. Balls and racquets are available. Padel racquets are for hire at £5 per racquet. Currently 3 purpose built courts available.
No previous skills necessary, coaching is available.
This group is open for new members.