Life in lockdown for Junior Squash players

Our squash juniors are taking the lockdown opportunity to work on their fitness, thanks to club Head coach Emily Ison and the team at OTW. A huge thank you to professional players Daryl Selby, Lisa Aitken, Ben Coleman and Declan James for inspiring our young players. We will look forward to seeing you all again next week…

 

Ipswich Sports Club awarded a Sport England Emergency grant

We are also pleased to announce the club has been awarded a Sport England Community Emergency Fund grant to help us get through the Coronavirus pandemic.

We are very grateful to Sport England and Active Suffolk for all their support.

We do however need members to continue to donate and support where possible in order to secure our future..

click here to read the Active Suffolk press release

LTA Award for club volunteer Mike Watling

Following an announcement made today by the LTA we are pleased to congratulate Mike Watling who has won the ‘LTA Central and East Regional Volunteer if the year’.
Recognition for the hours spent volunteering on numerous committees in addition to his tennis committee roles for Ipswich Sports Club. These roles include past Chairman of Suffolk LTA, County safeguarding roles for numerous tennis clubs, main contact at Copdock & Washbrook TC and ISC club volunteer for the air dome and also supporting his local community.
Mike will be put forward to the national stage of the awards to be presented later this year..

https://www.lta.org.uk/about-us/tennis-news/news-and-opinion/general-news/2020/april/lta-tennis-awards-inspirational-regional-winners-announced/

What have our staff been up to on lockdown?

Our staff have kept their spirits up and kept busy during the lockdown…