The War Memorial Park Community Tennis Club was established in 2012 through a partnership between Coventry City Council, LTA and Inspire2Coach.
In 2012 the tennis facilities underwent a refurbishment costing in the excess of £225,000. This includes resurfacing the eight full size courts and two mini-courts, brand new fencing, and floodlighting on four of the courts, making this an all year round facility.
Next to the next courts is a newly refurbished café, bowling green and an exciting new adventure playing facility for children. These park facilities will enable tennis members and their families to be in a fun and safe environment.
The tennis club's aim is to offer affordable tennis for all community members. This will give our members a chance to meet, and play alongside others with similar interests.
The War Memorial Park is a Lawn Tennis Association Clubmark accreditated club.
Tennis Club Partnerships
Lawn Tennis Association (LTA)
The War Memorial Park Community Tennis Club is closely linked to the LTA.
inspire2coach is passionate about tennis and focused on inspiring tennis players and tennis coaches to get the most from the sport. We run coaching programmes at tennis clubs across the Midlands from our HQ at the University of Warwick Tennis Centre in Coventry. We're also a leading coach education provider, with training and courses across the UK and internationally.
Coventry City Council
The Sports and Arts Service as well as Parks and Open Spaces at Coventry City Council are keen to support local partners to develop new opportunities for the community to become more active in sport and physical activity. The refurbishment of the new tennis courts provides an excellent opportunity for local residents to take part in tennis regardless of ability in a friendly and safe environment.
Inspiring Community Tennis
This partnership develops our opportunity to compete in tennis. Please visit our competitions page for more information.