Dumfries Sports Club
Dumfries Sports Club is a multi-sport club close to the centre of Dumfries, at Nunholm. It offers tennis, squash, cricket, hockey, and running as well as gym facilities.
Dumfries Tennis Club is one of South West Scotland premier sport’s club. It has been operating from the Nunholm grounds for well over a hundred years. It still retains its family atmosphere and offers something for every standard of player.
If you’re looking to play socially, then there are two weekly club nights during the summer months. Mixed Monday nights run from April until September. This weekly session is open to all senior and selected junior members and is based around playing doubles matches. Thursday night is a ladies night which runs throughout the year. If you want to arrange your own games, then you can book courts online.
Michael Goldie is the club’s head coach. He has been working on the club’s coaching coaching program over the last few years and has recently passed his level 2 qualification. While Michael focus is on children, there are also regular coaching for adults. So whatever your age, coaching will help you to progress.
Dumfries Tennis Club offers it’s members the chance to compete in a Singles Box Leagues, which runs in winter and summer. There’s also a club championships which open to all members.
As an inclusive club, many types of memberships are available. And since there are no joining fees or playing in tests, becoming a member is really easy!
As part of the sport club, member have access to the clubhouse, which is a great place for members to catch up. It has a bar and a separate social lounge. As well as balconies for viewing the cricket outside and the squash inside. The club also sells a range of branded clothing. So if you want to look the part, you can!