Hampden Park Tennis Club is located in the delightful area of Hampden Park in Eastbourne, surrounded by Decoy Wood and Ham Shaw where a variety of wildlife abounds. It has five superb flood-lit astro-turf courts. Adjacent to the changing rooms is the social area of the clubhouse. This includes kitchen facilities and seating which is available for entertaining visiting teams and general social events
Hampden Park is a friendly club with regular club afternoons. It also provides excellent opportunities for competitive tennis. The club has 5 Men's & 4 Ladies Summer teams & similar number of Winter teams which have successful records in the Aegon & Sussex Leagues. Mens and Ladies 1st teams compete in the Sussex County League Division 1. The club also provides professional tennis coaching facilities and has a very active junior section.
The Policy sets out our commitment and includes our Safe and Inclusive Standards, Code of Conduct (page 8) and Reporting Procedure (page 2) and it supports our overall aims for diversity and inclusion that are to ensure that:
To achieve these aims we believe that everyone involved in Tennis has a vital role to play in promoting diversity and inclusion and we ask everyone to become Safe and Inclusive Tennis Champions – proactively promoting Safe and Inclusive tennis and taking action against all forms of discrimination.
We are proud to have a Diversity and Inclusion Policy that demonstrates our commitment to making tennis diverse and inclusive. The commitment to Diversity and Inclusion is upheld by all - Lawn Tennis Association (LTA), Tennis Scotland, Tennis Wales and the Tennis Foundation.
These commitments are fully supported by the Hampden Park Tennis Club Committee.
Together we can make a positive difference to people from different backgrounds to participate in Tennis at our club.
The full policy can be viewed on the club notice board or on the following links.
Very active junior section of approximately 100 junior members. Full junior coaching programme including Mini Tennis plus competitions, ladders, fun tournaments etc. With Jenny Hughes, fully licensed Senior Club Coach, Level 4. Junior membership is available for £40.00 per annum
In brief, every opportunity is given for juniors of all levels of ability to develop a taste for the exciting sport of tennis
A great fun way to get fit for all your tennis. Although tennis based, you certainly do not have to be a good tennis player to enjoy these sessions. People of all levels of fitness will benefit from the activities.
If a parent would like to come and only play or practice with their son/daughter, they can for no charge, as often as they like, provided the courts are not being used for matches, club sessions, tournaments etc. Full members have priority.
This popular coaching sessions takes place on Thursdays at 7.00 p.m and lasts for one hour. A great way to learn the basics and to further improve your skills in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere. An excellent opportunity to meet other club members. Please check out our Club Calender page for exact details of dates.
The club operates different levels of membership details of which are shown below