Sherborne Tennis Club has been voted ‘Club of the Year’


Sherborne Tennis Club has been voted ‘Club of the Year’ at the British Tennis Awards which celebrate the achievements made by outstanding individuals and venues in British Tennis throughout the past year.

Presented by John Feaver, president of the Dorset LTA, Sherborne TC picked up the award for the transformation of their facilities.

Also from Sherborne is Russell Wilson, who is Dorset’s ‘Volunteer of the Year’.

This award recognises Wilson’s work on the development of the club’s facilities during 2016 and 2017.

Two awards went to Kieran Staniford, of the Victoria Avenue Tennis Club in Winton, Bournemouth, who won the ‘Young Volunteer of the Year’ and ‘Official of the Year’, categories.

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