SPORT

Below are links to various sport organisations.  Additional contributions will always be welcome.

If you would like your organisation listed please contact webmaster@redlynch.org.uk. All listings are free.

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Downton Tennis Club is a vibrant and growing tennis club set in the historic village of Downton. Since its establishment in 1984 it has improved and broadened its facilities which now include; three floodlit all-weather courts, 4 mini courts for tots and red ball players, a practice wall and a Club House. It has preferential access to the indoor courts in the Leisure Centre allowing year-round play. Downton Tennis Club has been Clubmark accredited since 2009 and proudly gained Beacon Status in 2011, emphasising its goals of providing quality and affordable tennis opportunities.  The Club programme offers a mix of adult, junior, squad and individual opportunities. Club night, on Tuesday evening, is well supported by adult members throughout the year for informal play. Downton Tennis Club also enters teams for the Sarum League, AEGON tennis, Men’s Doubles and Ladies Veterans for those seeking competition. The junior programme takes children from 5 years through to the adult programme. Junior competition is inbuilt with inter-club matches, AEGON tennis, Road to Wimbledon and Open matches with nearby clubs.  General Enquiries: Alaistair Bushby, Chairman, [T] 01725 512847; [E] downtontennisclub@gmail.com        more

 

 

 

Redlynch Table Tennis Club.

Founded more than 30 years ago the club is based at the Morgans Vale & Woodfalls Village Hall, and has 2 tables available for play. It is affiliated to Table Tennis England and is registered with the Salisbury Table Tennis League. As a competitive club we currently field 3 teams with a minimum of 3 players per team, in the local Salisbury League. Redlynch Ravens in Division 1 and Redlynch Rhinos and Redlynch Rooks in Division 2. Recent successes have been Division 2 champions in 2013/14 and runners up in 2015/16 with Ravens winning the 2013/14 Tigers’ Shield. Home night is a Thursday during the season which runs from September to April. We welcome any adult competitive players regardless of age or experience. Maybe you have just moved here or used to play when you were younger. Come along to our ‘no commitment’ free practice session and have a knock, bat provided. Thursdays at 8pm from April 21st till May 26th 2016 at MV&W Village Hall, The Ridge, Woodfalls SP5 2LD.  See www.tabletennis365.com/Salisbury  Contact Gerard Thorp 01725 510920 or Email: gerard_thorp@yahoo.co.uk .  

 

 

Hamptworth Golf & Country Club, beautifully situated on the edge of the New Forest, enjoys some of England’s most magnificent and ancient countryside. Over the past decade the Hamptworth Team has developed the facilities, nurtured the course and fine-tuned the administration so that it is now respected as one of the finest in Wessex. With great practice facilities and the Hamptworth Academy, you can now make the most out of your golf. Welcoming all golfers, the club offers a range of membership packages as well as great society offers, with the ability to host golf days for up to 200 people. Contact [T] 01794 390155.

 

Redlynch & Hale Cricket Club has been accredited with the ECB kitemark - "Clubmark" which recognises it as a well run, open and friendly club that is pleased to offer cricket to Adults and Junior members alike.  Located on the Wiltshire / Hampshire border it is affiliated to both Counties, plus the New Forest Club Cricket Association.  There are three Saturday men's sides with a midweek league and occasional Sunday friendlies team as well. In addition, there is a thriving Colt's section with sides playing in the NFCCA at under 15, 13, 11 and 9. For the first time in the Club's history, in 2010 it fielded a Girls side, an area the Club is very keen to promote. Contact Iain Soutar [T] 01725 512949 [E] iainsoutar32@msn.com

Redlynch & Woodfalls Football Club - The Redlynch FC 1st team currently compete in Division 2 of the Bournemouth Football League. The team is steeped in a long and successful history in both league and cups. The club recently competed in the Bournemouth Premier League and has ambitions to return in future. The club was also runner up in the Wiltshire Cup last season. With two excellent pitches and facilities to match the Rec provides the perfect platform for all the teams. Redlynch FC  benefits from the popular on site Social Club which remains a hub for the local community come match day and beyond. The 1st team train Wednesday evenings - all welcome. Contact Andy Savage [M] 07798760137 [E] andy.savage.10@facebook.com
 

 

Downton Leisure Centre is owned by The Brian Whitehead Sports Centre Association. Operated by Beacon Leisure Management and supported by Wiltshire Council. We pride ourselves in making your visit an enjoyable experience through our friendly and welcoming atmosphere. We have excellent facilities for a wide range of sports, a 35-station gym, a four-court multi use sports hall, two LTA standard tennis courts and an aerobics studio. The Leisure Centre offers many different ways to keep the whole family fit and active. We have 21 fitness classes every week, after school activities, 50+ aerobics and an extensive holiday activities programme... Contact [T] 01725 513668 [E] info@downtonleisurecentre.co.uk