The Shrewsbury Club

15 Sep 2021
A prestigious tennis tournament for rising British stars, which was won last year by new US Open champion Emma Raducanu, will be held at The Shrewsbury Club in November. Raducanu was the 2020 winner of the UK Pro League women’s title, with Liam Broady, who recently represented Great Britain at the Olympics, the tournament’s men’s champion. Raducanu, 18, has since enjoyed a rapid rise to become...
09 Sep 2021
The return of Tennis Shropshire’s County Championships proved a huge success after players of all ages took part in the popular event. Around 150 tennis players from around the county entered the County Championships at The Shrewsbury Club as the event returned for the first time since 2019. Last year’s event was cancelled owing to the coronavirus pandemic. Simon Jones, the chair of Tennis...
28 Jun 2021
Less than two years after becoming the youngest winner of a GB men’s Pro-Series title at The Shrewsbury Club, Jack Draper will today walk out at Wimbledon to play defending champion Novak Djokovic on Centre Court. Rising British star Draper, 19, is preparing to face the world number one in an intriguing first round match after receiving a wild card to make his Wimbledon main-draw debut. Draper's...
09 Jun 2021
A Shropshire car dealership has extended its long-standing sponsorship of a family-friendly Shrewsbury health and fitness club. Budgen Motors has pledged its continued support to The Shrewsbury Club. The company, which has showrooms in Shrewsbury and Telford, has been a driving force behind the success of the top international tennis tournaments regularly hosted by The Shrewsbury Club. Budgen...
12 Apr 2021
The Shrewsbury Club has completed an impressive £255,000 transformation of its gym ahead of reopening. Club members will have the first opportunity to exercise in the newly-refurbished gym, which has also been extended, from today (Monday, April 12).   An extensive new range of state-of-the-art cardiovascular and resistance machines have been introduced, with the refurbishment also including new...
25 Sep 2020
The Shrewsbury Club has opened a new #BASE outdoor boot camp area to be used all year round to further enhance the facilities it offers members. The latest addition to the award-winning health and fitness club was launched on National Fitness Day. It will allow The Shrewsbury Club - which already delivers over 100 fitness classes each week at its Sundorne Road complex - to offer even more...
02 Sep 2020
The first Battle of Shropshire - a new team event introduced to the local tennis calendar by Tennis Shropshire - has been hailed an outstanding success. Players of all ages and abilities from across the county took part in what proved to be a hugely enjoyable week-long festival of tennis held at The Shrewsbury Club. Such was its popularity, plans are now in place for the event to be staged each...
13 Mar 2020
The Budgen Motors World Tennis Tour W60 Shrewsbury tournament has been postponed after the International Tennis Federation suspended all events until April 20. The $60,000 women’s event was scheduled to take place on the indoor courts at The Shrewsbury Club between March 30 and April 5, with leading British players and international stars set to compete to lift the Citroen Trophy. The ITF created...
14 Feb 2020
Shropshire tennis ace Rob Rue insists he’s “absolutely thrilled” to have received his first international call up from Wales. Rob, who has born in Neath and has lived in Shrewsbury for the last 30 years, has been selected to represent Wales in the men’s over-65 age group at the Four Nations Championships at Bolton Arena in May. He will be part of a Wales team competing against England, Ireland...
Beth Heath, director of fun for Shropshire Festivals, with, left, Simon Haddleton, The Shrewsbury Club’s director of tennis, and the club’s operations manager Richard Micklewright.
17 Jan 2020
The Shrewsbury Club has teamed up with Shropshire Festivals to make this year’s World Tennis Tour W60 Shrewsbury tournament a real festival of tennis - with tickets now on sale for the prestigious event. Extra hospitality evenings and fun interactive events for all the family will be included in a busy programme when the tournament takes place between March 30 and April 5. Outside of the grass...
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