student playing tennis on outdoor courts

Tennis club

Partnered with Portsmouth Tennis Academy, the club has access to excellent facilities and tennis coaches

The University of Portsmouth Tennis Club benefits from a partnership with the Portsmouth Tennis Academy. This allows the club to have access to excellent facilities and qualified tennis coaches. We welcome players of all abilities with options to play in the BUCS leagues, develop as a player with tennis lessons, or participate in recreational sessions.

Club membership - 22/23

Club memberships for the 22/23 academic year will be available to join later this summer. Below you can see the training sessions and fixtures that we held in 21/22, which will be updated when we have the schedule for 22/23. 

Want to know more about our club and our sport? Drop us a message on our social media (listed at the top of this page). We look forward to meeting you.

Training sessions

  • Tuesday 7.00am-9.00am: Men’s Team Session - Portsmouth Tennis Academy
  • Thursday 7.00pm-9.00pm: Development Session - Portsmouth Tennis Academy
  • Friday 7.30am-9.00am: Women’s Team Session - Portsmouth Tennis Academy
  • Sunday 5.00pm-7.00pm: Squad Session - Portsmouth Tennis Academy


Wednesday fixtures will take place throughout the course of the year at various locations. 

Memberships to join our club for the 22/23 year will be open later this summer. Drop us a message on our social media channels, listed at the top of this page, if you have any questions before then.

Play tennis lessons

Are you keen to join but don’t want to commit to a whole year? Our Play membership is the perfect option. Come along to our social play sessions, make new friends and start your life in our club in a less competitive environment. This session is designed for Play members and those wanting to improve their skills, some full members may attend this session to improve their game and help you improve.

Our Play membership is just £30 for semester 2. Check back soon for more information on signing up for it. 

Play sessions

  • Wednesday 1.00pm-2.30pm: Tennis Play - Portsmouth Tennis Academy (Outdoor courts)
  • Sunday 3.00pm-5.00pm: Tennis Play - Portsmouth Tennis Academy (Outdoor courts)

8 week beginner course

Are you interested in playing tennis, but have been put off due to lack of experience? Our 8 week tennis beginner course could be ideal for you. You'll notice significant improvements in your technique by the end of the course, and who knows, maybe you'll completely fall in love with the sport. 

Beginner tennis lessons

  • Wednesday 8.00pm-9.00pm: Tennis lessons - Portsmouth Tennis Academy