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Chisholm and Riviere Retain World Doubles Title

They did the unthinkable, but maybe they never had any doubts, Chisholm and Riviere retained their title and won all 5 sets today in the most impressive display of doubles play I have been privileged to see.  For Fahey and Smith it is the tough end of sport and...

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WCD – Fahey and Smith lead 4/0

The World Doubles competition has lived up to all expectations and the tennis on the first day of the two day finals was spell binding. The WCD final is the best of 9 sets.  4 sets are played on the 1st day and up to 5 sets on the...

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Jesmond Dene – Head Professional Required

HEAD REAL TENNIS PROFESSIONAL FOR JESMOND DENE REAL TENNIS CLUB, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE   The Committee of the Jesmond Dene Real Tennis Club is now confident that a new lease for the court will be signed with Newcastle City Council within the next two months. The new lease will...

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World Challenge Venue 2018

The Queen’s Club will be the host of the World Challenge in 2018.  The dates of the challenge matches are the 24th, 26th and 28th April. There will be a handicap doubles tournament run throughout the week with the final on the morning of Saturday 28th A Pro Am...

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Prince’s Court – International Tennis Club of Washington

Assistant Professional Position The successful candidate would start sometime between May and December 2017. Compensation package is negotiable. Interviews will be conducted over Skype/FaceTime The assistant professional will report to the Head Professional, Ivan Ronaldson, and provide support for all day-to-day needs of the club including teaching court tennis,...

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Robert Fahey – MBE

Congratulations from all of Rob’s fellow professionals on his being awarded the MBE in the 2017 New Year’s Honours List.  

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Real Tennis Magazine

This new and exciting magazine is now available by subscription.  The Mission Statement from Bob Rulli, the Publisher and Chief Content Officer says “Our goal is to contribute towards the growth and promotion of our great game internationally for amateur and professionals, juniors, seniors and women. Each issue will...

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British Open 2016 Synopsis Up To Semi’s Completion

The 2016 Neptune British Open singles is the strongest field of any event in recent times. The top 10 world ranked players, plus the 11th, 12th and 13th ranked players 1          Camden Riviere 2          Rob Fahey 3          Steve Virgona 4          Bryn Sayers 5          Tim Chisholm 6          Ben Taylor-Matthews 7         ...

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World Championship Bidding

Details of how to bid for the 2018 World Championship can be read by clicking the image below.  Bids for being the host club in 2018 should be with the IRTPA by the 27th February 2017.  The world championships enters a new era with the new champion, Camden Riviere, defending...

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National League – The New Season Begins

The IRTPA welcomes back the National League for the 2016/17 season; representing the premier opportunity for sub 45 handicappers to play competitive, inter-club Tennis. The National League 2016/17 promises to, once again, be the scene for the rollercoaster ride of captivating sport testing players’ technique, speed, strength, strategy and fortitude before crowning...

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