Group Summaries

Sports ~ Brief summary of the groups. Full details can be found by clicking the group name.

Badminton

Please wear appropriate shoes and, if you have one, bring a racket although some will be available at the hall. Run on a “turn up, pay and play basis” £1.50. Please contact Mo before attending for the first time.

Week 1 & 2, Tuesday 4.30 – 6.00pm

Venue: Strode College Sports Hall, Street

Leader: Mo Pickford

Petanque

The basic game is fairly easy to pick up and has a nice levelling mix of skill and with some elements of luck even! Teams are picked randomly to ensure a nice mix of players, styles and abilities. The group holds sets of boule for general use. 

Week 2, Thursday 2.00pm – 4.00pm

Venue: Compton Dundon Village Hall (Outside)

Leaders: Martin & Gabby Butler

Racketball

Racketball is a slower version of squash with larger rackets and balls. It is fun to play and suitable for all ages. Rackets and balls are provided.

Week 1 & 2, Wednesday 10.30 – 12.30

Venue: Victoria Club, Street

Leader: Stephen Wright

Table Tennis – Strode College Sports Hall

Please wear appropriate shoes and, if you have one, bring a bat although some will be available at the hall. Run on a “turn up, pay and play basis” £1.50. Please contact Andy before attending for the first time.

Week 1 & 2, Tuesday 4.30 – 6.00pm

Venue: Strode College Sports Hall, Street

Leader: Andy Pickford

Table Tennis – Ashcott Village Hall

There are 3 groups running, Tuesday morning, Friday morning and Friday afternoon. All standards of play are on display!

The groups are very informal and the emphasis is on having fun and meeting friends whilst also having some exercise. Playing standards vary considerably from league players to beginners.

Week 1 & 2, Tuesday & Friday, 10.00 – 12.00

Week 1 & 2, Friday 2pm – 4pm

Venue: Ashcott Village Hall

Leader: Tuesday am, Jim Marsh

Leader: Friday am, Cynthia Rayes

Leader: Friday pm, Wendy Fouracres