Marlow Sports Club
Marlow Sports Club
Pound Lane, Marlow, SL7 2AE
Phone   01628 483638
Community Charity No. 1139862

Latest News

The only mini tennis zone in South Bucks comes to Marlow!

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 | Category: Marlow Sports Club Events, Marlow Tennis Club, News

As part of Marlow Tennis Club’s strategy to encourage tennis participation and talent development amongst juniors, they are delighted to announce the upgrading of their wall area into a purpose built and regulation size mini tennis court – the only dedicated mini tennis zone in South Buckinghamshire. Children under 10 will be able to play at all times – with parents – for only £35/year or £17.50 from 1 Oct to 30 Mar. Work starts on upgrading the area in mid-September and will last one week, with a formal opening event...

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The first Henley 10K challenge & fun day is almost upon us!

Friday, August 15th, 2014 | Category: News

Thames Path Challenge is an epic endurance walk or run, tackling 100km between Putney and Henley and now introduces a brand new 10k Challenge.   Taking place over the weekend of 13 and 14 September the Thames Path Challenge is a celebration of fitness and fundraising – where over 3,000 challengers will take on their chosen challenge against the backdrop of London’s most famous geographical feature. You too, can now take part, as we look to open the Henley 10k to local residents & businesses! The Henley 10k challenge will be a fantastic...

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Ed McKeever claims two bronze medals at Canoe Sprint World Championships

Monday, August 11th, 2014 | Category: News

Olympic gold medalist and supporter of Marlow Sports Club, Ed McKeever, has won two bronze medals on the final day of the Canoe Sprint Championships in Moscow. McKeever finished joint third in the K1 200M, the event which he took gold at London 2012. Ed finished 0.3 seconds behind Mark de Jonge of Canada, with Sweden’s Petter Menning in second. He then teamed with Liam Heath, Jon Schofield and Kristian Reeves to win bronze in the K1 200m relay. Ed, who has suffered from illness this season, said: “I’m happy enough with the...

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Marlow Riders expect 600 entrants at their biggest event of the year…

Monday, August 4th, 2014 | Category: Marlow Riders, News

Marlow Riders biggest event of the year, the Marlow Red Kite Ride is upon us and they are expecting a huge turnout of 600 entrants. This year’s event on Sunday 31 August will raise money for Cyclists Fighting Caner (CFC) – a hugely important cause to a number of club members who have recently been touched by cancer. This is the third year of the Red Kite Ride and the club has been hugely encouraged by so much positive feedback from the riders that they will strive to do their best to provide all those taking part with a truly...

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Marlow launch girls team with England skipper Edwards

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 | Category: Marlow Cricket Club, News

THE men might be struggling, but women’s cricket in England is blossoming and last week national captain Charlotte Edwards brought a handful of her international teammate to Marlow to mark the launch of a new girls team with a coaching masterclass. More than 60 girls and women attended the taster session as Marlow’s Pound Lane ground. Cricket development manager at Marlow CC Nigel Ashton said: “The evening was a huge success and it was absolutely fantastic to have England’s top female cricketer and England Captain host a training...

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Olympic stars support club’s future

Friday, July 25th, 2014 | Category: News

Marlow Sports Club have featured in August’s edition of Bucks Life!   A huge thank you once again to all those who joined us for a fantastic evening at the mid-summer ball. We raised a  total of £20,000 which is a huge contribution towards the overall target of £1.2 million undertaken to secure the 20 acres of land in the trust, after the club was faced with eviction from the site in 2006. Paul Sambrook, club chairman said:”The weather was great, the company better and the generosity was overwhelming! Suzanne Brown, our Mayor, was even...

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England Cricket Captain adds star power to launch of Marlow CC girls team

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 | Category: Uncategorized

England Cricket Captain Charlotte Edwards headed-up a unique training session at Marlow Sport’s Club last Friday, where 65 girls and ladies were given a taster of one of the world’s greatest sports.   The session held at Marlow Sport’s Club was to celebrate the launch of a girls cricket team, whilst it also kick-started the fundraising campaign to raise £20,000 to build new outdoor net facilities at the club. Marlow CC raised a total of £500 on the night, which Nigel Ashton, Cricket Development Manager is hugely proud of:...

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Marlow Cricket Club win Julian Cup for first time in 25 years

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014 | Category: Marlow Cricket Club, News

Marlow CC won the Julian Cup for the first time in 25 years, beating firm favourites Burnham CC at Boyne Hill last night.     With pre-match statistics identifying Burnham CC as almost unbeatable, Marlow went into the final as the clear underdogs. In a competitive match, Marlow were the team that executed their skills better, batting solidly to amass a 134-6. taking early wickets when it was their turn to bowl and taking excellent catches at crucial times to swing the match their way. After the loss of two early wickets, Marlow got into their...

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Success at GB trials for Marlow Rowing Club girls

Monday, July 14th, 2014 | Category: News

After an exhausting weekend of seat racing and testing, all four of Marlow’s junior girls have been picked to represent Great Britain this summer. Molly Harding and Heidi Long will be heading to the Junior World Championships in Hamburg in August. Molly will race in the quad while Heidi is in the coxless four. Rosalind Wilson and Erica Holmes will be packing their bags for Libourne near Bordeaux where this year’s Coupe de la Jeunesse (European Championships) take place at the end of July. They will be racing in the quad and single...

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Marlow Tennis Club raise £355 at It’s Pimm’s o’Clock social

Friday, July 11th, 2014 | Category: Marlow Tennis Club, News

Marlow Tennis Club raised a fantastic £355 at their It’s Pimm’s o’Clock summer social on Wednesday. The money will go towards paying off the debt of £1.2 million undertaken to secure the 20 acres of land in the trust, after the club was faced with eviction from the site in 2006. The club has now cleared more than half of this debt with thanks to the generous support of club members and the wider Marlow community. “Thanks goes to Ann-Carolyn-Julia-Caroline-Caroline-Jilli-Ann-Victoria-Denise-Ali-Sarah-Thelma-Carol who...

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