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

Latest News

Festive late-night shopping in Marlow

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014 | Category: News

Marlow Chamber of Trade are holding the hugely successful Traditional Late Night Shopping event on Thursday the 4th December. The High Street is closed from 3.00pm to enable an array of stalls to set up ready for the opening when they will then display and sell their goods.   The Traditional Late Night Shopping event commences at 6.00pm with Santa Clause and Star Wars characters proceeding from the bottom of the High Street up to Liston Court – all children are welcome to join the parade meeting at 5.30pm. The evening will be opened by The...

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Marlow Sports Club Commercial Director receives ‘Unsung Hero’ award at glittering ceremony.

Friday, November 21st, 2014 | Category: Uncategorized

  We would like to say a huge congratulations to our very own Graham Sweet, who has been a member of the club for over 30 years, who has been recognised for his exceptional, long-term commitment to making sport happen in Wycombe. Thursday 13th November marked the day that he scooped the Unsung Hero Award at the Wycombe District Council Sport Awards and left us all feeling very proud. As well as acting as Commercial Director for the club, Graham was Chairman of Marlow Hockey Club for 18 years and was a major player in securing the...

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Marlow Sports Club in running for top sporting award

Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 | Category: Uncategorized

  (Photo of  Marlow Sports Club Chairman, Paul Sambrock) A MARLOW sporting institution is in with a shot of officially becoming the best club in Buckinghamshire after being shortlisted for a top award. Marlow Sports Club has been named in the shortlist for ‘Best Club’ at the Bucks and MK Sports Awards, which celebrates the best the sports teams, coaches and personalities in the district. The community club was nominated by town councillor Jocelyn Towns, and face a nervous wait before they find out their fate at the awards ceremony at The...

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From a Bridge to Personal Success

Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 | Category: Marlow Riders

  It is the coldest autumnal morning so far and, post-rush hour, the frost is still glistening on the final blades of summer grass.  Dr John Nixon, known affectionately by many in Marlow as “The Doc”, is preparing to go out on one of his three regular bike rides in a week. At 75 ‘The Doc’ has discovered a new sporting passion –  on two wheels. A few miles away in Oxford, Charlotte Hussein, a 34 year-old HR Manager, is grappling away with her day’s tasks at a big publishing company. The age difference maybe marked but both are members of...

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Marlow Monster Firework Show attracts over 900 Marlovians

Friday, November 7th, 2014 | Category: Marlow Sports Club Events, Marlow Tennis Club, News, Sports Club, Uncategorized

More than 900 Marlovians attended the first Marlow Monster Firework Show on Saturday, hugely exceeding original expectations. As well as the display itself, attendees had the opportunity to try four sports on offer at the club, including tennis, netball, football and spooky eye throwing. Marlow Tennis Club Chairman, Guy Tomlinson, said: “We were delighted to welcome over 900 Marlovians to our beautiful green space in the heart of Marlow. “We hope they enjoyed the opportunity to experience four of the many sports on offer – tennis,...

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Double Top For ‘Famous’ Feisty Fives

Friday, October 31st, 2014 | Category: Uncategorized

Over at Marlow Hockey Club, The Feisty Five started the season with a 5-0 victory over local rivals, Henley, followed by scooping Sports Team of the Year at the Marlow FM Awards ceremony in the evening. This is what Nick Cobb had to say about it all: “Screen shots abounded as we found ourselves at the top of the Table in our Division for the first time ever after a typical gritty performance against a lively opposition at least 30 years younger, who have proved our nemesis in previous seasons. A quick change into party frocks saw us...

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Future sporting stars celebrate new mini tennis zone

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 | Category: Marlow Sports Club Events, Marlow Tennis Club, News

Tennis stars of the future were given a chance to serve up their first ace with the opening of a ‘mini tennis’ zone in Marlow last weekend.  Around 40 children picked up a racket to test out the new kid-friendly courts at the Pound Lane Club on Sunday. Club chairman Guy Tomlinson said: “We had a fantastic day on Sunday, some 40 people turned up to play mini tennis and open our new courts. “Constitutionally, we’re non-profit making, every penny we earn goes back into providing tennis facilities for our community and members.”...

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Marlow Monster Firework Show

Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 | Category: Marlow Sports Club Events, Sports Club

Marlow Sports Club are hosting the Marlow Monster Fireworks Show on Saturday 1 November. The evening at Pound Lane is kicking off at 6pm and will be full of spooky shenanigans and ghoulish goings on for the whole family to enjoy. Enter the competition for the best dressed ghoul, enjoy some spooky drinks and play tennis with a monster or two. There will also be opportunities on the evening to try the various sports Marlow Sports Club has to offer. Tickets can be purchased from the Marlow Sports Club bar between 8-10pm, the individual clubs and...

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Upstairs Downstairs Quiz

Thursday, October 9th, 2014 | Category: Marlow Sports Club Events

“Let’s get quizzical!” Marlow Sports Club are hosting the Upstairs Downstairs general knowledge quiz on Saturday 15 November at their Pound Lane site. The evening will kick-off at 19:30 sharp, so please ensure you arrive early (19:00) to reserve your seat and pint… Of course! Teams can include a maximum of eight people and for £12.50 per person, you’ll also get a scrummy fish and chip supper!  To reserve a space for your team and place your food order, please contact Stuart Peacock at wistalma@live.co.uk Other...

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Marlow Hockey Club Ladies 5s win sports team of the year

Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 | Category: hockey, News

Marlow Hockey Club Ladies 5s claimed the title for sports team of the year at Saturday’s Hidden Gem Awards in Marlow. A celebration of Marlow’s best loved people, places, events and projects saw the town come together for an awards ceremony on Saturday night, dubbed the best ever by organisers. The Hidden Gems Awards shines a spotlight on town success stories, with categories such as best pub, favourite teacher and services to charity. More than 170 people put on their glad rags for the third annual Marlow FM bash at the Crowne Plaza...

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