Our People

Draycott Sports Centre Ltd was founded in 1972 and is owned by its members and often known as Draycott Racquet & Fitness Club.  We are a Community Amateur Sports Club (CASC) and any money generated is re-invested into the clubs facilities.

We have a team of committed and dedicated staff and volunteers on hand to assist you and we are proud to keep the unique culture and feel of a small community club, but with big facilities and a range of activities.


A team of volunteer directors make up the main board of the Club.

Keith Carder - Chairman & Marketing
Mike Heath - Facilities 
Jack Redfern - Tennis Coaching
Jeff Bourne - Club Tennis & Staff Support
Danny Collins - Squash
Andy Burkitt - Legal & Welfare Officer


Jo Heath - Office & Function Co-ordinator
Wayne Eaton - Fitness Instructor
Leo Ridlington - Caretaker


Matt Heath 
Lesley Heath
Alex Edwards
Val Ridlington
Jake Hopkin
Bruce Dodson


Val Ridlington - Tennis Fixtures
Louise Chandler - Wimbledon Ticket Ballot
Phil Lee - Bar / Office
Jenny Amison - Bar / Office

If you would like to contact the directors or staff with an idea, suggestion or comment then please email info@draycottsportscentre.co.uk as we are always keen to hear from members.