Beautiful artwork in memory of Rob Wright unveiled

A stunning artwork memorial in tribute to dear Robbie, created by local custom metal-worker Duncan Simpson, was unveiled at the Nelson Tennis Club on August 20. Rob was a skilled metal worker himself, so the artwork incorporates one of his own creations: a whimsical Tiki Man holding a tennis racquet....
August 25, 2021
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Oct 1, 2019

Oct 1, 2019 - Generous contributions and helping hands get the job done The site is now a Multisport Complex with four tennis, and three pickleball courts, basketball, ball hockey, and a skateboard area. There is also a kids’ play area and an outdoor classroom. Washrooms, equipment storage, and a clubhouse to come! Our...
October 1, 2019
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April 10th, 2019

April 10th, 2019 - The big site development priority this summer is to give you a place to pee! These washrooms will be housed in a 1,400 sq ft multipurpose Facility Centre. This 2-storey structure will be tucked into the hillside just beyond, and connected to, the viewing platform. The...
April 10, 2019
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July 2nd, 2018

July 2nd, 2018 - The light standard footings are in and electrical is in place! Fencing on the retaining wall is complete, and the paving is not too far off. Thank you again to our volounteer work crews for putting in time on the weekends.
July 2, 2018
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June 11th, 2018

June 11th, 2018 – The new facility at LVR is starting to take shape! Brady (excavator magician), Rob (energizer bunny), and Keith (fearless leader) are bringing the facility to life. The tree removal and gigantic retaining wall are complete. Water has been connected to the site. The courts have been...
June 11, 2018
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Nelson Tennis Club gets funding for new multi-sport complex

This new location is made possible by a partnership with School District #8 and a Recreation Infrastructure Grant from Columbia Basin Trust of $126,000. The new court surfaces will be fantastic to play on, and the new location will allow for tennis longer into the fall season.
April 16, 2018
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