• Success at first ‘Lift-Off’ Powerlifting Competition

    On Saturday 21st April, Racquets held our first ‘Lift-Off’ Powerlifting Competition. And with good attendance, motivating atmosphere and great performances from all that competed, the event was a great success! This was the first event of it’s kind for Racquets and was organised by one of our Personal Trainers, Ellis Quarterman. The objective of the

  • Drama for little ones with Starlight Theatre Arts

    Starlight Theatre Arts is a drama, dance and singing school in Thame. Currently all classes are offered at Racquets Fitness Centre. Little Stars is one of the groups.  A toddler group for ages 1-3 and their parents/carers. The class involves singing, dancing and craft activities based around a book and theme. Unlike my Young Performers

  • Adult Squash Camp – May 2018

    Date : May 19th 2018 Time : 12noon to 3.30pm   Perfect for E and D grade squash players   Racquets members : £20 Non-members £25 Discount £2.50 each for couples or siblings.   A chance to up your game by a level.  Improve your technique and fitness.  Learn how placement of the ball is

  • Easter Squash Camp at Racquets

    Racquets Fitness Centre was as busy as ever over the Easter Holidays, particularly the squash courts which were being used by 18 Oxfordshire juniors who were taking part in a squash camp with Head County Coach Chloe Marshall. The theme of the camp was ‘taking the ball in short’, with focus on playing drop shots

  • Mini Easter Squash Tournament for C/D and E grades

    On Bank Holiday Monday we are running a mini Easter Squash Tournament for all our new players. There will be a D and an E Grade – and a C grade if you keen C graders want one ! You’ll learn how to mark/ referee a game, play only others of similar standard, it’ll be

  • LIFT OFF – Powerlifting Competition

    So you think you’re strong? Racquets are having an Open Powerlifting Competition in: Squat, Bench Press and Deadlift.   The event is open for men and women, and you can choose which lifts you want to compete in, one, two or all three.   We will be splitting you up in to weight categories: U70kg,

  • Funeral of Alan Beveridge

    The funeral of Alan Beveridge will be held at 2pm on Friday 9th March at Oxford Crematorium. Fiona and Alex request that no black is worn. No flowers please, however donations to the British Heart Foundation would be very welcome. These can be given to the Funeral Director on the day or via the following

  • Exhibition Match March 2018

    Juniors inspired by playing squash with World Class players The ‘Beast from the East’ tried it’s best to disrupt our event, but it wasn’t enough to put the members of Racquets Fitness Centre off making their way down to their squash club to watch the world class squash exhibition match. On Friday 2nd March, two

  • Local player wins’ gold in Leicester Copper Squash Tournament

    10-year old Noah James started playing squash less than a year ago after being introduced to the sport through a school friend. He has been attending group academy training and 1:1 coaching sessions with Oxfordshire Head County Coach Marshall at Racquets Fitness Centre in Thame. Noah recently started training with the U11 Oxon county squad

  • Do you wonder whether your soap is bad for your skin ?

    We can test your soap’s PH balance for you.  This indicates whether your soap is stripping the goodness from your skin while it cleans. Bring your favourite soap down to one of our Wellness Evenings on either Wednesday 21st February or Monday 26th February and we will test it’s PH balance. The PH balance of