Competitions


Competitions are added to the LTA tournament calendar during the season so please also check the website, www.lta.org.uk.

Tournament listings for Dorset Winter 2017/18 here :-


County Leagues

For more detailed information of each league – click the links below…

Aegon Team
Tennis Dorset

Results – Aegon Team Tennis Dorset 2017

More information (rules, scorecards etc) can be found on the LTA website here


Seniors Inter-County Leagues 2017

The National Inter-County Championships is a divisional competition which starts in April and culminates with the winners of the top 2 divisions contesting the Finals in November.  Phil Tovey is County Captain for the mens’ teams and Jenny Watts for the ladies.  If you are interested in playing for a county team, please don’t hesitate to contact the County Office.

More information on Seniors Tennis can be found on the LTA website : https://www.lta.org.uk/competitions/seniors-tennis/

Results for 2017

Ladies 40’s.  Division 2A.  Captain : Cleo Reid

Date Fixture Home/Away Result
23.07.17 Kent Home Lost 4-6
19.08.17 Yorkshire Away Lost 10-0
03.09.17 Norfolk Home Not played
10.09.17         Warwickshire Away Won 0-10
Essex      Withdrawn

 Men’s 50’s.  Division 3.  Captain : Peter Jarvis

Date Fixture Home/Away Result
11.06.17 Northamptonshire Away Lost 8-2
25.06.17 Lincolnshire Home Won 6-4
02.07.17 Durham & Cleveland Away Lost 10-0
03.09.17 N Wales Away No result
Hertfordshire Withdrawn

 Ladies 50’s.  Division 3A.  Captain : Lesley Burn

Date Fixture Home/Away Result
29.05.17 Staffordshire Home Lost 0-8
03.06.17 Cheshire Home Lost 0-8
02.07.17 Bedfordshire Away Lost 8-0
23.07.17 Wiltshire Away Lost 8-0
20.08.17 Berkshire Home  Lost 0-8

Men’s 55’s.  Division 1B.  Captain : Simon England

Date Fixture Home/Away Result
18.06.17 Scotland West Away Won 4-6
06.08.17 Leicestershire Away Lost 6-4
26.08.17 Essex   Home Won 6-4
03.09.17 Middlesex  Home Lost 6-4
10.09.17 Buckinghamshire Away  Not played

Ladies 60’s.  Division 1A.  Captain : Nina Crane

Date Fixture Home/Away  Result
24.05.17 Hereford & Worcs Home Lost 0-10
20.06.17 Buckinghamshire  Away Won 2-8
02.07.17 Norfolk  Home Won 10-0
18.07.17 Sussex  Away Won 2-8
31.07.17 Essex  Away Won 0-10

Men’s 60’s.  Division 1B.  Captain : Boyd Brackstone

Date Fixture Home/Away Result
07.05.17 Bedfordshire Away Won 2-8
10.06.17 Middlesex Away Lost 6-4
08.07.17 Lincolnshire Home Won 6-4
07.08.17 Staffordshire Home Won 6-4
14.09.17 Hereford & Worcs Away Won 4-6

Ladies 65’s.  Division 1B.  Captain : Jenny Watts

Date Fixture Home/Away Result
19.06.17 Leicestershire Home Won 6-2
28.06.17 Suffolk Away Lost 6-2
21.07.17 Nottingham Home Lost 0-8
12.08.17 Warwickshire Home Won 6-2
16.08.17 Middlesex Away Lost 2-6

Men’s 65’s.  Division 2A.  Captain : David Lloyd

Date Fixture Home/Away Result
29.04.17 Devon Away Won 4-6
19.08.17 Buckinghamshire Away Won 4-6
02.08.17 Gloucestershire Home Won 8-2
24.08.17 Scotland West Home Won 6-4
29.08.07 Scotland East Home  Won 8-2

Ladies 65’s.  Division 1B.  Captain : Margaret Willitts

Date Fixture Home/Away Result
 27.04.07 Shropshire Home Lost 2-6
10.05.17 Nottingham Home Lost 2-6
17.05.17 Somerset Away Won 4-4
07.06.17 Leicestershire Home Won 4-4
29.06.17 Avon Away Won 2-6

Men’s 70’s.  Division 2B.  Captain : Roy Pontin

Date Fixture Home/Away Result
05.06.17 Essex Home Lost 0-8
09.06.17    Buckinghamshire Home Lost 2-6
30.06.17 Hereford & Worcs Away Lost 4-4
03.07.17 Isle of Man Away Won 2-6
02.08.17 Wiltshire Away Won 2-6

Competitions & Tournaments

For more detailed information of each event – open the panel and then click the event information link…

december

03decalldayalldayWimborne Junior, 9U Mixed & 14U Boys Singles - Grade 5

09decalldayalldayChristchurch 9.2 - 10.2 Matchplay - Grade 6

16decalldayalldayThe Wey Valley Tennis Centre - 12U Boys - Winter County Fast4 Tournament - Grade 4

17decalldayalldayDorset Grade 5 - 12U

22decalldayalldayWimborne Christmas Event, 8U & 9U - Grade 5

23decalldayalldayWimborne Christmas Event, 14U & 16U Boys Singles - Grade 5

january

06janalldayalldayChristchurch 10.1 - 10.2 Matchplay - Grade 6

13janalldayalldayWimborne Junior 14U - Grade 5

14janalldayalldaySouthbourne TC 12U Fast4 Tournament - Grade 5

14janalldayalldayDorset Grade 5 - 14U

14janalldayalldayWimborne Men and Ladies Singles/Doubles & Mixed Doubles - Grade 5

20janalldayalldayChristchurch Mini Red/Orange/Green Matchplay - Grade 6

21janalldayalldayWimborne Red/Orange - Grade 5

21janalldayalldaySouthbourne TC 18U Fast4 Doubles Tournament - Grade 5

february

04feballdayalldayWimborne Red/Orange - Grade 5

04feballdayalldayWimborne Junior 12U & 16U - Grade 5

04feballdayalldayThe Wey Valley Tennis Centre - 12U Boys and Girls - Winter County Fast4 Tournament - Grade 4

11feballdayalldayWimborne 14U Boys Singles - Grade 5

12feballdayalldayWeymouth 14U - Grade 5

14feballdayalldayWeymouth Mini Tennis Red & Green - Grade 5

15feballdayalldayWeymouth Indoor 9U Tournament - Grade 5

17feb(feb 17)9:38 am18(feb 18)9:38 amSherborne TC February Half-Term Grade 5 Festival

25feballdayalldayWimborne Red/Orange - Grade 5

25feballdayalldaySouthbourne TC Adult Tournament - Grade 5


LTA Competitions

The LTA website has all the national competitions listed here.


New to competition? (Grade 4 and 5)

After you enter a tournament on-line, an acceptance list will be published after the closing date of the tournament.

  • For yellow ball competition, acceptance is based on rating and then ranking at the closing date.
  • Reserves are numbered in accordance with the acceptance process.

It is the players’ responsibility to check the website up until the withdrawal deadline date to see if their status changes, thereafter they should wait to receive an e-mail or phone call from the tournament referee who will inform them if they are required, this can be right up until the start of the tournament.


If you have any other questions on competitions in Dorset, please contact us in the County Office on 01202 519694 or alternatively the British Tennis Services Team on 0208 487 7000