Competitions & Leagues


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

Tournament listings for Summer 2018 here :-


County Leagues

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

Team Tennis Dorset

Draws for Team Tennis Dorset 2018 here

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


Seniors Inter-County Leagues 2018

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/

2018 Fixtures

Ladies 40’s.  Division 3A.  Captain : Cleo Reid

Date Fixture Home/Away   Result
21.04.18 Norfolk Home
16.06.18 Shropshire Home
24.06.18 Cornwall Away
16.09.18 Wiltshire Home
 TBC Essex Away

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

Date Fixture Home/Away   Result
06.05.18 Cheshire Away
24.06.18 Somerset Away
28.07.18 Berkshire Home
02.09.18 Oxfordshire Away
 15.09.18 Shropshire Home

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

Date Fixture Home/Away   Result
24.06.18 Lancashire Away
05.08.18 Warwickshire Home
08.09.18 Middlesex Home
09.09.18 Devon Away
TBC Kent Home

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

Date Fixture Home/Away   Result
22.04.18 Norfolk Away
23.05.18 South Wales Home
07.06.18  Hants & Isle of Wight  Home
19.06.18 Surrey Away
11.08.18 Nottingham Home

Men’s 60’s.  Division 1A.  Captain : Phil Tovey

Date Fixture Home/Away    Result
19.05.18 Surrey Home
09.06.18 Middlesex Away
17.06.18 South Wales Away
23.06.18 Buckinghamshire Home
05.08.18 Kent Home

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

Date Fixture Home/Away   Result
30.04.18  Yorkshire Away
09.06.18 Devon Away
06.07.18 Kent Home
17.07.18 Surrey Away
24.07.18 Middlesex Home

Men’s 65’s.  Division 1A.  Captain : Boyd Brackstone

Date Fixture Home/Away   Result
19.08.18 Kent Home
TBC Sussex Away
TBC Oxfordshire Home
TBC South Wales Away
TBC Leicestershire Away

Ladies 70’s.  Division 2A.  Captain : Margaret Willitts

Date Fixture Home/Away   Result
01.05.18 Winchester Away
10.05.18 Oxfordshire Home
22.05.18 Avon Home
07.06.18 Somerset Away
26.06.18 Devon Home

Men’s 70’s.  Division 2A.  Captain : Roy Williams

Date Fixture Home/Away   Result
24.04.18 Isle of Man Home
26.06.18 Hants & Isle of Wight Home
07.06.18 Hertfordshire Away
25.07.18 South Wales Away
TBC Hereford & Worcs Away

 


Competitions & Tournaments

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

april

13aprallday15alldaySherborne TC Late Easter Grade 4

21apralldayalldayLTA British Tour Bournemouth - Grade 1

22apralldayalldaySouth West County Tour - Southbourne Tennis Club, 9U Boys - Grade 5

22apralldayalldaySouth West County Tour - Swanmore Gardens, 14U Boys - Grade 4

22apralldayalldaySouth West County Tour - Victoria Avenue Tennis Club, 9U Girls - Grade 5

28apralldayalldaySouth West Summer County Tour - Southbourne TC, 12U Boys & Girls - Grade 4

28apralldayalldaySouth West Summer County Tour - Southbourne TC, 18U Boys - Grade 4

29apralldayalldaySouth West County Tour - East Dorset LTCC, 8U Mixed - Grade 5

29apralldayalldayWimborne Orange Matchplay - Grade 6

29apralldayalldaySouth West County Tour - East Dorset LTCC, 10U Boys & Girls - Grade 4

may

05mayallday06allday6th Spring Open - Southbourne Tennis Club, Grade 4

05mayalldayalldaySouth West County Tour - The Wey Valley Tennis Centre, 9U Boys & Girls - Grade 4

05mayalldayalldaySouth West Summer County Tour - 16U Boys & Girls - Grade 4

06mayalldayalldayWimborne Green - Grade 5

06mayalldayalldaySouth West Summer County Tour - Bournemouth Gardens, 16U Boys & Girls - Grade 4

06mayalldayalldaySouth West Summer County Tour - East Dorset LTCC, 9U Boys & Girls - Grade 4

06mayalldayalldayWest Hants Orange Tour Rome - Grade 4

12mayalldayalldaySouth West County Tour - Victoria Avenue Tennis Club, 9U Girls - Grade 5

12mayalldayalldaySouth West Summer County Tour - The Wey Valley Tennis Centre, 12U Boys & Girls - Grade 4

13mayalldayalldaySouth West Summer County Tour - East Dorset LTCC, 8U Mixed - Grade 5

13mayalldayalldaySouth West Summer County Tour - The Wey Valley Tennis Centre, 18U Boys & Girls - Grade 4

13mayalldayalldayGreat British Tennis Weekend

13mayalldayalldayWimborne 14U Boys & Girls - Grade 5

13mayalldayalldaySouth West County Tour - Dorset LTA at Bournemouth Gardens, 10U Boys & Girls - Grade 4

19mayalldayalldaySouth West Summer County Tour - The Wey Valley Tennis Centre, 9U/16U Boys & Girls - Grade 4

20mayalldayalldaySouth West Summer County Tour - Dorset LTA at Bournemouth Gardens, 12U Boys & Girls - Grade 4

20mayalldayalldaySouth West Summer County Tour - East Dorset LTCC, 16U Boys & Girls - Grade 4

20mayalldayalldayWimborne Red/Orange Matchplay - Grade 6

20mayalldayalldaySherborne Boys School - 12U/16U Boys & Girls - Grade 5

20mayalldayalldayWest Hants Red Tour Rome - Grade 4

20mayalldayalldaySherborne Boys School Adult Grass Tournament - Grade 5

25mayallday02junalldayThe British Open Seniors' Clay Court Championships - Grade 1

26mayalldayalldayWimborne Green - Grade 5

26mayalldayalldaySouth West Summer County Tour - Southbourne Tennis Club, 14U Boys - Grade 4

26mayalldayalldaySouth West Summer County Tour - Southbourne Tennis Club, 9U Boys & Girls - Grade 5

26may1:01 pm1:01 pmSouth West Summer County Tour - Dorset LTA at Bournemouth Gardens, 18U Boys & Girls - Grade 4

27mayalldayalldaySouth West County Tour - Victoria Avenue Tennis Club, 9U Boys & Girls - Grade 5

27mayallday01junalldayVictoria Avenue Open 2018 - 8U to 18U - Grade 4

27mayalldayalldaySouth West County Tour - Victoria Avenue Tennis Club, 10U Boys & Girls - Grade 5

june

25mayallday02junalldayThe British Open Seniors' Clay Court Championships - Grade 1

27mayallday01junalldayVictoria Avenue Open 2018 - 8U to 18U - Grade 4

02junallday03alldaySherborne TC Half Term Weekend Festival - 8U to 18U and Adult - Grade 4

02junalldayalldaySouth West Summer County Tour - The Wey Valley Tennis Centre, 10U Boys & Girls - Grade 4

03junalldayalldaySouth West County Tour - Victoria Avenue TC, 18U Boys & Girls - Grade 5

03junalldayalldaySouth West Summer County Tour - East Dorset LTCC, 16U Boys & Girls - Grade 4

03junalldayalldayWimborne 14U Matchplay

03jun2:29 pm2:29 pmWest Hants Green Tour Rome - Grade 4

09junalldayalldaySouth West Summer County Tour - The Wey Valley Tennis Centre, 14U/18U Boys & Girls Doubles- Grade 4

09junalldayalldaySouth West County Tour - Victoria Avenue Tennis Club, 9U Boys & Girls - Grade 5

10junalldayalldaySouth West County Tour - Dorset LTA at Bournemouth Gardens, 10U Boys & Girls - Grade 5

10junalldayalldayWimborne 16U Boys & Girls - Grade 5

10junalldayalldaySouth West County Tour - Victoria Avenue Tennis Club, 12U Boys & Girls - Grade 5

16junalldayalldaySouth West Summer County Tour - The Wey Valley Tennis Centre, 9U/14U Boys & Girls - Grade 4

16jun2:35 pm2:35 pmSouth West County Tour - Victoria Avenue Tennis Club, 8U Boys & Girls - Grade 5

17junalldayalldayWimborne Red/Orange Matchplay - Grade 6

17junalldayalldaySouth West Summer County Tour - Southbourne Tennis Club, 8U Mixed - Grade 5

17junalldayalldayWest Hants Red Tour Queens London - Grade 4

17junalldayalldaySouth West Summer County Tour - East Dorset LTCC, 12U Boys & Girls - Grade 4

23junalldayalldaySouth West County Tour - Victoria Avenue Tennis Club, 9U Boys & Girls - Grade 5

23junalldayalldaySouth West Summer County Tour - The Wey Valley Tennis Centre, 18U Boys & Girls - Grade 4

24junalldayalldaySherborne Boys School 14U/18U Tournament - Boys & Girls -Grade 5

24junalldayalldaySherborne Boys School Grade 4 Adult Doubles Grass Tournament

24junalldayalldaySouth West County Tour - Victoria Avenue Tennis Club, 10U/14U Boys & Girls - Grade 5

30junalldayalldaySouth West County Tour - Southbourne Tennis Club, 10U Boys & Girls - Grade 4

30junalldayalldaySouth West Summer County Tour - Southbourne Tennis Club, 16U Boys Doubles - Grade 4


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