Fun for All at EDLTCC first ever Team Challenge

On Sunday 3rd December, East Dorset Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club held their first ever Team Challenge event with 36 children taking part in teams from Blandford Tennis Academy and Christchurch Tennis Facility. There were 2 tournaments running alongside, Mini Red and Mini Orange, with the children playing in teams of 3, ... More

Tennis for Kids 2018 – Applications Open

Applications are now open for Tennis for Kids for 2018. All coaches (minimum Level 2) are able to apply whether or not you have attended a course before. A little bit about Tennis for Kids………………………………… Tennis for Kids offers children aged 4-11 the opportunity to take part in a 6 week ... More

Dorset Men’s County Cup Battle

The Dorset Men's County Cup Team travelled to Southampton where they were up against Hampshire & Isle of Wight, South Wales and Derbyshire. After a slow start, the Team went on to beat H&IoW on the Friday and with a convincing win on the Saturday v Derbyshire they had all to play for on the Sunday v South Wales ... More

Dorset British Tennis Awards Winners Announced

Congratulations to Dorset's British Tennis Award winners who received their Awards at the Dorset LTA Annual General Meeting last night. The winners :- Volunteer of the Year : Russell Willson Club of the Year : Sherborne Tennis Club Young Volunteer of the Year : Kieran Staniford Official of the Year : Kieran ... More

‘Team Challenge’ for Mini Red & Mini Orange at East Dorset LTCC

East Dorset Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club are holding a Mini Red and Mini Orange 'Team Challenge' event on Sunday, 3rd December, 1.30 pm to 4.30 pm.  Team events for boys and girls aged 5 to 8 (Mini Red) and 8 to 9 years (Mini Orange).  No rating required.  For more details and to sign up, click here.   More

Coach Forums

Book your place on an upcoming Coach Forum today. The Forums are ideal for coaches working in a club environment, have an interest in receiving up-to-date information on the latest LTA initiatives and want some fresh on-court ideas for the year ahead. On-court sessions will be based around 'technical fundamentals' ... More

British Tennis Awards nominations now open

British Tennis Awards nominations now open.  Closing date : 31st October 2017. The British Tennis Awards celebrate the achievements made by outstanding individuals and venues in British Tennis throughout the past year. They present us all with a great opportunity to say thank you to everyone in the schools, clubs, ... More

Dorset Men’s 60’s Team winning end to the season

The Over 60's Men's County Seniors played their last match in the National Inter-County Championships finishing strongly with a 3/2 win over Hereford and Worcester. The 5 man team of Boyd Brackstone, Nick Chapman, Gerard Wherity, Phil Tovey and Steve Davies all won a game each to secure a win over the likely league winners ... More

Dorset County Championships 2017

The Dorset County Championships 2017, sponsored by Liverpool Victoria, took place at The West Hants Club, 27th August to 1st September.  A great week with most matches being played on the clay courts despite a very wet Wednesday!  Finals day on Friday saw some very exciting matches with presentations made to the winners ... More

Men’s 65’s Winning Season

Congratulations to Dorset Men's 65's Team on winning Division 2A in the Seniors Inter-County Championships.  The Team played their final match against East of Scotland and needed a win to secure first place winning 5 out of 5 matches.  The team gave it their all and won 4-1 securing the top spot. The Team : David ... More