She Rallies Women’s Coach Conference

Join Judy Murray at The She Rallies Women’s Coach Conference being held at The Studios, Warwickshire on 3rd February.  Aimed at female coaches with an interest in expanding their knowledge of how to successfully work with Women and Girls as part of their programme, it is most suitable for L2 or above female coaches. ... More

Upcoming Coach Forums in the South West

Coach Forum at Virgin Active, Wednesday, 25th January, 9 am to 1 pm - book your place here. Other dates : - Wednesday, 1st February at Exeter Tennis Centre. The Forum is aimed primarily at coaches working in a club environment with an interest in staying up-to-date with current LTA initiatives and getting some ... More

Competition Closing Dates – Aegon Team Tennis, Team Tennis Schools & Road to Wimbledon

Entries are open for Aegon Team Tennis, Team Tennis Schools and Road to Wimbledon. Entry for all these competitions is on-line, links below :- Aegon Team Tennis : Entries close 31st January.  Enter here. Premier 12U & 18U close 24th January. Team Tennis Schools : Entries close 18th January.  Enter ... More

Projects supported by Small Grants & Loans Scheme

The Dorset Loans and Grant Committee have been busy this autumn finalising several projects.   Swanage Tennis Club have been busy this autumn making great improvements to their courts. The Dorset Loans and Grants Committee were able to part fund their refurbishment project which included improved floodlighting. ... More

Doubles League Presentations at AGM

Presentations to all division winners of the summer Dorset Doubles League took place at the recent Annual General Meeting.  Chantal Ellwood from Dorset Tea with John Feaver, President of Dorset LTA, presented the prizes.  Dorset Tea, a new sponsor for DLTA, sponsor the county leagues re-named the Dorset Tea Doubles ... More

County Cup Double Success

Congratulations to the men's and ladies County Cup teams who both had victorious weekends at Winter County Cup coming top of their groups and gaining promotion.  The men's team, captained by Rich Irwin travelled to Hull and the ladies, captained by Karen Adams, to Boston (Lincolnshire!!) Men's report can be found below, ... More

Disability Tennis in Dorset

Dorset LTA are proud to support disability tennis in the County and are looking at ways to widely promote more activity. Southbourne LTC are very active and have several programmes which they are rolling out. They are happy to share their experiences so why not go along to one of their sessions and see what great work they ... More

Seniors’ Inter-County Championships Winners

Congratulations to the Women's 40's (Div 3A) and Women's 65's (Div 2B) teams for coming top of their divisions in the Senior's Inter-County Championships. Congratulations also to the Men's 60's team who very narrowly missed the top spot, Division 1A, to Surrey. The National Inter-County Championships is a divisional ... More

Tennis for Kids – Applications now open

The LTA initiative, in partnership with Highland Spring, is coming back and will be bigger and better than before. Tennis for Kids is a programme that helps introduce 5 to 8 year old's to the sport we love in a six week FREE tennis course run by an enthusiastic, motivational Coach. The programme was launched ... More

Honours Board is unveiled

The Dorset Championships Honours Board has been unveiled. The Board is a very impressive 15 ft long and can be seen at The West Hants Club outside the County office. Going back to 2011, it shows the winners for every singles event from 8U to Seniors. More