Competitions & Leagues


The LTA is implementing a new, market-leading competition management system for domestic competition in Great Britain, to allow players to search, enter and withdraw from competitions. The LTA have partnered with leading competition software company Visual Reality to provide the new system which will replace all competitions functionality for competitions taking place from 1 September 2020.

The LTA have created a Quick Start Guide to show you around the new Competitions Portal which includes:

  • Accessing the Competitions Portal
  • Finding a Competition
  • Favourites
  • Fact Sheets
  • Entry, Basket, Checkout & Payment
  • Editing an Entry & Withdrawing
  • Messages

Find a tournament here.

 


County Leagues

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

LTA National League Summer 2021

LTA National League Summer 2020 – cancelled

Team Tennis Dorset 2019

Results for Team Tennis Dorset 2019 here

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

Schools Team Tennis 2020 – cancelled

Team Tennis Schools 2019

Results for Team Tennis Schools Year 7&8 and 9&10 Dorset 2019 here 


Seniors County Cup 2021

Seniors County Cup is a divisional competition which starts in April and culminates with the winners of the top 2 divisions contesting the Finals in November.  Boyd Brackstone 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

2021 Fixtures

Ladies 40’s.  Division 1, Group B.  Captain : Cleo Reid

Date Fixture Home/Away   Result
Cornwall Home Lost 0-4
TBA Somerset Home
TBA S Wales Away
29.09.21 Wiltshire Away

Men’s 50s.  Division 1, Group C.  Captain : Giles Cooper

Date Fixture Home/Away Result
Gloucestershire Home Lost 2-3
04.07.21 Devon Away Won 2-8
19.09.21 Somerset Home Won 6-4
26.09.21 Avon Home Won 10-0

Ladies 50’s.  Division 1.  Group F.  Captain : Annie Mitchener

Date Fixture Home/Away   Result
19.06.21 H&IoW Home  Lost 0-4
TBA Gloucestershire Home
TBA Berkshire Away
TBA Oxfordshire Away

Men’s 55’s.  Division 1.  Group E.  Captain : Brian Cooley

Date Fixture Home/Away   Result
25.07.21 Wiltshire Home Won 8-2
05.09.21 Avon Away
TBA Devon Away

Men’s 60’s.  Division 1.  Group E.  Captain : Steve Davies

Date Fixture Home/Away    Result
30.05.21 Oxfordshire Home Lost 4-6
28.07.21 Berkshire Awau Won 0-8
17.10.21 H&IoW Away Lost 8-2
TBA Gloucestershire Home

Men’s 65’s.  Division 1.  Group B.  Captain : Paul Nation

Date Fixture Home/Away   Result
25.05.21 Devon Away  Lost 4-6
10.06.21 Somerset Away Won 1-4
11.08.21 Avon Home Lost 1-4
TBA S Wales Home
25.08.21 Wiltshire Home Lost 4-6

Ladies 70s.  Division 1.  Group D  Captain : Jenny Watts

Date Fixture Home/Away   Result
14.06.21 Devon Home Lost 0-8
02.07.21 Gloucestershire Away 4-4
19.07.21 S Wales Home 2-2
TBA Somerset Away

Men’s 70’s.  Division 1.  Group F.  Captain : David Lloyd

Date Fixture Home/Away   Result
15.06.21 H&IoW Away Lost 3-1
05.08.21 Bucks Away Won 0-8
TBA Northamptonshire Home
TBA Berkshire Home

Men’s 75’s.  Division 1.  Group C.  Captain : Stuart Turvey

Date Fixture Home/Away   Result
15.06.21 H&IoW Away Lost 3-1
05.08.21 Bucks Away Won 0-8
TBA Northants Home
TBA Berkshire Home

 

 


Competitions & Tournaments

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

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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 07392 551493.