Competition Update

The LTA have made the decision to not run LTA staged and LTA approved competitions (Grade 1 to 5) up to Monday, 31st August 2020, however, from late July onwards (provisional), it is hoped Grade 6 competitions, local friendly matches between clubs and counties, one day/half day events etc will be able to return. Dorset ... More

Get Involved – ‘Play Your Way’

Play like no-one's watching.  Hit like no-one's judging.  However and whenever Play Your Way. Play Your Way, a nationwide campaign developed by the LTA  launched this week, is an invitation to open tennis up to the nation with the ambition of inspiring people of all abilities, age and background to pick up a racket ... More

Update – Small Grants & Loan Scheme

Dorset LTA are pleased to advise that applications for small grants and loans are now being accepted again following the temporary suspension of the Small Grants & Loan Scheme due to Covid-19.  Whilst in the current climate we need to be conscious of finances, we are keen to offer help where we can for new projects or ... More

National Volunteers’ Week 2020

It's National Volunteers' Week and we would like to say a big thank you to all the amazing volunteers who give up their time to support tennis across the county. Special thanks to all the volunteers at venues in Dorset who have gone the extra mile over the last couple of weeks to get people on court in a safe environm... More

Updated LTA Guidance for playing tennis in England

Updated guidelines for tennis venues, coaches and players for playing tennis safely in England from Monday, 1st June can be found on the LTA website   More

LTA Guidance for playing tennis safely in England

Full guidelines for tennis venues, coaches and players for playing tennis safely in England from Wednesday, 13th May can be found on the LTA website   More

2019 Results Round-Up & Quiz Answers

Here's the '2019 Results Round-Up' for Dorset county events and teams that travel the country competing.  Click here. Answers to the quizzes can be found here     More

Update – Dorset Doubles League

The LTA have announced that they have now extended the cancellation of all LTA staged and LTA approved competitions, including Leagues, up to Sunday 28th June 2020.  It is therefore with great regret that Dorset LTA has had to take the decision to cancel the Dorset LTA Doubles Leagues Summer 2020 season.  It would have ... More

Update on competition cancellation dates

The cancellation of all LTA staged and LTA approved competitions (grade 1 to 6) has been extended to Sunday 28th June 2020. This means that the Junior County Cups (9U/10U/11U) and all age groups of the National League have been cancelled. In addition to any competitions within this extended period now being cancelled, ... More

Dorset success in the LTA Regional Tennis Awards

The LTA this week announced the Regional LTA Tennis Award winners.  Three Dorset county winners were successful and will now go through to the National Finals.  Good luck to them all. Many congratulations to : Coach of the Year - Phil Loose Phil runs and is Head Coach of Wimborne Tennis Club, a small club with 3 ... More