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Emma Plimmer

Emma started playing tennis a few years ago when her daughter took an interest through a tennis club at school. She enjoys all things fitness, is a keen runner, gym attendee and is training for her Fitness Instructor and Personal Training qualifications alongside a Sports and Fitness degree. Emma is also a LTA Level 2 ... More

Nick Chapman

Nick has played tennis in Dorset since he moved to the county 30 years ago and has been a member of Sherborne Tennis Club since then. He was born and brought up in Kent, where he played his junior tennis, representing Sevenoaks School. He has represented his club in Dorset, Yeovil and District and national leagues, and ... More

John Feaver

John played tennis for Dorset, both junior and senior teams.  Between 1970 and 1983 he competed in the Davis Cup, Grand Slams and on the Tour.  He played in 42 countries and enjoyed the travel as well as the competition.  John worked at the LTA for 20 years in Events and Sponsorship and sat on the Main Board for 4 ... More

Eric Dry

Eric started playing tennis in Middlesex and represented Herga Club, Harrow in Middlesex Cup (Div.1) and RAF Fighter Command during National Service. He moved to Dorset in 1969 and played singles and doubles for the County. Eric was Men's Captain, County singles (1973) and doubles champion twice (with D. Warman) and ... More

Karen Adams

Karen has represented Dorset tennis at all age groups for the past 37 years. She has captained the Ladies County team for the past 20 years which has been an absolute privilege and pleasure. She is now looking to pass over this mantle to a younger enthusiastic captain. She is a member of East Dorset LTC & CC and West Hants ... More

Annie Smith

Annie is the first point of contact for Dorset LTA and Somerset LTA and works in the County Office.  She also volunteers her time for Dorset LTA; she sits on the Competitions Committee and in 2020, took on the role of LTA Councillor. She has a real passion for the sport having taken it up later in life when her ... More

Richard Henshaw

He started as a junior at a small Shropshire club where he went on to play for the County at junior and senior level. After playing and volunteering at clubs in Berkshire and Somerset, where he met his tennis playing wife, Helen, he settled in Christchurch, in 1996 and joined Southbourne TC. Richard has since played ... More

Kevin Croydon

Prior to coming to Dorset in 1989, Kevin played at clubs and sat on committees in Sussex, Surrey and Hertfordshire. He joined Victoria Avenue LTC in Bournemouth in 1990 where he served as Treasurer for 17 years. Kevin retired from his financial post with Scottish & Southern Energy in 2002 and joined the West ... More

Steve Davies

Steve has been playing tennis in Bournemouth for over 40 years and is now fully involved in Seniors Tennis in the County as well as competing regularly in the Dorset tennis leagues. Now retired from his career as a Local Authority Town Planner he is helping to assess applications and advise on any plans that Clubs may ... More