Competitive Programme

For those players wishing to find more competitive opportunities at the club we have many different events which are both challenging and fun.


CLUB EVENTS


ADULTS
Club Matches

There are club fixtures arranged for Mens, Ladies & Veterans teams playing in the Hampshire & I.O.W. and Portsmouth District leagues for both summer and winter play.

Tournaments

The club stages two closed tournaments annually. Events include singles, doubles or mixed doubles and caters for level, handicap and veterans.

JUNIORS
Club Matches

Summer and Autumn Leagues are organised by the county LTA. Many friendly matches are arranged, both singles and doubles format, to encourage participation by players with little or no match experience.

Leagues/Ladders/Mini Round Robin
Junior leagues, ladders and round robin events are run throughout the year and encourage competitive matchplay at every level.

Tournaments
The club organises one Open Tournament and one Closed Tournament each year based on age groups. We also enter the LTA 'Road to Wimbledon’ National 14 & Under Event.

Academy Competition Guides
Each year a Summer and Winter Competition Guide is produced highlighting dates and times of all events held at the Club. There is a competition for everyone — Starter Tournaments for less experienced, Grand Slam Tournaments for all players in the tennis

programme and Round Robin/Grade 5 Events for more experienced players. Competition Vouchers are welcomed at the following events:-

MINI TENNIS - Red(5-8),Orange(8-9), Green(9-10)

Starter Tournaments — An ideal event for first timers or less confident players. A big emphasis on team competitions and an introduction to tie-break singles matches. Everyone receives a prize!


JUNIOR TENNIS — For players aged 12, 14, 16, & 18 & under.

Grade 5 Events — Players are guaranteed to play 3 matches where results will count towards improving, their rating.


ADULT TENNIS — For all Academy and Club players.

Supper Tournaments — An ideal Way to spend a night of social tennis followed by a meal in the Clubhouse.
Entering an event is easy. Sign up on-line or on the mini/junior noticboard.



Information on all local events will be available from the Pro Shop.


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