Friendly, competitive tennis on Corby's public courts

You are just a step away from joining our mixed-sex, singles league for adults (aged 18+).

If you have been meaning to get back into tennis or would like to meet new people to play, why not give it a go!

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This is how it works:

  • Players are organised into groups of up to 8 people of a similar standard
  • Contact details are emailed
  • Players arrange their own matches
  • It is a mixed sex, singles league, so men and women play each other
  • You can play on any court that suits both players

The league is:

  • For everybody!
  • We welcome beginners as well as advanced players.
  • Don't worry that you won't be good enough - playing matches is the best way to improve, and we use an online questionnaire to assess people's ability so you play only people of a roughly similar level
  • Affiliated to the LTA For adults aged 18 years and above 

Key points

  • Matches are best of three sets; if a set reaches 6 games all it is decided by a tiebreak
  • The evening before the round starts you will receive an email with all the contact details of the players in your group
  • Players are placed in groups according to past performance in the league and, for new players, their Player Standard Questionnaire
  • Each player attempts to play each of the other player on their group once during the round
  • If you complete three matches before the midpoint of a round you receive 2 bonus points and a bonus prize (either a pair of Local Tennis Leagues dampeners, or a tube of tennis balls).
  • The winner of the group is the player with the most points at the end of the round
  • The winner of the group wins a certificate and tennis prizes
  • Where possible, winners of groups are promoted to the group above for the next round.

Getting started

New players will need to complete the player questionnaire before they can join a round. Once you’ve signed up, and for returning players you can join any of the upcoming rounds above.

For everything you need to know before you get started see the FAQs and review the Rules and Regulations, which all players agree to adhere to when playing in the leagues.

If there is anything else you need help with get in contact with Nigel, Sally and the team who will be happy to help!


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If you notice any of our venue information is out of date, missing court costs or opening hours please let us know.

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Primary Venues

Corby Tennis Centre

Jimmy Kane Way, Rockingham Road, Corby, NN17 2FB
Tel: 01536 407851
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Other Venues

Welland Park

Welland Park Road, Market Harborough, LE16 9DN
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"It was great experience and great fun to start playing tennis again. Thank you for doing great job running it and giving the opportunity to meet other people and share our passion," 

Jacek Ciszewski

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Collapse AllCorby Singles - Round 7 | Thursday 1 March 2018 to Wednesday 2 May 2018 (Midpoint: Sunday 1 April 2018)

Current Rankings:

  1. Richard Male 10.1 [W1, L2] 5 includes 2 bonus points
  2. Stephen Lewins 9.2 [W2] 4
  3. Wendy Brown [W1] 2
  4. Roberto Canassa [L2]
  5. Ben Taylor withdrawn
  6. Jon Wells

Match Results:

Reveal CommentWendy Brown bt Richard Male (Mar 29) 0-6, 6-4, 7-6 (7-3)

Player Comments:

  • "Excellent game. Very hard work played with great sportsmanship "  -- Wendy
Reveal CommentStephen Lewins bt Roberto Canassa (Mar 27) 6-4, 7-5

Player Comments:

  • "A topsy-turvy match with lots of deuces and some big winners by Roberto. Very enjoyable."  -- Stephen
Reveal CommentStephen Lewins bt Richard Male (Mar 19) 7-6 (10-8), 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "A very enjoyable match played in good spirits, with a marathon first set."  -- Stephen
Reveal CommentRichard Male bt Roberto Canassa (Mar 14) 6-3, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "A close match with some good rallies. Really enjoyed it! We had many deuces on a number of games. Hope to play again sometime."  -- Richard

Current Rankings:

  1. Graham Curl [W2, L1] 6 includes 2 bonus points
  2. James Young [W2, L1] 6 includes 2 bonus points
  3. Lin Leach [W2, L1] 5
  4. Louise Nairns 10.2 [L2] withdrawn
  5. Simon Rielly [L1]

Match Results:

Reveal CommentLin Leach bt Simon Rielly (Apr 4) 6-3, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Great match, lots of deuce games. Once Simon gets back into his tennis he will be formidable!"  -- Lin
Reveal CommentLin Leach bt Graham Curl (Mar 31) 6-3, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Excellent fun match with loads of deuce games and interesting rallies!"  -- Lin
Reveal CommentJames Young bt Louise Nairns (Mar 28) 6-2, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for the match Louise, look forward to next time. "  -- James
Reveal CommentGraham Curl bt Louise Nairns (Mar 20) 6-3, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Very enjoyable game. Louise was playing very well and this was certainly our best match yet. Thanks"  -- Graham
Reveal CommentJames Young bt Lin Leach (Mar 19) 6-3, 3-6, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Enjoyable topsy-turvy match with lots of running around and some good rallies."  -- James
Reveal CommentGraham Curl bt James Young (Mar 12) 6-2, 7-6 (7-5)

Player Comments:

  • "Great start to the league, and a very enjoyable match. Some great rallies, and tricky shots. The score in the first set doesn't reflect how close it was. Thanks James"  -- Graham

Results

Looking for previous matches? Visit the Corby archive.
The results listed here include the current and previous rounds for Corby. 

Scoring Information:
You earn one point for every set you win. Players who complete three or more matches by the mid-point of the round receive 2 bonus points, and a free can of balls which we will post to you.

Legend: 
Player, [LTA rating], [win/loss/tie tally], points won

Comments:
Reporters of results are encouraged to leave a comment on the "Report Your Score" form. Additional commentaries may be added by submitting a result revision (see the pencil icon next to your results)