Friendly, competitive tennis on Enfield Parks's public courts

You are just a step away from joining our mixed-sex, singles league for men and women (aged 18+) of all standards.

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 between 5 to 9 people of a similar standard
  • It is a mixed sex, singles league, so men and women play each other
  • Groups are put together by standard and there can be any combination of men and women in a group (we do not guarantee a balance of men and women and you could be the only man in a group of women or vice versa!)
  • Contact details are emailed and posted to each player's account page
  • Players arrange their own matches
  • You can play on any court that suits both players

The league is:

  • For everyone over the age of 18
  • 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. Contact details are also posted to your Account Page
  • 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
  • A point is awarded for each set won
  • 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 voucher for £20 to be spent in the Local Tennis League online shop. A winner's certificate is also posted to the winner's Account Page as a PDF file.
  • Where possible, winners of groups are promoted to the group above for the next round.

See here for the complete rules and regulations

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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Primary Venues

Arnos Park

Arnos Road, Southgate, London, N11 1AP
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Oakwood Park Tennis

Southgate, London, N14 6QB
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Bush Hill Park

Lincoln Road, Enfield, London, EN1 1PS
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Grovelands Park

The Bourne, Southgate, London, N14 6RA
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Broomfield Park

Broomfield Lane, Southgate, London, N13 4HE
Tel: 0208 379 1000
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Hazelwood Recreation Ground

Hedge Lane, Southgate, London, N13 5ST
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New River Sport and Fitness

White Hart Lane, London, N22 5QW
Tel: 0208 881 2323
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Other Venues

Albany Park

Hertford Road, Enfield, London, EN3 5PA
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Bruce Castle Park

Lordship Lane, London, N17
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Church Street

Great Cambridge Road, Edmonton, London, N9
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Conway Road Recreation

Conway Road, Southgate, London, N14 7BD
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Craig Park Tennis Courts

Craig Park Road, Edmonton, London, N18 2HG
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Durants Park

Hertford Road, Enfield, London, EN3 7ED
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Jubilee Park

Galliard Road, Edmonton, London, N9 7RH
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North Enfield Recreation Ground

Hawthorn Grove, Enfield, London, EN2 0DS
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Oak Hill Park

Parkside Gardens, East Barnet, London, EN4
Tel: 020 8361 1013
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Ponders End Recreation Ground

Sedcote Road, Enfield, London, EN3 5BE
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Pymmes Park

Victoria Road, Edmonton, London, N9 9SU
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Town Park Tennis Courts

Cecil Road, Enfield, London, EN2 6HA
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Victoria Park

Etchingham Park Road, Finchley, London, N3 2NE
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Club Venues

Waterfall Tennis Club

Pymmes Green Road, New Southgate, London, N11 1DN
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Thank you for organising this league. As someone who has just moved into the area, it gave me an opportunity to get out, play some tennis and meet new people

Just wanted to say thank you for the tennis balls which I received today. It is the first time I've played  in the league and I am enjoying it.  Everyone I've met with so far has been very friendly and I hope to meet up and play more with some of them. Thanks again

Triss Frangou

This is my last time in the league as I am going back to my country. I enjoyed the league a lot. Thank you Sally Kinnes and Nigel Billen for doing such a great job and thank to all the guys that played with me, you are all awesome. Thanks,

Aaron Wangsa

A guy I met in the park the other day said 'the real tennis players still play in winter'. Made me happy. Being so late to this awesome sport. I still can't get enough of it. Friends thought it was a phase but I still have the fire woooohoooo!!

Dwayne Wint

I've really really enjoyed taking part in the first round, meeting a great bunch of tennis players who I look forward to playing again

Thanks for all your brilliant work. My tennis has improved a great deal,

Simon Buller

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Collapse AllEnfield Parks Singles - Round 41 | Thursday 4 April 2019 to Wednesday 29 May 2019 (Midpoint: Wednesday 1 May 2019)

Current Rankings:

  1. Sean Cull 9.1 [W1, L2] 5 includes 2 bonus points
  2. Martin Harrisson [W1, L2] 5 includes 2 bonus points
  3. James Foot 10.1 [W1, L1] 3
  4. Brian Mcgurk [W1] 2
  5. Tim Davis 8.1 [W1] 2
  6. Christopher Jacovou 9.2
  7. Mark Beisiegel
  8. Nicky Kirk 9.1

Match Results:

Reveal CommentJames Foot bt Sean Cull (Apr 18) 6-7 (4-7), 6-3, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Terrific Match, Sean was the better player for a set and half. After going 3-0 and double break down Couldnt see a comeback coming but it did but was tough. Despite being exhausted in final set some how managed to get over the line. Another 2 hours and 30 mins Match. Thanks Sean for the challenge."  -- James
Reveal CommentSean Cull bt Martin Harrisson (Apr 16) 5-7, 6-4, 7-6 (7-5)

Player Comments:

  • "Midweek thriller with martin having two match point against me in the final set. I climbed a mountain and came back from 1-5 down in the final set to get a tie break. I was then to be 1-5 down again in the tie break to finally come back and steal the match in the end. It could of been anyone’s win very well played! "  -- Sean
Brian Mcgurk bt Sean Cull (Apr 13) 6-3, 6-4
Reveal CommentMartin Harrisson bt James Foot (Apr 10) 2-6, 7-5, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "A third epic in four matches, Martin was the better player and held served when it mattered, the match featured 16 breaks of serve including 8 in 2nd set so was a bit of a yoyo match lasting 2hours and a half. Great performance from Martin who recovered from 4-2 down in Final set to win epic."  -- James
Reveal CommentTim Davis bt Martin Harrisson (Apr 7) 7-6 (7-5), 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Martin came back very well in the first set to get to a tie break after being 4-1 down. He started to hit some outright winners on the forehand, lobbed well and produced consistent volleys at the net - very hard to pass. I thought he would take second set after leading 3-0 and producing some more unreachable shots. Always a pleasure to play against thanks for the match Martin. "  -- Tim

Current Rankings:

  1. Robin Datta 8.2 [L3] 5 includes 2 bonus points
  2. Daniel Dobre 10.1 [W2] 4
  3. Alex Sales 10.1 [W1, L2] 4 includes 2 bonus points
  4. Marcin Pajek 8.2 [W1] 2
  5. Simon Grant 8.2 [W1] 2
  6. Ed Oladeji
  7. Sean Simpson

Match Results:

Alex Sales bt Robin Datta (Apr 20) 6-3, 4-6, 6-3
Reveal CommentSimon Grant bt Robin Datta (Apr 19) 6-4, 0-6, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "A very scrappy game. Both lacking form. Robin demolished me in the second set and he was 4-1 up in the third. My offensive strokes were completely off and I had to change my tactics in a last ditch effort to get something from the game. From then on I played an exclusively defensive game in the hope that I would get some points from forcing some errors from Robin. Very luckily my strategy worked and I scraped through. "  -- Simon
Marcin Pajek bt Alex Sales (Apr 17) 6-2, 6-1
Daniel Dobre bt Alex Sales (Apr 17) 6-4, 6-2
Reveal CommentDaniel Dobre bt Robin Datta (Apr 7) 3-6, 6-1, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "It was a good game!"  -- Daniel

Current Rankings:

  1. Michael Ossei 10.2 [W1, L2] 4 includes 2 bonus points
  2. Pedro Simes [W1] 2
  3. David McLean 10.1 [W1] 2
  4. Maj Chowdhury [W1] 2
  5. Hugo Joyce 10.1 [L1]
  6. Neil Bedi [L1]
  7. Graham Baker 9.2
  8. Marcel Goga

Match Results:

Reveal CommentDavid McLean bt Michael Ossei (Apr 18) 6-1, 7-5

Player Comments:

  • "A great match played in a fantastic spirit. Michael started to get to grips with my game in the second set. He took a 4-2 lead and again was 5-4 up with 2 set points. I managed to hang on and recover the situation to take the set 7-5. it was a pleasure to meet Michael who was a worthy opponent. "  -- David
Reveal CommentMichael Ossei bt Neil Bedi (Apr 17) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "We were lucky to have a great weather for the game but the markings on the court did not suit us. Nonetheless, we had a good chat and great rallies. The scores does not reflect Neil performance because he has a good serve and had couple of ACES. Cheers Neil for the game. "  -- Michael
Maj Chowdhury bt Michael Ossei (Apr 15) 6-3, 6-3
Pedro Simes bt Hugo Joyce (Apr 7) 6-3, 6-2

Results

Looking for previous matches? Visit the Enfield Parks archive.
The results listed here include the current and previous round of Singles matches for Enfield Parks.

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 bonus prize (typically a free can of HEAD tennis balls). Bonus prizes must be claimed within 28 days using the link posted to the player's Account page. The link is also emailed to players.

Please note, while matches tied at one set all may be completed with a matchtiebreak, singles matches completed to this shortened format, do not count toward bonus points.

Understanding the current rankings display: 
Player name, [LTA rating - if known], W - tally of wins, L - tally of  losses, UF - tally of unfinished matches] 'n' - points won (if bonus points have been won a  note to this effect is added) 

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)