Friendly, competitive tennis on Exeter Parks's public courts

Local Tennis Leagues is for anyone, no matter your tennis experience. Play YOUR way. 

Join thousands of players in hundreds of Leagues across the UK. Whatever your standard, we’ll find you great matches!

Local Tennis Leagues is a place for friendly tennis, where you can meet like-minded people and make new friends.

Download the new Local Tennis Leagues app

We are very excited to be announcing the launch of the new Local Tennis Leagues app! Click here for more info.

DOWNLOAD THE NEW LOCAL TENNIS LEAGUES APP

We are very excited to be announcing the launch of the new Local Tennis Leagues app!

Join the next Round on the app featuring in-app chat, personalised profiles, see your opponents WTN, schedule matches, enter results and much more.

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HOW IT WORKS:

  • Players are organised into groups of 6 to 8 players of a similar standard
  • It is a mixed sex, singles league
  • Groups are put together by standard and there can be any combination of men and women in a group
  • Contact details are emailed and posted to each player's account page the day before the Round begins
  • Players arrange their own matches, book courts and share costs 
  • You can play on any court that suits both players

THE LEAGUE IS:

  • For anyone over the age of 18
  • For beginners as well as advanced players

KEY POINTS:

  • There are various scoring formats you can use for your match
  • Contact details are emailed and posted to each player's account page the day before the Round begins
  • Players are placed in groups according to their ITF World Tennis Number
  • Each player attempts to play each of the other players in their group once during the Round
  • A point is awarded for each set won
  • If you play 3 matches before the mid-point of a Round you receive 2 bonus points and a bonus prize
  • 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

See here for the complete rules and regulations.

 

Getting started

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.


Missing Something?

If you notice any of our venue information is out of date, missing court costs or opening hours, please let us know.

UPDATE OUR VENUES

Primary Venues

Heavitree Pleasure Ground

Whipton Lane, Exeter, Devon, EX1 3DS Tel: full venue details »

Exeter University Tennis Centre

Stocker Road, Exeter, Devon, EX4 4QN Tel: 01392 723699 full venue details »

Cowick Barton Playing Field

Off Barton Road, via Church Path Road, Exeter, EX2 9DG Tel: full venue details »

Other Venues

Topsham Pleasure Ground

Exeter, Devon, EX3 0HG Tel: full venue details »

King George V Playing Field

Adjacent to Bridge Road, Exeter, Devon, EX2 7BA Tel: full venue details »

Exmouth Tennis Centre

Withycombe Village Road, Exmouth, EX8 3AE Tel: 01395 223355 full venue details »

Phear Park

Withycombe Village Rd, Exmouth, EX8 1TJ Tel: 01395 223355 full venue details »

Club Venues

Cranford Sports Club

42 Salterton Road, Exmouth, EX8 2EQ Tel: 01395 265771 full venue details »

Collapse AllExeter Parks Singles - Round 45 | Thursday 24 August 2023 to Wednesday 18 October 2023 (Midpoint: Wednesday 20 September 2023)

Final Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Robert MARRISON 5 5 0 2 18 WWWW
2 Joao Pereira 7 5 2 2 18 WWWW
3 Lee Kulec-Elston 3 3 0 2 11 WWW
4 Edmund Gerrans 4 1 3 0 7 WLLL
5 Mark Felgate 2 0 2 0 3 LL
6 Rob Prowse 2 0 2 0 3 LL
7 Olly Bycroft 2 0 2 0 3 LL
8 Jonathan Gartland 2 0 2 0 2 LL
9 Dominic Mugumbate 1 0 1 0 1 L
10 Tom Inman 0 0 0 0 1 0

Match Results:

Edmund Gerrans bt Mark Felgate (Oct 11) 6-1, 6-0
Joao Pereira bt Dominic Mugumbate (Oct 4) Walkover
Reveal CommentJoao Pereira bt Olly Bycroft (Oct 2) 6-3, 7-6 (7-2)

Player Comments:

  • "Epic second set and a great sunny afternoon. Thank you for the match, really enjoyable play!"  -- Joao
Reveal CommentJoao Pereira bt Rob Prowse (Sep 26) 6-1, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Very nice afternoon and a fun match"  -- Joao
Reveal CommentJoao Pereira bt Edmund Gerrans (Sep 25) 6-0, 4-6, [10-6]

Player Comments:

  • "Edmund came decisively in the second set and for little didn't turn the match!"  -- Joao
Robert MARRISON bt Joao Pereira (Sep 18) 6-0, 6-0
Reveal CommentJoao Pereira bt Mark Felgate (Sep 15) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Nice sunny afternoon. Mark is a nice person to play with and is able to hit some suprising aces!"  -- Joao
Robert MARRISON bt Rob Prowse (Sep 14) 6-0, 6-1
Reveal CommentRobert MARRISON bt Olly Bycroft (Sep 6) 6-0, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "A real pleasure to meet such a positive and enthusiastic fellow tennis fan - really enjoyed playing with you! Thanks."  -- Robert
Reveal CommentLee Kulec-Elston bt Edmund Gerrans (Sep 3) 6-0, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Beantiful morning for tennis. There were some close games and fine margins within our match. I think we both enjoyed it. Good luck with your remaining matches Edmund. "  -- Lee
Reveal CommentRobert MARRISON bt Edmund Gerrans (Sep 2) 6-0, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Lovely morning in Okehampton and enjoyed playing with someone else who equally enjoys tennis so much!"  -- Robert
Reveal CommentLee Kulec-Elston bt Joao Pereira (Sep 2) 6-4, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Super competitive match just shy of 2 hours on court number 4. We both had to adapt our way of playing due to very mirrored play-styles. Joao has a beautiful double backhand which took a lot of energy to deal with! "  -- Lee
Lee Kulec-Elston bt Jonathan Gartland (Aug 29) 6-0, 6-3
Reveal CommentRobert MARRISON bt Jonathan Gartland (Aug 24) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Enjoyed meeting and playing Jonny. Back of court on one side was a little slippery but otherwise a nice venue."  -- Robert

Results

Looking for previous matches? Visit the Exeter Parks archive. 

The results listed here include the current and previous Rounds matches for Exeter Parks.

Scoring Information:

You earn one point for every set you win. Players who play three or more matches by the mid-point of the Round receive 2 bonus points and a bonus prize. Bonus prizes must be claimed within 28 days using the link emailed to the player.

Understanding the current rankings display: 

Players' names, 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.