Friendly, competitive tennis on Gladstone Park'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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From the dates above, choose your round and click on the Join By link.

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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

Gladstone Park

Hamilton Road, London, NW2 6HY
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Other Venues

Eton Grove

Kingsbury, Brent, London, Middlesex, NW9
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King Edward VII Park

Park Lane, Wembley, London, Middlesex, HA9 7RX
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Preston Park

College Road, Brent, London, Middlesex, HA9 8RG
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Roe Green Park

Kingsbury High Road, Kingsbury, NW9 9DT
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Club Venues

Coles Green Tennis Club

16-18 Coles Green Road, London, NW2 7ER
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"The summer league was great fun."

 "I really enjoyed the couple of rounds that I played last year; good fun!!  Thanks for organising it all,"

Peter Portway

"Well, what can I say? Winning the group was harder than it looks but I really enjoyed it. I'm glad to  win again but the most important thing is that this league still exists. Well done, guys, well done! Thank you and all the best!!" 

Petronel Stoian

"Everyone thinks the league's brilliant, especially the newcomers, as it's the only competitive tennis they have access to, and so close to home, so keep up the great work!"

Annette Bailey

"Thank you and Nigel for taking the time and effort to run the leagues for us .. much appreciated!" 

Anand Panjabi

"I'd like to say the league has been great, very efficiently run and I love being able to play people who live locally... So thanks a lot and look forward to joining the next league."

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Report your results

Collapse AllGladstone Park Singles - Round 32 | Thursday 5 October 2017 to Wednesday 29 November 2017 (Midpoint: Wednesday 1 November 2017)

Current Rankings:

  1. Krzysiek Filipiak 10.1 [W1] 2
  2. David Roberts [W1] 2
  3. Maher Al Ahmadieh [W1] 2
  4. David Thomas [L1]
  5. Metodi Borisov [L2]
  6. Christopher Evi-parker
  7. Luca Calderone

Match Results:

Reveal CommentDavid Roberts bt David Thomas (Oct 15) 6-1, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "David is obviously a good player, but he hasn't played for a while. The second set was much more competitive and I'm sure David will improve very quickly with more match time."  -- David
Reveal CommentMaher Al Ahmadieh bt Metodi Borisov (Oct 15) 7-6 (8-6), 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "2 hours of great tennis won by the slightest of margins. Metodi just wouldn't give up any ball today. Well done "  -- Maher
Krzysiek Filipiak bt Metodi Borisov (Oct 13) 6-3, 6-0

Results

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

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)