Friendly, competitive tennis on Regents 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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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 played to short-set format; if a set reaches 4 games all, the next game decides the set. If the match reaches a set all, a match tiebreak is played. (Long format matches may be played if both players agree.)
  • 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 and an extra a point is awarded for completing a match
  • 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

Regents Park Tennis Centre

York Bridge Road Inner Circle, London, NW1 4NU
Tel: 0207 486 4216
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Other Venues

Cartwright Gardens

Kings Cross, London, WC1H 9EL
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Islington Tennis Centre

Market Road, London, N7 9PL
Tel: 020 7700 1370
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Swiss Cottage Leisure Centre

Adelaide Road, Camden, London, NW3 3NF
Tel: 020 7974 2012
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Collapse AllRegents Park Singles - Round 42 | Thursday 7 March 2019 to Wednesday 1 May 2019 (Midpoint: Wednesday 3 April 2019)

Current Rankings:

  1. Francesco Ferretti
  2. Jeff Bartow
  3. Owain Griffiths
  4. Rafael Vargas 7.2
  5. Samantha Spry 7.1
  6. Stephen Jones 6.2

Current Rankings:

  1. Eduardo Rodriguez [W1] 3
  2. Fred Davidson 9.2 [L1] 1
  3. Laurent Frisch 8.2
  4. Lovro Puzar
  5. Nathanael Geman
  6. Niccolò Massa 10.1

Match Results:

Reveal CommentEduardo Rodriguez bt Fred Davidson (Mar 17) 5-3, 4-0

Player Comments:

  • "Great fun and match. Friendly opponent"  -- Eduardo

Current Rankings:

  1. Gary Young [W1, L2] 8 includes 2 bonus points
  2. Michael Hing 8.2 [W1] 3
  3. Tom Shenstone 10.1 [W1] 3
  4. Vipan Nar [L1] 2
  5. Ray Tarazi
  6. Tom Dudley
  7. Vidur Taneja 10.1

Match Results:

Reveal CommentMichael Hing bt Gary Young (Mar 11) 4-0, 4-1

Player Comments:

  • "Gary was hampered by a pulled muscle but managed to play some stylish tennis with great depth and accuracy, good match!"  -- Michael
Reveal CommentTom Shenstone bt Gary Young (Mar 10) 2-4, 4-1, [10-7]

Player Comments:

  • "We played in quite windy (but sunny) conditions and the overall score does't reflect how close the match was. Good game Gary and look forward to a rematch in the next round!"  -- Tom
Gary Young bt Vipan Nar (Mar 9) 4-1, 0-4, 5-3

Current Rankings:

  1. James Thornton 9.1 [W3] 11 includes 2 bonus points
  2. Vincenzo Palomba [W1, L1] 4
  3. Jon Stigwood 9.2 [L2] 3
  4. Ethan Saggu [L1] 1
  5. Matanjah Matisyahu Jol 10.2
  6. Robin Rudd 9.2
  7. Stefan Vogel

Match Results:

Reveal CommentVincenzo Palomba bt Jon Stigwood (Mar 20) 4-0, 4-2

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks Jon, I really enjoyed the match today. The score does not show all the times we went to deuce! "  -- Vincenzo
Reveal CommentJames Thornton bt Ethan Saggu (Mar 17) 4-1, 4-0

Player Comments:

  • "Still windy!"  -- James
James Thornton bt Vincenzo Palomba (Mar 15) 4-1, 4-0
Reveal CommentJames Thornton bt Jon Stigwood (Mar 9) 2-4, 4-2, [10-8]

Player Comments:

  • "Played in a gale!"  -- James

Current Rankings:

  1. Bryony Wolf
  2. Danielle Bliss
  3. Dominic Barnard
  4. Dylan Dryden 10.2
  5. Fragkiskos Mentalias
  6. Robert Kender 9.2
  7. Soo Teng Lee 10.2

Results

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

Scoring Information:
You earn one point for every set you win and a point for completing a match. 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.

In this short-format approved league, matches tied at one set all may be completed with a matchtiebreak, and do 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)