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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
  • We welcome 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 previous results in the League and, for new players, their Player Standard Questionnaire
  • 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 complete 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.

 

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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 the next Round here.

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Primary Venues

St Marks Recreation Ground

Whitehouse Lane, Swindon, SN2 1DB Tel: full venue details »

David Lloyd

Latham Road, Blunsdon, Swindon, SN25 4DL Tel: full venue details »

Delta Tennis Centre

Delta Business Park, Welton Road, Swindon, SN5 7XF Tel: full venue details »

Town Gardens

Quarry Road, Swindon, SN1 4EN Tel: full venue details »

Club Venues

Devizes Tennis Club

London Road, Devizes, SN10 2DL Tel: full venue details »

Highworth Tennis Club

The Elms Recreation Ground, Highworth, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN6 7DD Tel: full venue details »

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Collapse AllSwindon Singles - Round 34 | Thursday 8 April 2021 to Wednesday 2 June 2021 (Midpoint: Wednesday 5 May 2021)

Current Rankings:

  1. Tom Bartram 8.1 [W1] 2
  2. Nicholas Newton [W1] 2
  3. Carlos Tavares [L2]
  4. Alastair Kirk 9.1
  5. Daniel Lamport 7.1
  6. Livio Pavone
  7. Vasco Silva

Match Results:

Tom Bartram bt Carlos Tavares (Apr 13) 6-0, 6-2
Reveal CommentNicholas Newton bt Carlos Tavares (Apr 11) 6-4, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks Carlos for an enjoyable match. You didn't seem rusty at all and made it difficult for me, especially in the first set."  -- Nicholas

Current Rankings:

  1. Michael McNeilage [W1] 2
  2. Paul Creeley [L1] 1
  3. Carlo Lorusso 8.2
  4. Charlotte Phelps 10.1
  5. Gordon Heywood 9.2
  6. Marek Warlinski
  7. Tony Wilson 8.2

Match Results:

Reveal CommentMichael McNeilage bt Paul Creeley (Apr 15) 6-3, 4-6, 7-6 (7-2)

Player Comments:

  • "Close match. Paul is a real pleasure to play with."  -- Michael

Results

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

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. Bonus prizes must be claimed within 28 days using the link emailed to the player.

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.