Friendly, competitive tennis on Waterlow Park'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.

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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

New players will need to create an account with us and include their LTA Advantage Number before joining a Round. Once you’ve signed up, and for returning players, you can join the next Round here.

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.


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If you notice any of our venue information is out of date, missing court costs or opening hours, please let us know.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

Waterlow Park

Dartmouth Park Hill, Highgate, N6 5HG Tel: full venue details »

Camden Town Sports Pitch

Camden Street, Adjacent to Richard Cobden School, London, NW1 0LL Tel: full venue details »

Other Venues

Islington Tennis Centre

Market Road, London, N7 9PL Tel: 020 7700 1370 full venue details »

Kilburn Grange Park

Camden, London, NW6 4LD Tel: 07525 278641 full venue details »

Parliament Hill

Highgate Road, London, NW5 1QR Tel: full venue details »

Tufnell Park Playing Fields

Campdale Road, London, N7 0EB Tel: full venue details »
Report your results

Collapse AllWaterlow Park Singles - Round 45 | Thursday 26 January 2023 to Wednesday 22 March 2023 (Midpoint: Wednesday 22 February 2023)

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Nussi Rabson 2 2 0 0 4 WW
2 Alex Hicks 1 0 1 0 0 L
3 Richard Tyler 1 0 1 0 0 L
4 Daniel Waldman 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Jonathan Jamilly 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Rhys Lloyd 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Theodore Kling 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Reveal CommentNussi Rabson bt Richard Tyler (Feb 2) 6-0, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Great game! Sunny conditions making it tricky on one side of the court but some fantastic rallies and close games! Thanks Richard "  -- Nussi
Reveal CommentNussi Rabson bt Alex Hicks (Jan 31) 6-0, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Great match! - Some fantastic rallies and a really good consistant serve! Thanks Alex"  -- Nussi

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Andy Fitzgibbon 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Chris Esmond 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Daniel Lacava 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Eric Liknaitxky 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Niamh O'Kane 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Nico Sersale 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Oliver Lindop 0 0 0 0 0 0

Results

Looking for previous matches? Visit the Waterlow Park archive. 

The results listed here include the current and previous Rounds matches for Waterlow Park.

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.

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Collapse AllWaterlow Park Doubles - Round 8 | Thursday 19 January 2023 to Wednesday 15 March 2023 (Midpoint: Wednesday 15 February 2023)

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Toby Aikins & Stuart Pollard 3 2 1 2 6 WWL
2 Alex Hicks & Jonathan Jamilly 1 1 0 0 2 W
3 Jaga Klimaszewska & Thomas Gould 1 0 1 0 1 L
4 Ian McInerney & Grace Benz 1 0 1 0 0 L
5 Doug Burns & Richard Tyler 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Nico Sersale & Alan Shaw 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Reveal CommentToby Aikins & Stuart Pollard bt Ian McInerney & Grace Benz (Feb 3) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Fantastic match with two great sports played in the right spirit. Much closer points than the scoreline suggests. Thanks very much Ian and Grace."  -- Toby
Reveal CommentToby Aikins & Stuart Pollard bt Jaga Klimaszewska & Thomas Gould (Jan 29) 5-7, 6-2, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "A really fun game played in a positive and friendly way. Thanks very much guys for the match and wishing you all the best for the rest of the league."  -- Toby
Reveal CommentAlex Hicks & Jonathan Jamilly bt Toby Aikins & Stuart Pollard (Jan 22) 6-4, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "A close match, lefty/righty pairs are aways a challenge. Some great volleys from both Sturt & Toby, & long rallies between Stuart & Jonathan, whilst Toby & I waited (not) patiently (enough) to intervene. Thank you"  -- Alex

Results

Looking for previous matches? Visit the Waterlow Park archive.

The results listed here include the current and previous Rounds matches for Waterlow Park.

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.