Competition is an essential part of tennis education. It is a great way to practice the skills you have learnt in lessons and implement tactics into competitive situations. The LTA offer many opportunities to compete with different tournaments tailored to all abilities.
Grade 6 and 7
Grade 6 and 7 tournaments are a great place to start competing locally. This is for local standard players who are looking to compete and improve their competition knowledge.
Grade 3 tournaments are for regional standard players who have a great understanding of technique and are able to consistently implement the correct strategies for the match situation.
Grade 4 and 5
Grade 4 and 5 tournaments are the next progression in learning to compete. They are for county standard players and are the first step in gaining an LTA ranking.
Grade 1 and 2
Grade 1 and 2 competitions are the highest standard of tournament that the LTA offers. They are for players who have competed successfully at regional level and are looking to compete against the best players in the country.