2016 Winners

2016 Tournament Winners

Another year done and a successful one at that. Entries were down slightly (primarily we think, because of a conflict with school holidays). However, everyone appeared to enjoy themselves and there was some outstanding tennis played. Congratulations to all finalists on their achievements. Our thanks for the whole 9 days go to the players who entertained us all week with …

2016 Handicaps

Handicaps

 2016 Handicaps Because of technology limitations the display of the handicap stops at Owe 50.0 on the draws you can view online. There are a few players / pairs whose handicap exceeds that limit. They have been identified with a handicap of Rec 40.0 (there are no players / pairs with this handicap in reality).Note that all Owe 50.0 handicaps are …

2016 Draw Posted

Draws Published

Draws for all events – level and handicap have now been posted online – please visit http://www.92computing.com.au/llta/cat.htm Players handicaps will be added to the draws as soon as possible. Now we are working on the schedule for the first weekend’s play – 23rd & 24th July. An email will be sent to all participants who provided an email address. Please …

Michael Martin – R.I.P.

Michael Martin RIP

It is with much sadness that the committee of the Leicestershire County Championships hear of the passing away of Mr Michael Martin – a past chairman of our committee plus many other tennis offices in our county. Our condolences go to Helen and his family on this sad occasion. Michael was a driving force on the County Championships from the …

Entries open for 2016 Tournament

2016 Entries open

  Enter the 2016 Tournament now   You can now enter the 2016 Tournament. We look forward to getting your entry and seeing you at the Leicestershire this year. We have added a couple of new events: Ladies singles plate – for first match losers in any of the ladies singles events. The plate will be played as a level …

2015 Winners

2015 Winners

Following the final weekend, played in glorious weather, we congratulate all finalists on their achievements. Our thanks for the whole 9 days go to the players who entertained us all week with great matches at all levels – the winners are shown below. Many thanks to all players and supporters and we hope to see you all in 2016 for …

Finals Weekend 2015

Having coped magnificently in the conditions at the beginning of the week we are moving forward, with pleasure, to our finals’ weekend. Saturday and Sunday will provide us with the best in Leicestershire tennis and we hope that you will all turn up to provide the players with the support they deserve. On Saturday we have 5 Level Finals 3 …

Terrible Weather – Great People

To all friends & competitors in this year’s county championships we welcome you as usual and would add our thanks & congratulations for accepting the conditions that prevailed on Sunday afternoon. In addition to lots of rain, the wind also made life difficult for you all and didn’t help us, the organisers. You all deserve medals but must just accept …

2014 Winners

Congratulations to all players in the 2014 Championships. The winners of the 2014 events were: Level Men’s Singles: T Kisiel Level Ladies Singles: R Scrivens Level Men’s Doubles: T Kisiel / J Simpson Level Ladies Doubles: T Bullock / R Scrivens Level Mixed Doubles: S Preston / R Scrivens Level 35 Men’s Singles: B Glass Level 35 Ladies Singles: J …

Handicap Changes 2014

Handicap Entrants Over the winter the Tournament Committee reviewed the way in which we handicapped players. We felt that the system we used left us little scope to give novice players a sufficient ‘handicap’ to meet the basic principle of all handicap events that either player or pair could win each match assuming everyone on the court played their best …