A WARM WELCOME TO THE NEW LEEDS TENNIS LEAGUE WEBSITE!
The Leeds Summer League 2020 will commence at the end of April subject to Government guidelines. The divisional structure was agreed at the March AGM and fixtures will be distributed by the Secretary shortly.
The 2019/20 Winter League is running again this Winter. Matches started during September 2019 at the Carnegie Sports Centre in Headingley and are schedule to be completed in early April 2020.
Please see the top menu and page links down the left for further details.
The Annual General Meeting took place at Alwoodley on 11th March 2020 and the minutes are now available on the League Info page of this site.
Leeds League Web-Site support
At the March AGM, it was announced that volunteers are required to administer and support the League Web-Site from 2021. Please contact the current IT Support Officer, Steve Bastow, for more information and/or to express an interest.
A role description document is available here to provide more background.
The Leeds Tennis League has been in existence since 1964, when it was set up by 6 local clubs to give them the opportunity to play competitive mixed doubles.
It has since expanded, and the league now comprises around 90 teams, playing mixed/medley, mens, ladies and junior team tennis. Teams are entered by participating tennis clubs from within Leeds and surrounding districts. A full list of participating clubs can be found by following the Clubs & Maps link above. Enquiries from new clubs are always welcome – please contact the Chairman or Secretary in the first instance.
In addition, there is an indoor winter medley league, which plays at Leeds Beckett University’s Carnegie Tennis Centre, a Veterans League and a thriving Round Robin Singles League open to any player in the area.
The league is run by a team of volunteers, supported by Leeds City Council, with financial support from the Lawn Tennis Association.
An agreed constitution provides a framework for running the league and Autumn and Spring AGM’s are organised each year to manage it.
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