Welcome to Durham & Cleveland LTA

Our purpose is to support clubs, venues and coaches across our area in the delivery of top quality tennis, accessible to all. We work with the LTA to deliver its vision of Tennis Opened Up, increasing participation in our wonderful sport by making it relevant, accessible, welcoming and enjoyable.

We hope you will find what you are looking for on these pages. If not, or you still have questions, please contact us at admin@dclta.org

Durham & Cleveland News Update

For all the latest tennis news in Durham & Cleveland and throughout the country.

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The LTA continues to works closely with DCMS to put tennis at the forefront of the battle against Covid-19 by providing safe opportunities to enjoy healthy exercise.

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LTA Advantage

Advantage, the LTA’s new membership scheme that helps you get closer to the sport you love with greater benefits, discounts and exclusive content.

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ITF World Tennis Number

The LTA is introducing the ITF World Tennis Number – a brand new, inclusive and modern rating system for all players in Britain which will replace the LTA Rating System in Spring 2021. 

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Safe to Play

Safe to Play is an innovative safeguarding awareness campaign to help keep those involved in sport safe. Its purpose is to ensure all parents, players and coaches are aware of the signs of abuse, how to report a concern and how to keep themselves, children and at-risk adults safe.

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LTA Youth Start

LTA Youth isn’t just about tennis; it’s about kids developing mentally and physically on and importantly, off the court.

You can improve your tennis skills any time, any place, with our LTA Youth Home Activities hub, it’s full of activities.

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Sponsorship Opportunities

Durham & Cleveland is delighted to have the support of its sponsors and we are very appreciative of their commitment. It enables us to support our many activities and programmes.

We would welcome other businesses or individuals wishing to sponsor Durham & Cleveland Tennis. Please contact our President, John Schofield via admin@dclta.org.uk who will be pleased to discuss the opportunities available and the benefits we can offer.