Competitions

Highgate thrives on its competitive spirit from our year-round singles ‘ladder’ league to the club’s winter doubles and prestigious summer tournaments.

Competition news

Brookside Tournament Draws Ready!

The wait is over and the Brookside Draws are all out and ready! We have received a fantastic number of entries this year, more than 200, so adjustments have to be made to make sure all the matches get played.

Fast4 Draw is out!

The Fast4 draw is out! There are 23 small ladder groups and 5 or 6 matches to play in each group

Highgate Tennis is OPEN for Managed Play

Since Monday 8th June, Highgate Tennis Club have moved to a Managed…

How to Book a Court & Cancel a Court Booking or Course

How to cancel a course or court booking and how to book…

Current ladder session suspended (January 20 to April 20).

Unfortunately, due to Covid-19 and the suspension of play, the…

Brookside 2020 - Registration open

Brookside Tournament is now open for club members registration on open play.

Summer Ladders - FAST4 Series from the 19th June.

We are excited to announce the relaunch of Summer Ladders -…

SCT: Covid-19 – Advice to Clubs and the general public

As a result of the current health emergency the Shepherds Cot is now closed and gates to the site are now locked. All activities on the Cot have been cancelled until further notice. Shepherds Cot is open to pedestrians, cyclists and dog walkers and Trustees would advise all in our community to take notice of advice from Public Health England before undertaking your once a day outdoor exercise and follow current advice on social distancing. 

Team Trials 2020 - Cancelled

Team Selection dates: There will be 2 weeks of Team Selections this year. Details to follow but here are the dates for your diaries:

PETE OLIVER QUIZ NIGHT Saturday 21st March - CANCELLED

The quiz night is for teams with a max 6 people. Come along with a team and a team name or cone along and we will find a team for you.

Charity Tournament - Sunday 8 March 2020

On Sunday 8 March we will be holding the fifth Charity Tournament. It will take the form of a mixed doubles round robin handicap tournament. There will be no need to find a partner to enter, and if the genders are not equal we will improvise.

WORLD CUP OF TENNIS

CALLING ALL MEMBERS!!! SAVE THE DATE! July 4&5 To…

Annual Tennis Calendar

What's happening in 2020

Ladder 2020

All previous ladder results can be downloaded here . January to April’s ladder can be downloaded here or use the ladder tracker.

Highgate Ladder

The current ladder session will end at midnight, Tuesday, 31…

Christmas Tequila Tennis 2019

Thursday Dec 19th 7.30pm Come along, play some light hearted social tennis, celebrate Christmas The format is doubles timed matches and if you lose you have to drink a shot of Tequila!

Ladders

The tennis ladder is a singles league running 365 days a year, attracting more than 160 players in 15 divisions. Each round is played over four months. Top three go up; bottom three go down.

Ladder rules
Ladder tracker
King of the ladder
Doubles ladder

Winter Floodlit Leagues

Cold, dark winter nights are no barrier to a vibrant winter scene at Highgate. A doubles event runs from October to March on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday nights.

Winter league format

The Winter League will start around the beginning of October. For those of you who need reminding, or wish to join in for the first time, the format of the tournament is as follows.

Monday nights – Men up to and including 6th team standard, and women up to and including 3rd team standard. Players must be of a standard that they can rally in a doubles environment. 7pm start

Tuesday nights –For members of the men’s teams 1-4 and women’s team 1. If you do not play in teams – ladders 1-3 or equivalent standard.

Thursday nights –Organised Club social tennis.

For more information click here

Club Tournaments

Highgate Club Championship

The premier tournament at the club completed in two intense summer weeks. Singles, doubles and mixed competitions, with plate tournaments for first round losers.

Brookside tournament

A fun-packed, highly popular handicap tournament played on our shale courts over three weeks in May. Anyone can enter…anyone can win.

Honours Board

See who’s who on the list of club honours:

Teams

LTA Middlesex Summer League

An opportunity to represent the club in one of the many teams we enter in the LTA Middlesex summer league, AEGON league, Middlesex Cup and Vets league. Doubles matches are played over four sets weekday evenings between April and July.

LTA Middlesex Winter Leagues

We enter a number of teams in the LTA Middlesex Floodlit league, the winter vets league and the mixed winter Middlesex Cup. Matches are played between October and March.