Lawn Tennis Association (LTA)
The Lawn Tennis Association is an organisation bound together
by a lifelong passion for the game.
the governing body of British tennis we are united in our
commitment to growing the sport throughout the country at
all levels; from the grass roots of the game, to success on
the international stage.
Since 1920 the LTA has worked in partnership with the AELTC
to stage The Championships, Wimbledon. All profits from which
are invested back into the game to help achieve British tennis’
goal of more players, better players
We work with clubs, schools and local authorities to make
tennis accessible, affordable and attractive to everyone,
regardless of age or background. We judge ourselves not only
by the number of people enjoying tennis in Britain, but also
by the standard at which they play.
With Clubs - The LTA supports its 2,500 affiliated
clubs to inspire, motivate and encourage new and existing
talent. You can find out where your nearest tennis club is
and how you can get involved by searching in LTA Online. Where
to Play »
More than 1,200 tennis venues are offering you the chance
to pick up a racket and try the game for FREE,
so whoever you are, however you play, whatever your age, Do
More Than Just Watch. See www.LTA.org.uk/playtennis
to find a play tennis venue near you.
Juniors To The Game - For the growth of the game,
the LTA is working hard to attract kids into tennis from a
young age and give them a game that is relevant to them.
Tennis does exactly that. Aimed at 4-11 year olds,
kids learn to play with shorter rackets and lighter balls
as they progress through a series of colour coded stages.
to find out more and to locate participating clubs.
Spotting and Supporting Talent - Talented
players are supported by our national and county performance
teams, who ensure potential talent is spotted at a young age
and provided with the best coaching and competitive opportunities.
if you wish to know more about how talented and fit players
embark on their journey
in performance tennis.
With passion, dedication, competitive spirit, talent and
a lot of hard work, you could realise your dream of playing
against the best!