The pressure's building and the nerves are jangling as we head towards Finals Day. Our finalists have played their matches and are in training for the big day! Come down to the Club on Sunday 7 July to see who are crowned 2019 champions. (And enjoy some grub, have a drink, and hopefully soak up some sunshine while you're at it.)
The Middlesex Summer Tennis League started a couple of weeks ago and all our six teams have played their first matches of the Season.
Having supporters at the matches make all the difference to our teams, so please support them in the matches to come when you can! You can view match dates on our calendar, adult teams competition page and direct on the LTA website.
Best of luck to our teams!!!
The lists for entering the adult club tournaments this summer (May-July) are now posted in the clubhouse. The tournaments are: Men's and Ladies' Singles, Men's and Ladies' Doubles, Mixed Doubles and Veterans' Doubles. As we did last year, we also plan to run a Plate Event for those who are knocked out in the early rounds of the Men's Singles if we have a good amount of competitors.
Who are these tourneys for?
These tournaments are open to all Full and Intermediate (ie student) members. And this year, 5-day members may also take part at a cost of £5 per tournament (note that there is no charge for entering the Veterans' Tournament).
We would love for lots of our full, intermediate or paying 5-day members to enter the tournaments to make the competitions more interesting (however, please do not enter if you know you're going away for longer than 2 weeks during the tournaments or if you cannot make finals day).
What dates do I need to know?
The draw for the tournaments will take place on Friday 3 May (at the same time as the Wimbledon draw) and Finals day will be held on Sunday 7 July, the middle Sunday of Wimbledon.
To view previous champions, take a look on our Adult Competitions page.
Membership subscriptions for the forthcoming year are due from 1 April. The subscription costs for the year are below and you can find out more about the options and download the appropriate form(s) from our Memberships page.
2019-20 membership prices:
Current members can receive a small discount if subscriptions are paid before 30 April.
From Monday 28 January onwards, Harrow Weald LTC will be using a new online system for booking courts. This is because Book-It is ceasing to exist at the end of January as the LTA is terminating support for it.
In order to use the new system, members should login and register to the Club's area of the LTA ClubSpark system. All current members should have had an email invitation to register and can start using it straightaway.
We're happy to say that our Presentation Night on Saturday 26 January is now fully booked! This of course means that we cannot take any further bookings.
We can't wait to celebrate another great year at the Club with something a bit different to our usual annual celebration, and look forward to seeing those of our members who have booked a place.
It started with some rain and ended with some more, but that didn't stop our competitors on Finals Day on 22 September! Congratulations to all our champions and commiserations to our runner-ups, who displayed some fantastic tennis even in the damp conditions. Thanks also to all our helpers and supporters who made it such a wonderful day.
Deadline: 10 August, 7pm
Following the excitement of the World Cup, the Fantasy Football Premier league is starting on Friday 10 August. After a break last year, the HWLTC Fantasy League is being relaunched this Season, run by Steve Edmeades.
Sunday 8 July, 2-5pm
We are holding an Open Day on the middle Sunday of Wimbledon, 8 July, 2-5pm. Have you got friends based in Harrow who are feeling inspired by Wimbledon or the World Cup and thinking about joining a friendly sports community? Bring them along for some fun tennis and strawberries and cream. 🎾☀️
Hit "read more" to find out all you need to know if you are visiting our tennis club for the first time.
What a fantastic start to England's World Cup campaign! Come watch the next match at our Club on Sunday 24 June as England takes on Panama. There'll be a tasty BBQ from around 12.30pm, the bar will be open and tennis will follow. Guests of members are very welcome to come to the BBQ and to watch the match.
BBQ from 12.30pm
Kick off at 1pm
Family Social 2ish-4ish
If you're planning on coming along for some BBQ (burgers, sausages, veggie), let us know on Facebook so we can get enough grub.
Harrow Weald LTC