Junior Tennis

There are a number of tournament opportunities for juniors across Norfolk, from Club tournaments and Mini Tennis circuits to annual regulars, such as:

Cromer Junior Lawn Tennis Tournament
30 July to 5 August 2023 (2024 dates TBD)

The popular Cromer Junior Lawn Tennis Tournament, held on the beautiful lawns of Cromer, is one of the biggest LTA Grade 3 junior tournaments in the country.

Entries open in mid-June, via the LTA Competitions website.

The tournament referee is John Bruley, who can be contact on john.bruley2012@gmail.com or 07824 880 075.

Norwich Parks (National Tennis Association)
6 August to 12 August 2023 (2024 dates TBD)

At this Grade 4 tournament, events range from U/8 to Senior Men and Ladies - Singles and Doubles. Matches are played on the hardcourts at Eaton Park, Norwich - an award winning community facility. 

Entries open in the third week of June, via the LTA Competitions website.

The tournament referee is Derek Perry, who can be contact on 07966 455 012 or derekperry44@gmail.com

Hunstanton Lawn Tennis Tournament
18-24 August 2024 
Started in 1920, this popular event attracts players from all over the country. The Hunstanton Lawn Tennis Tournament, which was named 2020 LTA Tournament of the Year, takes place over 38 grass courts.

There are events for under 12s through to open and master veteran categories.

Enter Hunstanton Tournament

Norfolk Junior County Championships
28 August to 3 September 2023 (2024 dates TBD)

The end-of-summer championships attracts the very best players from across Norfolk, featuring events for ages 4+ to open competitions.

For the third year running, the Norfolk Junior County Championships will be held at Easton Tennis Centre.

Entries open in June, via the LTA Competitions website.

For local Mini Tennis Tournaments please see link below: 

Grand Slam 8 years and under Tennis Circuit 2023/24
Following on from the huge success of the second series we have put together another series of Grand Slam 8 and under competitions for both Boys and Girls, who will have their own events again, numbers allowing. The top Boys and Girls from the series will go into the Masters final later next year, date to be confirmed, to compete for the Masters Champion of the year. Points will be awarded for the players at every event. Medals and Certificates awarded at every event also.

Events are as follows. All to take place at the Tennis Academy Norwich venue, Trowse Sports Hall, Trowse, off Hudson Avenue. Please Park in the car park on the left.

1. Sunday 5th November, 2-4pm Boys, 4-6pm Girls
2. Sunday 3rd December, 2-4pm Boys, 4-6pm Girls

Further dates to follow for 2024

3. Masters Final (invitational), Date to be confirmed later in 2024 (probably September). This will only be for those born 2016 and after.

Age for event – For the 2 above event any players born 2015 or after can enter. From January it will be born 2016 and after. Tennis ages run with the calendar year.

Tournament times are shown above, but please be flexible on the finish.

Entry fee : £12 per player per event

Entry Deadline : First come first served. Last time we had a waiting list for both boys and girls so please do not leave it to long to enter. But 2 weeks before the event please as the hall has to be booked and confirmed.

Warm up : You are invited to arrive 10-15 minutes before the start time above as the tournament will start promptly at the time above.

We hope you will enjoy playing these events like the players did last series and working hard to improve and enjoy your tennis.

To enter, please contact Donna on donna@tennisforlife.co.uk