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Attending a competition

When planning a trip to a competition or event with children, it's important to ensure appropriate support is in place to protect and prevent to provide a safe and inclusive tennis experience for all.

All information in relation to attending a competition with children is available in the events, competitions and activities guidance below. Anyone involved in attending a competition with children should use this document:

View safeguarding at events 

LTA Safeguarding Guidelines for County Cup and League Matches are aimed at teams with children (anyone under 18) travelling for away matches and it provides a ‘one stop’ shop for organisers and supervisors accompanying the team to meet safeguarding standards. It is intended to supplement the more detailed LTA Safeguarding at Events, Activities and Competitions guide available above.

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Templates to support with this are available here:

Risk assessment template

Lost Child Form

Emergency Contact Form

Photography and Filming Consent Form

Organising a competition

Organising a tennis competition as a coach? Here's all the safeguarding information you need to know.


If you have a safeguarding concern, please use our secure online form to provide details (anonymously if you wish).

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