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British tennis in numbers

British tennis in numbers

Develop your game

Practice makes perfect as the 398,100 people who pick up a racket each week will tell you! Whatever your age or ability, there are lots of coaching opportunities out there to help you develop your game.

British tennis in numbers

Go Hit It!

Across Great Britain, there are 5 million people who play tennis at least once a year, whether it’s at a local park, club, school, college, university or leisure centre. Join in the fun and Go Hit It today!

British tennis in numbers

Tennis for everyone

Tennis is a sport for everyone and 49,200 disabled players get on court each month. Britain’s leading tennis charity, the Tennis Foundation, provides playing opportunities for people with disability.

British tennis in numbers

Get into coaching

From inspiring the next generation to supporting Britain’s best players, coaching provides plenty of excitement. There are currently 4,439 coaches who belong to LTA Coach Accreditation.

British tennis in numbers

Get on court

If you want to play tennis, you really don’t need to travel far! There are 23,000 courts in Britain that are spread across parks, clubs and more. Take advantage of our Find a Court tool now!

British tennis in numbers

Get competitive

60,982 junior players compete regularly in competitions in England, Wales and Scotland with tournaments for all standards, including local, county, regional and national.

British tennis in numbers

Get involved

A mighty total of 25,000 volunteers help keep tennis ticking. Whether it’s helping out at your local club or running recreational competitions, anyone can get involved!

British tennis in numbers

Find a competition

With the help of tournament organisers and volunteers, 9,748 LTA approved tournaments are held throughout the year! Find out how to compete against players of a similar standard.

British tennis in numbers

Get closer to the game

In Great Britain, there are 590,000 British Tennis Members. Find out how you can get closer to the game and enjoy exclusive benefits today by joining British Tennis Team Membership!

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