Skerries Lawn Tennis Club enter ladies and mens teams into the following leagues run by Dublin Lawn Tennis Council. Further details of each league, including fixtures and results tables, are available to view on www.dltc.net.
Members are invited to put their name forward for any league they wish to play in. The ladies and mens captains, together with the selection committee, are responsible for putting teams together and selecting team captains.
Members are encouraged to play league tennis, it’s a great way to progress your skills and gain experience in playing competitive tennis. We enter teams in all levels of ability, so don’t be afraid to put your name down!
This league runs over 5 Sundays commencing in January each year. Each team has a total of 6 players, 3 doubles pairings in each. From January 2016, ladies matches are held on Sunday mornings and mens matches are held in the afternoons.
Matches in this league take place on mid-week evenings for ladies teams, usually Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday nights. Mens teams play on Saturday mornings. Each team consists of 7 players. There are 2 doubles pairings and three singles. Singles players will be selected based on the current ladies/men’s ladders.
Members over the age of 35 are eligble to enter this league. It runs over 5 Sundays, commencing at the end of August. Similar to the Winter league, teams consist of 3 doubles pairings each.
Starting in October each year, this runs over 5 mid-week evenings. Each team has 4 players. This differs to other leagues in that players will not know in advance whether they will play doubles or singles. At the start of each match, a draw takes place to decide one doubles pairing and 2 singles.