Whether you are just starting on your Mini Tennis journey or have been playing for a few years there are a lots of opportunities for you to get involved in fun and enjoyable competition.
Mini Red, Orange and Green competitions are graded to help you find the right tournaments for your playing standard starting with local tournaments all the way to a national level.
Once you have started playing in tournaments your results go towards increasing your Mini Tennis Rating which is used to help track your progress and assist with entry into competitions.
Mini tennis ratings are designed to help you get the most out of competitive tennis. The ratings are designed to reward you for competing, inspire you to develop your game and offer the opportunity to compete more regularly and to be the best you can be.
You can keep a track of matches played and wins by checking the Mini Tennis Dashboard which is located in your BTM login area. If you are an Orange level or Green level player you may also want to know about Recent Form which is used for determining acceptance and seeding for competitions.
To get a rating you will need to sign-up to British Tennis Membership
From 1 September 2016, Mini Tennis Red Ratings have been removed from the Mini Tennis Competition Framework. Find out more information.
If a player in their second to last or last seasons of 8U have played 40 Mini Tennis Red matches, they will be allocated an Orange 4 rating.
In your second to last & last competition season, if you have a Red 1 rating, you will move to Orange level 4 immediately and can start to compete in Orange ball competitions. You can also continue to play in red ball competitions.
From 1 September 2016 as we will be removing Red ratings, once a player has played 40 red matches and is in their second to last & last season, they will be allocated an Orange 4 ratings immediately and can compete in Orange ball competitions. As before players will be able to continue to play in red ball competitions as well. Find out more information.
In your last competition season, if you have an Orange 1 rating or Orange 1* rating, you can start competing in Green ball competitions, however your rating will not change to a Green rating. You can also continue to play in orange ball competitions.
In your last competition season if you have a Green 1 or Green 1* rating you can start competing in yellow ball competitions (12&U only) however your rating will not change to a Yellow Ball rating. You can also continue to play in green ball competitions.
View the Mini Tennis Ratings FAQs
On 1st September 2016, some exciting changes were made to Mini Tennis.
(September 2016 version)