Parks Cup 2022

The 2022 Parks Cup finals day took place at Queens Park Tennis
Club, BN2 0BQ, on Saturday 16 July from 1-6pm.

Parks Cup Finals Day

16 July 2022

Ladies Singles
Leonie Rudolff (Dyke) def Lucy Chadburn (Hove) 6-1, 2-6, [10-8]
[Leonie won the title on a walk over after finalist Nicola Weaver had to withdraw with illness]

Men’s Singles final
Brett Macdonald (King Alfreds) def Joel Pearcey (Queens) 6-1, 6-1

Men’s Plate final
Ben Woodward (Dyke) def. Oliver Draper (Saltdean) 6-2, 6-4

Ladies Doubles final
Tam Brittan & Sarah Watkins (Queens) def.  Alison Hayes & Rosie James (Dyke) 6-3, 6-3

Men’s Doubles final
Brett Macdonald & Ben Pegler (King Alfreds) def.Chris Mitchell & Ben Woodward (Dyke) 6-3, 3-6, 6-4

Mixed Doubles final
Leonie Rudolff & Ben Woodward (Dyke) def. Mars Schellevis & Jonathan Scriven (Saltdean) 6-3, 6-4

Vets Mixed Doubles
Andy Mullins & Fiona Youngman (Saltdean) def Amanda Tickel & Nick Saxon (Dyke) Walk over

 

Here are the details of the draw for the 2022 Parks Cup, hosted by the Brighton & Hove Parks LTA:

Parks Cup 2022 Draw

Thanks to our friends at CourtHive their support in setting up the competition online.

Please start organising your fixtures straightaway – the revised deadline dates are tight! Each deadline will be strictly enforced. Try and play your matches as quickly as possible. A rainy couple of days at the end of a deadline period is not an excuse for an extension. Note that the deadline dates are staggered, since the mens singles have one extra round. The deadline date for round one of Mens Singles is 18 May. The deadline date ladies singles, ladies doubles, and the mixed events is 29 May.

Deadline dates [revised]:

08 May: Draws published.
18 May: Round 1 deadline: Mens 1st Round Deadline + Mens Plate Draw also 18 May
29 May: Round 2 deadline: Ladies singles, Ladies doubles, Mens doubles, Mixed Doubles, Vets Mixed Doubles Round 1 deadline
09 June Round 3 deadline
20 June Round 4 deadline
02 July Round 5 deadline
13 July Round 6 deadline
16 July: FINALS DAY at Queens Park Tennis Club.

Ladies Doubles seeding: please ignore the seedings as published online for this event. This is a snag which we’re trying to fix. The draw has been made according to the following top four seeds:

1. Jennifer Davis and Nicola Weaver
2. Alison Daubney and Fiona Youngman
3. Jo Whiting and Sarra Aziz
4. Mars Schellevis and Donna Asplin

Thanks to Andy Mullins, Lyn Paterson and Seb Puga for help with seedings.

Whatever happens on court, all competitors are invited to attend Finals Day at Queens on Saturday 16 July from 1pm – it’s a fun afternoon. Any questions please contact conrad@stannstennis.co.uk. Results: please email match results promptly, with full names and scores, to conrad@stannstennis.co.uk. Please use subject line: Parks Cups results. You can also send results to Conrad via WhatsApp. Good luck, and enjoy the tennis!

– BHPLTA

 

The Parks Cup is an individual (not team) tennis knock-out competition, with all registered Parks League players invited to compete. All entrants must be 2022 registered Parks League players.

All entrants must be available to play on Finals day, on both Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 July, 2022. Please do not enter this competition if you are unavailable for these dates.

The deadline for online entry is 12 midday Tuesday 3 May. Online registration: scroll down to see registration link

BHPLTA Club secretaries: please join us for a fun day of tennis at QPTC on Finals Day. We are looking for any volunteers to umpire matches.

The Parks cup will feature:

1. Men’s Singles
2. Women’s Singles
3. Men’s Doubles
4. Women’s Doubles
5. Mixed Doubles
6. Mixed Veteran’s Doubles (aged 45 and over on 30 April, 2022)

There will also be a Men’s Plate competition for players eliminated in R1 of the men’s singles.

Entry deadline: Tuesday 3 May, 12 midday
5 May: Draws published
15 May: Round 1 deadline [+ Mens plate draw]
28 May: Round 2 deadline
9 June: Round 3 deadline
20 June: Round 4 deadline
2 July: Round 5 deadline
13 July: Round 6 deadline
16 July FINALS DAY

Key rules:
All entrants must be available to play on both Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 July, 2022. Please do not enter this competition if you are unavailable for these dates.
All entrants must be registered with a Parks League club.
Doubles pairs may be registered with different parks clubs.
For safeguarding purposes, we need to know if entrants are under 18 (on 1 May 2022)

Please register individually online. For doubles pairs, *both* players must register individually online. One individual does not count as a registered pairs entry. Important: please email your pairings to conrad@stannstennis.co.uk, eg:

Mens:
Bob Smith (Queens)
Jim Jones (Queens)

Mixed:
Bob Smith (Queens)
Maria Gonzalez (St Anns)

2022 Parks Cup Online Registration
Click here

PARKS CUP FINALS RESULTS 2021 : Saturday 24 July, 2021

Ladies Singles:

Helen Almond def Io Kaloudi 6-1, 7-6

Mens Singles:

Mark Weaver def Seb Puga 6-3, 2-6, 6-3

Ladies Doubles:

Helen Almond/Lucy Chadburn def Nicola Weaver/Jenny Davis 6-1, 6-3

Mens Doubles:

Kisoran Moodley/Mark Weaver def. Seb Puga/Rob Bromley 6-2, 6-2

Mixed Doubles:

Helen Almond/Josh Pollard def Antonia Charalambous/Chris Mitchel 7-5, 6-1

Mixed Vets:

Amanda Tickel/Nick Saxon def. Rose Hetherton/Andy Knights 6-1, 6-1

Mens Singles Plate:

Florent Eveque def Jonathan Scriven 6-2, 6-1

2021 Parks Cup draw & results

Pay the £3.50 entry fee for each competition entered. Please transfer the money to Lloyds Bank (account name B&H Parks LTA); Sort code: 30-99-93; Account number: 03808258; Use your name as the reference

2022 Parks Cup Competition organising committee:
This year St Ann’s will run the Parks Cup Competitions. Please use Conrad Brunner as the primary contact.  We are grateful to Mike Jenner and Lyn Paterson who kindly agreed to act as permanent cup tournament officers at the recent AGM, providing invaluable on-going continuity for each year’s organising club.

Contact: Conrad Brunner
conrad@stannstennis.co.uk