The Exeter Challenge

Exeter Men's Challenge

The Challenge: Can your team come out on top in a series of seventeen minute timed matches, it's intense, competitive and enjoyable. A complete cross section of teams take part each year. 

The 2020 Exeter Challenge dates are: Men's 19th April 2020, Ladies 26th April 2020. Entry form will be available early in 2020.


How to Enter: Event Photos:
Photos from 2019
Riverside Leisure Centre
Tournament Rules:
Rules / Term & Conditions
Previous Results:
Men's Event / Ladies Event
Project Funding:
Local Projects

Results from the 2019 Exeter Ladies Challenge

1st: Plymouth Mayflower Ladies 2nd: Cardiff Falcons 3rd: City of Bristol


No. Club & Team Name... No. Club & Team Name...
Event Winner SW U15 Boys  6th SW U17
1st PMVC Ladies  7th Royal Wootton Bassett
2nd Cardiff Falcons  8th Plymouth University
3rd City of bristol 9th Plimsoll Bemi
4th Torexe Ace 10th SW U15
5th Torexe Topcats    



Results from the 2019 Exeter Men's Challenge


1st: Exeter Storm 2nd: Royal Navy 3rd: Poole Panthers


No. Club & Team Name... No. Club & Team Name...
1st Exeter Storm  7th Weymouth Waves
2nd Royal Navy  8th SW U17
3rd Poole Panthers  9th Inter Tiptop
4th Swansea 360 10th Torexe B
5th Pata Negra 11th Bedminster
6th Torexe A 12th Countrymen 


Tournament Notes

The competition format takes the form of either a tournament league or two round robin pools (depending on number of entries), then various Knock Out matches, each team will play seven timed matches. This tournament is limited to 12 teams and places will be allocated on a first come bases.

Look Out for more information, on the Exeter Men's Challenge, to be posted later on this web page. The Exeter Riverside L.C. has all the usual facilities, including a swimming pool and parking.

The center is located close to the Exeter Quay area and with easy access to the city center shops. The venue is 20 minutes from the Exeter M5 Junction 31.


Why not make a weekend of it

Exeter is a medium size City located in East Devon, so why not make a weekend of it. Their are plenty of B&B's and camp sites available in the South and East Devon area. Check out the tourist links at for more info on the area and links to various facilities within the area.

Traveling Time: It will take approximately 4 hours to drive from London, 3 hours from Birmingham and 2 hours from Cardiff or Poole to Exeter. +44 (0) 121 288 1704

Exeter Challenge Sponsors

Court & Court Equipment