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 Welcome to Tennis Seniors New South Wales

We promote 35+ seniors and are affiliated with Tennis Seniors Australia, Tennis NSW and are linked to Tennis Australia and the International Tennis Federation.

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FORSTER  - Round Robin Tournament - August 4 - 7 Entries are CLOSING next week!  

(Posted July 21, 2017)

 

Our biggest Round Robin Tournament of the year! Entries are due to be received in the MAIL, by Wednesday July 26. No email or faxed entries! Current membership with Tennis Seniors NSW is required.

 

All enquiries to Judy Halpin, see "Tournament Entries" 

 

LATEST ISSUE OUT NOW!

(Posted June 27, 2017)

 

Eight pages of news , dates and items of interest for your enjoyment

 

Please pass on to your friends if you like!   

 

Click HERE

 

CENTRAL COAST ROUND ROBIN - Wyong Tennis Centre, Ithome Street Wyong and Charmhaven Tennis. July 7-9, 2017

(Updated July 21, 2017)

For THIS YEAR only - this tournament is replacing the one usually held in CESSNOCK.

Kat wrote: "what a wonderful weekend of sunshine and fantastic tennis.... some very close results. With the opening of 2 new courts, the 10 courts were full at all times over the weekend. Lots of new players to the seniors' circuit, and we look forward to seeing them around the traps!" 

 

For RESULTS, click HERE.......

 

EAST PORT MACQUARIE  July 29 & 30 Port Macquarie Tennis Club, Maritime Lane, Port Macquarie


(Posted July 3, 2017)

Greg Alchin (Jnr), Peter Coe and the Port Macquarie Tennis Club would love to see you there!

ENTRY FORM in "Tournament Entries" 

 

 

MERIMBULA's ANNUAL TOURNAMENT NRT 6
Friday October 13 - Monday October 16

(Posted June 26, 2017)

This popular tournament will accept both on-line and hand-written entries with Direct Deposits being accepted prior to the event. See the Brochure and Entry Form posted in "Tournament Entries"

 

John Rheinberger and Merimbula Tennis Club committee will welcome you to the "Sapphire Coast"

 

 

TWEED COAST - NEW tournament. NRT 7 -  June 23-24-25
Arkinstall Park,  Cunningham Street, Tweed Heads South

(Updated June 25, 2017)

We were blessed with a weekend of glorious sunshine! Twenty-odd degrees each day, so easy to play in these conditions!

 

 

116 players enjoyed the hospitality of "Pro-One Tennis" and there were many tired but happy seniors by 4pm Sunday! Thanks Natasha, we'll be back next year! Results are on www.tournaments.tennis.com.au

 

LAKE MACQUARIE NRT 7  -  June 17-18
Ada Street CARDIFF

(Updated July 7, 2017)

Keith Williams managed to run all but Sunday's morning events on the weekend, Singles and American R/Robin on Saturday. Men's & Ladies Doubles and Mixed on Sunday.

 

Keith is looking forward to a weekend FREE of rain in 2018!

 

WEST TAMWORTH Round Robin - May 27, 28 at John Parsons Memorial Tennis Club, Belmore Park.

(Updated June 1, 2017)

78 entrants enjoyed fine, sunny conditions at John Parsons Memorial TC. Plenty of talented players competed in several divisions of Men's and Ladies Doubles plus American Round Robin on Saturday. Enjoyed by all.

Sadness however, at the passing of popular club member Rod Ball on Friday..... funeral service on Friday June 2.

 

PICTON NRT 6 - May 19 - 21 Courts at the Main Centre plus more!
Downing Street, Picton, and Camden South TC Ron Dine Reserve, Sth Camden (off McCrae Drive)

(Updated June 3, 2017)

Alison Radford has conducted a HUGE tournament in Picton this year with over 200 entries! THe courts were packed every session! (Shame that some Friday matches were shortened by wet weather.)

 

See the RESULTS HERE

 

GOULBURN Round Robin Tournament - NEW!!!!! Played from Mar 31 - April 2

(Updated April 3, 2017)

Dave Ridley along with Dave Ridland, the Pro Coach, ran a highly successful weekend! For a NEW tournament - they really excelled!  See the Goulburn Tennis Club Facebook page and website: http://railwaytennisclub.wixsite.com/seniors

 

All courts at Bishop Street plus the four at the Railway Club a few minutes' walk away, were occupied ALL weekend. Catering was superb, and winners were ecstatic at their prize money! Thanks to a fantastic effort by the entire Club...your enthusiasm was obvious.

Click HERE for REPORT

 

TSA AUSTRALIAN TEAMS' CARNIVAL - Headquarters at
PIZZEY PARK, Mermaid Waters QLD - January 2018

(Updated March 1, 2017)

 

Q18 - this is the symbol of next year's Championships at the Gold Coast. Accommodation is filling fast! If you would like to refer to a list of apartments etc, go to http://www.tennisseniors.org.au/qld/q18

 

 Bookings at Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus CLICK HERE

Congratulations to our thirty teams for representing our state in Adelaide! Eight teams won GOLD, and some did a personal best! Much fun and camaraderie was had by all competitors.

 

Our friends "across the ditch" from New Zealand with three teams, won the Teams' Trophy with an average of 64.67, winning 119 sets from 184 played. SA was second, with 21 teams and an average of 57.18 QLD and NSW were very close with 51.24 and 51.15 respectively.

 

 

 

HAVING TROUBLE WITH IPIN?

To play ITF tournaments - you NEED your IPIN to be current

(Updated April 3, 2017)

 

It's quite easy if you follow the steps from the ITF! With thanks to Gail Bates for making these links available.

Renewals are due by the end of December EACH year!
Make sure your IPIN is current....phone the Secretary for assistance 9624 7075.

IPIN needed to gain points in ITF events. Next one : NSW State Champs October Long weekend, Sept 29-Oct 2, 2017 and then Australian Champs, January 2018, at the Gold Coast.
See also the QLD State Champs June 30 - July 3, 2017.

 

See the INFO on the following LINKS....

How to APPLY....

How to ENTER a tournament with IPIN....

 

 

NEW MEMBERSHIP - FREE for NEW members to 35+Seniors!

(Updated March 12, 2017)

Anyone over 35, who loves tennis is welcome to join! A perfect opportunity to play with and against players your own or similar age.

 

Simply fill in the NEW form - Click on "Membership" and you can join hundreds of other Seniors - come and play local weekend Round Robin events, receive our quarterly newsletter, play teams, or country R/R tournaments and social days.

Even if you consider yourself "Z" grade you can play with Tennis Seniors.

 

 

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