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

(Posted March 6, 2017)

Natasha has posted the draws in tournaments.tennis.com.au

See who is in your draw.

 

Play will begin on Friday morning 9.00am  MS35 10.30 MS45 & WS (all) plus 2.00pm for MS55 & MS 65/75

 

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

(Posted May 25, 2017)

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

Katrina O'Callaghan and the team are enthusiastically waiting for your entries!

 

Go to "Tournament Entries" for the Entry Form

 

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

(Posted May 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.

 

 

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

 

WAGGA WAGGA - Jim Elphick Tennis Centre. Sat & Sun, May 6 & 7 Morgan Street, Wagga Wagga

(Updated May 7, 2017)

Matt did a fine job of presenting Wagga Wagga Tennis Club to Seniors from NSW, ACT and Victoria. Over 60 players enjoyed brilliant sunshine for both days, and some scintillating tennis was produced. Looking forward to a repeat performance in 2018!

 

 

 

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

 

NEWSLETTER - March - OUT NOW

(Posted March 6, 2017)

 

This issue includes articles on the TSA Annual Championships, Teams' Carnival History, Results from Country Tournaments and much more....please read and share with friends, encourage membership!

Please NOTE: the dates for Muswellbrook should be shown as Aug 18-20

 

Click HERE.....

 

NAROOMA Round Robin Tournament - Directed by Brian Carmichael      Dates: March 10-11-12

 

(Updated March 12, 2017)

Three-day tournament in 2017. Ladies, Men's and Mixed Doubles. See the Facebook posts.....The weather was perrrfect! Well done Brian, everyone looked VERY happy!

 

CENTRAL COAST Round Robin Tournament - Played at Wyong Tennis Club - directed by Hadrian Cullum and his team.
Dates: March 17-18-19


(Posted January 24, 2017)

RAIN, RAIN and more RAIN! No play most of the weekend except for a few hours on Sat afternoon.... very disappointing as the team had worked really hard to offer the seniors a great tournament! A great night at the pub on Saturday night by all accounts. 

They may run one later in the year.

 

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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