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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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GLOUCESTER Round Robin Tournament NRT 6 -  April 22-23-24
Note that this year's event started on Saturday.

(Updated April 24, 2017)

126 players converged on Gloucester for this popular tournament, which this year was Sat/Sun/Mon  - and the weather was FINE!!!

 

Go to http://www.tournaments.tennis.com.au. for RESULTS

 

 

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

(Posted April 24, 2017)

Matthew Hort is enthusiastic to rejuvenate this tournament and provide a happy social event with competitive tennis. Note that Saturday will have A, B & C groups - not age brackets.

 

Go to "Tournament Entries" for the Entry Form and Information - Posted

 

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)

(Posted March 12, 2017)

Alison Radford will once again welcome Seniors to the picturesque South West town of PICTON. A leisurely drive from Sydney's CBD. Damaged by the floods last year - all is well! The new courts are up-and-running!

 

Go to "Tournament Entries" for the Entry Form and Information - Posted

 

MIXED TEAMS event - District Park, NEWCASTLE -  June 10-11-12
Cnr Curley Road & Lambton Road, Broadmeadow.

(Posted March 23, 2017)

Up to 18 teams are organised into THREE sections for a great weekend - arranged in STANDARD, not AGE. One player under 35 is allowed per team.

 

 

Go to "Tournament Entries" for the Entry Form - POSTED

 

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

(Posted March 6, 2017)

Natasha Kersten is eager to welcome Seniors from everywhere to participate, so please bring some friends and make it a great tournament! 

 

 

Go to "Tournament Entries" for the Entry Form and Information

 

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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