Tennis

Dates
12 - 19 October 2019

Age Groups
12 Years and Under

Participating States and Territories
Boys - ACT, NSW, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA
Girls - ACT, NSW, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA

Host
School Sport WA

Venue
Alexander Park Tennis Club, Menora

Education Excursions
16 October 2019 - Optus Oval Tour

Live Streaming
To be confirmed

Merchandise
School Sport Australia merchandise will be available for purchase at the championships and orders can be made through Sports Centre pre and post championship. Details to be advised.

Please visit SportsCentre for Merchandise. 

Photographs
To be confirmed

Age Dispensation
Age Dispensation has been granted to one or more States or Territories for these Championships as allowed through the SSA Sport Participation Policy.

Contact
For all Tennis National Championships enquiries please contact the School Sport Australia National Tennis Advisor:

Mr Graeme Waight:
Phone: 0413 01 88 16
E-Mail: waight.graeme.n@edumail.vic.gov.au

Dates
4 - 11 May 2019

Age Groups
18 Years and Under

Participating States and Territories
Boys - ACT, NSW, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA
Girls - ACT, NSW, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA

Host
School Sport SA

Venue
Boys competition will be held at Seaside Tennis Club - 168 Cudmore Terrace, Henley Beach
Girls competition will be held at West Lakes Tennis -  21 Edwin Street, West Lakes Shore

Education Excursions
An interactive workshop will be delivered by Indra Reinpuu – Olympic and World Championship Coach (Bearfoot leadership). The topics are:

(1) The athlete's challenges with learning, changing habits and self esteem
(2) The most important factor in building successful teams and relationships

Please note the excursion will be scheduled throughout the week.

Live Streaming 
There will be no live streaming for this event.

Merchandise
Merchandise will only be available for two and a half days at the event, for pre and post championship purchases please visit the SportsCentre website.

Photographs
Action shots will be taken on May 4 (Opening Ceremony), 5, 6 and 11 (Closing Ceremony). To view the images please register with Sports in Focus.

Age Dispensation has been granted to one or more States or Territories for these Championships as allowed through the SSA Sport Participation Policy.

Contact
For all Tennis National Championships enquiries please contact the School Sport Australia National Tennis Advisor:

Mr Graeme Waight:
Phone: 0413 01 88 16
E-Mail: waight.graeme.n@edumail.vic.gov.au

Rules and Guidelines
To view the School Sport Australia Tennis 12 Years and Under Championships rules (Bruce Cup) click here.

To view the School Sport Australia Tennis 18 Years and Under Championships rules (Pizzey Cup) click here.

To view the School Sport Australia Policies click here.

The Australian Schools Tennis Challenge has been the premier secondary school team tennis event in the country since 1996. This event provides an opportunity for the best secondary school teams to come together to play each other and celebrate their achievements on a national stage.

2019 Championships

The 2019 Australian Schools Tennis Challenge will be held from Saturday 23 November to Wednesday 27 November 2019 at the Albury Tennis Association (Townsend Street, Albury, NSW). Entries are invited for all schools who have won the senior boys or girls (or the equivalent) tennis competition through their School Sport Association in 2019. If you are one of these schools, please click here for the entry form and return via email to Tennis Australia School Competition Coordinator Ben Dew at bdew@tennis.com.au by Friday 20 September 2019. 

John Newcombe Sportsmanship Award

This award is a four week scholarship to the John Newcombe Tennis Academy in Texas. It was first introduced in 2017 and will continue as part of the Australian chools Tennis Challenge. Click here for more information. The award is an amazing opportunity for those schools who don’t win but display great sportsmanship throughout the event!

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