JUNIOR CLUB Information 2020-2021

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You can play for FREE at Balmacewen Tennis Club to try out. You can play at one event like the Wednesday or Friday afternoon coaching groups between 4:00 and 6:00pm or a tournament during the season. Then you can visit the Registration page and join to have coaching for both terms.


Hard Court Repair and Re-surfacing in February 2019

Plexipave NZ have repaired and resurfaced the two hard courts. The courts are in US blue with a green surround. 



Junior News

The club's coaching programme starts again on Wednesday 14th October 2020 (tbc) and going through until  Friday 11th December 2020 (tbc) term 1 dates will be posted later.

Sarah Stevenson Club Administrator

2020-2021 Junior Competition Tennis

Mini registration day on Friday 25th September from 3.15 – 4.30 pm

This is for all juniors at the club wanting to play competition and/or wanting Hot Shots coaching.

Juniors receiving coaching can soon join a club competition team to play in Term 4 2020. Just need to be able to serve, rally the ball and keep score. It is important to continue with the coaching as well. Contact Junior Club captain Dean Fraser 0212247537  email

Balmacewen enters Boy's and Girl's teams in the Div 4 (top junior grade), Div 5 and Div 6 grades into the Tennis Otago Competition. Tennis Otago Junior Team Grades. Teams play against other club teams from around Dunedin. Each team has a captain and there is normally 1-2 reserves for each team and the competition is on Saturday mornings from 8:45am starting Saturday 17th October (tbc)

There are also a Hot Shots and a Mixed Grades with different day and start times. See the Tennis 2020-2021 Handbook for more information. Player's can then progress onto the Senior Men's  or the Women's grade after moving through the lower grades.

Junior Team Practice and Social Tennis

This will be on a day (tba) 5:00-6:30pm before each Saturday where competition is on. Supervised by rostered on parents. Please let Sarah know if you are a parent who can help.

What to do now...

If new to the club please make contact with a Club Captain. Players from last season keen to play this season need to let their Club Captain know now too.

First Junior Interclub Saturday 17th October 2020 from 8:45am (tbc).  Coaching starts Wednesday 14th October 2020 (tbc). All Girls and Boys team players are encouraged to take part in the coaching on Wednesday or Friday afternoons to improve their game.


Junior Club Captain 2020-2021:  Dean Fraser 0212247537  email

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(Score sheet only for recording on the day, the winning Team Captain must upload the result on Configure Ranking, contact Junior Club Captain if needing help)


Tennis Otago Prize Giving April 2020

Congratulations to Prizegiving recipients for 2020

Congratulations to all the winners. Balmacewen was again well represented. Covid 19 meant we were unable to have a prize giving.

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