You can play for FREE at Balmacewen Tennis Club to try out. You can play at three events, Sunday afternoon or Thursday evening social tennis or a tournament. Then visit the registration page if you are keen and join as a member.
Feb 2019: The two hard courts were repaired and re-surfaced by Plexipave NZ. This is thanks to funding from the Otago Community Trust and the Lion Foundation. The courts look great in blue with a green surround, just like the US Open courts. Peter Dick Club President.
Teams need to be compiled and submitted to Tennis Otago by 30th September with interclub starting on Div 1 Sunday 27th September, Div 2 and Mixed Saturday 3rd October. There is one new grade and it is 'Premier Mixed' to be played on Tuesday nights at the Edgar Centre tbc. For players wishing to play in more than one competition there will be an additional fee of around $60 per person for the season.
Balmacewen will enter teams in the
Division 1 (Premier) Saturday 1 pm 4 men and 2 women per team - every player plays singles plus men's doubles and women's doubles (no mixed). Played at Logan Park, Edgar Centre, or clubs as scheduled. Runs Saturdays 5th October to 21st March.
Division 2 Saturday 1 pm Teams of 4 - can be men or women or both - every player plays singles and doubles. Played at Logan Park, Edgar Centre, or clubs as scheduled. Runs Saturdays 3rd October 2020 to 19th March 2021 (tbc) (Division 2 format is same as previous seasons).
Saturday Mixed Saturday 1 pm Logan Park, Edgar Centre, or clubs as scheduled. 2 men and 2 women. 1 men's doubles, 1 women's doubles, 2 mixed doubles, 2 reversed mixed doubles. Runs 3rd October 2020 to 19th March 2021 (tbc)
Premier Mixed Tuesday 7 pm Edgar Centre 2 men and 2 women 1 men's doubles, 1 women's doubles, 1 mixed doubles, 1 men's singles, 1 women's singles. Runs 13th October 2020 to 22nd March 2021 (tbc) (door charge Edgar)
Teams play against other club teams from around Dunedin. Each team has a captain and there is normally 1-2 reserves for each team.
Division 1, 2 and Mixed Club Captain: Russell Drew firstname.lastname@example.org or text his cell 021 2109215. WhatsApp will be used this season, please sign on. Team Practice starts in the week before competition and is organised by the team captain.
All senior teams in club approved competitions will be supplied Technofibre balls, as needed, from the club. Captains to contact Sarah Stevenson 464-0378 to obtain cans of balls. Four balls for 4 player teams and 2 balls for 2 player teams for each Team.
Summer Tennis September 29th to 3rd April 2021
Sundays 1-3pm at the club. Thursdays 6-8pm at the club. (If wet play maybe at Edgar Stadium and a Door charge applies). There is a WhatsApp group chat you can join. Contact Sarah for more information
This is mixed Social Interclub Level Tennis with experienced youth and adults combined played all year round.
Please come along and play before you decide to join or you can contact Sarah Stevenson email@example.com , phone 034640378. Good tennis skills are needed.
This will be held on Sundays 1pm to 2:30pm at the club. It is dependent on numbers. Please contact Sarah on 034640378 to join. Start date dependent on numbers.
Tennis Xpress: Adult/Student Coaching on selected Fridays 6:00 to 7:00pm 6 lessons. Minimum 4 with each coach. There will also be Social Beginner Level Tennis 1pm to 2:30pm the following Sunday included (subject to numbers). This program is the most enjoyable way to learn tennis for adult beginner and intermediate players. We aim to make your tennis experience an enjoyable and rewarding one by providing the best certified coaches.
$80 - Beginner Adults over 16 years or Students@High School 13 - 17 years. Lessons and light tennis only. Coaching on Fridays 6pm to 7pm on selected dates in season.
Dates to be advised
You will learn:
Court Hire and key is available from the Otago Golf Club lounge bar for $20 per session. Please wear white sole shoes and no skateboarding, golf studs or chewing gum allowed.
Golf Club members are allowed to play casually for free and can join the Tennis Club at a discounted rate. See Registration for details.
Interclub Matches. Check below if raining
Club events: There will be an email and/or a Facebook post
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