Tournaments & Matches

Feb 05, 2012

Junior players are encouraged to enter Tennis Australia sanctioned tournaments.

Tennis Australia has Junior Development Series that allows for players of all standards within age groups. Player specific requirements should be discussed with the players coach.

The tournament schedule is available on the Tennis Australia website (see links below).

For the more serious player development programmes inclusive of a their tournament calendar should be prepared in conjunction with their coach.

 

ITF - Australia Hardcourt Championships

Between 1990 and 2010 in conjunction with Tennis Australia Notting Hill / Pinewood hosted this Group 1 ITF Junior Tournament. In the intervening years many of the worlds best juniors played this tournament prior to playing the Australian Open Junior Championships.

Many of these Juniors have since made their mark in the Seniors ranks and the honour board in the pavillion refects some of the ganes greats. though not all made their mark. The great Roger Federer failed in his attempt and crashed out in the semi-finals as did Marcus Bagdadis.

See the Gallery for photos of some of the action. Click hyperlink below.

http://www.nhptc.com.au/gallery/itf-australian-hardcourt-championships