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.
Come along to the club on either Saturday 7th or Sunday 8th September from 1pm to 4pm for our Love Tennis Event. Go in the draw to WIN a trip for two to the ASB Classic. Also the first 200 club visitors receive a FREE snack pizza voucher from Hell Pizza. Click here for more information
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 ?? September with interclub starting on ? 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.
Pre-season TuneUp series – Tuesday 27 August, Tuesday 3 September, Tuesday 10 September 7 pm. Enter as individual or pairs, singles and doubles. $5 per session (plus Edgar Centre entry cost).
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 5th October to 21st March (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 5th October to 21st March.
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 15th October to 24th March (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.
Men's, Women's and Mixed Club Captain: Russell Drew firstname.lastname@example.org or text his cell 021 2109215. 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 Tie.
Click here for the latest Tennis Otago Inc Draws & Results
This is mixed Social Tennis with experienced youth and adults combined played all year round.
Winter Tennis from Saturday 13th April until Saturday 28th September 2019
Saturdays from 1-3pm at the club weather permitting. (If wet it will be the following Sunday 1-3pm).
Tuesdays evenings at Edgar Stadium, see dates and times below
Venue: Edgar Sports Stadium (door charge applies)
On Tuesday the 9th April Edgar Stadium is not available. So from 16th April to 24th September. 3 courts 6 to 8pm. From June 4th to August 20th it will be from 6.15 – 8pm though (as we have netball finishing at 6pm so need time to set up. They may finish at 5.50, but we won’t know until they start, so to be safe a 6.15 start during this period.
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.
Tennis Express: Adult/Student Coaching on selected Fridays 6:00 to 7:00pm 6 lessons. Minimum 4 Maximum 6 with each coach. Followed by 1 hour light social tennis. 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.
$120 - Beginner Adults over 18 years or Students 13 - 17 years. Lessons and light tennis only
You will learn:
Rusty Rackets Social tennis on Sundays 1:30 - 3:00pm (Daylight saving and subject to numbers)
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.
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Club Events: text or email notification
Costing $25 each, subsidised by Visique Peter Dick Optometrists. Orders can be placed with Derek at firstname.lastname@example.org
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