Competition

 

Nunawading Tennis Club offers a wide range of competition tennis that caters for players of all ability levels. The contact person for each competition is provided below as well as the official link for each competition where fixtures, results and ladders can be viewed. New members are always welcome to join our variety of competitions on offer at the club.

 

PENNANT

Tennis Victoria Pennant Competition is the highest standard of club tennis available to players. It is run only as a winter competition between the months of April and August. Nunawading Tennis Club is one of the strongest and well represented clubs in our region. Since 2009 we have had up to six teams that range right up to a Grade 1 level of competition.

Timeslots available for pennant are as follows:

Women's Saturday mornings starting at 9am OR Sunday afternoons starting at 1pm.

Men's Saturday afternoons starting at 1pm OR Sunday afternoons starting at 1pm.

The process of team selection for pennant commences in December so an expression of interest is required well in advance of the season's commencement. Ball money must be paid once your expression of interest has been confirmed.

Contact: Rod McCutcheon  0402 565 534

http://www.tennis.com.au/vic/competitions

 


NIGHT TENNIS (Blackburn Districts)

Night tennis is very popular at Nunawading Tennis Club and we have teams ranging from beginner levels to top grade pennant levels. We are well represented in night tennis with 22 teams��(Autumn 2016 season) participating, between Monday and Thursday. The club now requires players who only play night tennis to be a paying member in a membership category (Night Tennis membership). An annual $80 fee applies.

The following formats are available for Night Competition:

Monday Night � Ladies Competition (doubles only)

Tuesday Night � Open Competition (doubles only)

Wednesday Night � Open Competition (doubles only)

Thursday Night � Open Competition (singles & doubles)

 

Wed Section 3 Autumn 2017 Premiers 'Rebel Aces'

Thursday Night Section 1 Autumn 2017 Premiers 'Gasquets'

Tuesday Section 1 Autumn 2015 Premiers

PREMIERS AUTUMN 2013

Thurs Open Sec 4, Illusions

Team members: Tony Vomero, Mark Malizia, Tony Toce, Sean Lowe

 

PREMIERS SPRING 2012

5/12/2012 : Congratulation to the following teams who where Premiers for the Spring Season

Tuesday night Section 13, Plebs won 4 sets to 2

Team members: Pauline Taylor (C), Euan Taylow, Heather and Stuart Griffiths and Brendan Hayes

Wednesday night Section 8,�Chasers won 5 sets to 1

Team members: Leigh Denning (C), Bill Kotlaroff, Joseph Hardy, Una Pietrangelo and Justin Santamaria

 

Contact: Carmelo Tarascio � 0422 193 793

http://www.bdnta.com/

 

JUNIORS (Eastern Region)

Junior competition is conducted by Eastern Region Tennis and is run on Saturday mornings commencing at 8:30am. Nunawading Tennis Club is well represented and offers a range of different teams for our junior players. We are able to cater for all ages and standards and also offer a variety of formats which include Mixed, Boys and Girls with a combination of both singles and doubles.

Contact (Saturday morning comp.): Duncan Pendrigh 0419 751 022

Nunawading Ladders

30/8/2013 Mixed Section 2 and Mixed Section 6 won the Premiership for Autumn 2013


Friday night competition for juniors is an intra-club competition run by Peter Caruana (Head Coach). This competition is for younger players who are just starting competition play and still learning the procedures of how competition matches take place. It is considered a stepping stone for junior players who are looking to get involved in Saturday morning inter-club competition.

Contact: Peter Caruana (Friday night) � 0409 857 321

 

SENIORS (Eastern Region)

Senior competition is conducted by Eastern Region Tennis and is run on Saturday afternoons commencing at 1:15pm. Our teams are currently participating in the Open Sets format of competition which is doubles only. There are other options for players if they express an interest in playing a different format. This competition is run as both a summer & winter season.

Contact: Duncan Pendrigh (Saturday Competition) �0419 751 022

Nunawading Ladders

http://www.ertinc.org.au/index.html

 

Sunday competition for seniors is available during the summer season only and commences at 1:15pm. The format is an Open Singles/Doubles competition with 2 players per team. One singles rubber and one doubles rubber is played. This competition provides a good alternative to Pennant during the summer season.

Contact: Carmelo Tarascio (Sunday Competition) � 0422 193 793

http://www.ertinc.org.au/index.html

2011/12 Summer Mixed 1 Premiers

Congratulation to our Saturday Mixed 1 team in winning the Grand Final on 24th March 2012.  This was the last Mixed competition held by ERT.

Members of the team are Nitaya Nicholson, Sarah Precott, Carmelo Tarascio & Jack Taylor.

Winter 2012 Mixed 1 Premiers

 

MIDWEEK LADIES

The MEMRLTA Ladies competition is played on a Tuesday and starts at 9.30 a.m.

 

The EDWTA Ladies competition is played on a Wednesday and starts at 10.00 a.m.

The format is a doubles only competition with 8-game sets being played.

Contact: Bev Czerniawski 0407 519 765

http://www.memrlta.org.au/index.html

Congratulations to Ophelia, Bev, Helena & Betty for winning the 2017 EDWTA Season 1 Sec 5 Grand Final

 

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIPS

Club Championships are held every March/April before the commencement of the winter Pennant season. It is expected that all players that have nominated for Pennant will participate in the Club Championships, as this assists the Pennant Convenor in finalising our team selections.

Club Championship events include:

Men's Open Singles & Doubles

Women's Open Singles & Doubles

Junior Boys & Girls Singles & Doubles (Under 18, Under 15, Under 11)

B Grade & C Grade Singles for Men & Women