TBHS – Qualifying for National Secondary Schools Teams Finals

The Timaru Boys High School Tennis Team has made history this past weekend by qualifying for Tennis NZ National Secondary Schools Teams Finals. The team of five players: James Watt, Josh Cameron, George McAleer, Matt Ellis and Connor Crotty competed in the South Island Secondary School Championship Play-Offs at the Trust Aoraki Tennis Centre, here…

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Coaching Corner-01

TSC has started its Tennis in Schools programmes and will be continuing the programme into Term 4 and we thank the schools that have signed up with us. We are grateful to have Mark Offen and Rachel Ellis on board to be delivering the programme to the schools around South Canterbury and encourage children to…

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Tennis South Canterbury – Board Vacancies

Organisation Background Tennis South Canterbury Incorporated is a non-profit regional sporting organisation that fosters and promotes the game of tennis in the South Canterbury region. TSC’s purpose is to enable and promote quality tennis experiences at every level. There are 14 clubs affiliated to Tennis South Canterbury. The tennis community has worked hard over the…

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2016 T4 Secondary Schools BASH

The 2016 Term 4 SC Secondary Schools BASH competition has now been completed with 24 teams taking part in this Wednesday after-school doubles comp.  Five teams signed up for the competitive grade while 19 teams took part in the social grade.  Each team plays two 30 minute rounds each afternoon and the game scores counts…

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Obituary – Ken McEwing

Ken was recently elected a “Life Member” of Tennis South Canterbury which when you consider his involvement in tennis over the last 50 years plus, was long overdue. He was a Member of the Wilson Street Baptist Tennis Club Tennis South Canterbury Committee member 1964 – 78 He served as TSC President 1966 – 68…

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SC Juniors Shine at Southern Primary Schools Champs

SC junior players were to the fore at the Southern Primary Schools Championships held yesterday in Dunedin. SC dominated the titles in the Girls Events with rising star Jess Aldridge (Grantlea Downs)  taking out the Yr 6 and under Girls Final from Sophie Willans (Mararoa School) 5-3, 4-0. Kate Crawford (Craighead) was the no.2 seed…

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2016 AGM President’s Report

It is my pleasure and honour to present my 2nd Presidents Report to the board of South Canterbury Tennis. Our role as the Board of Tennis South Canterbury is primarily governance – to set the structures, systems, goals and direction of the sport. I believe the sport of tennis is in a healthy position in…

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