Junior Interclub  

Interclub Prep Coaching Term 3 

Term 3 we are holding Interclub Prep coaching for those wishing to play Interclub this coming season.  Coaching is held on Monday & Wednesday afternoons at 4.15 pm for seven weeks.  Coaching starts week of Monday 30th July 2018.

Attend once a week for $70 or twice a week for $130 [save $10]

How to Register

Registration is essential as there are limited spaces available.  Gate entry is included in the registration fee.  No refunds are issued for lessons not attended.

Refund Policy:  No refunds will be made, however the day may be changed subject to availability

Or print & complete the registration form & return with full payment to Mid Canterbury Tennis, PO Box 490, Ashburton 7740 or scan & email to admin@midcanterburytennis.co.nz

Payment can be paid to Mid Canterbury Tennis bank a/c 03-1351-0448178-00  Please use Surname & Interclub Prep as reference.

Important:  Full payment MUST be made at time of registration.  Your child is not registered until you have received confirmation by email.

For further information please contact:  Mid Canterbury Tennis ph 308 3020

Postponements

If a session has been postponed due to weather, a message will be placed on the Ashburton Trust Tennis Centre answer machine ph 308 3020 at approx 2.30 pm.  A notice will also be posted on our Facebook page [Mid Canterbury Tennis].  Please check if you are unsure if coaching is on.

Any session which are postponed will be be made up at the end of the term.

 

2017-18 Season 

Junior Interclub is played on Saturday mornings at 9 am at the Ashburton Trust Tennis Centre & Club courts. 

Players must belong to a local Club & be entered in an Interclub team at a grade appropriate to their skill level. 

Dates for 2017-18 season

Junior Interclub for the 2017-18 season starts Saturday 14th October 2017 and finishes pre Xmas Saturday 16th December 2017.

There will be no Junior Interclub

  •  Saturday 21st October 2017 [Labour weekend] 
  • Saturday 18th November 2017 [Canterbury Show weekend]  
  • Saturday 9th December 2017 [Mid Canterbury Junior Age Group Tournament]

Interclub restarts for the year on Saturday 27th January 2018 [post Christmas] and finishes for the season Saturday 24th March 2018.

There will be no Junior Interclub 

  • Saturday 3rd February 2018 [Waitangi weekend] 
  • Saturday 3rd March [Mid Canterbury Graded Tournament]  

End of season Prize Giving will be held on the last day of Interclub Saturday 24th March  2018

Grades for 2017-18 season

The competition is divided into four Grades according to the players' ability.  

The Grades are:

Junior C Grade

  • Players need to be able to rally, serve & score
  • Games are played on Saturday mornings at local Club courts
  • Play both singles & doubles
  • Must use 'Green Dot' balls
  • SIngles & Doubles - play 1 set to 6 - no tie break

Junior B Grade

  • As your skills & abilities begin to improve you move up the levels
  • Games are played on Saturday mornings at local Club courts
  • Play both singles & doubles
  • Must use 'Green Dot' balls
  • Singles & doubles - play 1 set to 6 - no tie break

 Junior A Grade

  • High standard of skill of rallying, serving & self umpiring
  • Games played on Saturday mornings at local Club courts
    Oak Grove, Ashburton
  • Play both singles & doubles
  • SIngles - play 1 set to 9 - tie break at 8 all, Doubles - play 1 set to 6 - tie break at 6 games all

B Grade [Not being played this season]

  • High standard of skill of rallying, serving and self umpiring
  • Games played on Saturday mornings at the Ashburton Trust Tennis Centre, Oak Grove, Ashburton
  • Play both singles & doubles
  • Singles - play to two tiebreak sets (tie break played at six game all) if one set all play a match tie break to 10 points (margin of two), Doubles - no ad deuce (receivers choice) play to nine games - if eight games play a tie break (first to seven, margin of two)

Draws & Points 2017-18 Season

Click the link above to be directed to Junior Interclub Draws & Points




Junior Interclub Team Managers




Mid Canterbury Tennis Information Booklet 2017-18 season




Mixed Gender Configure Rankings

Please refer to the table below to convert female players grades to an equivalent male grade [EMG]

Female Ranking

Equivalent Male Ranking [EMG]

S12

S12

S11

S11

S10

S11

S9

S10

S8

S10

S7

S9

S6

S8

S5

S7

S4

S6

S3

S5

S2

S4

S1

S3

 

Configure Ranking


 

 

Contact Information 2017-18 season

Junior Convenor:  
Peter Leonard
Mob:  027 433 2264
Email:  juniorconvenor@midcanterburytennis.co.nz

Junior Secretary
Debbie van Rooyen
Ph:  021 053 3487
Email:  juniorsecretary@midcanterburytennis.co.nz

Junior Draw Convenor:  
Lynette Bassett
Ph: 302 6970

Cancellations

All cancellation notices will be placed on the Mid Canterbury Tennis answer machine; phone 308 3020