TSA Junior National Team Coach vacancy

As part of an ongoing process of professionalizing our high-performance structures, TSA has decided to move away from appointing junior national team coaches on a per event (or tour) basis. Instead a junior national team coach, together with an assistant coach, will now be appointed, per age group, on a fixed term two-contract. For the…

Growthpoint TOPGUNS action so far

It was a busy weekend of Growthpoint Top Guns action, with four more Provincial winners advancing to the national finals of the club event. Brighton (KZN), Strand (Boland), Klerksdorp (North West) and Camps Bay (Western Province) will represent their Provinces after each winning their respective regional finals. Each provincial winning team earns R10 000 for their club,…

GC Growthpoint TOPGUNS club playoffs

The Growthpoing TOPGUNS National Club Championships will start at 09h00 on both Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 at Ellis Park. There are to be 2 section of 4 teams per section with three rounds being played on the Saturday and the semi’s and finals played on the Sunday. The winning team will receive R10 000…

Age Groups for the new year

Please note when entering TSA December tournaments that you enter in the correct age group. Below are the new year’s age groups effective from 1 December 2017 to 30 November 2018 based on the year the player is born: 2011 – 2008 UNDER 10 2007 – 2006 UNDER 12 2005 – 2004 UNDER 14 2003…

Lloyd Harris wins Excellence Award

Massive congratulations to rising SA tennis star, Lloyd Harris, who won a special Ministerial award for Excellence at last night’s SA Sport Awards – hosted by the Department of Sport & Recreation. Lloyd was also a finalist in the Newcomer of the Year category at the same event. Well done Lloyd, as well as his…

Neville Godwin wins 2017 ATP World Tour Coach of the Year Award

Neville Godwin, Kevin Anderson’s coach for four years, has been chosen by his peers as the winner of Coach of the Year in the 2017 ATP World Tour Awards presented by Moët & Chandon. The award, which was introduced in 2016, honours the coach who helped guide their player to a higher level of performance…

SA results – ITF Seniors World Team Championships

The 2017 ITF Seniors World Team Championships were played in Miami Beach from 20 October to 3 November and the final placings for our South African teams are: Maria Esther Bueno Cup (W50) – 6th Alice Marble Cup (W60) – 8th Fred Perry Cup (M50) – 25th (last place) Austria Cup (M55) – 17th Von…

Kevin Anderson and Neville Godwin part ways

Pretoria, South Africa – South African tennis ace, Kevin Anderson announced Tuesday night that he would be parting ways with his coach Neville Godwin. Godwin, a former ATP professional player and Davis Cup player hails from Johannesburg, South Africa and has been coaching Anderson for the past four years. During this period, Anderson rose to…