Africa Youth Games

Tennis South Africa have named their junior players to be part of the South African team to compete in the 2nd Africa Youth Games and GCTA congratulate Richard Thongoana and Sarah Sarjoo on their selection.

The Africa Youth Games will be held in Gaborone, Botswana from 22 to 31 May 2014.

The tennis team will be part of 19 sporting codes making up the South African team. The Games are an important multi-code event serving as Africa’s preparation for the upcoming second Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China later this year.

The holding camp for Team SA will be in Johannesburg on 19 May and the team will travel to Gaborone the following day to set up camp at the University of Botswana residence.

The South African tennis team is announced as follows;

Boys; Richard Thongoane (Gauteng Central) and Kris van Wyk (Boland)

Girls; Janet Koch (Boland), Sarah Sarjoo (Gauteng Central)

The team coach will be Patrick Tsunke (Gauteng East).