GC 2021 SA Primary Schools team announcement

Congratulations to our players who have been selected to represent Gauteng Central at the SA Primary Schools Interprovincial Tournament from 6 – 9 August 2021 in Bloemfontein. GIRLS UNDER 13 A TEAM:Madison EdwardsJordan EdwardsBailey SelvamKayleigh StaytNicola KrugerNikilitha Ndungane BOYS UNDER 13 A TEAM:Nhlakanipho NgewenyaFranco ColinDeclan HalseyConnor MillerJames HadleySekani Vara

GC 2021 SA High Schools Team announcement

Congratulations to our players who have been selected to represent Gauteng Central at the SA High Schools Interprovincial Tournament from 6 – 9 August 2021 in Pretoria. BOYS UNDER 19 A TEAM: Wian Roothman Daniel Crowie Luke Carey Connor Doig Rynhard Roothman Josh Crowie GIRLS UNDER 19 A TEAM: Makayla Plitt Ane Dannhauser Carla Dannhauser…

WTA Future Stars coming to SA in April

Tennis South Africa (TSA) has confirmed a partnership with the WTA (Women’s Tennis Association), through the WTA Future Stars event taking place in South Africa in 2021. The format was due to debut in the country last year but was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. WTA Future Stars is a singles competition for girls…

GC High and Primary Schools Trials postponed

The GC schools trials that were due to take place in January and February 2021 have been postponed due to COVID related reasons. New dates will be confirmed during February and will be detailed on our website and Facebook page.

GC High and Primary Schools Trials entries now open

Entries are now open for the Gauteng Central High and Primary Schools trials for 2021 to be held at Ellis Park Tennis Stadium. The High schools trials will take place on 30 and 31 January 2021 for the girls and 6 and 7 February 2021 for the boys. The 2021 Tennis South Africa High Schools…

Growthpoint Super 8 – a great end to 2020

The Gauteng Central Growthpoint Super 8 tournament took place at Ellis Park Tennis Stadium from 18 – 22 December 2020. It was a great way for GCTA to end the year and we thank all the players who joined us in making it a successfull event. A word of appreciation must also go the the…

GC Schools team vs Gauteng North

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic this year the Tennis South Africa High and Primary Schools Interprovincial tournaments were cancelled. To give our players the chance to compete, Gauteng Central and Gauteng North recently played against each other. Our U/13 and U/19 teams travelled to Pretoria and the U/15 teams played at Ellis Park Tennis Stadium….

Significant changes to selected upcoming TSA tournaments

Tennis South Africa (TSA) announced several significant changes to the upcoming Growthpoint Super 8 and Junior National tournaments to be held in KwaZulu–Natal and Free State respectively in October in line with the national government level 2 regulations. Most notably, the association has decided to cancel the qualifying rounds with draws to be reduced from…

TSA announces return of Junior and Senior Events

Junior Tennis: Tennis South Africa (TSA) has today announced the plans for the resumption of junior tennis tournaments with the health and safety of all involved the primary focus. Tournaments are currently set to resume in the week commencing 22 August 2020. Click here for the calendar for August and September (reflecting which Districts/Provinces) have…

TSA extends tournaments suspension

Tennis South Africa (TSA) has announced a further suspension of all sanctioned events, under its jurisdiction, until the 7th June 2020, inclusive. The decision to extend the shutdown of local tennis tournaments, and related activities, has been taken in light of the ever-growing threat posed by the COVID-19 outbreak and the State President’s announcement of…

TSA events suspended

Tennis South Africa has today confirmed that all TSA sanctioned events will be suspended for the next 6 weeks – until the 20th April at the earliest. This follows Sunday evening’s declaration by our State President of a national state of disaster in South Africa. Within the declaration there are three key considerations that immediately…

GC players excel at Junior Masters

The country’s premier annual junior event Growthpoint Junior Masters took place at the Riaan Venter Tennis Academy this past weekend. Eight players in the boys and girls under 12, 14, 16 and 18 age groups were competing against each other for their respectve titles as Junior Masters. We are so proud of our three Gauteng…

Growthpoint Junior Masters starts today

The seeds and draw for this weekend’s 2018 Growthpoint Masters have been announced by Tennis South Africa (TSA). The country’s premier junior event that ends the 2017/18 junior tennis season takes place at the Riaan Venter Tennis Academy on the NWU-PUKKE campus in Potchefstroom from Friday 5 October to Sunday 7 October 2018. Eight players…

TSA launch Junior Awards

The Growthpoint Junior Masters event is set to take place in Potchefstroom in early October. The event brings the curtain down on the 2017/18 junior tennis season. To mark this milestone, TSA has decided to create a junior awards function on the Sunday evening of the tournament. The evening will have a variety of functions…