Growthpoint Super 8 Gauteng Central Tournament

Draws are now available for the Growthpoint Super 8 GC tournament – wishing all players the very best for our tournament which starts on Monday! Have fun and enjoy and let fair play be the winner. Venues are: Ellis Park Tennis Club, Marks Park Sports Club, Linden High School and Kenrho Tennis Club. Click here…

SA team at Maccabi World Championships

Best of luck to team South Africa taking part at the 20th edition of the Maccabi World Championships in Israel from 4 – 18 July 2017. The team is managed and coached by ex Gauteng Central provincial player Byron Werbeloff. The team comprises: Aaron Cohen Aaron Marks Adam Witt Daniela Davidyan Daniella Lang Dylan Salton…

Gauteng Cup draw

The draws for the Gauteng Cup Qualifying are now available – GAUTENG CUP Ellispark Draw

Gauteng Cup – Tennis Development Extravaganza

The Gauteng Cup – Tennis Development Extravaganza tournament is open to all development players and the qualifying events will take place on 24/25 June at the following venues: – Ellispark Tennis Centre Johannesburg for all GC, GE and GW players – Groenkloof Tennis Centre Pretoria for all GN players The top eight players from each…

Bertus out in round 2 at Junior French Open

Gauteng Central player and St Stithians scholar Bertus Kruger had an awesome run at his first Junior French Open going all the way from qualifying through to round 2 of the main draw. Unfortunately Bertus’ run came to an end today after a close encounter with the number 10 seed from America, Oliver Crawford. The…

Marks Park Ladies Doubles Tourney

The Marks Park Ladies Double tournament will take place on Sunday 31 July  at Marks Park tennis club. Entries close on Saturday 23 July and are to be made via email: Lynda – lyndadianejohnson@gmail.com Kim – rudmankim@gmail.com

A lesson in sportsmanship – Caitlin Herb

Ex GC player Caitlin Herb taught us all a lesson in true sportsmanship last weekend at the Wilson R100,000 Challenge tournament played in Benoni. Caitlin reached the finals of the women’s singles draw. Unfortunately the tournament was rained out and her opponent was not able to play the following day (Monday), so she offered to share…

St Stithians crowned champs for the 4th year at Bestmed Gerrie Berner

This past weekend the 12th Bestmed Gerrie Berner Festival took place in Stellenbosch in the Western Cape. This very prestigious festival is hosted by Paul Roos Gymnasium and twelve schools from across South Africa participates in this event. For the 4th year in a row St. Stithians was crowned the champion after beating Paul Roos…

Wilson Marks Park Grand Prix winners

Congratulations to the winners of the Wilson Marks Park Grand Prix played from 27 April to 1 May. Thanks to all players who participated and we hope that you enjoyed the tournament. Thanks also to all the officials who made it a success! WS: Lienke de Kock MS: Joshua Howard-Tripp MD: Vasilios Caripi/Mark Chigaazira WD:…

Easter Weekend tennis at Saints Sportsfest

St Stithians will be hosting their 34th edition of the Saints Sports Festival featuring eight sporting codes for a jam-packed, fun-filled Festival. The fun begins with the Prep Festival from 6 – 8 April 2017 and ends with the College Festival taking place over the Easter weekend (12, 13, 15, 17 April 2017). There will…

Best of luck for TSA Junior Nationals

Best of luck to all our Gauteng Central players participating in the TSA Junior Nationals in Bloemfontein starting tomorrow. Keep the GC flag flying high on and off the courts boys and girls! Draws (once published) may be found here.

Junior Nationals and FS Series – change of dates

Tennis South Africa would like to bring to your attention that there has been a change in the order of events for the April School holidays. The order of events are now as follows: AJC – 26th March to 4th April 2017 TSA Primary and High School Week – 1st to 4th April 2017 TSA…

St Stithians crowned Grey Nedbank 2016 winners

The newly crowned 2016 Grey Nedbank Tennis Festival winners are St Stithians College of Johannesburg. St Stithians won the title in Bloemfontein over the weekend when they beat hosts and defending champions Grey College Bloemfontein in the final. The St Stithians College team are pictured from left-right; Marius Masencamp (Manager), Matthew Vercuil, Tinashe Taruberekera, Justin…