Feedback from the recent schools indaba

A schools indaba was recently held in Gauteng to review the current state of schools tennis in South Africa. The indaba was attended by schools tennis representatives from across the country, TSA head office personnel, local government, as well as the President and CEO of TSA. The following matters were raised at the indaba and will receive…

International Tennis Club 3 way friendly tour to London

The International Tennic Club (IC) of Great Britain has invited IC South Africa and IC Canada to a three way friendly tour. Participants will play at Edgbaston, St George’s and Hurlingham clubs, all on grass. The players have also been invited to the IC Ball and to Wimbledon on day 1 as guest members and…

ITF Zimbabwe F1 Futures

Congratulations to South African players Altus Karsten, Michael Copeland and Lleyton Cronje on qualifying at the ITF Zimbabwe F1 Futures. They will be joining main draw entrants Nik Scholtz [1], Joshua Howard-Tripp, Warren Kuhn [Wildcard] and Timothy Dollman. Best of luck to all the players especially our Gauteng Central ones.

Team SA named for Bahamas 2017 Commonwealth Youth Games

The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) have named the team to compete at the 2017 Commonwealth Youth Games in Nassau, Bahamas from 19-23 July. The team will have representation in six of the nine sporting codes being showcased on the Caribbean island. The six codes are: Athletics, Beach Volleyball, Boxing, Judo, Swimming…

Kevin climbs 19 places on ATP ranking

Kevin Anderson has climbed 19 places to 37th on the ATP rankings after his recent success at Roland Garros. Unfortunately Kevin had to withdraw due to a left hamstring injury during his 4th round French Open match against Marin Cilic of Croatia.

Anderson Supports Tennis For Africa Initiative

Kevin Anderson, ambassador of Tennis for Africa, attended the press conference on the initiative “TENNIS CAMPS” at Salaria Sport Village. The scholarships for youths from Tanzania are developed in the framework of a social developing project for youth through the promotion of sport and in particular or the discipline of tennis. “It is a pleasure…

Beach tennis comes to Gauteng

Tennis South Africa has partnered with Pococks Indoor Beach Volleyball centre as a preferred Beach Tennis Venue in Gauteng. Beach Tennis is one of the new initiatives that TSA is launching in 2017. In order to play Beach Tennis, a player does need to be able to play formal tennis. In fact, Beach Tennis is…

TSA reaches out to Gauteng Schools

As part of it ongoing tennis development initiative, TSA distributed essential tennis equipment across selected Gauteng North schools on Friday. Eight schools each received a tennis starter pack – consisting of:  Rackets ( 19’,21’,23’ and 25’) Green dot balls Red dot balls Orange dot balls Set of Cones Throw down line The eight schools, TSA engaged…