IC 16U Challenge

The International Tennis Club of South Africa is very excited to welcome top 16U juniors from four African countries. Botswana, Mauritius, Zimbabwe and South Africa will spend 3 days competing for the winner’s prize of a trip to London to participate in the IC World Finals in August 2014 against the winners from North America,…

Squad Invitations

Squad invitations for 2012 have been sent out to players. The first squad session will be held at Ellis Park on the 21 January 2012 at 08h30.  This will be a playing session for the juniors as well as an information session for all parents.  Please remember that membership of the squad is only secured on…

Results of GE Friendly

Saturday morning saw Gauteng Central playing a friendly match against local rivals Gauteng East. The under 12 and 14 teams played in Benoni whilst the older groups played at Ellis Park. Results are: under 18 : Gauteng Central won 14 – 9 under 16 : Gauteng Central won 20 – 6 under 14 : Gauteng…

Newsletter No 9

LEAGUES Our summer leagues have finished and CONGRATULATIONS to all the section winners. Bundes League was again centralized at Ellis Park with the German Club winning the mens and Bryanston Sports Club the ladies. A word of congratulations to Bryanston. They wore their club shirts with pride and it proves the old adage that when…

Newsletter – 08/2009

NEWSLETTER 10/09 by Mike Dunk SUMMER LEAGUE Another league has been completed and congratulations to all the section winners and in particular to Bedfordview whose men and ladies sides won Bundes League. There were a similar number of teams participating in the league this year, but a growing concern was sadly very much in evidence….

Davis Cup Ushers

We are looking for ushers for the Davis Cup tie against India. If you are a GC provincial squad member and would be interested please call Mickey Styles in the morning on 011 402 5615. Only 2nd year under 14’s, under 16’s and under 18’s and you must have an official GC kit.

Newsletter – 08/2009

Very many thanks to all those clubs who sent representatives to the Annual General Meeting earlier this month. As Bruce Gray, the President, said in his report, it had been a frustrating year with many hours spent by the Executive in discussions and meetings with various parties trying to get the Ellis Park Tennis Grounds…

Newsletter No 01/2009

On behalf of the Executive Committee I take this opportunity of wishing you all the very best for 2009 and may it be a good one for tennis, not in our Province but South Africa as a whole.   Not only have we the revamped SA Open starting next week but also the Davis Cup…

First squad of 2009

All we can say is wow! It was great to see so many of our regulars back but the most impressive thing was just how many new juniors attended the first session of squad. Ellis Park was absolutely buzzing today and we hope that this continues through the year. Welcome! Whilst learning and working hard…

Newsletter – 09/2008

CONGRATULATIONS….. To our two junior girls who won National titles at the recent Junior Nationals in Bloemfontein. Tracy Plant won the under 16 title and Veronique Luksich took the under 18 title ensuring that the title stayed in Gauteng Central for the second year in a row. Tracy was seeded fourth but had a great…

Squad

Squad has finished for this term and will reopen on 19 July. We wish all our players a wonderful school break and good luck with the tournaments. Best of luck for the exams!

Kit

We are currently working on a new design for our 2009 kit which hopefully will be available at the beginning of next year. This year no kit was available to our players except to those that represented us at the Inter Provincial in Bloemfontein. However, should you be interested in purchasing any of this kit…

Barretts Tournament Results

Pieter Calitz continued his domination of the local tennis scene when he won both his semi final and final match in the Barretts Champion of Champions tournament at Ellis Park without dropping a game.   Having won the recent Marks Park Open, Calitz continued with his dominant form to crush Hilton Nyakabau in the semi…