Update: 29th October from Waverley Tennis
Please note that all dates detailed in the following release are provisional, and dependent on the approval of all levels of goverment for the resumption of competition tennis.
Following the Match Committee meeting on Tuesday 27th October and in light of the current restrictions, the Summer 2020/21 season start date has been put back to the weekend of the 14th and 15th November. Further details of this season as well as Hot Shots, and Spring Night Competition are in the following document.
Tennis Victoria's update was released on Monday 23rd November.
TENNIS 24 ANNOUNCES WILSON RANGE AND PRICING FOR THE NEW SEASON AND BEYOND
Tennis is back and so is Tension 24, with an updated range and priciing of Wilson tennis balls.
More details are on the Wilson Balls page. (Please note that this page can now be found under the Waverley Competitions tab.)
The Waverley Weekend Handbook is only available in an electronic form this season. The PDF version can be accessed by clicking on the cover.
The teams and fixtures in the handbook include all team changes and withdrawals that had been made at the time of the upload.
To make navigation easier, this handbook contains active links for both the Index and the By-Laws.
The details are correct as at 9:00pm 26th November 2020
SUMMER 2020-21 - BY-LAW CHANGES DUE TO COVID-19
By Law Amendments (Summer 2020/21 Only)
- 2 matches to qualify for finals.
- Eligibility for junior competition if turning 19 before 5th September 2020.
Also recommend no afternoon tea in senior matches as yet despite club room access now permitted. Players should supply their own needs at this stage until further notice.
The Home team needs to provide a score sheet and copy for the opposition. Either download from website or contact Trevor for a scorebook.
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING - 12TH NOVEMBER
The Annual General Meeting to be held on Thursday evening, 12th November, 2020, at 7.30pm via MS Teams Meetings.
The Teams app doesn't need to be downloaded if it hasn't already been installed. The Teams meeting can also be accessed by using Teams in a browswer. This short video explains how to get into a Teams meeting using either the app on your device, or by using a browser. https://youtu.be/JXo5_FjRIyw
Invitations have been forwarded to all Affiliated Tennis Clubs by Treasurer, George Mitsas.
Please advise Waverley Tennis if not received.
Nominations for the Committee of Management have been called for and nominations close on Sunday, 1st November, 2020, with Secretary, Van Ta Placidi.
For the Club Affiliates who didn't receive the email, here are the:
SPRING 2020 SEASON NIGHT TENNIS
The shortened Spring season commenced on Tuesday night.17th November, for a 5 week season.
No Finals series, with the top team being declared the section winners.
2020 Spring Season Draw (updated 8 Nov 2020)
AUTUMN 2021 SEASON NIGHT TENNIS
The Autumn season will commence on Monday night.1st February 2021. .
Autumn 2021 Entry Form (Download and open with Acrobat Reader DC.)
2020 WAVERLEY ASSOCIATION JUNIOR LEAGUE TEAMS
They can also be viewed on the Junior Pennant page.
We are waiting on Tennis Victoria to confirm commencing dates.
WDTA MIDWEEK LADIES COMPETITION
The next competition for Midweek Ladies is planned for commencement on 4th February 2021. Convenors have been notified.
WAVERLEY TENNIS HOT SHOTS MATCH PLAY
TERM 4 ENTRIES NOW OPEN
Entry packs have now been distributed to all Waverley Tennis Affiliates.
2020 Term 4 entries close 30 October
- 5 week season (no finals)
- starts Sunday 15 November 2020
- finishes Sunday 13 December 2020
Hot Shots Match Play is the first step in the Waverley Tennis player development pathway. This is a great way to introduce young players & parents to competition tennis. Read More
WAVERLEY JUNIOR SQUADS
Want to find out more about our Waverley Tennis Junior Development Squads?
Contact Lyn Gillen (Junior Development Squad Liaison Officer) to arrange a try out.
Opportunities also to represent Waverley Tennis in team events.
Give Lyn a ring on 0412 567 496
MID-WEEK MEN'S COMPETITION
It is likely the next season will be Autumn 2021. Players are encouraged to get onto the email list for the latest news.
Enquires to Lindsay Coster email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Pinewood Community Bank
The Pinewood Community Bank Branch of Bendigo Community Bank, a significant Sponsor of the Association, invites affiliated clubs and their members to participate in their Community Support program.
Click here for more information.