Player Development


Southern District Team selection criteria: Southern Rep Criteria



Player Pathway/Experience

Watch this space for a visual illustration of the tennis pathway/experiences for tennis players.

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This page has been developed to enhance communication with Coaches and Players for upcoming representative fixtures. Teams are currently being selected. Criteria The player must be affiliated through a club. Results at international, national, provincial and then local level are a major criterion. Head to head results among contenders are significant. Request challenges can be …

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Tennis Hot Shots

Tennis Hot Shots is the national starter tennis programme for New Zealand children. Tennis Hot Shots is just for kids. Smaller courts, shorter racquets and softer balls mean that kids can play a proper game of tennis from the moment they step on court. Tennis Hot Shots is made up of four components (schools, coaching, …

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Tournaments and Southern Series

Southern Series 2017-18 Southern Series is an initiative to provide game development for Southern tennis players by encouraging players to travel to Tournaments within the Southern Region. Players that participate inĀ at least TWO Junior tournamentsĀ outside their home Association will be put into a prize draw. Here is a list of the tournaments in the Southern …

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Find a Coach

The following is a list of local coaches who are available to give you or your child tennis lessons. Mat McCutcheon Tel 027 3261816 M.A.T. Tennis Coaching ITF Level 1 coaching qualification,Tennis NZ approved national participation programme deliverer   Shaun Paringatai Tel 0274366166 TennisPlus+ Coaching   Julia Scott Tel 027 2219006 or 03 4657182 …

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