Junior Interclub  

2018-19 Season 

Junior Interclub is played on Saturday mornings at 9 am at the Ashburton Trust Tennis Centre & Club courts. 

Players must belong to a local Club & be entered in an Interclub team at a grade appropriate to their skill level. 

Dates for 2018-19 season

Junior Interclub for the 2018-19 season starts Saturday 13th October 2018 and finishes pre Xmas Saturday 15th December 2018.

There will be no Junior Interclub

  •  Saturday 20th October 2018 [Labour weekend] 
  • Saturday 17th November 2018 [Canterbury Show weekend]  
  • Saturday 8th December 2017 [Frontrunner Bush Inn Junior Age Group Tournament]

Interclub restarts for the year on Saturday 26th January 2019 [post Christmas] and finishes for the season Saturday 23rd March 2019.

End of season Prize Giving will be held on the last day of Interclub Saturday 23rd March  2019

Grades for 2018-19 season

The competition is divided into four Grades according to the players' ability.  

The Grades are:

Junior C Grade

  • Players need to be able to rally, serve & score
  • Games are played on Saturday mornings at local Club courts
  • Play both singles & doubles
  • Must use 'Green Dot' balls
  • SIngles & Doubles - play 1 set to 6 - no tie break

Junior B Grade

  • As your skills & abilities begin to improve you move up the levels
  • Games are played on Saturday mornings at local Club courts
  • Play both singles & doubles
  • Must use 'Green Dot' balls
  • Singles & doubles - play 1 set to 6 - no tie break

 Junior A Grade

  • High standard of skill of rallying, serving & self umpiring
  • Games played on Saturday mornings at local Club courts
    Oak Grove, Ashburton
  • Play both singles & doubles
  • SIngles - play 1 set to 9 - tie break at 8 all, Doubles - play 1 set to 6 - tie break at 6 games all

B Grade [Not being played this season]

  • High standard of skill of rallying, serving and self umpiring
  • Games played on Saturday mornings at the Ashburton Trust Tennis Centre, Oak Grove, Ashburton
  • Play both singles & doubles
  • Singles - play to two tiebreak sets (tie break played at six game all) if one set all play a match tie break to 10 points (margin of two), Doubles - no ad deuce (receivers choice) play to nine games - if eight games play a tie break (first to seven, margin of two)

 

Draws & Points 2018-19 Season

Click the link above to be directed to Junior Interclub Draws & Points




Junior Interclub Team Managers




Mid Canterbury Tennis Information Booklet 2018-19 season




Mixed Gender Configure Rankings

Please refer to the table below to convert female players grades to an equivalent male grade [EMG]

Female Ranking

Equivalent Male Ranking [EMG]

S12

S12

S11

S11

S10

S11

S9

S10

S8

S10

S7

S9

S6

S8

S5

S7

S4

S6

S3

S5

S2

S4

S1

S3

 

Configure Ranking


 

 

Contact Information 2018-19 season

Junior Convenor:  
Peter Leonard
Mob:  027 433 2264
Email:  juniorconvenor@midcanterburytennis.co.nz

Junior Secretary
Debbie van Rooyen
Ph:  021 053 3487
Email:  juniorsecretary@midcanterburytennis.co.nz

Junior Draw Convenor:  
Lynette Bassett
Ph: 302 6970

Cancellations

All cancellation notices will be placed on the Mid Canterbury Tennis answer machine; phone 308 3020