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The Wanderers Tennis Club

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Missing playing a ball sport?

Want to exercise without a mask?

How to get back to tennis here….

  1. Make sure your tennis membership is paid up
  2. Join the ‘Tennis during lockdown’ WhatsApp group (message Richard on 079 542 2293 to get added)
  3. Book a time with a coach, and pay your R25 per player direct to the coach
  4. Arrive on time wearing your mask
  5. The coach will sign you in. The first time you play you will need to sign an indemnity form.
  6. Play! Observe the safety guidelines
  7. Depart promptly, wearing your mask

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Q: I’m already a Wanderers member, can I play tennis?

A: Only Tennis South Africa affiliated players may play tennis under lockdown, this means that you need to join the tennis sub-club before you play.

Q: If I arrive at the courts in the time allocated will I be able to play?

A: No, play can only be under supervision of a Covid-19 licensed coach, you need to have made a prior booking.

Q: How do I make a court booking?

A: Court bookings are made on the ‘Tennis during lockdown’ WhatsApp group. Message Richard on 079 542 2293 to be added.

Q: It says that we can play until 6pm, but it gets dark before then. Can we put the floodlights on?

A: No floodlights are permitted under lockdown level 3.

Tennis is back

Hi tennis members, Play started last Wednesday and first on-court were Rowan and Kyle. Good to see Rowan still striking the ball with conviction. Phase 2 play: Phase 2 starts on 30 June when play will be open to all [...]

Tennis COVID-19 Info Pack: https://cdn.filestackcontent.com/kebRF1iwSXqg1jrCmzSh

Tennis players ready to resume training: http://www.tennissa.co.za/w/blog/tennis-players-ready-to-resume-training-

Tennis South Africa: Covid-19 Return to tennis operational plan https://cdn.filestackcontent.com/XT7rVF6YSQWQqvs0NuP9

Tennis is back

Hi tennis members, Play started last Wednesday and first on-court were Rowan and Kyle. Good to see Rowan still striking the ball with conviction. Phase 2 play: Phase 2 starts on 30 June when [...]

Notice to Tennis Members

Dear Wanderers tennis members, We are delighted that we may return to playing tennis. Tennis South Africa has been proactive in preparing operational plans and safety guidelines which means that we are one of [...]

Tournaments

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The Wanderers Tennis section is a vibrant club which includes top players as well as social players, juniors and learners. All who participate can benefit from physical exercise and social enjoyment and be as competitive as they wish. Learn more about becoming a member of The Wanderers Club here and take advantage of our top tennis and coaching facilities

Contacts

Richard Stocken (Chairman) Cell:  079 542 2293 e-mail
Howard Espley-Jones (Head Coach) Cell: 082 564-7745 e-mail

Affiliations

GCTA – Gauteng Central Tennis Association www.gctennis.com
Wanderers Tennis Academy

Facilities

12 Floodlit all weather courts

Number and Types of League Teams

Egoli league – Feb/March
4 Mens, 3 Ladies, 3 Juniors

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Egoli mixed league – May/June 2 Mixed

Gauteng Central – Aug/Sep
4 Mens, 3 Ladies, 3 Juniors

Days and Times of Social Tennis

Saturday afternoons – 2 pm to late (Visitors welcome)
Sunday mornings – 9 am to 12 (Visitors welcome)
Thursday evenings – 6.30pm till late (Visitors welcome)

League, Seniors and Junior Coaching

Tennis caters for all age groups from the very young beginners to the very old and experienced players. The Wanderers Tennis Academy provides both Senior and Junior coaching:

Senior Coaching     Howard Espley-Jones 082 564 7745 or [email protected].

Junior Coaching     Renier Moolman 072 294-8271, [email protected] or Darryl Burne (082) 951-6026 [email protected]

Social Tennis

All tennis section members are welcome at these social tennis sessions as are visitors of members, or new visitors on their own.

The social tennis sessions take place on:

• SATURDAY AFTERNOONS – From 14:00 onwards
• SUNDAY MORNINGS – From 09:15 onwards
• THURSDAY EVENINGS – From 18:30 onwards

Social Tennis Rules & Charter

Tennis News

Tennis is back

Hi tennis members, Play started last Wednesday and first on-court were Rowan and Kyle. Good to see Rowan still striking the ball with conviction. Phase 2 play: Phase 2 [...]

Notice to Tennis Members

Dear Wanderers tennis members, We are delighted that we may return to playing tennis. Tennis South Africa has been proactive in preparing operational plans and safety guidelines which means [...]