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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. Court bookings are made via the SportyHQ booking system. To be set up, please contact Paul Basmatzian on 082 902 1916
  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 the 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 via the SportyHQ booking system. To be set up, please contact Paul Basmatzian on 082 902 1916.

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 News March 2022

Wanderers Tennis completed another Egoli Men's and Ladies leagues with great results. We had 4 men's teams with 2 ladies teams participating. The Men's A team won the Men's Premier B division and returns to the A division which is the [...]

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 News March 2022

Wanderers Tennis completed another Egoli Men's and Ladies leagues with great results. We had 4 men's teams with 2 ladies teams participating. The Men's A team won the Men's Premier B division and returns to [...]

Tennis News February 2022

Tennis is coming out strong again! The last two years have been tough on all the clubs’ social sports. Fortunately for tennis, it allows natural social distancing and was allowed to continue, with certain restrictions, [...]

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

Marcel Goncalves (Chairman) Cell: 082 378 4656 e-mail
Paul Basmatzian (Membership) Cell: 082 902 1916 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
Sunday mornings – 9 am to 12
Thursday evenings – 6.30pm till late

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.

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 News March 2022

Wanderers Tennis completed another Egoli Men's and Ladies leagues with great results. We had 4 men's teams with 2 ladies teams participating. The Men's A team won the Men's Premier [...]

Tennis News February 2022

Tennis is coming out strong again! The last two years have been tough on all the clubs’ social sports. Fortunately for tennis, it allows natural social distancing and was allowed [...]