Tennis Hot Shots
ANZ Tennis Hot Shots (ANZTHS) Match Play are the perfect way for children to experience their first team tennis competition.
Key features of ANZTHS Match Play include:
- Local competition
- Time friendly format for families with defined start and finish times
- Shortened match format so kids get to play more matches
- Smaller courts, racquets and softer balls to suit your child’s age and skill level
- Parents can have fun with their kids through on court participation and support.
There are two competition categories that cater for players of different standards – The 10/u Orange Ball and the 10/u Green Ball.
Orange Ball League (5—8 year olds)
The orange ball leagues are aimed at children who are beginning to play the sport and have developed an understanding of tennis through Hot Shots coaching, Community Play or at school.
Green Ball League (7—12 year olds)
The green ball leagues are aimed at children who have some experience in playing the sport and are participating regularly in ANZ Tennis Hot Shots coaching, Community Play or tennis at school, or have progressed from an Orange Ball League.
Starts Friday 10th
& Sunday 12th
Glendearg Malvern TC
5:15pm—6:15pm Orange Ball
6:15pm—7:15pm Green Ball
Malvern Primary School
10:30am—11:30am Green Ball
Cost: $50 (5 Sessions)
Age 5-12 Years
Level: Orange & Green Ball (12 & Under)
On Court at the Australian Open 2018
Participants have the opportunity to be selected to have an on court experience at the Australian Open 2018.
Children have the opportunity to experience and learn how to play the game of tennis using modified courts and equipment.
Using modified equipment, kids will be guided through the technical and tactical fundamentals of the game in an environment that will instill a love of the game. All lessons are underpinned by a philosophy of learning through play, and teach skills for life such as agility, flexibility, balance and speed. Lessons will keep kids constantly involved with lots of cooperative partner activities used to challenge kids to improve their skills every week.