What is Project Talent?
Project Talent is improving the quality and quantity of athletes under the age of 12.
Tennis Australia’s Project Talent forms the base of the Athlete Development Pathway.
Project Talent seeks to:
- identify and develop the most promising under 12-year-old players in Australia
- track the development of our most promising 12 and under athletes
- spread the word about Project Talent
- Continue to develop a passionate network of private coaches specialising in the 12/u age group
Project Talent in the ACT
The schedule of events for Project Talent is below. For further information about any of these programs please contact Talent Development Manager, Alun Jones on [email protected]
ACT Representative teams event competitions
|19-20 March||12/U NSW State Teams event – Bathurst|
|21-22 May||14/U NSW State Teams event – Gosford|
|October 2016||10/U NSW State Teams event – Cessnock|
|October 2016||Bruce Cup Primary Schools Competition – Albury|
|November 2016||Super 10’s|
|December 2016||12/U & 14/U State teams events – Melbourne|
|January 2017||Super 10’s Finals, Melbourne|
Talent Development Camps (invitation only)
|6 March||ACT/SE NSW Development camp|
|18-20 April||ACT/SE 12/U Development camp|
|November 2016||Super 10’s camp|
Talent Development Squad
This will consist of the Bruce Cup squad and be by invitation only. It will take place on Friday’s from 4-6pm during school terms.
Australian National Tournaments
|9-14 April||12/U & 14/U Grasscourt Nationals – Adelaide|
|24-28 September||12/U & 14/U Claycourt Nationals – Canberra|
|December||12/u & 14/U Hardcourt Nationals – Melbourne|