Connecting girls and women to tennis

Tennis has identified that there are many opportunities in our sport for girls and women. To help clubs with developing this environment we suggest the following check list:

  • Welcoming environment
  • Engaging, empathetic coach
  • Team, fun and fitness
  • Build self-confidence and develop mastery
  • Flexible playing options
  • Valued and supported

Karen Clydesdale, Tennis Australia’s Community Manager, presented at the ANZ Community forum in victoria on the factors affecting females participating in tennis – opportunities and ideas for your club

Vic Health reports show that there are opportunities for Tennis to help increase physical activity participation for women. View report here.


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