Tennis NSW

Tennis Country

The role of Tennis Country is to review the operations of tennis in regional NSW. Tennis Country is made up of six Country Delegates and six Regional Delegates from across the six country regions. Tennis Country provides advice to the Board and management on the sport in regional and rural NSW.

In addition to its structural role supporting tennis in each of the country regions, Tennis Country has also focussed on reviewing Grassroots and Participation programs, Events and competitions.  The Committee is also responsible for the NSW Country Championships, Country Week and Country Starz programs.

Tennis Country Management Committee 2014-2016

  • Ellen Gordon (Northumberland Country Delegate)
  • Rob Eldridge (Northumberland Regional Delegate)
  • Darren Crispin (North East Country Delegate)
  • Richelle Steele (North East Regional Delegate)
  • Tim White (Central West Country Delegate)
  • Michael Swift (Central West Regional Delegate)
  • Bernadette Cahill (South West Country Delegate)
  • Garth Quast (South West Regional Delegate)
  • Justin Sherriff (North West Country Delegate)
  • Peter Louis (North West Regional Delegate)
  • Dave Allen (South East Country Delegate)
  • Bronwyn Myers (South East Regional Delegate)
  • Wendy Saville – Board appointed Chairperson

Click here to visit one of the six country regions websites

Selection Criteria

The Tennis Country Management Committee select teams to represent NSW Country at the Foundation Cup, City vs. Country Challenge and other teams events from time to time. Whilst selections are bound by the Tennis NSW Selection Policy Guidelines, the following criteria also relate to country events.

Click here for the criteria.