Northern Territory

KEY DATES – SEASON #1  2021

The Super 10s is a competition for the up and coming 10 and under tennis players within the Northern Territory. From the Trial Day, boys and girls will be selected to compete in the Super 10’s season. Players will be placed in to teams of four or five, be assigned a team manager who will be on court to support them throughout the competition, and will compete in a round robin format against the other four teams. Played with green ball, this competition allows the best 10 year olds in the state to come together and receive quality matchplay against their peers. They have the opportunity to compete in a team and receive advice and support from their team manager throughout.

Date Round Time Venue
Saturday 24th April 2021 Trial Day (free) 4:00-6:00pm Darwin International Tennis Centre
Saturday 8th May 2021 Round 1 4:00-6:00pm Darwin International Tennis Centre
Saturday 15th May 2021 Round 2 4:00-6:00pm Tennis Palmerston
Saturday 22nd May 2021 Round 3 4:00-6:00pm TEMS Coconut Grove
Saturday 29th May 2021 Round 4 4:00-6:00pm Garden Tennis

GUIDELINES FOR PARTICIPATION
As a guideline for participation in Super 10s, players should be able to perform the following green ball key competencies. If unsure, please speak to your child’s private coach to assess whether Super 10s is the appropriate competition for the player’s stage of development.

Key Competencies:

–   Differentiate speed and spin on first and second serves

–   Rally crosscourt for 10–15 shots varying height over the net, depth, speed and spin

–   Use approach, drive volley, volley and overhead in an offensive way

–   Keep great posture and maintain balance from a wide, narrow, and one-legged base

–   Display independence; pack their own bag for matches and practice, and complete a regular warm-up routine and practice regularly without the coach

AGE ELIGIBILITY
Players must be 10 years of age or younger at the beginning of the season to be eligible to participate.

REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS

Players must register online for the Trial Day (free), if selected to participate in the season there will a fee of $120.00. To register as a member and obtain a National Member ID which then allows registration for Super 10’s, follow the below instructions:

1). Click the following link – revolutioniseSPORT Registration Link

2). Click ‘registration’ at the top of the page, select Register and then ‘Northern Territory ’ from the drop-down menu

3). You will be sent an email with a user name, National Member ID and a password reset

4). Once registered and logged in click on ‘events’ at the top of the home page and select either NT – Super 10’s Season 1, 2021

If there are any questions regarding registration, please email Gemma Harper –[email protected]    

For any other queries or more information please contact Mitchell Pleydell, Pathways Lead, Northern Territory:

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 0434 897 183

Players shake hands. KARA TYSON