Rafa Nadal Tour Australia
Tour dates: Nine events from April 2021 to January 2022, for juniors in the 12/under and 14/under age groups.
The Rafa Nadal Tour is a junior tennis circuit launched in Spain in 2014. It has a strong focus on sport and education combining the tournament aspect with dynamic and fun educational activities (classroom and physical) for the players aiming to establish strong fundamental values, this involves teaching and working towards the four main pillars of the tour:
SPORTSMANSHIP: The appropriate and correct behaviour during the practice of any sport, as well as the acceptance of adverse situations willingly.
COMMITMENT: The capacity that players have to acknowledge, get involved and accomplish something that has been previously agreed to.
FELLOWSHIP: The friendly and collaborative relationship between different people, which is defined by solidarity, sympathy, generosity, respect.
EFFORT: The capacity to work with discipline, to accomplish the obligations and to behave with perseverance to improve oneself.
|Event||Date||Location||How to enter|
|1||2021 Rafa Nadal Tour – ACT||13-16 April 2021||Tennis World Canberra||Enter here|
|2||2021 Rafa Nadal Tour – TAS||17-20 April 2021||Burnie Tennis Club||Enter here|
|3||2021 Rafa Nadal Tour – WA||23-26 April 2021||State Tennis Centre||Enter here|
|4||2021 Rafa Nadal Tour – QLD presented by USQ||01-03 May 2021||Toowoomba Regional Tennis Centre||Enter here|
|5||2021 Rafa Nadal Tour – VIC||03-06 July 2021||Beaumaris Lawn Tennis Club||Enter here|
|6||2021 Rafa Nadal Tour – SA||12-16 July 2021||West Lakes Tennis Club||Enter here|
|7||2021 Rafa Nadal Tour – NT||16-20 September 2021||Darwin International Tennis Centre||Enter here|
|8||2021 Rafa Nadal Tour – NSW*||27-30 September 2021*||TBC – NSW||Enter here|
|2021 Rafa Nadal Tour – Australian Masters*||January 2022*||TBC – VIC||Invitation Only|
|* dates September 2021 onwards are subject to confirmation|
The eight winning players from each 12/u & 14/u singles events, as well as a corresponding Trophy of Values winner will progress to the end of circuit Australian Masters event. The Trophy of Values recognises a player from each event that shows a positive attitude and behaviour on and off the court, and who lives the Values of the Rafa Nadal Tour.
The Rafa Nadal Tour Australian Masters event is scheduled to be held in Melbourne in January 2022 (final dates and location to be confirmed). A maximum of sixteen (16) players will be invited to compete in each 12/u & 14/u boys and girls Masters event, with further Rafa and Rafa Nadal Academy prizes on offer (full details TBC later in the year).