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1 September 2017 | Tennis Tasmania

Super 10s is an exciting competition for boys and girls who are born in either 2006, 2007 or 2008 with a focus on team-based play and fostering developmental attributes and behaviours.

Players interested in participating in the Super 10s season will need to register via the link below. Once registered, players will be provided the opportunity to attend training days throughout late October with qualified, experienced coaches and selectors. The dates of these Challenge days as follows;

Friday 27th October 4pm-6.30pm Devonport Tennis Club, Eugene Street, Devonport
Saturday 28th October 9am-12pm Launceston Regional TC, 57 Racecourse Cr, Launceston
Sunday 29th October 9am-12pm Domain Tennis Centre, 2 Davies Avenue, Hobart
Eligibility

To be eligible for Super 10s selection you will need to register for the Challenge Days and must still be aged 10 on the last day of November. For example. Season #2 is run from 11 November – 3 December. Therefore you still have to be 10 years old on the 30th November 2017 to participate. Once selected, you must also be available for all rounds of Season #2, see below dates.

>Register here for Season #2

Invitations for the subsequent Super 10s season will be sent out after the conclusion of all Training Days. Please note selected players will be required to pay season fees of $120.

Key Competencies

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.

– 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

Pre-season Preparation

Players are encouraged to participate in the following tournaments during the lead up to Super 10s

JDS South Block 2 – Sep 2-23
JDS North Block 2 – Sep 3-24
Hobart Open JT Bronze (&10s) Oct 3-6
Bell Bay Aluminum JT Silver (&10s)Oct 10-12

2017 Season #2 Dates
Camp & Rounds 1 & 2 Saturday 11 & Sunday 12 November Domain Tennis Centre, 2 Davies Avenue, Hobart
Rounds 3 & 4 Saturday 25 November Launceston Regional TC, 57 Racecourse Cr, Launceston
Rounds 5 & 6 Saturday 2 & Sunday 3 December Burnie & Devonport Tennis Club

For more Super 10s information please contact Trent Constance, Talent Manager, email [email protected] or call 0481 037 163.