Tennis Geelong Inc

JUNIOR COMPETITION

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A junior competition for players under the age of 18 years at May 1 for Winter season and October 1 for Summer season is conducted on Saturday mornings commencing at 9.00 am. The Junior Competition for the 2017 Winter season has 118 teams competing in 19 sections. The Junior Competition for the 2017/18 Summer season has 178 teams competing in 23 sections. This Summer season, Sections 19, 20, 21, 22 & 23 will be using low compression green balls. This Winter season, Sections 18 and 19 will be using the low compression green balls. All other Sections will use new regular approved balls.

The Junior Competition format consists of four player teams with single sex sections (four girls or four boys) playing first to six games (tie break at 5 games all, this Summer in Sections 1 to 18, no tie break in Sections 18 to 23)The single sex teams play six sets comprising four singles and two doubles.

The Junior Winter competitions run from April to August and the Summer competitions run from October to March with a long break over the Christmas period.