Senior Competitive Membership

The following Tennis Otago Grades are available for Senior Competitive Members for the 2019-20 season (subject to entries). (Note: new Club members are subject to evaluation). Taieri Club teams are based on your Club ladder position and the decision of the Senior Club Captain.

Division 1 (teams must be mixed gender)

Matches are played on Saturdays at 1 pm at either Logan park, Edgar Centre or Clubs.  Teams are made up of three men and three women. Play three men’s singles, three women’s singles, one men’s doubles, one women’s doubles, one mixed doubles. Each team is to provide three pairs of new balls each week.

Dates: Saturday 5 October 2019 – 21 March 2020.

Singles format:  two tie breaker sets (long duece), and a super tiebreak to 10 if required
Doubles format :  two tie breaker sets (short duece), and a super tiebreak to 10 if required.  The number one can play in any doubles combination.

Division 2 (teams may be mixed gender)

Matches are played on Saturdays at 1 pm at either Logan park, Edgar Centre or Clubs.  Team of four playing four singles and two doubles. Each team is to provide two pairs of new balls each week.

Dates: Saturday 5 October 2019 – 21 March 2020.

Singles format:  two tie breaker sets (long duece), and a super tiebreak to 10 if required.
Doubles format :  two tie breaker sets (short duece), and a super tiebreak to 10 if required.  The number one can play in any doubles combination.

Mixed Doubles (Section 1)

Matches are played on Saturdays at 1 pm at either Logan Park, Edgar Centre or at Clubs.  Team of two men and two women. Each team is to provide one pair of new balls and one pair of good balls each week.

Dates: Saturday 5 October 2019 – 21 March 2020.

Format: All play doubles, mixed doubles, and reversed mixed. Best of two tie breaker sets (short duece), and a standard tiebreak to 7 if required.

Mixed Doubles (Section 2)

Matches are played on Saturdays at 1 pm at either Logan Park, Edgar Centre or at Clubs.  Team of two men and two women. Each team is to provide one pair of new balls and one pair of good balls each week.

Dates: Saturday 5 October 2019 – 21 March 2020.

Format: All play doubles, mixed doubles, and reversed mixed. Best of 17 games (short duece).

Tuesday Senior Interclub

Matches are played on Tuesdays at 7 pm at Edgar Centre.  Team of two men and two women. Each team is to provide two pair of new balls each week.

Dates:  Tuesday 15 October 2019 – 24 March 2020.

Format: One men’s singles, one women’s singles, one men’s doubles, one women’s doubles, one mixed doubles. Best of two tie breaker sets (short duece), and a standard tiebreak to 7 if required.

Useful Documents

Taieri Membership Form 2019-20 (new window)

Tennis Otago Tecnifibre Senior Interclub Rules 2018-19 (new window)