Reminder – Fun Tennis Seniors 35+ Event in January

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Jan 102021
 

A reminder that registrations for this fabulous event close on Monday 18th January. If you’re over 35 and keen for a fun, social, competitive hit of tennis, sign up with the other Hills players that have already nominated!!

Details in the previous post below.

Calling all bored tennis players 35+!!

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Dec 272020
 
Calling all bored tennis players 35+!!

Tennis Seniors Assoc is hosting a Doubles Tennis Event Friday 22nd Jan (evening) and Saturday 23rd Jan (all day). It will be held at their Greenhill Road courts in the city. It is designed to be a fun, social, yet competitive round robin style tournament, with plenty of socialising to go along with the great [Read More…]

URGENT – Senior Men needed for Country Carnival team

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Dec 192020
 
URGENT - Senior Men needed for Country Carnival team

Hi everyone! Unfortunately due to Rafa and Rog pulling out, we are looking for 1 or 2 male players to join a team for Country Carnival in January. But here’s the catch  –  we only have until end of day tomorrow to round them up!  If you are a senior male player and were thinking [Read More…]

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Country Carnival – last chance to register!!

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Dec 112020
 
Country Carnival - last chance to register!!

To all senior and junior players interested in playing in Tennis SA’s Country Carnival – this Sunday is your last chance to register.   Juniors can register here. Seniors can register here.   Jo Casey, HTA President    

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Juniors – Love your tennis? Fun, FREE, Represent HTA, Register NOW!!

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Dec 062020
 

The Country Carnival Tennis Event is played from Thursday 7th to Sunday 10th January 2021. Registrations remain OPEN.  This a FREE event for all junior players from the Hills Tennis Association. Played at Kensington Lawn TC the event has 2 hour match allocation so you never need to be there all day. Play against other [Read More…]

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Wet Weather Info

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Dec 052020
 
Wet Weather Info

Below is the rule regarding cancellation of matches if the weather is wet. We hope you get through today! Rule 11.2Wet Weather – Abandoning Matches All players are to attend their scheduled match. Supervisors/Captains may agree to abandon a match, provided it is later than half an hour (Juniors and Night Tennis) and one hour [Read More…]

Tennis is Back!!

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Dec 022020
 

Tennis is back this weekend. Per the new guidelines which went into effect on December 1, all tennis activities can resume immediately. This includes coaching, trainings and competitions. Everyone must adhere to social guidelines and check in at the venue of play Tennis competitions will be played this weekend, 4-5 December. Please note also Country [Read More…]

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2020 Country Carnival Nominations – Deadline 13th December!

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Nov 282020
 
2020 Country Carnival Nominations - Deadline 13th December!

The Country Carnival has been a tradition for country tennis players for many decades. This year it is being played on the magnificent lawn courts at Kensington Gardens from Thursday 9th January until Sunday 12th of January.   Juniors Nominations are open for any junior player in the HTA in 4 different age groups (10, [Read More…]

Tennis Restrictions update

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Nov 222020
 

Tennis SA have been doing a great job in keeping Clubs and Associations up to date with the ever-changing Covid situation. The latest information is below, but for the most accurate and up to date information, visit the Tennis SA website and check out their Latest News section. Competitions and organised matches All organised competitions [Read More…]

All tennis cancelled until further notice

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Nov 162020
 
All tennis cancelled until further notice

To our wonderful HTA family You would no doubt be aware of the current covid situation in our state, and of the restrictions that come into force from midnight tonight. As a result all HTA clubs are instructed to cease all tennis activities until further notice – this includes all formal matches, training, coaching and [Read More…]

Grass tournament – Murray Bridge!

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Nov 132020
 
Grass tournament - Murray Bridge!

Entries close next Wed, 18th Nov for the grass court championships at the Murray Bridge Lawn Tennis Assoc. This is the first time that MBLTA have offered their championship tournament to other associations – HTA and Great Southern TA – so let’s get involved!! The event is run over 2 Sundays – 22nd and 29th [Read More…]

Country Carnival Nominations – Deadline Monday 7th December!

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Nov 082020
 
Country Carnival Nominations - Deadline Monday 7th December!

The Country Carnival is the grassroots team tennis participation event that has a long and very proud history in South Australia. It is an opportunity for players to represent their Association and participate in a competitive yet fun and enjoyable environment. This year it will be played on the magnificent grass courts of Kensington Gardens [Read More…]

Fun social hit tonight in town at 5.30

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Nov 062020
 
Fun social hit tonight in town at 5.30

Tennis Seniors SA – Friday night open court sessions A reminder that Tennis Seniors SA are running a fun open court session tonight from 5.30 to approx. 8.00. Why not head down to Greenhill Road for some fun social tennis. All abilities welcome. Jo Casey, HTA President      

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Friday Night Social Tennis in the City!

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Nov 012020
 
Friday Night Social Tennis in the City!

Tennis Seniors SA – Friday night open court sessions Our good friends down at Tennis Seniors SA have started a new program on Friday nights 5.30-7.30. For a tiny $5, you can turn up and have a hit with some new friends. The synthetic surface is really fun to play on – not exactly grass, [Read More…]

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Lower Murray Grass Senior Championships – Nov 22 and 29

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Nov 012020
 
Lower Murray Grass Senior Championships - Nov 22 and 29

Lower Murray Grass Senior Championships – Sunday Nov 22 and 29 One of the great things to come out of this year is that Tennis Assocs in SA are keen to get more inter-association events (and rivalry!) happening. In the past this tournament has been a closed tournament to Murray Bridge Associations only, but in [Read More…]

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League Manager down

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Nov 012020
 
League Manager down

League Manager is currently down and has been all day. Don’t stress if you don’t get your scores entered on time, there will be no fines this weekend. Please enter scores when you see LM is back up and running. Thanks.   Jo Casey, HTA President      

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What we love about playing tennis in the Hills…

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Sep 302020
 

Thanks for all the wonderful entries in our recent competition. Congratulations to:Jessie (Echunga), Ann-Marie (Onkaparinga) and Mark (Stirling) who have all won a Dunlop Force 98 Tour racquet!! And well done to runners up: Charlotte (Hahndorf), Rohan (Onkaparinga) and Sheree (Crafers) who have all won a fabulous Dunlop racquet bag and a tin of balls. [Read More…]

News Update

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Sep 282020
 
News Update

                                                 Covid-safe plan As you would know, all clubs must have a covid-safe plan in place before any tennis can be played at that venue. These covid-safe plans are quite simple and quick to complete, and need to be submitted to both Tennis SA and the HTA.  Here is the link to the [Read More…]

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Last chance for racquet draw!

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Sep 262020
 
Last chance for racquet draw!

We’ve had some fabulous entries so far for our competition to win some great Dunlop racquets/bags/balls before the start of the new season. Any club member may enter, and you have until Wednesday 30th September to get your entries in!   Remember – we want to hear what you love most about playing tennis in [Read More…]

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It’s Competition Time!

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Sep 192020
 
It’s Competition Time!

Through its Dunlop sponsorship deal, the HTA would love to give away: ·       3 x Dunlop Force 98 Tour Racquets (with racquet cover) – full size racquets with 4½ inch grip; and ·       3 x Dunlop racquet bags, with a tin of balls To go into the draw to win, send an email to President [Read More…]

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Murray Bridge Lawn Tournament – mixed teams wanted!

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Sep 112020
 
Murray Bridge Lawn Tournament - mixed teams wanted!

In the lead up to the start of the Summer Tennis season, the Murray Bridge Lawn Tournament are looking for doubles pairs (or up to 4 players in the team) to participate in their fun and friendly mixed tournament which will be held over two Sundays – Sept 20 and 27. Each match will involve [Read More…]

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Tennis Carnival October long weekend for 35+

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Sep 112020
 
Tennis Carnival October long weekend for 35+

Here’s a fun way to ease into the tennis season for our members who are 35+. As a means of helping shed the gloom of COVID and winter and as preparation for summer tennis, Tennis Seniors SA are conducting a fun carnival on 3 and 4 October for 35yo+. We’d love to see a strong HTA representation [Read More…]

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Nominations – due soon!

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Sep 042020
 
Nominations - due soon!

A reminder that team nominations are now open for upcoming HTA seasons and will close soon. Saturday Juniors – to be sent to JAC by Sept 20th using the nominations forms sent out. Saturday Seniors – online via League Manager and with a Word document summary of the nominated team to SAC by 15th Sept. [Read More…]

Grass Social Tournament in Murray Bridge – Join the Fun!

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Aug 282020
 
Grass Social Tournament in Murray Bridge - Join the Fun!

Hi Everyone.   The Murray Bridge Lawn TA have planned a social, yet competitive tournament to be held over 3 Sundays in September. It will be a Hopman Style Tournament, with teams of up to 4 players being permitted. Teams can be men’s, women’s or mixed. The format for each match is one double to [Read More…]

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Covid Requirements for all Clubs

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Aug 202020
 
Covid Requirements for all Clubs

As the Summer Season draws closer, we want to make sure that all of our member clubs are aware of their responsibilities with regards to the current covid situation.   Access to latest Community Tennis Guidelines and latest covid info available on the Tennis SA website:   Covid Marshal Required for all activities The HTA [Read More…]

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Ball Orders 20-21

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Aug 132020
 
Ball Orders 20-21

HTA Affiliated clubs are able to order balls for the coming season at an at cost price. This price will only be available for the August HTA bulk order, due back with payment by the 27th August 2020. Please click here to access the ball order invoice/order form.

AGM & Senior/Junior Conference

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Aug 092020
 
AGM & Senior/Junior Conference

We are excited to be catching up with all of our member clubs at the AGM and Senior Junior Conference tomorrow night – 10th August 2020. See below for Agenda links. Please note that there will be a Tennis SA representative present on the night. We have asked them to discuss current Covid19 requirements for [Read More…]

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Upcoming AGM/Senior/Junior Conference

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Jul 172020
 
Upcoming AGM/Senior/Junior Conference

Hi there HTA Family!   It’s been an interesting few months (to say the least!). Thankfully though (fingers crossed), we are able to look at getting the 20-21 HTA Summer Season up and running again.   Our AGM had to be delayed because of the covid situation and will now be combined with the Senior/Junior [Read More…]

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Winter Tennis Opportunities

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May 192020
 
Winter Tennis Opportunities

Junior Winter Tennis   Hills Tennis participates as one club in the SDTA Winter Tennis Competition which is commencing on the 13th of June. Players can nominate via: https://www.trybooking.com/BIVJX   Competition Info   2020 Junior Key Dates Online nominations open, Wed 13 May Online nominations close, Sun 31 May Start of season, Sat 13 June [Read More…]

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Tennis SA Winter Pennant – nominations close soon

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May 142020
 
Tennis SA Winter Pennant - nominations close soon

Hello all!   With the gradual lifting of restrictions in SA, Tennis SA is planning to go ahead with a shortened Winter Pennant season, starting on 6th June. The Stirling Club is currently taking nominations from interested senior players. Nominations close very shortly, so if you are interested, please contact Bill Walter at Stirling – [Read More…]

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