Category: Club News

Māori in Tennis Survey

Tennis NZ and Aotearoa Māori Tennis Association have come together to grow, connect, and provide better access to tennis for whānau Māori in Aotearoa. As we develop a bi-cultural partnership to achieve this, we hope to understand the experiences of tangata whenua within tennis in Aotearoa.  By taking part in this survey you will go into the draw to win: -1 of 5 $50 Prezzie Cards -A Tennis racket -Other awesome prizes You will also contribute to growing our tamariki and whanau in the sport of Tennis as we walk this path together. The Survey is open to whānau Māori over the age of 16

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Hear from Coach Clayton McMillan

Please see the attached details of the upcoming opportunity and fundraiser for Ōtūmoetai College Get ready for an exceptional event as the Ōtūmoetai College and Barbarians Rugby fundraiser returns, promising an evening filled with excitement. Join us for captivating stories and insights from the Chiefs Head Coach, Clayton McMillan, accompanied by delightful food and an array of incredible auction items. Your presence at this event will not only guarantee an enjoyable experience but also provide vital support for ŌTC Sport.  Date: Friday 5th April Venue: Mount Golf Club

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JUNIORS News: AON TNZ Junior Nationals Teams Event – Waikato Bays Team Announced!

A massive congratulations to 5 WBOP juniors who got selected to represent Waikato Bays at this year’s Juniors Teams event in the April holidays. Well done Matthew Finn, Fletcher Percy, Jasmine Bonello, Laura Ruegg, Shylah Hutchesson. Well done and thank you to the dedicated parents and coaches making it happen for them!  17s Flynn McGregorPaxton MalingThando ThebeMatthew FinnAnnabel ChapmanZoe DriscollMansi GiriBelle Kinnear 14sCharles KindtHarry DriscollMayank GiriFletcher PercySophie WeddSophia MorrisKendra WiseJasmine Bonello 12sHarry NicollThierry SmithHugo WeddBruno ReedLaura RueggNomsa ThebeShylah HutchesonAmelia Horrocks

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WBOP Junior Interclub AFTER Xmas 2023/24: Starts Sat, 17 Feb – Entries Open

Term 1 is full of junior tennis: Interclub; Waikato Bays Intra Regionals (2 weekends); WBOP club champs; WBOP/BOP Secondary Schools Championship, 20 March. Junior interclub before Xmas was messy! This was due to not all participating clubs submitting teams by the deadline, not attending the seeding meeting, managers not recording results till the end of interclub, and managers not reading the Interclub Rules. Entering your teams’ request(s): please ensure your ‘manager’ entry is correct (email, mobile); select your regulars in the team bit, you can select several ‘Recorders’, even the entire team to help the manager out. Make sense to select the manager’s

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