What a great way to spend these lovely sunny days outside!!

Waihopai Tennis Club  will continue offering Junior Squad Coaching Sessions, Community Play and a new revised Junior tennis Competition in Term 4. We are also introducing Primary School Pickleball!


This programme is for introductory to beginner’s using smaller tennis courts, racquets and softer balls. Covers the fundamentals of ball and racquet skills with an emphasis on fun. Parents are welcome to get on the court and get involved in the fun too!

Where: Badminton Southland, Surrey Park, Invercargill

When: Thursdays Oct 24th- Nov 28th 2019

Time: 5-8 year olds  –  3.45pm – 4.30pm

9-12 year olds  –  4.30pm – 5.15pm

Cost: $20 (Racquets provided if necessary)


Junior squad coaching follows on from Community Play and a minimum skill requirement is needed to attend these sessions and will be assessed by coaches.

Where: Waihopai Tennis Courts, Duke St

When: Tuesday 22nd Oct  – 26th Nov 2019

Time: 4:00 – 5:00pm

Cost: No cost to attend junior squad coaching however players must be a member of the tennis club. All equipment provided if needed.

Primary School Pickleball (Yr 4-8)

4 week introduction to the fun, new  game of Pickleball for Year 4-8. Its a combination of badminton, tennis and table tennis. Rules are simple, its easy to learn, can be played by any age and its a lot of FUN!

Where: Waihopai Tennis Courts, Duke St, Invercargill

When: Monday 21st Oct  – 11th Nov  2019

Time: 4:00 – 5:00pm

Cost: $10


This is an opportunity for junior players to experience regular matchplay. This is a 6 week competition for all beginner- intermediate players 16 years and under. Each player will play approximately 3 shortened singles matches each week with the aim to improve play and progress through the courts graded on ability with the aim to reach “top court”.

Where: Waihopai Tennis Club

When: Saturday Oct 26th – Nov 30th

Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm.

For all programmes register online at: www.waihopaitennis.com. Email [email protected] for more information.