AJL 2020: Nominations Now Open

With the Covid-19 lockdown, all junior BRTA and MDJTA players will have been ‘chomping at the bit’ to get back to competitive tennis. Both Associations are planning to resume normal local competition in line with regular season dates as soon as government and sports authorities determine it is safe to do so. Tennis Victoria has advised Associations to prepare for...
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20th May 2020: BRTA’s Competition Update

The Bayside Regional Tennis Association wishes to advise all players that the current Junior Saturday and Sunday Morning Competitions and the Ladies Mid-week seasons (Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday) have now been abandoned. We do not take this decision lightly and regret not being able to complete the current seasons and return to competition play.  We are advising this now so...
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15th May 2020: Covid-19 Update

By now you will all be aware that the Federal, State and Local Governments have started easing some of the restrictions that have limited access to tennis facilities.  You can find the latest Tennis Victoria update here: BRTA features clubs located in many different municipalities and each local council has varying conditions on clubs reopening. We welcome the return to...
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BRTA Update – May 2nd, 2020

Preparations for review of Victoria State of Emergency and Stage 3 Activity Restrictions Dear BRTA Participant, As you will be aware, both the State and Federal Governments are indicating that they will review the current State of Emergency and Stage 3 Activity Restrictions in the coming week.  There is no way of knowing what the outcome of this review will...
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Tennis Victoria Cups Teams Announced

Congratulations to all the children who trialled at Dendy Park in February for positions in both the Wayne Arthurs Cup (10 & Under) and Frank Sedgman Cup (11 & Under) teams.   There were over 60 nominations from Bayside Clubs and the standard was exceptionally high.  It was a fun afternoon of tennis played as a round robin in front of...
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Pat Cash Cup 2020: BRTA Juniors Make the Grand Final

Bayside Regional Tennis Association came up just short after a magnificent weekend of tennis in Yarrawonga at the end of February.  It was the first time in the events 17 year history that BRTA had entered a team in this annual Tennis Victoria event.  Despite lacking experience it was a weekend none of the team members or support crew will...
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MARCH 23RD UPDATE OF TENNIS VICTORIA GUIDELINES

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic all sanctioned BRTA competitions are currently suspended until Monday 20th April, 2020.  This includes Seniors, Juniors, Midweek Ladies and Night competitions.  We do not make this decision lightly and have given many options due consideration.  As a Member Association of Tennis Australia we decided at these challenging times we should follow the advice of our National...
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BRTA teams excel in their first Daphne Fancutt Shield appearance

Congratulations to the ten BRTA Players that made history by representing BRTA in the Daphne Fancutt Shield played 18 & 19th January, 2020 at Doveton Tennis Club.   BRTA was honoured to accept the generous offer from Waverley Tennis to enter a team in this long-running, annual inter-Associations event.  The event honours Daphne Fancutt  – one of Australia’s tennis greats,  having been...
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Trail Blazing Teen plays Bayside

Grace Park Hawthorn Club have a new player participating in Sunday morning Junior Competition starting February 2020. Sally Schwartz is 16 years old and is currently Australia’s top-ranked women’s wheelchair tennis player at 67th in the world along with being the World No. 10 girls junior wheelchair player.  Sally has medical issues with her hips and knees and walks with the...
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