Tennis

Horsham Area Primary Schools Tennis Leagues

Catchment

·       Any primary school in the Horsham District

Lead organisers

·       Horsham Sports Services

Support Organisations

·       Horsham Tennis Club

Venue

·       Horsham Tennis Club

Age/gender/eligibility

·       Year 3+4 pupils of any gender

·       Year 5+6 pupils of any gender

·       Younger pupils can play at school discretion

Team size/entry

·       4 players per team

·       Schools may draw from a squad of players rather than having to field same players each week

·       One team per school per division initially but if there is spare capacity (6 teams maximum per age group) by the entry deadline schools will be offered the opportunity to enter additional teams

Dates/times

·       Fridays 6, 13 and 20 May 2022 (age group events to run simultaneously)

·       Individual tournament on Friday 27 May 2022

·       All meetings 4-6pm

Cost

·       £20 per team meeting

·       £5 per player for individual event

Weather considerations

·       If a cancellation decision is necessary, all efforts will be made to communicate to schools in good time

Kit considerations

·       Children should bring their own racquet although there will be a supply of spares available if needed

Parking and spectators

·       Car parking is available at Horsham Sports Club  

Rules

·       Rules download (to follow soon)

Format Guidance

·       Fixtures will be advised shortly after entry deadline referred to below.

·       Each team likely to have one team match per week within which each player plays 4 individual matches

Contact person

·       Ian Ford – Ian@horshamsportsservices.co.uk / 07764 146338

Booking Links/Deadline

·       Booking Link – deadline 29/4/22

·       Please specify clearly which age group(s)

Conditions

·       Invoicing will be undertaken at booking deadline

·       No refunds will be issued for schools/teams that drop out after booking deadline

·       Additional teams can be accepted after the booking deadline at the discretion of the organisers