VicTennis LGBTIQ+ Hard Court Championships (GLTA Sanctioned)
September 23-25, 2022
As the winter cold leaves us, we return to the Melbourne hard courts to celebrate Spring and the AFL Grand Final Weekend playing at Albert Reserve Friday 23 to Sunday 25 September.
We have all gender singles and doubles draws and women’s singles draws. A staple of the VicTennis calendar, events do have a history of selling out early so make sure to sign up early to secure your place.
Lunch is provided on all three days with a players party on the Saturday night.
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The Ballarat LGBTIQ+ Championships are now just two weeks away and we can't wait to return to regional Victoria on the indoor courts.
VicTennis will take over the indoor courts of Ballarat on July 9 and 10 and entries are still open across all grades in both singles and doubles. Click here to register.
Whether you are a seasoned competitor or taking the first step into tournaments, there's a grade to suit you - anyone unsure of their grade is encouraged to speak with a committee member or message on our socials.
GLTA points are on offer and there will be plenty of social opportunities as well with our players party taking place on the Saturday night at Piano Bar Ballarat.
Anyone wishing to attend the players party should secure their place via the Piano Bar website by clicking here. Numbers are limited - be sure to mention you are part of the VicTennis group to ensure everyone is sat together.
If you haven't already click here to register for the Ballarat LGBTIQ+ Championships. Registrations close Monday, July 4.
It was an explosive end to our Monday night competition with the Volcanoes triumphing over Racq Pacq!
While Melbourne's familiar rain clouds continued to threaten a washout for the second week in a row, the courts stayed dry much to the joy of our finalists.
There was nothing to split the two teams after the first four sets, however in the second round of matches the Volcanoes were able to break away and never look back - winning 6 of the final 8 sets to produce an 8-4 victory.
Star performers on the night were Garth Ebelthite, Matt Prince and Wayne Zabel who each went undefeated throughout the night for the Volcanoes.
Congratulations to the Volcanoes who never left the top two places on the ladder all competition on their way to victory and also to Racq Pacq who were able to shake off a slow start in the rounds to surge all the way to the final.
With temperatures dropping, our next competition is planned to begin in late August. Keep your eyes out for registrations as the date draws closer.